Howell Jackson

Howell Jackson is the James S. Reid, Jr. Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. His research interests include financial regulation, consumer protection, international finance, and federal budget policy. Professor Jackson has served as a consultant to the United States Treasury Department, the United Nations Development Program, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund. He also frequently consults with government agencies and congressional committees on issues related to financial regulation. From 2013 to 2015, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Professor received his J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from Harvard University in 1982 and a B.A. from Brown University in 1976.

Jose M. Martinez-Sierra 

Jose M. Martinez-Sierra is Jean Monnet ad personam Professor for the Study of European Union Law and Government. Since 2012, he develops a number of teaching, research and administrative roles at Harvard College, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the Harvard Kennedy School, and the Harvard Law School. He is a Faculty Affiliate of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies and Faculty Associate of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies. Martinez-Sierra has served in a number of roles in international and national executive boards and advisory positions in education, research and innovation. He was an advisor to several Ministers responsible for Education and Universities. He served as General Director for International Relations in the Spanish Ministry of Education and General Director of the Agency for the Internationalization of Spanish Universities. He is a former President of the European Union High Level Group on Education and Training Policies and the EU Education Committee, a member of the OCDE Education Policy Committee and former president of the Bologna Follow-up Group. He was representative for Higher Education at UNESCO and senior member of the Fulbright Commission.

Marvin Ammori

Marvin Ammori is the General Counsel of Protocol Labs, a company focused on improving the internet and computing generally. Its projects include IPFS, Filecoin, Coinlist, and others. Mr. Ammori is best known for leading the most important, successful, and unlikely political victories determining the Internet’s future, overcoming “impossible odds” when others saw no path to victory. He represented Apple, Google, Dropbox, eBay, Automattic, Tumblr, Twitter, and others.  From 2016-2017, he was general counsel of Virgin Hyperloop One, serving on the senior executive and business leadership team, helping the company to raise $180 million during his time there.  He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Harvard Law School.