University for a Night 2014 - Tuesday, April 8 in New York City

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Carlos & Natalia Bulgheroni
David Rockefeller

Agnes Gund
Samuel Family Foundation

Rockefeller Foundation

Charles Butt
Bertha Gonzalez
Vincent & Anne Mai
Josh Mailman & Monica Winsor
Carlos & Gabriela Rodríguez-Pastor

Stanley, Marion, Paul, Sara, Eddie & Sharon Bergman
Ray Chambers & the MCJ Amelior Foundation
George & Abby O’Neill

Ed & Amy Brakeman
Tony Custer
Jonathan & Diana Rose
John Templeton Foundation

University for a Night 2014 brought together more than 300 leaders from around the world to share ideas and inspiration about how we can work together to overcome poverty and create a more sustainable, prosperous world.

The evening featured recognition of Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, the Honorable Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Minister of Finance of Nigeria, and the Honorable Simão Jatene, Governor of the State of Pará, Brazil with the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Awards (see transcript of award presentation and discussion).

The evening concluded with dinner discussions exploring a wide range of innovative approaches to poverty, environmental degradation, malnutrition, poor health, and other critical global challenges (see list of topics and faculty).

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