Peterson Foundation Summit: Fmr. Pres. Clinton & Bill Gates
1,175May 7, 2013
Former President Clinton and Bill Gates on U.S. Debt
Former President Bill Clinton and Bill Gates were interviewed by Tamron Hall about debt, taxes, health care costs, immigration, and education.
“Shaping America’s Future” ...
980Nov 14, 2012
Bill Gates on Education
Bill Gates talked about the work of the Gates Foundation in higher education. He stressed the importance of education and the need for government funding. He said that the current ...
4,892Jun 26, 2012
Future of Public Higher Education
Bill Gates was the keynote speaker at an event to mark the upcoming 150th anniversary of the Morrill Land Grant Act. He spoke about funding universities, college admissions, and the costs of ...
285Apr 5, 2011
Bill Gates on Development Aid
Bill Gates testified before the European Parliament about the health and education programs sponsored or performed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
1,702Mar 8, 2011
Conversation with Bill Gates
Bill Gates talked about his philanthropic organization called the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, his career at Microsoft, as well as education and global health care. He responded to ...
787Feb 28, 2011
Bill Gates on Education and Global Competitiveness
Bill Gates spoke to governors about encouraging economic competitiveness and growth at the local level. He focused on the Gates Foundation’s efforts to work with governors on improving ...
176Feb 2, 2011
Bill Gates Remarks
Bill Gates spoke at an event in honor of former Secretary of State Madeline Albright and former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge. In his remarks he focused on the importance of foreign aid ...
162Jan 28, 2011
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon joined the leaders from Finland, Indonesia, and Mexico, to talk about how sustainable development can lead to economic growth. The panelists also spoke about ...
1,291Jul 8, 2010
Bill Gates on Education and Health Care Systems
Bill Gates talked about education and health care in the U.S. and around the world. Topics included the environment and his charitable initiatives. He was interviewed by Walter ...
903Mar 10, 2010
Former President Bill Clinton and Bill Gates talked before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about improving health care in developing nations and about global health challenges.
183Jan 29, 2010
World Economic Forum
Global food demand will double between now and 2050 as the world’s population reaches 9.2 billion. How can the increased demand for food be met in an economically and environmentally ...
1,049Mar 12, 2008
Technology and Global Marketplace Competitiveness
Bill Gates testified at a hearing on competitiveness in the global marketplace as it relates to technology. Topics include efforts needed to strengthen U.S. competitiveness in the global ...
62Jan 25, 2008
New Drivers of Development
A panel discussion was held on the responsibility developed countries have to help developing countries. Discussion centered on problems in Africa. Topics included the importance of health ...
197Mar 7, 2007
Bill Gates testified about the state of education in the U.S. and its impact on the ability of Americans to compete in the global economy. In his remarks he said that overhauls of the ...
58Jan 26, 2007
Delivering on the Promise of Africa
Panelists discussed the possibilities for sustainable growth in Africa. They discussed whether donor countries are meeting their unprecedented commitments for aid and debt relief and what ...
53Aug 14, 2006
Ending the AIDS Epidemic
Former President Clinton and Bill Gates talked about the global AIDS epidemic, international efforts to eradicate the pandemic, barriers to providing adequate education and medical aid to developing ...
126Jun 26, 2006
Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates spoke to reporters about the gift of shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. stock valued at $30.7 billion that Warren Buffett pledged to the Bill and ...
51Jan 27, 2006
Participants talked about new technology designs and business innovation for a wide range of consumer and business products. They also addressed foundations for “disruptive” forces ...
138Feb 26, 2005
Redesigning the American High School
Mr. Gates and others talked about high school education policy, preparing American students for dynamic challenges at universities and in the workplace, current and future academic standards ...
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