Global Conference 2006

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Andre Agassi

Winner of more than 60 professional tennis titles; Founder, Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation


David Agus

Research Director, Louis Warschaw Prostate Cancer Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


Sheikha Al Farsi

CEO, International Research Foundation, Oman; Acting Director General, Investment Promotion, the Omani Centre for Investment Promotion and Export Development


José Alberro

Director, Law and Economics Consulting Group


Maryam Al-Hashar

Director General, Research and Development, Capital Market Authority, Oman


Rafat Ali

Publisher and Editor, paidContent.org


Bruce Ames

Senior Scientist, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute


Eric Anderson

President and CEO, Space Adventures Ltd.


Margaret Anderson

COO, FasterCures / The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions


William Anderson

National Intelligence Officer for Economics and Global Issues, National Intelligence Council


Engin Ansay

Consul General of Turkey in Los Angeles; former Permanent Observer of the Organization of the Islamic Conference to the U.N.


Darcy Antonellis

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Anti-Piracy Operations, and Executive Vice President, Distribution and Technology Operations, Warner Bros. Entertainment


Isaac Applbaum

Founding General Partner, Opus Capital


George Argyros

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain and Principality of Andorra; President and CEO, Arnel & Affiliates


Lance Armstrong

Seven-time winner of the Tour de France; Founding Director, Lance Armstrong Foundation


Robert Armstrong

Vice President, Discovery Chemistry Research, Lilly Research Laboratories


Harriet Arnone

Vice President, Planning and Assessment, New York Institute of Technology; Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Ellis College, New York Institute of Technology


Mark Azzopardi

Head of Insurance and Pensions, Global Risk Solutions, BNP Paribas


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Carl Ballton

President, Union Bank of California Foundation


Jim Bankoff

Executive Vice President, AOL Programming and Products


Anna Barker

Deputy Director for Advanced Technologies and Strategic Partnerships, National Cancer Institute


Elena Barmakova

Chairman of the Board, Fontvieille Capital Inc.


Daniel Barnett

COO, Vistage International


John Barry

Author, The Great Influenza and Rising Tide


James Barth

Lowder Eminent Scholar in Finance, Auburn University; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


Maria Bartiromo

Managing Editor, "The Wall Street Journal Report," Anchor, CNBC


Nadine Baudot-Trajtenberg

Manager, Investor Relations, Bank Hapoalim


Frank Baxter

Chairman Emeritus, Jefferies & Co. Inc.


Robert Beall

President and CEO, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation


Gary Becker

Nobel Laureate, Economic Sciences, 1992; University Professor of Economics and Sociology, University of Chicago; FasterCures Board Member


Bradley Belt

Executive Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.


Mike Benson

Senior Vice President,Marketing, Advertising and Promotion, ABC Entertainment


Sharon Bergen

Senior Vice President, Education and Training, Knowledge Learning Corp.


Seth Berkley

President and CEO, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative


Aaron Bernstein

Senior Writer, BusinessWeek


Alan Bersin

Secretary of Education, State of California


Karan Bhatia

Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative


Matthew Bishop

Chief Business Writer and American Business Editor, The Economist


Steven Blair

President and CEO, The Cooper Institute


David Blake

Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, Principal Global Investors


Mark Blatt

Director, Global Healthcare Strategies, Digital Health Group, Intel Corp.


Susan Blaustein

Co-Director, African Millennium Cities Initiative, Earth Institute of Columbia University


Jeffrey Blumberg

Senior Scientist and Director, Antioxidants Research Laboratory, Tufts University


Todd Boehly

Managing Partner, Guggenheim Partners LLC


George Boggs

President and CEO, American Association of Community Colleges


Maria Boyazny

Principal and Portfolio Manager, Siguler Guff & Co. LLC


Thomas Boysen

Senior Vice President, Classroom Solutions, K12 Inc.


