Speakers: Melinda Gates

Melinda Gates

Melinda Gates is the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In addition to the philanthropic initiatives around global health and learning, Melinda’s particular focus is on empowering women and girls to drive meaningful global change. She has seen first-hand the transformational improvements this has brought and lead the London Summit of Family Planning in 2012, which aims to deliver contraceptives to 120 million women in developing countries by 2020.