Sustainable Futures for the Caribbean:

Critical Interventions and the 2030 Agenda

Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social & Economic Studies (SALISES), 19th Annual Conference


Professor Sir Hilary Beckles

Vice-Chancellor, The University of the West Indies

Honourable Edmund Bartlett

Minister of Tourism

Professor Dale Webber

Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Graduate Studies, at The University of the West Indies (UWI)

Professor Melissa Leach

Director of the Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Ambassador Dr June Soomer

Chair of the Open Campus Council of the UWI

Professor Brian Meeks

Professor and Chair of Africana Studies at Brown University

Professor the Hon. Ambassador Richard L. Bernal OJ

Pro-Vice Chancellor, Global Affairs, The University of the West Indies

Dr. Kevon Rhiney

Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography at Rutgers University

Dr. Justin Ram

Director of Economics at the Caribbean Development Bank

Professor Abdullahi Abdulkadri

Coordinator, Statistics and Social Development Unit, United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)

Dr. Uma Ramakrishnan

Assistant Director in the IMF and Division Chief of the Caribbean II Division

Dr. Meredith Arnold McIntyre

Deputy Division Chief, Caribbean Division 1, Western Hemisphere Department

Dr. Gillian Marcelle

Founder, Technology for Development

Dr. Claire Nelson, White House Champion of Change

Futurist, Sustainability Engineer, Social Entrepreneur, Storyteller

His Excellency Dr. Didacus Jules

Director General of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States

Dr Siddier Chambers

Director, Policy & Research (Actg.) Bureau of Gender Affairs, Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport

Dr Cavell Francis-Rhiney

Total Productivity Manager at Red Stripe Limited