Nomi Network's Coffee Hour with Siddharth Kara (Educational Event) on May 14, 2013 (01:00 - 03:00 PM EDT)
Nomi Network's Coffee Hour with Siddharth Kara (Educational Event) Nomi Network's Coffee Hour with Harvard Fellow and
Nomi Advisory Board Member Siddharth Kara
Co-hosted by the Office of the Mayor of the City of New York
Special Lecture by Siddharth Kara
Moderated by Norma Abbene, Deputy Counsel to Mayor Bloomberg
Opening remarks by Deputy Mayor Carol Robles-Román
Siddharth Kara is one of the world's foremost experts on human trafficking and modern day slavery.
He is the first Fellow on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where he also teaches on these subjects. Siddharth is best known as author of the award-winning book, Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery and Bonded Labour: Inside the System of Slavery in South Asia.
He currently advises the United Nations, the US government, other governments, and private foundations on antislavery research, policy, and law. His ongoing work has been regularly covered by CNN, the BBC, and CNBC.
Previously, Kara was an investment banker at Merrill Lynch, then he ran his own finance and M&A consulting firm. He holds a Law degree from England and MBA from Columbia University.
Due to limited space, reservations are required. RSVP here: http://www.nominetwork.org/en/coffeehour/
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