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A special CNBC town hall event, "WARREN BUFFETT AND BILL GATES: KEEPING AMERICA GREAT," will premiere on Thursday, November 12th at 9pm & 12am ET.
From Columbia Business School in New York City, CNBC brings together two of the most successful men in business -- Bill Gates and Warren Buffett -- for a special town hall event, moderated by CNBC's Becky Quick. Columbia Business School's best and brightest minds have a chance to ask whatever they'd like of the two greatest capitalists of our generation. In a rare and exclusive television event, Buffett and Gates share their secrets of success and guide the next generation of business leaders on the future of Wall Street. The billionaire-philanthropists take questions from Columbia Business School's students on today's hottest topics including the economy, America's status as a financial superpower, the future of capitalism, the state of the American Dream and corporate social responsibility.
The show repeats on Sunday 11/15 at 10pm ET.
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