Global Challenge, Corporate Solutions: The Clinton Global Initiative

President Bill Clinton and The Economist invite you to join leaders in government and business, as well as a select group of your peers working in corporate responsibility, at a timely meeting, Global Challenges, Corporate Solutions: Creating Value for Business and Society.

In response to the current economic crisis, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) is helping the world's leading companies identify profitable approaches, build partnerships, and implement projects to effect positive change. Participate in discussions on four Action Areas in which companies can utilize their core business expertise when addressing social and environmental challenges: Leveraging Innovation for Development, Financing a Sustainable Future, Fostering Human Capital, and Investing in Infrastructure. Admission is free but space is limited. Please contact CGI for more information.

Creating Value for Business and Society
Date: May 11, 2009
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Sessions: Panel discussion followed by facilitated discussion groups
Location: Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers, Executive Conference Center, 811 7th Avenue (between 52nd and 53rd St), New York City

Program participants:
President Bill Clinton, 42nd President of the United States; Founding Chairman, Clinton Global Initiative
Robert Banack, Vice President, Dundee Capital Markets
Matthew Bishop, New York Bureau Chief and American Business Editor, The Economist; Co-author, Philanthrocapitalism
Gary M. Cohen, Executive Vice President, BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company)
Carlos Dominguez, Senior Vice President, Office of the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Cisco
John Podesta, President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for American Progress; Co-chairman, Obama Transition Team
Dina Habib Powell, Managing Director, Global Head of Corporate Engagement, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Judith Rodin, President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Reggie Van Lee, Senior Vice President for Nonprofit Business Efforts, Booz Allen Hamilton
Mark Way, Head of Sustainability Issue Management and Reporting, Swiss Reinsurance Company

For more information, please contact Zak Miller at 212-710-4478 or