Commencement keynote address: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (2022)

On May 27, 2022, Director-General of the World Trade Organization and MIT alumna, Ngoni Okonjo-Iweala MCP ’78, PhD ’81 addressed the Class of 2022. She is the seventh Black speaker ever to deliver MIT's commencement address.


Timeline: 2020s
School: School of Architecture and Planning
Department: Urban Studies and Planning
Career: Business & FinanceGovernment & Law
Object: Video
Collection: Africa(n), Commencement, Keynotes, Rising Voices 1995-Present, Women