Speakers on world affairs

Take a global perspective on geopolitics, economics and international relations from economists, politicians and renowned journalists

Browse our roster of the most sought-after speakers on world affairs. These speakers cover topics such as the global economy, current events and emerging economies to politics, financial markets and the environment.

World affairs speakers

Kemal Dervis Speaker
Vice president & director of Global Economy & Development at The Brookings Institution
Bertrand Piccard Speaker
Explorer, balloonist and President of the Solar Impulse Project
Sean Pillot de Chenecey Speaker
An inspirational speaker, best-selling author and insight/innovation/strategy expert, who has consulted for some of the world’s biggest brands
Karl Pilny Speaker
Renowned Asia and investment expert, international business lawyer, founder and managing director of Asia21
Jurgen Stark Speaker
Former member executive board & chief economist of the European Central Bank
Susie Wolff speaker
Formula one race car driver, businesswoman, motivational and inspirational female speaker
Bert Rurup Speaker
Former chairman of the economy and social, demographic and pension expert
Huang Yiping Speaker
Professor and Deputy Dean of the National School of Development, Peking University and Member of the People’s Bank of China’s Monetary Policy Committee, 2015 – 2018
Didier Marlier Speaker
Didier’s passion is to understand the impact that the emerging Disruption Economy has on strategy, organizations and leadership
Benita Ferrero-Waldner Speaker
Former European commissioner for external relations & European neighbourhood policy