Monthly Archives: October 2011

Speaker announcement: Andrew Slack and Dr. Alf Bjørseth

Greetings all! We are happy to announce the addition of two more world-class speakers to the 2012 Forum program (March 1-3 in Minneapolis): Andrew Slack, founder of the Harry Potter Alliance, and Dr. Alf Bjørseth, a leading green energy entrepreneur … Continue reading

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Speaker announcement: Sakumzi (“Saki”) Macozoma

You may recall that earlier this summer we announced that Nobel Laureate F.W. de Klerk has accepted our invitation to be our 2012 keynote speaker. Well, we’re thrilled to report that another amazing South African has accepted our invitation to … Continue reading

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Laureate Leymah Gbowee featured in new PBS Series “Women War and Peace”

Leymah Gbowee, Liberian peace activist and 2011 Nobel Laureate, appears in “Women War and Peace,” a new five part miniseries on PBS (in the US) that started on Tuesday, October 11. From the website: Women, War & Peace is a bold … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureates

The official Nobel Peace Prize website has the full story, but we’d like to extend our congratulations to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee, and Tawakkul Karman for their brilliant work in the interest of women worldwide!

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