Posts Tagged ‘Peter’

Is globalisation about sharing a global culture, or designing new cultural borders? Is cross-cultural awareness a new skill, a differentiated form of collective intelligence we should learn, and teach?
Peter delivers a lively talk on cross-cultural differences and their impact on our daily personal and professional lives.

French educated, Italian speaking, English lawyer, Peter Alfandary describes himself as a mildly schizophrenic Brit. After 30 years practicing as an international lawyer, Peter decided to turn his lifelong fascination with different cultures into a full-time occupation – training and coaching professionals and senior executives on cross cultural management skills. He passionately believes that the need for cultural intelligence is increasingly critical as we move inexorably towards greater globalisation.Film and jazz buff, avid reader, Peter travels the world advising businesses and lecturing on cross cultural skills. His passion for his subject is only equalled by his other passion, Huguette, his Citroen 2CV which he proudly drives around London.

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Peter Skerry, Professor, Department of Political Science

Peter Skerry’s research focuses on social policy, racial and ethnic politics, and immigration. His writings have appeared in a variety of scholarly and general interest publications, including The Journal of Policy History, The New Republic, Slate, The Public Interest, The Wilson Quarterly, National Review, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. In this interview Professor Skerry talks about immigration and his proposal to break the U.S. deadlock on immigration reform
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Peter Diamandis speaking about “Exponential Thinking” at Singularity University’s Exponential Finance Conference 2014.
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