I am proud to be asked to be a lead speaker at the 2010 FORTUNE/TIME/CNN Global Forum from June 26th-28th, 2010, in South Africa. I will be speaking on the work of Operation HOPE, our anniversary of our work on-the-ground through Operation HOPE, South Africa, my new bestselling business book LOVE LEADERSHIP: The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World, and my vision for "where we go from here ('RESET,' not recession)."
Additonal speakers include South African President Zuma, Kgalema Motlanthe, Deputy President Republic of South Africa, Wang Jianzhou, Chairman and CEO, China Mobile Limited, Ellen J. Kullman, Chief Executive Officer, DuPont, Josef Ackermann, Chairman of the Management Board and the Group Executive Committee, Deutsche Bank AG, Manfred Bischoff
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, DaimlerAG, Katie Couric, Anchor and Managing Editor, CBS Evening News, F.W. de Kler, Former President, Republic of South Africa, Hernando de Soto, President, Institute for Liberty and Democracy, Frank Gehry, Partner, Gehry Partners, LLP, Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN, Mo Ibrahim, Founder, Mo Ibrahim Foundation, E. Neville Isdell, Former Chairman and CEO, The Coca-Cola Company, Phil Kent, Chairman and CEO , Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., Graça Machel, President, Foundation for Community Development, Trevor Manuel, Minister in the Presidency: National Planning Commission, Republic of South Africa, Jacko Maree, Chief Executive, Standard Bank Group, Ann S. Moore, Chairman and CEO, Time Inc., Patrice Motsepe, Chairman, African Rainbow Minerals Ltd (ARM), Richard D. Parsons, Chairman, Citigroup Inc., Sizwe Errol Nxasana, Chief Executive Officer, FirstRand Limited, Maria Ramos, Group CEO, Absa Group Ltd., Mary Robinson, President, Realizing Rights, The Ethical Globalization Initiative, Former President, Republic of Ireland, and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Chair, The Elders Foundation.
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John Hope Bryant is the founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE, former vice chairman, U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, financial literacy advisor to the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council, a Young Global Leaders for the World Economic Forum, and author of LOVE LEADERSHIP; A New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World (Jossey-Bass), which debuted in August, 2009, as the Amazon.com #1 Hottest New Book (for Leadership), on the CEO Reads Top 10 Business Best Seller List, and was published in November, 2009 in digital audio book format on Audible.com, iTunes and other audio book retailers . Love Leadership was listed amongst the Top 25 Business Books for CEO READS for the first 8 month period after release.