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IADB President Luis Moreno on misperceptions of Latin America

Luis Moreno, president of the Inter-American Development Bank, discusses the economic and cultural opportunities in Latin America that are lost due to misperceptions.

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Using tech to fight injustice

Young, talented technologists who want to make a difference in the world can contribute to social causes, not just work for big companies, explains Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation.

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The "stranger danger" bias

We're taught that strangers equal danger. Joe Gebbia, co-founder of Airbnb, discovered a way to foster trust and solve that bias.

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Losing reality

As augmented and virtual reality expand, president of Eurasia Group, Ian Bremmer, believes there may be some catastrophic consequences.

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Taking advantage of laziness

We're lazy creatures. Dr. Samantha Boardman, founder of Positive Prescription, believes there is a way to take advantage of that laziness to live healthier, stress-free lives.

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Solving the renewable energy puzzle

Tom Steyer, founder of NextGen America, believes there is a missing piece in the renewable energy puzzle and that it will have dramatic ramifications.

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The details of diplomacy

Capricia Marshall, Former Chief of Protocol for President Obama, discusses why no details can go overlooked when preparing a president to meet a foreign leader. A simple mistake may cripple the success of a negotiation.

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Managing the North Korea crisis

Michèle Flournoy, a former Defense Dept. official and co-founder of the Center for a New American Security, says reaching the best solution for North Korea means a candid conversation with China.

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The power of resilience

Former lawyer, banker and businesswoman Adrienne Arsht on the power of resilience and what we can learn from the 9/11 first responders.

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Combating America's food waste problem

Food waste takes up 21% of America's landfill volume. The founders of Misfit Juicery say that ugly fruits and veggies may be the solution.

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