Notable Guests

Politics and Diplomacy

U.S. President Barack Obama

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

Rabbi Jonathan Henry Sacks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power

Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders

Chief Prosecutor of Afghanistan Maria Bashir

Media and Entertainment

Actor Ewan McGregor

CNN Host Fareed Zakaria

FOX Host Chris Wallace

Actor Josh Radnor

Director Doug Liman

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock

Shark Tank Host Daymond John

Journalist Ayman Mohyeldin


Art and Culture

Musician Aloe Blacc

Artist Tania Bruguera

Pianist Taara Kamangar

Choreographer and Dancer Jonah Bokaer

Choreographer and Dancer Damian Woetzel

Co-Founder of Duke Ellington School Peggy Cooper Cafritz

Artist Mary Ellen Carroll

Artist Titus Kaphar

Architect Keller Easterling

Business and Academics

Author and Cue-Ball Managing Partner Tony Tjan

Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin

Co-Founder of America Online Steve Case

Yale Law School Dean Robert Post

Author and Yale Law Professor Amy Chua

Prezi Co-Founder Adam Somlai-Fischer

CEO of Chick-Fil-A Dan T. Cathy            

CEO of Google Sundar Pichai            

 


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