- Is it possible to pursue common interests in an era of intensifying cultural polarization, and in the absence of a common set of organizing principles?
- Where there is growing agreement (for example, in advancing a climate deal in Paris, the post-2015 development agenda, or addressing pandemics), what systems and structures are best suited to delivering policy aims?
- Is it more important to build successes nationally, regionally or by sector than to expect answers at the level of global governance?
Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Founder, Fundação Instituto Fernando Henrique Cardoso; President of Brazil (1995–03)
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Founder and Chairman, Rasmussen Global; Secretary General, NATO (2009-14); Prime Minister of Denmark (2001-09)
Kevin Rudd, President, Asia Society Policy Institute; Prime Minister of Australia (2013; 2007–10)
Dr Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga , President, World Leadership Alliance Club of Madrid; President of Latvia (1999-07)
Moderator: Dr Robin Niblett , Director, Chatham House