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      December 8, 2012

      Saturday   9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

      566 LaGuardia Place (Washington Square South)
      New York, New York 10012

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      The World In 2013 Festival

      The Economist's fourth annual World In… festival, which coincides with The World in 2013 publication. The festival includes two days of eye-opening panels, performances and events.
      Saturday tickets are $75 each. The event features a day full of debate, discussion and interactive activities. Hear about the future of the economy, media, sports, technology, innovation and more. Featured speakers include:
      Daniel Franklin, executive editor, The Economist; editor, The World in 2013

      Haya Al Nassar, director of communications, Qatar Foundation
      Paola Antonelli, senior curator, MoMA
      Michelle Bachelet, under-secretary-general and executive director, UN Women
      Dan Barber, executive chef and co-owner, Blue Hill
      Inyang Bassey, performing artist and vocalist
      Zanny Minton Beddoes, economics editor, The Economist
      Ian Bremmer, president, Eurasia Group
      Richard A. Clarke, author “Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It”
      Steve Crossan, director, Google Cultural Institute
      Esther Dyson, chairman, EDventure Holdings
      William Easterly, professor at New York University
      Daniel Ek, founder, Spotify
      Robert Lane Greene, business correspondent, The Economist
      Rachel Sterne Haot, chief digital officer, New York City
      Larry Harvey, founder, Burning Man
      Charlotte Howard, health care correspondent, The Economist
      Shirley Ann Jackson, president, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
      Jeff Jarvis, author "Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live"
      Daniel Kraft, executive director, FutureMed Program
      Fred Krupp, president, Environmental Defense Fund
      Natasha Loder, Midwest correspondent, The Economist
      Dambisa Moyo, author “Winner Take All”
      Marvin Odum, president, Shell Oil Company
      Peter Orszag, vice-chairman of global banking, Citigroup
      Amanda Palmer, musician and social media artist
      Steven Pinker, professor, Harvard University
      Will Tracy, editor, The Onion
      Christine Todd Whitman, co-chair, Clean and Safe Energy Coalition

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