Frederic Brace

Executive Vice President, CFO and Chief Restructuring Officer, UAL Corp.


Carlos Bremer

CEO and General Director, Value Grupo Financiero


Mark Brewer

Chairman, Michigan Democratic Party


Nancy Brinker

Former U.S. Ambassador to Hungary; Founder, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation; FasterCures Board Member


Eli Broad

Founder, The Broad Foundation; Chairman, AIG Retirement Services Inc.; Founder-Chairman of KB Home and AIG Retirement Services Inc.


Matthew Bronfman

Managing Director, ACI Capital


Edgar Bronfman Jr.

Chairman and CEO, Warner Music Group


Willie Brown Jr.

Former Mayor of San Francisco


Jim Brulte

Former Republican Leader, California State Senate; Partner, California Strategies; Senior Fellow, UCLA School of Public Affairs


Jane Brunner

Vice Mayor, City Council Member, Oakland, Calif.


Jeremy Bulow

Richard A. Stepp Professor of Economics, Stanford Business School; Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research


Deborah Burand

Executive Vice President of Programs, Grameen Foundation USA


Steven Burd

Chairman, President and CEO, Safeway Inc.


Mark Burnett

President and Founder, Mark Burnett Productions Inc.


Lauren Burnhill

Vice President, Financial Markets and Services, ACCION International


G. Steven Burrill

CEO, Burrill & Co.


Fredy Bush

CEO, Xinhua Finance Ltd.


Robert Bush Jr.

Managing Director, Istithmar


Robert Butler

President, CEO, Co-Chairman, Alliance for Health and the Future, International Longevity Center USA; Professor of Geriatrics, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai Medical Center


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Dwight Caines

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Digital Marketing, Columbia Tristar Marketing Group


Arthur Caplan

Director, Center for Bioethics, Emmanuel and Robert Hart Professor of Bioethics, Chairman of the Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania


Greg Cappelli

Managing Director, Senior Research Analyst, Credit Suisse


Ron Cappello

Founder and CEO, Infinia Group LLC


Arthur Carty

National Science Advisor to the Prime Minister, Privy Council Office, Government of Canada


Dwight Cass

Editor-in-Chief, Worth


Maria Livanos Cattaui

Secretary General, International Chamber of Commerce


John Cavalier

Managing Director and Chairman, Global Energy Group, Credit Suisse


Jeffrey Chamberlain

Professor, Neurology, Medicine and Biochemistry, University of Washington; Director, Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center


Adrian Chan

Web and Social Interaction Designer, Gravity7


Wilma Chan

Member, California State Assembly, 16th District


Purnendu Chatterjee

Chairman, The Chatterjee Group


Peter Chernin

President and COO, News Corp.; Chairman and CEO, Fox Group


Leroy Chiao

Former NASA Astronaut


Dennis Chu

Managing Director, Cambridge Associates LLC


Steven Chu

Nobel Laureate, Physics, 1997; Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


Ivan Chung

Managing Director, Rating Service Line, Xinhua Finance Ltd.


Wesley Clark

General (ret.), U.S. Army; former Commander, NATO


Teresa Clarke

Vice President, Goldman, Sachs & Co.


Sanford Climan

President, Entertainment Media Ventures Inc.


Jeffrey Cohn

Founder and Managing Partner, Bench Strength Advisors


Jonathan Colby

Managing Director, The Carlyle Group


Thomas Cole

Partner, Chairman of the Executive Committee, Sidley Austin LLP


Kevin Conroy

Executive Vice President and COO, AOL Media Networks


Sherry Cooper

Global Economic Strategist, Harris Bank; Executive Vice President, BMO Financial Group


Kevin Corbett

Vice President, Digital Home Group, and General Manager, Content Services Group, Intel Corp.


Brian Cornell

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, Safeway Inc.


