6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
World class economist & social entrepreneur Laurence Brahm talks solutions rather than problems with Fusion Economics – an innovative, far-sighted economic and ecological thinking able to offer concrete answers to the dilemma of our global economic & environmental crisis.
Laurence Brahm is a global activist, social entrepreneur, international lawyer, political-economist, crisis mediator and author of over twenty books on Asia. He is the architect of the Himalayan and African Consensus. Concurrently, he advises China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection and the European Commission’s Directorate-General for the Environment, blueprinting green growth policies aimed at reducing total carbon in China through renewable and efficient energy replacement. He was selected by ScenaRio as one of ‘100 Opinion Leaders Advising Rio+20’. Brahm is also a Visiting Fellow at the East-West Center for geopolitical research in Hawaii.
Fusion Economics, How pragmatism is changing the world (2014). Searching for Shangri-La (2006). Searching for Shangri-La (2006). Zhu Rongji and The Transformation of Modern China (2002).