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2016 Annual Meeting Highlights


The Bretton Woods Committee would like to thank all our members and friends who joined us yesterday at our 2016 Annual Meeting – The Spirit of Bretton Woods: Multilateral Leadership in Turbulent Times.

Tue, Jun 28, 2016
Froman speaking at 2016 Annual Meeting Event Summary

2016 Annual Meeting: The Spirit of Bretton Woods: Multilateral Leadership in Turbulent Times


On June 27, 2016, over 130 Committee members and friends – including leaders from both public and private sectors as well as civil society – gathered at the International Monetary Fund headquarters in Washington, D.C. for the 2016 Bretton Woods Committee Annual Meeting. This year’s program theme – “The Spirit of Bretton Woods: Multilateral Leadership in Turbulent Times”– focused on the new and evolving set of global economic challenges and the critical role of multilateral and U.S. leadership in managing risks and capitalizing on opportunities.

Thu, Jun 30, 2016
2016 International Council: Navigating Uncertainty in an Uncharted Economic Era Event Summary

2016 International Council: Navigating Uncertainty in an Uncharted Economic Era


On October 7, 2016, over 200 Bretton Woods Committee members and friends – including leaders from the public and private sectors as well multilateral institutions – gathered at the St. Regis Hotel in Washington, D.C. for the 2016 Bretton Woods Committee International Council Meeting. This year’s program theme – “Navigating Uncertainty in an Uncharted Economic Era” – explored financial stability risks, progress on the harmonization of financial reforms, regional economic development challenges and opportunities, and the future of globalization in an increasingly uncertain world.

Mon, Oct 17, 2016
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2016-2017 Inaugural Bretton Woods Committee Annual Report


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Fri, Jul 7, 2017
Event Summary

2017 Annual Meeting Highlights


The Bretton Woods Committee would like to thank all our members and friends who joined us for the 2017 Annual Meeting – The Future of Globalism and Multilateralism – where we had insightful discussions around the changing global economic landscape, global development challenges and opportunities, shifting monetary, fiscal, and trade policies, and the future of the global financial system.

Among the distinguished speakers were:

Mon, May 1, 2017
2017 Annual Meeting: The Future of Globalism and Multilateralism, April 19, 2017 Event Summary

2017 Annual Meeting: The Future of Globalism and Multilateralism


On April 19, 2017, over 175 Committee members and friends – including leaders from both public and private sectors as well as academia and civil society – gathered at the International Monetary Fund headquarters in Washington, D.C. for the 2017 Bretton Woods Committee Annual Meeting. This year’s theme, The Future of Globalism and Multilateralism, focused on...

Tue, Jun 27, 2017
2017 International Council Meeting, October 12, 2017 Event Summary

2017 International Council Meeting: Solutions for Sustaining Economic Cooperation


On October 12, 2017 the Bretton Woods Committee convened a diverse group of over 200 global thought leaders at our flagship International Council meeting.

Mon, Oct 30, 2017
2018 Annual Meeting: Tectonic Shifts: Multilateralism in a Disrupted World Event Summary

2018 Annual Meeting: Tectonic Shifts: Multilateralism in a Disrupted World


On April 18, 2018, the Bretton Woods Committee held its 35th Annual Meeting at the IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC drawing an impressive line-up of speakers and over 200 Committee members and global leaders. With transformative challenges causing major changes across global economic, political, and technological spheres, this year’s conversation – Tectonic Shifts: Multilateralism in a Disrupted World – prompted timely solutions for navigating forces shaping the future of trade, finance, and development.

Wed, May 2, 2018
Brazilian Infrastructure Investment Opportunities: Beyond the Elections roundtable on June 21, 2018 Event Summary

Brazilian Infrastructure Investment Opportunities: Beyond the Elections


On Thursday, June 21, the Bretton Woods Committee co-hosted a private roundtable titled, Brazilian Infrastructure Investment Opportunities: Beyond the Elections in partnership with the Council of the Americas, Oliver Wyman, and the World Bank Group. A group of 40 private sector participants alongside public and multilateral leaders discussed ways to overcome structural hurdles to infrastructure finance and to achieve greater private sector infrastructure investment in Brazil.

Fri, Jun 29, 2018
Regional Spotlight

Brazil’s Promise of Development


On August 25, 2016, the Bretton Woods Committee hosted a virtual conference entitled Regional Spotlight: Brazil’s Promise of Development. The event featured Augusto de la Torre, Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean at the World Bank Group and Israel Klabin, President of the Brazilian Foundation for Sustainable Development.

Fri, Sep 2, 2016