CAF-LSE Conference

Second Annual CAF-LSE Global South Conference:

Geopolitics and the Global South: Challenges of the Emerging Order  

Date: Friday 16 January 2015   9AM to 5.30PM

Location: Shaw Library, 6th floor Old Building 

This ticket is free and open to the public. We expect the conference to attract a wide audience. In order to ensure your seat in the Shaw Library, we suggest you arrive early.

In case the conference is oversubscribed, we will have additional space in the overflow room.

The conference is SOLD OUT. You can live stream the event on the LSE LIVE| website.

Please click here| to see the full programme. 

Confirmed Speakers (in order of appearance):

Chris Alden|, Director of the Global South Unit

Stuart Corbridge|, Deputy Director of the LSE

Enrique García|, President of CAF

Keynote Address: President Ricardo Lagos|, former President of Chile (2000-2006

Ambassador H.H.S Viswanathan|, Observer Research Foundation India.

Professor Zhongying Pang|, Renmin University of China (RUC)

Professor Didier Opertti Badán, Former Foreign Minister of Uruguay

Dan Restrepo|, Former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Western

Hemisphere Affairs, National Security Council

Professor Maxine Molyneux|, Institute of the Americas, UCL

Jose Antonio Ocampo|, director of the Economic and Political Development Concentration in the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Harinder Kohli|, President Emerging Markets Forum

Jean-Louis Ekra, President and Chairman of the African Import-Export Bank

Professor Matias Spektor|, Fundación Getulio Vargas and CAF-LSE Fellow 2014

Guillermo Fernandez de Soto|, Director of CAF’s Office for Europe and Former Minister of

Foreign Affairs of Colombia.

Domitilla Sagramoso |Lecturer in Security and Development, King's College

José Miguel Insulza|, Secretary General of the OAS

Dino Mahtani, former correspondent FT and Reuters, former investigator for UN Security Council

Professor Christopher Hughes|, Head of the International Relations Department, LSE

Closing Keynote Address:  H.E. José María Aznar|, Former President of the Government of Spain

For further questions and information, please contact Dr Caroline Varin|,  conference organiser.





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