There’s an exciting event coming up at Clive Davis that might be of interest to some Draper Students! Keep reading for details.
The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music and the Global Poverty Project partner to co-host the inaugural Global Citizen Festival – The Action Summit this Friday, September 26th from 10am – 4:30pm at Skirball Center for the Performing Arts!
Through a music and arts lens, The Action Summit will focus on the role individuals, as Global Citizens, play in helping to end extreme poverty by 2030 in a dynamic, participatory format. Global Citizens will learn about the challenges in each issue area from key policy influencers and celebrities and together seek viable solutions. Confirmed speakers include:
Hugh Evans, Co-Founder and CEO, Global Poverty Project
Jan Eliasson, United Nations Deputy Secretary General
Nick Kristof, New York Times journalist and best-selling author, Half the Sky
Kweku Mandela, Filmmaker and grandson of Nelson Mandela
Nicole Bates, Deputy Director, Global Policy and Advocacy, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Raya, Sesame Street
Tamzin Merchant, Actress, Star of Salem, The Tudors, Pride & Prejudice
Jaehyang So, Director, Trust Funds and Partnerships, The World Bank
Laura Osnes, Johnson, Broadway Actress
And Many more!
RSVP for free tickets here: http://www.globalcitizen.org/ACTIONSUMMIT
Summit attendees will also have multiple chances to win tickets to the music festival happening Sat 9/27 in Central Park featuring Jay-Z, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, Fun., The Roots, and Tiesto!