Mon, 04/24
08:30 AM – 10:05 AM The Future of Health Care
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM Ensuring America's Success in Education
Good Health Equals Good Business
Media Convergence and the Revolution in Marketing and Brand Building
Mind-to-Market: Increasing Role of the University in the Global Economy
The Economic Impact of Terrorism
The Future of Yields: Is There Still a Conundrum?
11:45 AM – 01:45 PM Lunch Panel
A Discussion with Nobel Laureates in Economics
02:00 PM – 03:15 PM How Do I Get More From My Marketing?
Not If, But When: The Economic Impact of the Coming Flu Pandemic
Philanthropy in Education
Preserving America’s Global Competitiveness
Rising Stars: Who is Grooming Tomorrow's Leaders?
Risk and Return: Theory vs. Reality
03:25 PM – 04:40 PM China M&A: Ready for Prime Time?
Fostering Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Hedge Funds: The Impact on Corporate Governance
The New Philanthropists and the Future of Medical Research Funding
Trends in Global Fixed-Income and Credit Markets
What Is the Future of the Russian Economy?
04:50 PM – 05:50 PM Lance Armstrong and Andre Agassi: Keeping Fit as You Grow "Younger"
07:00 PM – 09:00 PM Dinner Panel
The Future of Space
Tue, 04/25
07:55 AM – 09:15 AM U.S. Overview: Will the Economy Stay on Top?
09:25 AM – 10:40 AM America, Open or Closed? Economics and the Global Society
Asia: A New Global Order in the Making
Changing Post-Secondary Education to Meet the Needs of a Global Economy
Medical Research Goes Global
The Changing Nature of Corporations: Succeeding in a Flat World
The Role of Growth Finance in America
10:50 AM – 12:05 PM Alternative Financing Models for Medical Innovations
Challenging Global Inequality: Helping Investors, Helping the World
Global Capital Markets: Where Are the Returns?
Growth in a Mature Europe
Nutrition and Health: Separating Fact from Fiction
Political Opinion in America: Where is it Headed?
12:15 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch Panel
Global Overview
02:10 PM – 03:25 PM A Conversation with Boone Pickens
Financial Innovations: Unlocking Value
Global Risk: What Should Be Keeping You Up at Night
Meeting the World's Need for Infrastructure Investment
The New Elite: Opportunities and Challenges Faced by Chinese Entrepreneurs
The New Value Chain: The Link Between Wall Street, Hollywood and Silicon Valley
Where East Meets West: Expanding Business Opportunities in Turkey
03:35 PM – 04:50 PM Blogs, Wikis, MMORPGs, and YASNS: Shaking Up Traditional Education
Changes Ahead: Mexico in Transition
China and the Environment: The Real Cost of Growth
Great Implications: Pension Obligations and Corporate Restructuring Opportunities
The Corporate Real Estate Edge: Unlocking Value From the Balance Sheet
06:30 PM – 08:30 PM Dinner panel
National Security vs. Civil Liberties: What Are the Limits to Executive Power?
Wed, 04/26
06:45 AM – 07:45 AM Iraq: Can Secularism Work?
06:45 AM – 08:15 AM Entrepreneurial Philanthropy for Israel
07:45 AM – 09:00 AM Baby Boom — Baby Bomb? A Jeremy Siegel-Michael Milken Debate
Community Colleges: Gateway to Prosperity
Emerging India: A New Global Economic Power?
The Future of Programming is Here - Now What?
09:10 AM – 10:25 AM Long Wave Innovation and its Impact on Investing
Pre-K in the U.S.A.
Real Estate: Has the Boom Busted?
Rise of Citizen Journalists
Sally Ride: Engaging Girls in Science
The Era of Easy Oil Is Over: Investment Opportunities for Alternative Energy
10:35 AM – 11:50 AM Carbon as a New Asset Class: The Environment as a Business Issue and Profit Center
Intellectual Property and the New Video Revolution
It's a Small World: How the Globalization of Small- to Mid-sized Businesses is Fueling the World Economy
Middle East Capital Markets: Market Building, Nation Building
The Future of Education: Effective Solutions to the Challenges Facing America's Public Schools
The Next Katrina: Who Will Pay?
WTO and the Doha Round
12:00 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch Panel
A Discussion with Nobel Laureates in Medicine and Science
02:10 PM – 03:25 PM Internet from 10 Feet Away
Save the Planet! Lessons from Emissions Markets for Confronting Climate Risk
The Coming American Health Renaissance and the Role of Nutrition
The Middle East: Beyond the Road Map
The Work Force of the 21st Century: Closing the Skills Gap
03:35 PM – 04:50 PM An Examination of Problems and Solutions to Climate Change: A Conversation With Steven Chu
The New Media Age: Surviving and Thriving in a World of Changing Technology