Imagine if half the world's population were to reach its full potential. How would this advance progress on economic, societal and political issues?
Dimensions to be addressed: - The girl effect and the graduate effect - Interventions to close gender gaps - New models of leadership
• Michelle Bachelet, Undersecretary-General, United Nations Women (UN Women), New York • Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer, Facebook, USA; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012; Young Global Leader • Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu, Chair, The Elders, South Africa • Talal Al Zain, Chief Executive Officer, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, Bahrain; Global Agenda Council on Private Capital
Opening Remarks by • Yingluck Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand
Moderated by • Nicholas D. Kristof, Columnist, The New York Times, USA