Richard Cotton

Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBC Universal


Kevin Cullen

Director, Research and Enterprise, University of Glasgow


Philip Cyburt

Co-Founder, Cyburt Hall Holdings LLC


Karen Czarnecki

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor; Director, Office of the 21st Century Workforce


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Carol D’Amico

Executive Vice President and Chancellor, Ivy Tech Community College


Gray Davis

Former Governor, State of California; Counsel, Loeb & Loeb LLP


Ross DeVol

Director, Regional Economics, Milken Institute


Peter Diamandis

Chairman and CEO, X PRIZE Foundation; Chairman and CEO, Zero Gravity Corp.


Suzanne DiBianca

CEO and Executive Director, Salesforce Foundation


Harold Doley Jr.

Founder and Chairman Emeritus, Doley Securities LLC


Thomas Donohue

President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce


Roy Doumani

Acting COO, California NanoSystems Institute, University of California, Los Angeles


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Graham Earnshaw

Editor-in-Chief, Xinhua Finance News


Neil Eckert

Chairman, European Climate Exchange


Neveen El-Tahri

Managing Director, ABN AMRO DELTA Bank, Egypt


Juan Enriquez

Chairman and CEO, Biotechonomy LLC; Author, Untied States of America: Polarization, Fracturing, and Our Future


Caldwell Esselstyn Jr.

Preventive Cardiology Consultant, Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic


Susan Estrich

Robert Kingsley Professor of Law and Political Science, University of Southern California Law School


Philip Evans

Senior Vice President, Boston Consulting Group


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Brian Fabbri

Chief U.S. Economist for North America, BNP Paribas


Diana Farrell

Director, McKinsey Global Institute, McKinsey & Co.


Lewis Feldman

Chairman, Los Angeles office, Goodwin Procter LLP


Robert Fell

Chairman of the Board, Eaturna LLC


Edwin Feulner

President, The Heritage Foundation; Co-Author, Getting America Right: The True Conservative Values Our Nation Needs Today


John Fishel

President, Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles


John Fraser

President, Association of University Technology Managers; Director, Office of IP Development and Commercialization, Florida State University


Joshua Friedman

Founding Partner, Canyon Capital Advisors


Craig Froude

Executive Vice President, General Manager, WebMD Health Services


Denise Furey

Senior Director, Global Power, Fitch Ratings


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Sandra Gadson

President, National Medical Association


Norma Garza

Senior Advisor for Early Childhood Education, U.S. Department of Education


Patrick Gaston

President, Verizon Foundation


Wayne Gattinella

President and CEO, WebMD


Carl Geppert

Partner, Americas Communications and Media Practice, KPMG LLP


Paul Gigot

Editorial Page Editor, The Wall Street Journal


Eival Gilady

CEO, The Portland Trust; Brigadier General, Israeli Defense Forces (Res.)


Kathy Giusti

President, Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation


Jason Goldberg

Senior Partner, Katalyst Films


Daniel Goldin

Chairman and CEO, The Intellisis Corp.; former Administrator, NASA


Stephen Goldsmith

Daniel Paul Professor of Government, Director, Innovations in American Government Program, Harvard University; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


David Golub

Vice Chairman, Golub Capital; Chairman of the Board, Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research


Stephen Gorman

Vice President and General Manager, Practice Solutions, GE Healthcare Information Technologies


Steven Green

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore; Managing Director, Greenstreet Partners


Martin Greenberger

IBM Professor in Computers and Information Systems, UCLA Anderson School of Management,; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


Jeff Greenfield

Senior Analyst, CNN


James Greenwood

President and CEO, Biotechnology Industry Organization


Ellen Griggs

Managing Partner, New England Pension Consultants


Francine Grodstein

Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health; Associate Professor of Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard Medical School


Edward Guiliano

President, New York Institute of Technology


Mireille Guiliano

Author, French Women Don't Get Fat; President and CEO, Clicquot Inc.


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Torstein Hagen

Chairman and CEO, Viking River Cruises Inc.


