International Governance Innovation: Issues for 2010 Summits

Monday, May 3, 2010 - 6:00 PM
CIGI, 57 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada
May 3
International Governance Innovation: Issues for 2010 Summits is an invitation only, Chatham House rules event that will bring together more than 60 leading international academics, think tank experts, government officials, former policy makers and career diplomats from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, China, France, India, Mexico, as well as Portugal, South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. The conference focuses on four broad themes: (1) Role of the new Financial Stability Board (FSB) in reducing risk and fostering stability in the international financial system, (2) Future working of the framework for strong, sustainable and balanced growth which was launched at the September 2009 Pittsburgh summit, (3) Future G20 agenda and, by extension the role of G8, plus questions of process, outreach and legitimacy, (4) How a network of think-tanks could support the G20 and the best approach to achieve this.