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Collaboration Post-2015: Where Can Partnerships Take Development?

Thursday, January 15, 9-11 a.m.
Newseum, Knight Conference Room
555 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20001

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Moderated by:
Anne-Marie Slaughter, CEO, New America
Raj Kumar, President & Editor in Chief, Devex


Looking post-2015, how can we take PPP’s to scale?
Sinead Andersen

Senior Manager, Advocacy and Public Policy and Representative to the United Nations, GAVI 

Andrew Levin
Principal Associate - Food Security and Agriculture, Abt Associates

Lauren A. Marks
Director of Private Sector Engagement for PEPFAR, U.S. Department of State, Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy (S/GAC)

Sarah Thorn
Senior Director of Federal Government Relations, Wal-Mart

Local Innovation Spotlight
Getachew Teshome

Managing Director and Co-Founder, Innopia Electromechanical Solutions

What enabling environment is needed to encourage innovation from the local private sector?
Randall Kempner

Exec. Dir., Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs

Ziad Hamoui
President - Executive Committee, Borderless Alliance 

Mike Kubzansky
VP Intellectual Capital, Omidyar Network

How is development changing as a result of partnerships?
Ricardo Michel

Director, Center for Transformational Partnerships, USAID


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