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Bellevue University’s 2023 Annual Signature Event to Feature Ian Bremmer

Event Set for Monday, Oct. 2 at the Holland Performing Arts Center

Bellevue University has announced that Ian Bremmer, a political scientist who is considered one of the world’s foremost experts on global politics and risk management, will be the featured speaker at the University’s annual Signature Event on Monday, Oct. 2, 7 p.m. 

The event will be held at the Holland Performing Arts Center located at 13th and Douglas streets in downtown Omaha. Admission is free, but attendees must RSVP. 

Click here to RSVP for the event.

“Ian Bremmer is an insightful voice many will want to hear from,” said Bellevue University President Mary Hawkins. “His remarkable understanding of global politics, America and the world will bring the critical choices the world is facing into focus.”

For more information about the Signature Event, please email or call 402-557-7292.

About Ian Bremmer:

Ian Bremmer is a political scientist who helps business leaders, policy makers, and the general public make sense of the world around them. He is president and founder of Eurasia Group, the world’s leading political risk research and consulting firm, and GZERO Media, a company dedicated to providing intelligent and engaging coverage of international affairs. Ian is an independent voice on critical issues around the globe, offering clear headed insights through speeches, written commentary, and even satirical puppets (really!).

He is the host of GZERO World, which airs weekly on US national public television. Ian is also a frequent guest on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, the BBC, Bloomberg, and many others globally.

A prolific writer, Ian is the author of 10 books, including the New York Times bestseller “Us vs Them: The Failure of Globalism” which examines the rise of populism across the world. He also serves as the Foreign Affairs Columnist and Editor at Large for Time magazine. He currently teaches at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and previously was a professor at New York University.

About Bellevue University

Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is a non-profit university with more than 60,000 graduates worldwide. The University is a recognized national leader in preparing students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, while making college affordable. Routinely ranked among the nation’s top military and accessible institutions, the University serves residential students at its main campus in Bellevue, Nebraska, and everywhere online with more than 80 degree programs uniquely designed for working adults. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (