Previous Lectures: 2005-2014

Kenneth Roth

Executive Director of Human Rights Watch

Dr. Jim Yong Kim

World Bank President

His Highness the Aga Khan

Spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims

Nicholas D. Kristof

New York Times columnist

His Holiness the Dalai Lama

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet

Saad Eddin Ibrahim

Democracy and human rights activist and former political prisoner in Egypt

Sima Samar

Chair of the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission

Jack Reed

United States Senator from Rhode Island

Paul A. Volcker

Former Chair of the Federal Reserve

Lincoln D. Chafee

Former United States Senator from Rhode Island

Barry R. McCaffrey

Retired U.S. General and National Security and Terrorism Analyst

Richard Haass

President of the Council on Foreign Relations and former director of policy planning for the U.S. Department of State

Evo Morales

President of Bolivia

Leonel Fernandez

President of the Dominican Republic

Romano Prodi

Former Prime Minister of Italy and past president of the European Commission

N.R. Narayana Murthy

Founder and chairman of Infosys Technologies Ltd.

Pierre Vimont

Ambassador of France to the United States

Juan Manuel Santos

President of Colombia