Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity: Global Cities III

Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity: Global Cities III

Columbia Law School
Speaking Engagement

Over two days, Global Cities III, hosted by the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity, will bring together leaders and integrity officials from select major cities worldwide to share ideas about obstacles they have overcome, new strategies they have tested and sustainable achievements they have made in pursuit of honest government. The event will take place on Thursday, June 20–Friday, June 21. Early registration is encouraged as space is limited.

On Thursday, June 20, Partner Sharon Cohen Levin will speak on a panel titled "Corruption and Money Laundering in the Global Art World" from 11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m., and Partner Brendan McGuire will speak on the "Building Transnational Corruption Cases" panel from at 2:30 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Additional distinguished speakers will include: 

  • Secretary Jeh Johnson, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Former Secretary, United States Department of  Homeland Security in conversation with MSNBC Chief Legal
  • Correspondent and NBC News Legal Analyst Ari Melber
  • Huguette Labelle, Former Board Chair of Transparency International, Order of Canada, Order of Ontario
  • The Honorable John F. Keenan, US District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., District Attorney, New York County
  • Margaret Garnett, Commissioner, NYC Department of Investigation

Additional panel topics will include:

  • Effective Ethics Systems for Local and National Governments and Intergovernmental Organizations
  • Corruption and Money Laundering in the Global Art World
  • Building Transnational Corruption Cases
  • Preserving Election Integrity from Cyber Threats
  • Combatting Human Trafficking through the Procurement Process

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