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  • Founder and Executive Director, Man Up Campaign
  • Policy Director, HelpAgeUSA
  • Senior Scientific Officer, National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Prevention
  • independent author and journalist
  • CBS News
  • Mellichamp Chair in Global Governance, Professor, University of California Santa Barbara
    Alison Brysk is the Mellichamp Professor of Global Governance at UCSB. She is the author or editor of 10 books on human rights movements, globalization, transitional justice, women's rights, indigenous rights, symbolic politics, and human rights foreign policy. Brysk has been a Fulbright Scholar in Canada and India, and a Visiting Scholar at universities in Argentina, Ecuador, France, Japan, t...
  • Former United States Secretary of Commerce
  • National Invasive Species Council, assistant director for prevention and budgetary coordination
  • UCLA
     Jeff Burke is Director of Technology Research Initiatives at the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television, and area lead for Urban Sensing at the Center for Embedded Networked Sensing. His work in the arts and engineering explores how emerging technologies can be employed to serve expressive and social goals, and focuses on the opportunities for synthesis ac...
  • Chairman, Advisory Council, Institute of Public Policy, Lahore, Pakistan
    Since 1999, Mr. Burki has been CEO of EMP-Financial Advisors, LLC. From 1994-1999, he was Vice President of the Latin America and Caribbean Region of The World Bank. Prior to that time, he held other senior positions at The World Bank and, from 1996-1997, was Finance Minister of Pakistan. Mr. Burki holds degrees in physics and economics, as well as the M.P.A. from the Kennedy School of Harvard Uni...

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