2019 Americas Symposium: The Business of Empathy, featuring Sir Richard Branson

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Join the Biennial of the Americas for the 2019 Americas Symposium: The Business of Empathy, featuring Sir Richard Branson, showcasing his career highlights and the entrepreneurial spirit that has led to his success. This exclusive fireside chat will address the value of purpose-driven business, and the importance of empathy in fostering effective leadership and advancing goals. Branson also will discuss his passions, interests and innovations surrounding environmental sustainability.

This conversation with Richard Branson will be moderated by Jorge Ramos, Anchorman of Noticiero Univision, hailed as "Hispanic TV's No. 1 correspondent" by The Wall Street Journal and Time magazine’s “100 most influential people in the world” of 2015.

Ahead of the conversation with Branson and Ramos, the Biennial will host a panel discussion on “Women Leading with Empathy,” featuring three outstanding leaders who are driving international efforts to advance education and community building as they share how empathy can transform passion into practice. Speakers include the following.

Valeria Alberola, ZOMALAB

Clare Patey, Empathy Museum

Michelle Sie Whitten, Global Down Syndrome Foundation

Moderator: Erin Trapp, Biennial of the Americas

Event Date
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Event time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost / donation
$15 - $50


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