Atlantic Exchanges bring leaders from government, academia, and industry for one-on-one conversations with The Atlantic's editors. In this interview, David Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, joined The Atlantic for a far-ranging conversation on his life, the global economy, education, and philanthropy. The conversation with Mr. Rubenstein focused specifically on the importance of giving—on a personal, local, and national level.
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6:30 p.m. Welcome Remarks
- David Bradley, Chairman and Owner, Atlantic Media
6:35 p.m. Introductory Remarks
- Efraim Grinberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Movado Group, Inc.
6:40 p.m. One-on-One Interview
- David Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, The Carlyle Group
- Interviewer: James Fallows, National Correspondent, The Atlantic
7:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
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