Efrem Hoffman

CEO, Founder, and Global Economic Strategist, Running Alpha ( Capital Market Intelligence ) Investments Inc.
  • Running Alpha ( Capital Market Intelligence ) Investments Inc.
  • Canada
Willemien Bax

Head, OECD Forum, OECD

Willemien Bax is currently Head of the OECD Forum, the Organisation's largest annual public event. Ms Bax, a Dutch national, has over 20 years of experience in public affairs, working with governments, as well as non-governmental organisations and the private sector. Prior to joining the OECD, from 2001 to beginning 2010, Ms Bax worked with the European Consumers Organisation (BEUC) as Deputy Director-General where she oversaw BEUC’s public affairs and media relations strategies in a number of public policy areas ranging from transparency and governance to food, environment, health, economic and legal affairs. In 2004, she initiated a training programme financed by the European Commission, for all consumer organisations in the EU, as well as potential EU-candidate countries. The training focused on giving consumer organisations the tools to develop effective public affairs and communication strategies. In 2009, in her capacity as European Chair of the Trans Atlantic Consumer Dialogue, she contributed to debates on major international public policy issues such as financial regulation, innovation and energy efficiency.
Sylvie Briand

Director, Infectious Hazards Managment Department, World Health Organization

Dr Sylvie Briand is the Director of the Infectious Hazard Management - Pandemic and Epidemic Diseases Department within the WHO Health Emergency Programme at the WHO.
Sandra Kanthal

Series Producer, How to Vaccinate the World, BBC Radio 4

Producer/Presenter - The Why Factor BBC Radio Current Affairs