"Citi Private Bank’s Autumn Dialogues is second to none! I stopped traveling to conferences a few years ago, but this is a global occasion that I would not miss." - Participant
Our flagship annual global event gathers clients to contemplate both future developments and cutting-edge trends that are already transforming the world.
Speakers include global influencers and thought leaders who share their insights into current developments and the longer-term outlook.
Past events included intimate conversations with world leaders, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; Michael Hayden, former Director of the CIA and the National Security Agency; Sophia, social humanoid robot developed by Hong Kong-based company Hanson Robotics; Peter Diamandis, X Prize Foundation; and Yuval Noah Harari, historian, philosopher, and bestselling author.
Attendees have also heard from artists and entertainers including, Christian Louboutin, fashion designer; Fang Yang, fashion designer of Brand By Fang; Francis Ford Coppola, film director, producer, screenwriter, film composer and vintner; David LaChapelle, commercial and fine-art photographer and film director; and world champion racing driver Fernando Alonso.
Among business leaders to have addressed Autumn Dialogues are Sir Gordon Wu, chairman of Hopewell Holdings; J.B Pritzker, co-founder and managing partner, Pritzker Group; Alan Faena, Argentine hotelier and real estate developer; Susan Desmond-Hellmann, CEO of The Gates Foundation; Robert Kapito, President, BlackRock; Marcelo Claure, CEO, SoftBank Group International; Adriana Cisneros, CEO, Grupo Cisneros; and Jane Fraser, CEO, Citigroup.
Topics addressed include geopolitics, economics, technology, investment, philanthropy, the arts, fashion and gastronomy. We provided unique experiences, such as a black tie gala dinner at an iconic Parisian museum; dinner on the waterfront in Shanghai; performances by Laura Wright, renowned mezzo soprano and a tango dance performed by Mora Godoy; and a gala dinner in Miami.
The event has taken place in key locations including Madrid, San Francisco, Shanghai, Paris and Miami.
We pride ourselves on creating an exclusive, discreet, and relaxed atmosphere, where the world’s significant families can learn, share strategies confidentially, and build relationships and business opportunities with peers from across the globe.