Jan Hall

President, North America, Neutrogena Corp.


Jennie Chin Hansen

President-Elect, AARP


Oren Harari

Professor of Management, Graduate School of Business, University of San Francisco


Colleen Harkness

Managing Director, Global Growth, GE Energy Financial Services Inc.


Gary Hart

Wirth Chair, Graduate School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado; former U.S. Senator


William Haseltine

President, Haseltine Associates Ltd.; former CEO, Human Genome Sciences


Ron Haskins

Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Co-Director, Center on Children and Families, Brookings Institution


R. William Hauck

President, California Business Roundtable


Andrew Hauptman

Chairman and CEO, Andell Holdings LLC


Stephen Hayes

President and CEO, Corporate Council on Africa


David Heber

Founder and Director, Center for Human Nutrition, University of California, Los Angeles


James Heywood

CEO and d'Arbeloff Founding Director, ALS Therapy Development Foundation


Winston Hickox

Portfolio Manager Environmental Initiatives, California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS)


J. Edward Hill

President, American Medical Association


Richard Hodes

Director, National Institute on Aging


Joe Hogan

President and CEO, GE Healthcare


George Hoguet

Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Investment Strategist, State Street Global Advisors


Douglas Holtz-Eakin

Director, Maurice R. Greenberg Center, Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Chair in International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations; former Director, Congressional Budget Office


Tamar Howson

Senior Vice President, Corporate and Business Development, Bristol-Myers Squibb


Jeff Hunts

Supervisor, Electronic Waste Recycling Program, California Integrated Waste Management Board


Chad Hurley

CEO and Co-Founder, YouTube


Hiba Husseini

Managing Partner, Husseini & Husseini


Pamela Hymel

Corporate Director, Integrated Health, and Medical Director, Cisco Systems


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Robert Iger

President and CEO, The Walt Disney Co.


Michael Intriligator

Professor of Economics, Political Science and Public Policy, University of California, Los Angeles; Director, UCLA Center for International Relations; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


Graciela Italiano-Thomas

CEO, Los Angeles Universal Preschool


Turan Itil

Founder and Chairman, TMI Alzheimer’s Centers Inc.


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Amber Jackson

Manger, Team Member Services, Universal Orlando Resort


David Jackson

Chief Investment Officer, Istithmar


Kenneth Jaffe

Executive Director, International Child Resource Institute


Sayyed Ayad Jamal Aldein

Member, Iraqi National Parliament


Scott Jarus

CEO, Cognition Inc.


Suzanne Nora Johnson

Vice Chairman, The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.


Wayne Johnson

Vice President, University Relations Worldwide, Hewlett-Packard Co.


James Joseph

Lead Scientist, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University


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Daniel Kahneman

Nobel Laureate, Economic Sciences, 2002; Eugene Higgins Professor of Psychology, Professor of Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University


Carl Kaplan

Managing Director, Koret Israel Economic Development Funds


Zachary Karabell

Senior Vice President, Fred Alger Management Inc.


Peter Katona

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles


Dan Katzir

Managing Director, The Broad Foundation


Richard Kauffman

Chairman, Global Financing Group, Goldman, Sachs & Co.


Francine Kaufman

Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California; Head of the Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles


Mike Kelly

President, AOL Media Networks


Michael Keough

Partner, Stark Investments


Mikhail Khvostov

Belarus Ambassador to the United States and Mexico


Jeffrey Kindler

Vice Chairman, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, Pfizer Inc.


Catherine Kirkman

Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati


Vaclav Klaus

President, Czech Republic


Samuel Klein

William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine; Director, Center for Human Nutrition, Washington University School of Medicine


Kevin Klowden

Research Economist, Milken Institute


Michael Klowden

President and CEO, Milken Institute


Dennis Kneale

Managing Editor, Forbes


Neil Koehler

President and CEO, Pacific Ethanol Inc.


