Policy Conference

The McCourt School Policy Conference Committee, a student organization at the McCourt School of Public Policy, will host (R)Evolution of the Global Economy – Conflict and Collaboration in the 21st Century, at Georgetown University on February 25-26, 2016.


This student-led conference, co-sponsored by the McCourt School of Public Policy and the Baker Center for Leadership & Governance, will tackle issues of international development in the context of emerging world powers. 

The event will feature three keynote addresses from leading public policy makers and practitioners:

  • Byron Dorgan, former U.S. Senator (D-ND) and senior policy advisor, Arent Fox LLP 
  • Matthew Ogden, Policy Advocate and Editor at the Executive Intelligence Review 
  • Alice Rivlin, former Vice-Chair of the Federal Reserve and Director of the OMB; McCourt School adjunct professor

This event is open to the public and to the media. For press interested in covering the conference, please email Andrew Bostjancic at andrew.bostjancic@georgetown.edu

For more information about the Conference program and speakers, featuring a kick-off cocktail reception on Thursday, February 25, followed by the conference on Friday, February 26, please visit our website: http://www.mccourt-conference.org/ and RSVP here.