NEW YORK, September 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Concordia, the new Yorknonprofit that builds partnerships for social impact, holds its 2021 annual summit during the week of September 20. Concordia’s signature collection will take place in a hybrid format, with in-person and digital programming from September 20-22 and digital programming only on September 23.
While maintaining its position as the premier forum on global affairs alongside the United Nations General Assembly, Concordia’s 11th annual summit will bring together key leaders, politicians, leaders of nonprofits and entrepreneurs of today. hui to explore the greatest challenges of our time through the prism of collaboration. The annual summit takes place at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel and on SpotMe.
Speakers include: John Kerry, United States Presidency Special Envoy for Climate; Gerard Boulanger, editor, Wall Street Journal; Stephanie Benedetto, Founder, Queen of Raw; Iván Duque Marquez; president of Colombia; Mrs Monica Geingos, First Lady, Republic of Namibia; Hon. Ro Khanna, Representing, California 17th District, US House of Representatives; Stephen macmillan, CEO, Hologic; Dr Dambisa Moyo, Director, Versaca Investments; Dr. Mehmet Oz, professor of surgery, Columbia university; Kate williams, CEO, 1% for the planet; Michael Waltz, Representative of Florida 6th District, United States House of Representatives; Gillian tett, US editor and chairman of the editorial board, The Financial Times. The full list of speakers is available here, and the agenda here.
Concordia has published a set of standards that must be adhered to by those attending the annual summit in person, in accordance with New York City of the mayor The Key to New York vaccination mandate. Concordia’s full COVID-19 in-person protocol can be found here and requires all attendees (including guests, speakers, press, and staff) to meet the following criteria:
- Submit proof of at least one COVID-19 vaccination according to CDC or EU guidelines when completing the pre-event health questionnaire.
- Consent to a rapid COVID-19 test supervised by Dynamic DXS arriving every day on the site.
- Consent to regular temperature checks throughout the site.
- Wear a mask at all times, unless you are speaking during a session or consuming food or drink.
- Be a current member of our community.
Concordia 2021 programming partners: AARP; Americas; Berggruen Institute; CARE; The Global Fund; MIT solve; Organization of American States; Purdue University, Center for Technological Diplomacy; Taipei Cultural and Economic Office in New York; The political circle; American International Development Finance Corporation; Rwanda Development Council; the Rockefeller Foundation; United States Global Leadership Coalition; Walmart Foundation; the University of Virginia Darden School of Business Institute for Business in Society; and the Office of Global Partnerships at the US Department of State.
Concordia 2021 programming sponsors: AT&T; ExxonMobil; Google; Hological; Therapeutic horizon; Balance Group; Merck; Rubicon; Selling power ; USANA; Truthfulness around the world; VISA; Walmart International.
To register for the 2021 Annual Summit, click here.
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About Concordia: Concordia is a registered 501 (c) (3) non-profit, non-partisan organization that builds meaningful partnerships for positive social impact. As an equal organizer, activist and incubator of ideas, Concordia actively encourages cross-sector collaboration to create a more prosperous and sustainable future. Concordia was founded in 2011 by Matthew A. Swift and Nicholas M. Logothetis.