Connecting Leaders

The Videos

Bertrand Piccard & Ulrich Spiesshofer

Ulrich Spiesshofer, CEO of technology group ABB, and Bertrand Piccard, scientist-explorer and the initiator of solar impulse, talk about fostering a pioneering spirit and how to motivate people in times of uncertainty.

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Jan du Plessis & François Pienaar

Learning from Nelson Mandela: South African rugby legend François Pienaar and Jan du Plessis, Chairman of Rio Tinto, discuss trust, the rules of the game, and values in leadership.

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Jeremy Heimans & Taiye Selasi

Movement entrepreneur Jeremy Heimans and novelist Taiye Selasi explore how the millennial generation is driving a momentous shift in how we do politics, conduct business, and engage in the critical issues shaping our future.

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Kumi Naidoo & Hans Wijers

Greenpeace head Kumi Naidoo and Hans Wijers, former CEO of AkzoNobel, on the long road ahead in terms of environment and climate protection, on new networks connecting businesses and NGOs, and on a more globally equitable balance between ecological, social, and economic demands.

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Paul E. Jacobs & Lang Lang

Pianist Lang Lang talks with Paul E. Jacobs, inventor and Executive Chairman of Qualcomm, about the balance between discipline and freedom, challenging fathers, and artificial intelligence.

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