Lunch (Covid permitting)

Tuesday 15 September 2020


Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development, Oxford University

Terra Incognita: Decision making in a time of turmoil

Drawing on his new book Terra Incognita: 100 Maps to Survive the Next 100 Years and his BBC Series, The Pandemic That Changed The World, Ian Goldin will provide perspectives on global change to enable leaders to navigate in an increasingly uncertain world.

Ian Goldin

Ian Goldin is Professor of Globalisation and Development at Oxford University, Professorial Fellow at Balliol College, Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technological and Economic Change and founding Director of the Oxford Martin School. Ian previously was Vice President of the World Bank and the Group’s Director of Policy, after serving as Chief Executive of the Development Bank of Southern Africa and Economic Advisor to President Nelson Mandela. Ian has served as Principal Economist at the EBRD and the Director of the Trade and Sustainable Growth Programmes at the OECD.

He has a MSc from the London School of Economics, and an MA and DPhil from the University of Oxford.

"A riveting account of humanity’s most pressing challenges and innovative solutions"

Steven Pinker