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News & Events

Recent news items, media releases and events related to Markle's activities are included on the list below.

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter Joins Markle Foundation

September 3, 2014
NEW YORK, NY - Markle President Zoe Baird today announced the appointment of former Deputy Secretary of Defense Dr. Ashton B. Carter as Senior ...
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Philip Zelikow Joins Markle Foundation as Visiting Managing Director

August 27, 2014
NEW YORK, NY - The Markle Foundation today announced that Philip Zelikow has joined the organization as Visiting Managing Director.  ...
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Techonomy Detroit

July 11, 2014

At Techonomy Detroit, Markle joins other leaders and thinkers from business, technology, and government to share views on how to move the U.S. and the world into an urbanized, technologized, inclusive future.

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Aspen Ideas Festival 2014

May 12, 2014

As the forces of globalization and technology transform the nature of work long considered the bedrock of economic stability in the U.S., more than half of Americans believe the country is on the wrong track. As more people feel left out, left behind, and worried about the future, there’s an urgent need to reverse course. At the Aspen Ideas Festival Markle President Zoë Baird and members of the Economic Future Initiative discussed the need to rekindle faith in the American Dream and introduced several key innovations that can enable Americans to flourish in today’s global networked economy.

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MIT and the Digital Economy: The Second Machine Age

March 20, 2014

Zoë Baird will participate in a panel discussion at the MIT and the Digital Economy.

Committee for Economic Development Fall Policy Conference

November 20, 2013

Zoë Baird will participate in a panel discussion at the CED Fall Policy Conference.

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Three Ways The President Can Create Digital Jobs Now

October 2, 2012

Zoë Baird, Markle President, reflects on ways Americans can use technology to create jobs.

Categories: National Security    Tags: Economic Security

In Pursuit Of Interoperability For The Common Good

March 10, 2013

New alliance plans to build, certify, and deploy a national infrastructure for health information sharing that leverages the Markle Common Framework.

Techonomy 2012

November 11, 2012

At Techonomy 2012, Markle President Zoë Baird is moderating the panel America's Economic Opportunity in a World of Services.

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Open Up!

November 13, 2012

Markle Chief of Research Stefaan Verhulst joins civil and private sector entrepreneurs, policy makers and leaders from academia and non-profit research to stimulate action in open governance, open data and transparency.

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