02.21.12

Women in the World 2012 Summit: Confirmed Participants

This week remarkable women leaders and activists from around the globe will gather in New York City for Newsweek & The Daily Beast’s third annual Women in the World Summit. See our list of confirmed participants, and check back often for updates.

Hosted by: Tina Brown, Lauren Bush Lauren, Leymah Gbowee, Nizan Guanaes, Jane Harman, Maya L. Harris, Mellody Hobson, Judith Rodin, Sheryl Sandberg, Meryl Streep, Diane von Furstenberg

Jill Abramson
Lynsey Addario
Noorjahan Akbar
Chaz Akoshile
Madeleine K. Albright
Christiane Amanpour (moderator)
Principal Asenath Andrews
Zoe Bedell
Sarah Brown
Candace Browning
Barbara Bush
Lauren Bush Lauren (co-host)
Juju Chang (moderator)
Amy Chua
Chelsea Clinton (moderator)
Albert David
Imam Demba Diawara
Christopher Dickey (moderator)
Shelly Esque
Niall Ferguson (moderator)
Leymah Gbowee
Masha Gessen
Nizan Guanaes (co-host)
Jane Harman (co-host)
Kamala D. Harris
Maya L. Harris (co-host)
Mellody Hobson (co-host)
Tian X. Hou
Jill Iscol
Atifete Jahjaga
Sabatina James
Valerie Jarrett
Angelina Jolie
Muhtar Kent
Shelby Knox
Christine Lagarde
Cathy Lanier
Talia Leman
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon (moderator)
Melinda Liu
Tzipi Livni
Susan Lyne
Jessica O. Matthews
Cynthia McFadden (moderator)
Molly Melching
Cheryl Mills
Andrea Mitchell (moderator)
Pat Mitchell (moderator)
Brian Moynihan
Janet Napolitano
Mohammad Nasib
Anna Netrebko
Dr. Ida Betty Odinga, MGH
Crystal Ogar
Rosi Orozco
Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi
Kamla Persad-Bissessar
Ai-Jen Poo
Martha Raddatz (moderator)
Theresa Rebeck
Emily-Anne Rigal
Robin Roberts (moderator)
Judith Rodin (co-host)
Charlie Rose (moderator)
Claire Russo
Col. Maritza Ryan
Zainab Salbi
Allison Samuels (moderator)
Sheryl Sandberg (cohost)
Jasvinder Sanghera
Simon Schama (moderator)
Abdoulie Sidibeh
Julia Silverman
Congresswoman Jackie Speier
Lesley Stahl (moderator)
Gloria Steinem
Meryl Streep (co-host)
Andrew Sullivan (moderator)
Holland Taylor
Suma Tharu
Sandra Uwiringiyimana
Nisha Varia
Melanne Verveer
Diane von Furstenberg (co-host)
Kah Walla
Barbara Walters (moderator)
Alex Witt (moderator)
Gabi Zedlmayer
Julie Zeilinger
Dalia Ziada