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Dan Shapiro, Director of the Harvard International Negotiation Initiative, recently participated in the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.  The theme for 2009 was "Shaping the Post-Crisis World." 

Dr. Shapiro facilitated sessions on:
  • "Crisis, Collaboration and a Connected World," with His Royal Highness Prince de Bourbon Parme, Head, Crisis Response Operations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands;  Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti of Bosnia; Audrey Kurth Cronin, Professor, US National War College, Paul Laudicina, Chairman of the Board and Managing Officer, A.T. Kearney; Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Managing Director, Center for Risk Management and Decision Processes, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Enric Sala, National Geographic Fellow, National Geographic Society; Valdis Zatlers, President of Latvia.
  • "Increasing Your Cultural Literacy," with Feisal Abdul Rauf, Founder and Chairman, Cordoba Initiative;  Clotaire Rapaille, Chairman, Archetype Discoveries Worldwide, J.Vasudev, Sadhguru and Founder, Isha Foundation; and Wu Jianmin, Member of the Foreign Policy Advisory Committee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China.
  • "Crises to Prevent at All Costs," with Graham Allison, Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, Chair, Global Agenda Council on Terrorism, Proliferation and Weapons of Mass Destruction; Gareth Evans, President, International Crisis Group, Member, Global Agenda Council on Terrorism, Proliferation and Weapons of Mass Destruction; Kishore Mahbubani, Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Chair, Global Agenda Council on Global Governance; Luis Moreno-Ocampo, Prosecutor, ICC-International Criminal Court, Chair, Global Agenda Council on the International Legal System; Lilia Shevtsova, Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Carnegie Moscow Center, Chair, Global Agenda Council on the Future of Russia.

Read more about the Annual Meeting here.