On Wednesday March 12, The Atlantic convened an exclusive conversation with Bill Gates, moderated by Atlantic Editor-in-Chief James Bennet. The conversation centered on game changers in poverty, education and the common core, and Gates' work with the Foundation more broadly.
See footage of the event below
On Media interested in attending please contact Alexi New (email@example.com)., The Atlantic screened the documentary, Hank: Five Years from the Brink, followed by an interview with the film's subject, former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, and Atlantic Media Chairman David Bradley. Paulson discussed his experiences as Treasury Secretary during the 2008 financial crisis and offered his insight into the country's economic future.
Also in This Series
Featuring Graham Allison
and Jeffrey Goldberg
Graham Allison, Director of Harvard University's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and author of Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap?, joined The Atlantic’s Editor in Chief Jeffrey Goldberg to explore the US-China relationship and see how war in East Asia can be avoided.
Beyond Brexit and Trump: The Future of Global Nationalism
The Atlantic's editors will explore the changing landscape of global politics and the effect that Washington, DC has on the rest of the world.
Atlantic Exchange featuring Helene Cooper and Steve Clemons
New York Times correspondent Helene Cooper will join The Atlantic’s Washington Editor at Large Steve Clemons to discuss her new book on work of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her successful mobilization of a coalition built on the grassroots foundation of female voters.
CityLab Baltimore will convene top urban stakeholders from around the country to discuss some of the most pressing issues US cities face.
For its ninth year, the Washington Ideas Forum will convene the nation's leaders, from politics and government to business and culture for two days of idea sharing and thought provoking conversation.