Clark Kokich

President, Avenue A | Razorfish, Worldwide


Nir Kossovsky

CEO, Technology Option Capital LLC


Caroline Kovac

General Manager, Healthcare and Life Sciences, IBM


Arthur Kramer

Co-Director, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology; Professor of Psychology, University of Illinois


John Kruper

Chief Learning Officer, Cardean Learning Group


Lewis Kuller

Professor of Public Health; Former Chairman, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh


Joel Kurtzman

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Senior Advisor, Knowledge Universe


Irene Kyriakopoulos

Professor of Economics, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, National Defense University


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Arthur Laffer

Founder and Chairman, Laffer Associates


N. Mark Lam

CEO and Chairman, Executive Committee, Live365


Timothy Lappen

Chairman and Founder, Family Office Group, Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro LLP


Elizabeth Lawley

Director, Lab for Social Computing, Rochester Institute of Technology; Visiting Researcher, Microsoft Research Social Computing Group


William Lawton

Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Seagate Global Advisors LLC


Mark Leavitt

Managing Director, Head of Media and Communications, Jefferies & Co. Inc.


Greg Lee

Former Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Sears, Roebuck and Co.


Jonathan Leo

Senior Environmental Attorney, Science Applications International Corp.


Jack Leslie

Chairman, Weber Shandwick Worldwide


Ross Levinsohn

President, Fox Interactive Media, News Corp.


William Lindsay

Founding Partner, Pacific Coast Capital Partners LLC


David Lipschitz

Chair of the Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatrics, Director of the Center on Aging, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences


Stanley Litow

President, IBM International Foundation; Vice President, Corporate Community Relations, IBM


Thomas Livergood

CEO, The Family Wealth Alliance


Ron Loeppke

Executive Vice President, Chief Strategic Officer, Matria Healthcare Inc.


Edward Luce

Washington Commentator, former South Asia Bureau Chief, Financial Times


Christopher Ludeman

President, U.S. Brokerage, CB Richard Ellis


Frank Luntz

Founder, Luntz Research Companies


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Rodney MacAlister

President, African Development Foundation


Alan MacDiarmid

Nobel Laureate, Chemistry, 2000; Blanchard Professor of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania


Earle Mack

Senior Partner, Mack Co.; former U.S. Ambassador to Finland


Leizl Maglaya Jones

Associate Director of Amenities, Global Operations, Pfizer Global Research and Development


Gary Mangiofico

Chief Operating Officer, Los Angeles Universal Preschool


Bill Marcus

Head of Business Development, North America; Sales Manager, Chicago Calyon Financial


Lynn Margherio

Executive Vice President, HIV/AIDS Initiative, Clinton Foundation


Eduardo Martí

President, Queensborough Community College


James McCaughan

CEO, Principal Global Investors LLC


James McGregor

Author, One Billion Customers: Lessons from the Front Lines of Doing Business in China; Founding Partner, BlackInc China


Thomas McLarty III

President, Kissinger McLarty Associates; former Chief of Staff, Clinton Administration


Fred McMahon

Director, Centre for Trade and Globalization Studies, The Fraser Institute


Christopher Melton

Co-founder, The White Oak Group Inc.; Vice Chairman, Finance and Operations, DataPath Inc.


David Meltzer

Associate Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Chicago


Barbara Meynert

Advisor, Li & Fung Group


Ann Miles

Director, BlueOrchard Finance


Marc Miles

Director, Center for International Trade and Economics, The Heritage Foundation


Lowell Milken

Chairman, Milken Family Foundation


Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute; Chairman, FasterCures / The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions


Jonathan Miller

Chairman and CEO, AOL


Matt Miller

Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress; Author, Columnist


Stuart Miller

President and CEO, Lennar Corp.


B. Scott Minerd

CEO, Chief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners Asset Management


Lesa Mitchell

Vice President, Advancing Innovation, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation


Ted Mitchell

President and CEO, NewSchools Venture Fund


Edwin Mongan

Director, Energy and Environment, DuPont Co.


