What are the new dynamics of summitry? Colin Bradford highlights and summarizes the main themes and messages of a joint workshop on the future of the G-20 Summit –The New Dynamics of Summitry: Institutional Innovations for G20 Summits – hosted by the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings with the Korea Development Institute (KDI) and CIGI, held in Washington, DC April 21-22, 2010 (workshop agenda and participant list available here). Bradford also discusses the importance and results of the National Perspectives on Global Leadership project, summit outreach, and international development as a future G20 agenda item in Seoul.  Colin Bradford is a senior fellow at CIGI and a nonresident senior fellow with the Brookings Institution.

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