Hosted by Meridian in partnership with Gallup and the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, the first annual Global Leadership Summit will take place on October 12, 2012, in the nation’s capital. This year’s Ball and Global Leadership Summit will be co-chaired by Mr. Jay L. Johnson, chairman and CEO of General Dynamics, and Mrs. Sydney McNiff Johnson. The Summit will convene a cross-section of international and domestic policy makers, corporate and diplomatic leaders, academics, and members of the media to explore more efficient, effective ways to address global economic and social challenges.
The Summit is structured around a series of panel discussions with high-profile thinkers and “doers.” Discussions will examine broad themes such as:
|Meridian Global Leadership Summit 2012|
|Number of Attendees:||250|
|Impact Areas:||Business and Trade, Civic Engagement, Cultural Diplomacy, Education, Energy and the Environment, Entrepreneurship, Foreign Policy, Global Health, Governance and Transparency, Human and Civil Rights, Media and Journalism, Public Diplomacy, Science and Technology, Security, Volunteerism, Youth Leadership Development|
|Partners:||Public Sector, Diplomatic Corps, Individuals/Donors, Private Sector|