Geoffrey Moore

Senior Vice President, Knowledge Universe Inc.


Randall Morgan

Interim Director, The W. Montague Cobb/NMA Health Institute; President, University Park Orthopedics; Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics, Indiana University Northwest Center for Medical Education


Kenneth Morse

Senior Lecturer and Managing Director, MIT Entrepreneurship Center


Laura Morse

Human Capital Partner, Atlas Venture


Kevin Murphy

George J. Stigler Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


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Firouz Naderi

Associate Director, Programs, Project Formulation and Strategy; Director, Solar System Exploration Programs, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Nathan Nankivell

Senior Researcher, Office of the Special Advisor at Joint Task Force Pacific Headquarters, Canada


Roland Nash

Managing Director and Head of Credit Research, Renaissance Capital


Wes Nichols

Co-Founder, Managing Partner, MarketShare Partners


Leonard Nimoy

Actor, Director, Photographer, Author


Diana Nyad

World-Class Distance Swimmer; Broadcast Commentator


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Adebayo Ogunlesi

Executive Vice Chairman, Chief Client Officer, Credit Suisse


Mary O'Hara-Devereaux

Founder and CEO, Global Foresight


Martin Olson

Senior Vice President, Research, Development and Informatics, Matria Healthcare


Dean Ornish

Founder and President, Preventive Medicine Research Institute; Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco


Michael Osterholm

Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, Professor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota; Associate Director, Department of Homeland Security's National Center for Food Protection and Defense


Tara O'Toole

CEO, Director, Center for Biosecurity, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh


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Ronald Packard

Chairman and Founder, K12 Inc.


James Packer

Executive Chairman, Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd.


Rod Paige

Chairman, Chartwell Education Group LLC; former U.S. Secretary of Education


Stewart Paperin

Executive Vice President, Open Society Institute and Soros Foundations Network


Geoffrey Parker

Partner, Investment Bankng, Goldman, Sachs & Co.


Rafael Pastor

Chairman of the Board and CEO, Vistage International


Daniel Perry

Executive Director, Alliance for Aging Research


Boone Pickens

Entrepreneur and Philanthropist; Founder, BP Capital


David Pollock

Senior Managing Director, Bear Stearns & Co. Inc.


Lawrence Post

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Post Advisory Group LLC


George Poste

Director, The Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University


Dennis Prager

Syndicated Radio Talk-Show Host


James Prince

President, Founder, The Democracy Council


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Stephanie Rafanelli

Science Teacher, Menlo School


Richard Rainwater

President, Rainwater Inc.; Chairman of the Board, Crescent Real Estate Equities Inc.


Bennett Ramberg

Former Policy Analyst, U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Politico-Military Affairs


Hunt Ramsbottom

President and CEO, Rentech Inc.


Scott Randall

President and Senior Consultant, BrandGames


Harpal Randhawa

Founding Partner, Sabre Capital Worldwide


Lewis Ranieri

Founder, Hyperion Private Equity Funds; Chairman, CEO and President, Ranieri & Co. Inc.


Nina Rees

Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, The Knowledge Universe Learning Group


William Richardson

Author, Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms; Supervisor, Instructional Technology and Communication, Hunterdon Central Regional High School


Sally Ride

Former NASA Astronaut; President and CEO, Sally Ride Science


Peter Rigby

Director, Utilities, Energy and Project Finance, Standard & Poor's


David Rogers

Partner, Latham and Watkins LLP


Edward Rollins

Chairman, Rollins Strategy Group


Andrew Rosenfield

Managing Partner, Guggenheim Partners LLC; Senior Lecturer, University of Chicago Law School; Founder, President, CEO, Leaf Group LLC


Jonathan Rosenthal

Managing Partner, Saybrook Capital LLC


Dean Rotbart

Host, Newsroom Confidential


F. Sherwood Rowland

Nobel Laureate, Chemistry, 1995; Donald Bren Research Professor, University of California, Irvine


David Rubenstein

Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group


Harvey Rubin

Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Computer Science; Director, Institute for Strategic Threat Analysis and Response, University of Pennsylvania


Rusty Rueff

CEO, Snocap Inc.


