2006 News Story

Saudi Ambassador to speak at Global Creative Leadership Summit

Saudi Ambassador to the US Prince Turki Al-Faisal is scheduled to speak at the Global Creative Leadership Summit in New York November 13-15.

The Global Creative Leadership Summit, an initiative of the Louise T Blouin Foundation, brings together top executives, scientists, politicians and artists to discuss and develop solutions for the complex challenges facing today’s leaders with a focus on creativity, cultural empathy, and new findings in neuroscience.

The theme of this year’s summit is “Addressing the New Demands of the 21st Century.” There will be more than 100 noted speakers, including former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, President of Iceland Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, Best Buy CEO Bradbury Anderson and Nobel Laureates Richard Axel, Daniel Kahneman, Eric Kandel, and James Watson.

The Louise T Blouin Foundation is an international nonprofit organization based in London and New York that seeks to explore the impact of neuroscience on an understanding of cultural conflict, and exploring the role of neuroscience in enhancing creativity within individuals, corporations and governments.