Distinguished Fellow Thomas Bernes will act as a panelist at the G20 Think Tank Summit on Global Governance and Open Economy hosted by the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China (RDCY).
The 10th G20 Leaders Summit will be held on November 15 and 16, 2015 in Antalya, Turkey. Inclusiveness, implementation and investment for growth constitute priorities on the agenda of 2015 G20 under Turkish Presidency. In order to better examine the problems faced by global economic growth and possible policy solutions therewith, and to promote communication and research cooperation amongst G20 think tanks on global governance, the 2015 G20 Think Tank Summit organized by RDCY on “Global Governance and Open Economy”. Representatives from think tanks of G20 member countries will be invited to the Summit to discuss and debate possible paths to strong, sustainable and balanced growth of global economy, aiming to provide feasible policy recommendations to national and world leaders.
Thomas A. Bernes is a CIGI Distinguished Fellow. After a distinguished career in the Canadian public service and at leading international economic institutions, Tom was CIGI’s executive director from 2009 to 2012. He has held high-level positions at the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the Government of Canada. He became a distinguished fellow in 2012.