On September 27, 2010, Nobel Peace Prize recipient (2008) and former President of Finland (1994-2000) Martti Ahtisaari will be honored with the 2010 Great Negotiator Award by the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School and the Future of Diplomacy Project. Martti Ahtisaari will participate in a faculty led discussion in Spangler Auditorium at Harvard Business School from 1:30-5:00 pm. Reception to follow.
This event is free and open to the public. More information will be available soon.
Read more about Martti Ahtisaari’s accomplishments on the Nobel Prize website by clicking here.
The Program on Negotiation (PON) presents the Great Negotiator Award to an individual whose lifetime achievements in the field of negotiation and dispute resolution have had a significant and lasting impact. Past honorees include: artists Christo and Jean-Claude (2008), businessman Bruce Wasserstein (2007), Sadako Ogata, international refugees advocate (2005); Richard Holbrooke, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (2004); Stuart Eizenstat, former U.S. ambassador to the European Union, under secretary of commerce, under secretary of state, and deputy secretary of the treasury (2003); Ambassador Lakhdar Brahimi, the United Nations secretary general’s special envoy to Afghanistan (2002); Charlene Barshefsky, U.S. trade representative in the second Clinton administration (2001); and former U.S. Senator George Mitchell (2000).