The Clinton Foundation convenes businesses, governments, NGOs, and individuals to improve global health and wellness, increase opportunity for girls and women, reduce childhood obesity, create economic opportunity and growth, and help communities address the effects of climate change. Because of our work, nearly 35,000 American schools have provided kids with healthy food choices in an effort to eradicate childhood obesity; more than 150,000 farmers in Malawi, Rwanda, and Tanzania are benefiting from climate-smart agronomic training, higher yields, and market access; working with partners, more than 8.5 million trees and tree seedlings have planted to strengthen ecosystems and livelihoods; over 600,000 people have been impacted through market opportunities created by social enterprises and health and wellbeing programs in Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia, and Africa; through the independent Clinton Health Access Initiative, over 11.5 million people in more than 70 countries have access to CHAI-negotiated prices for HIV/AIDS medications; an estimated 85 million people in the U.S. will be reached through strategic health partnerships developed across industry sectors at both the local and national level; and members of the Clinton Global Initiative community have made more than 3,600 Commitments to Action, which have improved the lives of over 435 million people in more than 180 countries.
This person will oversee and execute the speaker relations process for the CGI U platform, work closely with the CGI U programmatic content lead to identify priorities for speaker outreach, and coordinate all session logistics. Speakers consist of session moderators, panelists and remark-makers, and represent a wide range of stakeholders in the public, private, non-profit, and philanthropic sectors.
CGI U brings together young leaders and entrepreneurs from around the world to generate innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Central to the CGI U model is the Commitment to Action: a new, specific, and measurable project that has a tangible impact in at least one of five focus areas: education, environment and climate change, peace and human rights, poverty alleviation, and public health.
Scope refers to the extent or range of operations for the position. Impact refers to the effect of the position’s actions on the organization.
A primary function of this role is to recruit approximately 70 speakers for the CGI U meeting. This will require preparing, extending and tracking all invitations within the timeline outlined in the interdepartmental calendar and keeping all records up-to-date using the BBCRM database. This role will serve as the liaison between speakers and programmatic content leads to confirm speakers’ participation and to prepare them for their on-site roles. It will also require extensive interdepartmental coordination and thoughtful communication with colleagues so that everyone is kept in the loop on the status of invites. This role will generate weekly reports for the team updating colleagues on the status of the program’s development.
This individual is also responsible for continual upkeep of the programming content in the master production schedule and briefing documents, including the most up-to-date information.
This position impacts the quality of programming for the CGI U events.
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