What are the core political, societal and economic forces that are shaping the future of the Middle East? What steps are needed create a region-wide framework for prosperity and peace? Two of the world’s distinguished experts on the region – the former Jordanian finance minister and an internationally acclaimed journalist – will address some of the key shifts that are currently taking place and discuss their implications for future political risks, security realignments and economic relations in the Arab world. (Duration: 1:16:17)

Bassem Awadallah
Tomoh Advisory

Faisal J. Abbas
Al Arabiya News (English)

Taro Kono (Moderator)
Member of the House of Representatives