Greg Rushford

Editor and Publisher, The Rushford Report


Ken Rutkowski

Host, President, KenRadio Broadcasting


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Federico Sada González

President and CEO, Vitro, S.A. de C.V.


Mustafa Sagun

Chief Investment Officer, Equities Group, Principal Global Investors


Roy Salter

Principal, The Salter Group


William Samuels

Founder and Chairman, Blue Tiger Democrats


Ted Sanders

Executive Chairman, Cardean Learning Group; former Acting U.S. Secretary of Education


Richard Sandor

Chairman and CEO, Chicago Climate Exchange Inc.; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


Hani Sari-El Din

Chairman, Capital Market Authority, Egypt


Harold Schmitz

Chief Science Officer, Mars Inc.


H. Eric Schockman

President, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger


Douglas Schoen

Founding Partner and Principal Strategist, Penn, Schoen & Berland Associates Inc.


Steven Schoenfeld

Chief Investment Strategist, Global Quantitative Management Group, Northern Trust Global Investments


Myron Scholes

Nobel Laureate, Economic Sciences, 1997; Chairman, Oak Hill Platinum Partners; Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance Emeritus, Stanford University Graduate School of Business


Carl Schramm

President and CEO, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation


Susan Sclafani

Managing Director, Chartwell Education Group


Patricia Sellers

Editor at Large, Fortune


Terry Semel

Chairman and CEO, Yahoo! Inc.


Aizaz Shaikh

Head of High-Yield Research, Senior Credit Analyst, Media and Telecommunications, BNP Paribas


Tina Sharkey

Senior Vice President, AOL


John Shegerian

Managing Partner, President and CEO, Electronic Recyclers LLC


Bill Shireman

President and CEO, The Future 500


John Shoven

Charles R. Schwab Professor of Economics, Stanford University; Wallace R. Hawley Director, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research


Jeremy Siegel

Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


George Siemens

Instructor, Red River College, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Author, Connectivism: A Learning Theory for the Digital Age


David Sifry

Founder and CEO, Technorati


Joseph Sigelman

Co-CEO, OfficeTiger LLC


David Simon

CEO, Simon Property Group Inc.


Greg Simon

President, FasterCures / The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions


William Simon Jr.

Co-Chairman, William E. Simon & Sons LLC


Shelly Singhal

Chairman and CEO, SBI Group


Frank Sixt

Executive Director, Group Finance Director, Hutchison Whampoa Ltd.


Gary Small

Director, Aging and Memory Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles; Parlow-Solomon Professor on Aging, Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine


Paul Smith

Associate Professor, Asia-Pacific Center for Securities Studies, U.S. Department of Defense


Shelley Smith

Vice President, Los Angeles City Employees' Retirement System


Lisa Snell

Director, Education and Child Welfare, Reason Foundation


Richard Sobel

CEO, Alfa Capital Partners Ltd.


Lewis Solmon

President, Teacher Advancement Program Foundation; Senior Advisor, Board Member, Milken Family Foundation


Neal Soss

Managing Director, Chief Economist, Credit Suisse


Howard Soule

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Managing Director of Knowledge Universe Health and Wellness LLC


Jonathan Spalter

Principal, Dewey Square Group


Steven Spiegel

Professor, Department of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles


Richard Sprott

Executive Director, Ellison Medical Foundation


Andrew Stern

President, Service Employees International Union


Paula Stern

Chairwoman, The Stern Group Inc.


