Jennifer Beals to attend Hero Summit
Jennifer is expected to attend next week’s inaugural ”The Hero Summit: An Exploration of Character and Courage”
The summit, organised by Newsweek and The Daily Beast, is a two-day gathering taking place at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., Nov. 14–15.
The Hero Summit will examine the essential elements of moral, political, intellectual and physical courage, resilience, and selflessness. Men and women of the U.S. military, active and retired, will talk about the greatest moments of heroism they’ve ever witnessed, on the concept of sacrifice and on the lives of America’s veterans.
Other celebrities attending are Bono, Newsweek editor-in-chief Tina Brown, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, “CBS This Morning” anchor Charlie Rose, Pulitzer Prize winner Nicholas Kristof, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and more.
The Summit will be streamed live on The Daily Beast