Event: Business Day at the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, 3/8

After the successful launch of Business Day in 2012, the Nobel Peace Prize Forum will once again explore the role business plays in creating a more peaceful society.  On the afternoon of Friday, March 8th, Business Day will open with a keynote from 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Dr. Muhammad Yunus, a pioneer in the field of microfinance who has lifted millions out of poverty.  Dr. Yunus is widely recognized as one of the world’s most influential intellectuals and business leaders – you don’t want to miss him!

Held at the Ted Mann Concert Hall on the University of Minnesota campus, Business Day will also include a panel on food security featuring senior executives from Land-o-Lakes and Cargill, among others, discussing the role the food industry plays in creating stable societies.  The day will wrap up with a keynote on social entrepreneurs by Nina Easton, Senior Editor at Fortune Magazine.  It’s an incredible line-up of speakers who are sure to be both informative and inspiring.

And this is just Business Day – the Forum is also comprised of additional days filled with inspiration, dialogue and connections dedicated to Arts, Science and Health and Global Studies. To learn more and to register, please visit the event website: http://nobelpeaceprizeforum.org/new-2013-forum-the-power-of-ideas-people-and-peace/.

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