The Women in the World Summit returns! From April 3-5, 2014, New York’s Lincoln Center will once again pulse with live, journalistic storytelling as inspiring women leaders share their stories of courage and determination. You can also watch live on The Daily Beast.
Joining Tina Brown as co-hosts will be Laurene Powell Jobs, Executive Director of United Nations Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Diane von Furstenberg, Alyse Nelson, Mellody Hobson, Meryl Streep, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Flaurel English, Adele Ambrose, Maya L. Harris, Barbara Bush, and Ambassador Melanne Verveer.
This year's event will feature an array of powerhouse leaders and changemakers, including Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Ambassador Samantha Power, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Zainab Salbi, Katie Couric, Senator Susan Collins, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, filmmaker Thenmozhi Soundararajan, Norah O’Donnell, Rashida Jones, Thomas L. Friedman, Ambassador Anne Patterson, Ambassador Deborah Jones, President Jimmy Carter, America Ferrera, Cynthia McFadden, Sarah Silverman, Susan Silverman, Lesley Stahl, Soledad O’Brien, and many more guests to be announced.
The Women in the World Summit is generously supported by presenting sponsors Toyota and Merck; leadership sponsors Bank of America, AT&T, Dove and The Coca-Cola Company; and supporting sponsors Walmart, JW Marriott and Thomson Reuters. The Daily Beast is proud to be the official media partner for Women in the World.
A portion of all ticket proceeds will benefit Vital Voices Global Partnership.
In the meantime, catch our full summit coverage from last year here or watch the video of our summit highlights, from speeches by Hillary Clinton to appearances by Angelina Jolie and a special message from Malala Yousafzai, on The Daily Beast.