Keynote Speakers & Roundtable Discussions

Dr. Amine Mati

Dr. Amine Mati

Keynote Speaker

Mr. Mati, a national of Algeria, joined the IMF in 2002 under the Economist Program and has gained extensive experience as a macroeconomist during his career.

Richard Swett

Richard Swett

Roundtable Discussions

Ambassador Swett, a licensed architect, has thirty years experience in the architecture and energy fields. He most recently was the Managing Principal of the DC office and international contracts of Leo A. Daly Architects.

John Russell “Russ” Carnahan

John Russell “Russ” Carnahan

Roundtable Discussions

John Russell Carnahan (/ˈkɑːrnəhæn/; born July 10, 1958) is an American politician from the state of Missouri. He served as the U.S. Representative for Missouri’s 3rd congressional district from 2005 to 2013. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

Debra Carnahan

Debra Carnahan

Roundtable Discussions

Debra Carnahan is an attorney, retired judge, founding partner of Carnahan & Carnahan law firm and a former Asst. U.S. Attorney and state prosecutor.

Christopher Hunter “Chris”

Christopher Hunter “Chris”

Roundtable Discussions

Christopher Hunter “Chris” Shays is a former Representative of United States House.