Women Rule: Power and Purpose

March 15, 2016
11:30 am - 12:45 pm EDT


Tuesday, March 15

11:30 am EDT Welcome remarks: Women Rule     Watch On-Demand
  • Alexis Williams, Executive Director of Events, POLITICO
  • Laurie Fabiano, President, The Tory Burch Foundation
11:35 am EDT Panel conversation     Watch On-Demand
  • Jay Newton Small, Correspondent, TIME Magazine; Author, Broad Influence: How Women are Changing the Way America Works
  • Kathleen Sebelius, Former United States Secretary of Health and Human Services
  • Moderated by Luiza Savage, Editorial Director of Events, POLITICO
12:15 pm EDT Keynote interview     Watch On-Demand
  • Laura Bush, Former First Lady of the United States
  • Onaba Payab, 2014 Valedictorian and Graduate, The American University of Afghanistan
  • Dr. Sakena Yacoobi, CEO, Afghan Institute of Learning
  • Moderated by Susan Glasser, Editor, POLITICO

About this conference

Join us for captivating conversations with powerful women who are leading change in their societies.


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