Speakers

John Adler

Director, Mayor’s Office of Pensions and Investments and chief pension investment advisor, New York City Retirement Systems (United States)

2:25pm – 3:25pmTHE S IN ESG: THE LABOUR FORCE, THE JUST TRANSITION AND A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR WORKERS

Yuen Yuen Ang

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan (United States)

11:45am – 12:45pmTHE CHINESE CENTURY

Moty Avisar

Chief executive and co-founder, Surgical Theatre (Israel)

10:00am – 10:45amSUSTAINED WELLNESS AND LONGEVITY ASSISTED BY TECHNOLOGY

Vonda Brunsting

Program manager, The Just Transition Project, Initiative for Responsible Investment, The Hauser Institute for Civil Liberty at the Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School (United States)

2:25pm – 3:25pmTHE S IN ESG: THE LABOUR FORCE, THE JUST TRANSITION AND A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR WORKERS

John Clippinger

Research scientist, MIT Media Labs; Big Data Working Group Member at the World Economic Forum (United States)

10:30am – 11:25amWHAT WILL THE WORLD LOOK LIKE IN 30 YEARS AND HOW TO INVEST IN IT

Jason Connelly

Managing director, business strategy, Axioma (United States)

10:30am – 11:25amWHAT WILL THE WORLD LOOK LIKE IN 30 YEARS AND HOW TO INVEST IN IT

Benjamin Davis

Chief executive, Octopus Real Estate (United Kingdom)

10:00am – 10:45amSUSTAINED WELLNESS AND LONGEVITY ASSISTED BY TECHNOLOGY

Aubrey De Grey

Chief science officer, SENS Research Foundation (United States)

9:10am – 10:00amREIMAGINING AGEING

Sonal Desai

Chief investment officer, fixed income, Franklin Templeton Investors (United States)

3:00pm – 3:30pmMODERN MONETARY THEORY AND POPULISM

Marcie Frost

Chief executive, California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) (United States)

10:00am – 10:45amSUSTAINED WELLNESS AND LONGEVITY ASSISTED BY TECHNOLOGY

William Haseltine

Chair and president, ACCESS Health International (United States)

11:15am – 12:15pmHARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL HERO

Rebecca Henderson

John and Natty McCarthur University Professor, Harvard Business School (United States)

2:20pm – 3:20pmINEQUALITY AND THE FUTURE OF CAPITALISM

Jill Jackson

Managing director, The Big Exchange (United Kingdom)

3:45pm – 4:30pmWHY IMPACT INVESTING IS THE FUTURE OF INVESTING

Stephanie Kelton

Professor of Public Policy and Economics, Stony Brook University (United States)

2:00pm – 3:00pmMODERN MONETARY THEORY

William Kirby

T. M. Chang Professor of China studies, Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration, Harvard University (United States)

11:45am – 12:45pmTHE CHINESE CENTURY

Stephen Kotkin

Professor of History and International Affairs, Princeton University (United States)

9:30am – 10:30amTRUMP AMERICA AND THE WORLD

Soyoung Lee

Landon and Lavinia Clay chief curator, Harvard Art Museums (United States)

7:00pm – 10:00pmOFFICIAL CONFERENCE DINNER – HARVARD ART MUSEUMS

Nick Leschly

Chief executive, Bluebird Bio (United States)

12:15pm – 1:00pmTHE CUTTING EDGE OF BIOMEDICINE AND INNOVATION

David McCormick

Co-chief executive, Bridgewater Associates (United States)

5:00pm – 5:40pmCREATING A CULTURE OF EXCELLENCE IN A CHANGING WORLD

Amol Mehra

Managing director, Freedom Fund (United States)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

Kate Murtagh

Chief compliance officer; managing director for sustainable investing, Harvard Management Company (United States)

4:30pm – 5:30pmINVESTING IN AN SDG FRAMEWORK

Timea Nagy

Chief executive; author, Timea's Cause (Canada)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

Debra Netschert

Managing director and manager, Prudential Jennison Health Sciences Fund, PGIM Jennison (United States)

12:15pm – 1:00pmTHE CUTTING EDGE OF BIOMEDICINE AND INNOVATION

Anna Pot

Manager, responsible investments, APG Asset Management (Netherlands)

4:30pm – 5:30pmINVESTING IN AN SDG FRAMEWORK

Sharon Prince

Chair and president, Grace Farms (United States)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

Fiona Reynolds

Chief executive, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) (United Kingdom)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

Leonardo Sakamoto

Journalist; member of board of trustees, UN Trust Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery; Commissioner, The Financial Sector Commission on Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking (Brazil)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

George Serafeim

Charles M Williams Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School (United States)

4:00pm – 5:00pmTHE FUTURE OF WORK AND HUMAN CAPITAL

Shuaib Siddiqui

Director, impact investing, Surdna Foundation (United States)

3:45pm – 4:30pmWHY IMPACT INVESTING IS THE FUTURE OF INVESTING

Anders Stromblad

Head of external managers and alternative investments, AP Fonden 2 (AP2) (Sweden)

1:25pm – 2:25pmCAN THE FINANCE INDUSTRY HELP CRACK MODERN SLAVERY?

Cyrus Taraporevala

President and chief executive, State Street Global Advisors (United States)

12:45pm – 1:25pmFIDUCIARY INVESTING IN 10 YEARS: PREDICTIONS FOR AN UNCERTAIN WORLD

Colin Tate

Chief executive, Conexus Financial (Australia)

8:15am – 8:30amWELCOME

Michael Trotsky

Executive director and chief investment officer, Massachusetts PRIM (United States)

3:20pm – 4:00pmINVESTORS FOR THE FUTURE

Eduard van Gelderen

Chief investment officer, The Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) (Canada)

3:20pm – 4:00pmINVESTORS FOR THE FUTURE

Erik van Leeuwen

Head of fixed income portfolio engineering and trading, Robeco (Netherlands)

4:30pm – 5:30pmINVESTING IN AN SDG FRAMEWORK

Luis Viceira

George E. Bates Professor in the Finance Unit and Senior Associate Dean for Executive Education at Harvard Business School (United States)

1:30pm – 2:20pmINTEREST RATES AND LONG-TERM INVESTING

Scott Weber

President, Interpeace (Switzerland)

4:30pm – 5:30pmINVESTING IN AN SDG FRAMEWORK

Amanda White

Director of institutional content, Conexus Financial (Australia)

4:30pm – 5:30pmINVESTING IN AN SDG FRAMEWORK

Chris Winiarz

Chief investment officer, Lakeview Capital Management (United States)

12:15pm – 1:00pmTHE CUTTING EDGE OF BIOMEDICINE AND INNOVATION

David Wood

Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy and the Director of the Initiative for Responsible Investment at the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations, Harvard Kennedy School (United States)

2:25pm – 3:25pmTHE S IN ESG: THE LABOUR FORCE, THE JUST TRANSITION AND A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE FOR WORKERS

Danielle Wood

Assistant Professor of Media Arts and Sciences; Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT Media Lab (United States)

10:30am – 11:25amWHAT WILL THE WORLD LOOK LIKE IN 30 YEARS AND HOW TO INVEST IN IT

Kim Wright-Violich

Managing partner, Tideline (United States)

3:45pm – 4:30pmWHY IMPACT INVESTING IS THE FUTURE OF INVESTING

Patrick Zweifel

Chief economist, Pictet Asset Management (Switzerland)

8:30am – 9:10amDEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES AND LONGEVITY