Barry Sternlicht

Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group


Paul Schott Stevens

President, Investment Co. Institute


David Stewart

Interim Department Chair, Marketing Department; Robert E. Brooker Professor, Marketing, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California


Brian Sullivan

Anchor, Bloomberg Television


Richard Suzman

Director, Behavioral and Social Research Program, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health


Jane Swift

Former Governor of Massachusetts; Managing Partner, WNP Consulting LLC


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Stoyan Tenev

Lead Economist, East Asia Economics, International Finance Corp., The World Bank Group


Douglas Thomas

Associate Professor, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California; Editor, Games & Culture


David Thompson

Director, Corporate Environmental Department, Panasonic Corporation of North America


Ray Thurston

Founder and CEO, SonicAir


Edward Tian

CEO, China Netcom (Group) Co. Ltd.


Wendy Tice-Wallner

Attorney-at-Law, Littler Mendelson


Alvin Toffler

Author, Futurist; Principal, Toffler & Associates


Tommei Tong

CEO and Executive Director, TOM Group Ltd.


Robert Topel

Isidore Brown and Gladys J. Brown Professor of Urban and Labor Economics, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute


Susan Trimbo

Senior Vice President, Scientific Affairs, GNC


Glen Tullman

CEO, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc.


Kaya Tuncer

Founder and Chairman, ESBAS Company


Vladimir Tyurenkov

Managing Director, Eastern Europe and Russia, Hansberger Global Investors


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Louis Uchitelle

Economics Writer, New York Times; Author, The Disposable American: Layoffs and Their Consequences


Tony Uphoff

Publisher, The Hollywood Reporter; President, VNU Film & Performing Arts Group


Selim Uyar

CEO and President, Permak, Uyar and Remag Group of Companies


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Ramesh Vangal

Chairman and Founder, Katra Group


Jon Vein

Managing Partner, MarketShare Partners


Dennis Vicars

Executive Director, Professional Association for Childhood Education Alternative Payment Program; CEO, Human Services Management Corp.


Tom Vilsack

Governor, State of Iowa


Andrew von Eschenbach

Acting Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration


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Mary Anne Walk

President, Walk & Associates Inc.


Kevin Wall

Founder and CEO, Network Live


Lorna Wallace

Research Fellow, Milken Institute


Wei Wang

Chairman, China M&A Management Holdings Inc.


Jonathan Weber

Founder and Editor-in-Chief, New West


Myrl Weinberg

President, National Health Council


David Weinberger

Author, Small Pieces Loosely Joined and The Cluetrain Manifesto; Fellow, Berkman Institute for Internet and Society, Harvard University


Michael Weiner

CEO, Biophan Technologies Inc.


Daniel Weiss

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Angeleno Group LLC


Thomas Werner

CEO, SunPower Corp.


Blair Westlake

Corporate Vice President, Media, Content and Partner Strategy Group, Microsoft Corp.


Leslie Whatley

Executive Director, Morgan Stanley


Rodney Williams

Senior Vice President, Marketing, Robert Mondavi Brands, Constellation Brands Inc.


Doug Wilson

Chairman, Townhall.com; Co-Author, Getting America Right: The True Conservative Values Our Nation Needs Today


Thomas Wilson

President and COO, Allstate Corp. and Allstate Insurance Co.


Deborah Wince-Smith

President, Council on Competitiveness


Yoram Wind

Lauder Professor and Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


David Wise

Stambaugh Professor of Political Economy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; Area Director, Health and Retirement Programs, Director, Program on Economics of Aging, National Bureau of Economic Research


Perry Wong

Senior Research Economist, Milken Institute


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Glenn Yago

Director, Capital Studies, Milken Institute


Daniel Yih

COO, GTCR Golder Rauner LLC


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Betsy Zeidman

Director, Center for Emerging Domestic Markets, Research Fellow, Milken Institute


Sam Zell

Chairman, Equity Group Investments LLC


Susan Tave Zelman

Superintendent of Public Instruction, Ohio Department of Education