• Algorithms & Ideas to Shape the 21st Century
    October 17, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm

In Conversation: Berggruen Institute Chairman Nicolas Berggruen with D.A. Wallach, recording artist, songwriter, investor, and essayist.

Nicolas Berggruen is founder and chairman of the Berggruen Institute, the non-partisan think tank planning its new headquarters in Los Angeles, designed by Herzog & de Meuron. Berggruen is the co-author of “Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century” and is co-publisher of TheWorldPost. As chairman, he fosters the study and design of systems of good governance suited for the 21st century. Berggruen seeks to find and reward those philosophical, sociological, and technological ideas that have the capacity to shape the future for the better through projects like the annual Berggruen Prize for Philosophy & Culture. This $1 million award is given annually to thinkers whose ideas have profoundly shaped human self-understanding and advancement in a rapidly changing world. Register early – seating is limited!

Berggruen will be in conversation DA Wallach; songwriter, recording artist, essayist, and investor who was featured on Forbes coveted “30 Under 30 List,” as well as included on Fast Company’s list of 100 Most Creative People in Business. The two creative thinkers will discuss how ideas will shape the future of humanity.

Business casual – no jeans nor tennis shoes.

$8 underground valet parking with 3-hour validation.


555 S. Flower St. 51st Floor, Los Angeles, California, 90071