Claudia Romo Edelman


The business of doing good, the meltdown of media, and the emergence of the new voices.

Co-sponsored with the Harvard Business School Club of Chicago

Thursday, June 7, 2018
TIME: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

LOCATION: McDermott Will & Emery, 444 W. Lake Street, 40th Floor, Chicago 60606
COST:  HCC Members and their guests: $20/person
Non-members of HCC: $40/person


Having been special advisor on migration for the United Nations, Claudia Romo Edelman is interested in discussing how the sustainable development goals are not only the good thing to do but also the smart thing to do for business. 
Claudia launched a podcast with CBS in DAVOS (global GoalsCast), which is one of the many new platforms that will replace traditional media that will earn the trust of the people. 

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Claudia Romo Edelman, Special Advisor to We Are All Human Foundation and Co-Host of the Global GoalsCast. Claudia served as Special Advisor for UNICEF and recently has been seconded to the Executive Office for International Migration. Previously, Claudia served as UNICEF’s Global Chief of Public Advocacy. She was seconded to the Executive Office of the Secretary General of the United Nations leading communications and advocacy for the Sustainable Development Goals and Climate Change for the Special Advisor on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. She has successfully led PR, branding, and marketing for some of the biggest global organizations such as the World Economic Forum, the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and the Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB & Malaria. Claudia started her career as a journalist and press correspondent for Latin American media companies such as Notimex, Proceso, Infored Monitor. She holds degrees in Communications, Philosophy, and Photography as well as a Masters in Political Communications from the London School of Economics. Claudia is a frequent public speaker and speaks six languages.

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DATE: Thursday, June 7, 2018
TIME: 5:30 - 7:00 pm
LOCATION: McDermott Will & Emery, 444 W. Lake Street, 40th Floor, Chicago 60606
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Visitors must present a valid photo ID to building security on the plaza level. After checking in with security, please proceed to the 40th floor, the Firm’s main lobby.
Check in on 40th floor, stair access to 41st floor. Please advise in advance if you require elevator access to 41st floor.
PARKING: Recommended parking is at 191 N. Wacker Dr. or 180 N. Franklin

COST:  HCC Members and their guests: $20/person
Non-members of HCC: $40/person



Thursday, 06/7/18 at 5:30pm - 5:30pm | iCal


McDermott Will & Emery
444 W. Lake Street 40th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606

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Look Who's Coming:

Litcy Kurisinkal
Judith Tellerman
  Dr. Judith S Tellerman
Nancy Martin
Kristin Walter
Harvey Struthers
Graham Struthers
Mary Struthers
Ben Bornstein
  Prospero Capital Management
Dr. Christine Verzar
Kori Crockett
William Komaiko
... a total of 11 guests.
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