"The intervention of Bill Gates at CosmoCaixa Barcelona,
scheduled today, the 3 of June at 12 midday, has been cancelled.
The talk entitled “Role of Innovation in Addressing Global Poverty”
will be given by Joe Serell, director for Europe of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Bill Gates has been unable to reach Barcelona at the planned time due to technical complications of his flight".LINK
"CRESIB and ISGlobal broadcast live Bill Gates’ lecture
Bill Gates, co-president of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will give the lecture “Role of Innovation in Addressing Global Poverty” on next Thursday June 3rd, at 12:00 h (Cosmocaixa, Barcelona).
The presence of the world’s greatest philanthropist is the coming out into society and first public event of the new Institute for Global Health of Barcelona (ISGlobal).
In his intervention, Bill Gates will analyse the current economic situation and will emphasize the importance of maintaining in these times the commitment to the most disadvantaged countries and peoples of the planet, in order to achieve the Millennium Development Goals.
Participants at the conference:
- HRH Princess Cristina, President of the Global Health Institute, Barcelona.
- Sr. Bill Gates, Co-president of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
- Dr. Pedro Alonso, Chief Executive of the Global Health Institute, Barcelona.
- Excmo. Sr. Javier Solana, Vice-president of the Global Health Institute, Barcelona."