Program Glance
Sun, 04/26
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Government and Education: A Private Breakfast with U.S. Representative Buck McKeon
By invitation only
11:45 AM - 01:45 PM
Government and Health: A Dialogue for Accelerating Medical Solutions With Anna Barker and Andrew von Eschenbach
By invitation only
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
A View from Minority Leaders in the U.S. Senate & House: With Senator John Ensign and Representative Eric Cantor, House Minority Whip
By invitation only
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Prostate Cancer Foundation Board Meeting
By invitation only
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Reception at the home of Lubov and Max Azria
Hosted by Guggenheim Partners

Special Guest: U.S. Representative Henry Waxman, Chairman, House Committee on Energy and Commerce
By invitation only
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Private Dinners
By invitation only
Mon, 04/27
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Solutions to the Increasing Cost of Financing College Education
The Evolution of Islamic Finance
06:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Access to Capital: Fueling Economic Growth
Women Financial Leaders Program
By invitation only
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Doing Business in Russia: Overcoming Repeated Crises
Financial Recovery: When and How?
How U.S. States Can Benefit from the Build America Bond Program
The Future of Health
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Commercial Real Estate: Identifying the Opportunities
How Nonprofits Can Sustain Their Mission in a Down Economy
Institutional Endowments: Finding the Right Formula
Investing in Green Energy
Leadership Lessons from the World of Sports
Open Panel
Taking Control of Restructuring to Drive Successful Turnarounds
The Forecast for Emerging Markets
U.S. Governors Address Challenges Facing Their States
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Affordable Housing Roundtable
Computing's Next Playground
Encore Careers and Volunteerism: Civic Engagement After Age 50
Global Banking: Too Big to Fail or Too Big to Save?
Global M&A Opportunities in Education
Perspectives on the Changing Landscape in Alternative Asset Management
The New Relationship Between Government and Business
The New University and Its Role in the Economy
The U.S.-China Relationship: The Uneasy Ties That Bind
Wellness in the Workplace: Obesity and Other Bottom-Line Issues
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Lunch Panel
U.S. Overview: When Will Growth Resume?
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Capital Structure Matters
High-Skills Immigration Can Help U.S. Economic Recovery
Is It Time to Embrace Nuclear Energy?
Life After 80: Always Looking Forward
Moving From Aid to Investment: New Models for Supporting International Development
Preserving the Past to Build the Future: Antiquities as an Economic Development Resource for Emerging Nations
Retail and the Changing Consumer: Where People Will Spend
What Are the Real Economics of Quality Health Care?
Work Force Development: A Differentiator in Hiring and Retaining
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Convertible Securities in Today's Market
Eyes Still on the Prize: African-American Civil Rights in the Age of Obama
Infrastructure Projects as Economic Stimulus
Infusing Technology into Education for Economic Competitiveness
Living Longer and Better Through Science, Nutrition and Lifestyle Choices
Measuring Today’s Terrorist Threat
Philanthropists in the New Economy
Reinventing Asia's Growth Miracle
The Current Restructuring Cycle: Meltdown or Metamorphosis?
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Dinner Panel
Athletes for Hope: Sports Philanthropy
09:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Late Night
Duke University and U.S. Olympic Coach Mike Krzyzewski on Building Winning Teams
Tue, 04/28
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Private Versus Publicly Held Financial Institutions: Which Are Best Positioned?
The Swine Flu Epidemic: How Serious Is the Threat?
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
CEO Conversation: Past, Present and Future of Las Vegas With Steve Wynn
Health Information Technology and the Health-Care Revolution
Milken Institute California Center Advisory Council Meeting
By invitation only
On the Wealth of Nations: Creating Prosperity in a Turbulent World
SAVE Roundtable: New Energy Initiatives
The Future of Hedge Funds: Transparent and Liquid
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
A Conversation With Lado Gurgenidze, Former Prime Minister of Georgia
Building a World Without Hunger
Credit Markets
El Mundo Nuevo: Why the United States and Latin America Need Each Other
Emerging Domestic Markets: Financing Community Development in Troubled Times
Energy Efficiency: Tightening Our Energy Belts
Innovative Funding for Sustainable Fisheries and Oceans
Jump-Starting the Housing Market
The Next Generation of Venture Capital: Hot Ideas from Sand Hill Road
The Post-Secondary Education Market: Is Online Education Coming of Age?
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
CEO Conversation: Steve Cloobeck on the Value of Providing Excellent Service in Difficult Economic Times
Climate Change: Next Stop, Copenhagen
Entrepreneurship = Recovery: A Formula for Long-Term Economic Growth
Next-Generation Internet Innovations: Changing the Way We Live and Do Business
Private Equity: Where Risk Meets Opportunity
Reinvestment from Washington, Recovery in California
The State of Stem Cell Research
The Stimulus Bill and Education: How Can the Money be Spent Wisely?
The X-Prize Model: Driving Innovation in Health Care
What We've Learned From the Credit Crisis
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Lunch Panel
A Discussion With Nobel Laureates in Economics: Whither Capitalism?
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
A Conversation With Lynda Resnick: Demystifying the Creative Process
Can Global Finance Survive Nationalization, Regulation and Reform?
Developing, Selecting and Training the Next Generation of Leaders
Global Health: New Business Models
India's Human Capital: Educating the World's Largest Population of Children
Investing in Iraq
Responsible Investing: Making Informed Investment Decisions
The Global Battle for Commodities
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
A Conversation With Vinod Khosla: The Shift to Renewable Energy Requires "Innovation Capitalism"
Alternative Medicine Joins the Mainstream
Dispelling Myths: The Real Role of Women in the Middle East
Focusing on the Balance Sheet: A New Approach to Family Wealth Management
Global Aid Workers: Heroes on the Front Lines
Institutional Investors: It's a Whole New World
The End of Export-Driven Development: Searching for China's Next Growth Engine
Transformative Technologies in K-12 Education
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Dinner Panel
A Political Discussion
Wed, 04/29
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
From Carbon to Silicon: Transforming Natural Resource-Dependent Countries to Knowledge-Based Economies
New Energy in Canada
Vistage Breakfast
By invitation only
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Alternative Public Education Systems: Delivering a High Quality K-12 Education in the 21st Century
Power to the People: Rebuilding the Electrical Grid for the 21st Century
Reading the Financial Tea Leaves: Indicators to Watch
Scaling Up Risk Capital to Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Emerging Markets
Social Networking in the Political World
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Ensuring the World’s Water Supply
Financial Literacy: An Issue of American Competitiveness
Fostering Change in Africa: Transforming a Continent Through Innovative Business and Philanthropy
Health-Care Reform: Once More Into the Breach
Marketing 3.0: Reaching Consumers and Getting Them to Buy
Oil and Energy Security
Reviving Israeli-Palestinian Economic Cooperation
Rx for Failing Schools: High Test, High Tech
The Business of Social Networking
What's the Grand Old Party to Do? The Future of the Conservative Movement
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
An Interactive Discussion About Social Networking
CEO Conversation: Outlook for India With Infosys CEO Kris Gopalakrishnan
Early Childhood Education at a Crossroads
Global Risk
PACE Finance: Innovative Funding to Accelerate the Retrofitting of America's Buildings for Energy Independence
The Mobile Web
The Rise and Fall of the U.S. Mortgage and Credit Markets Roundtable
The Role of Finance in Strengthening the Economy
You Are What You Wear: A Conversation With Dr. Deborah Nadoolman Landis, Hollywood Costume Designer of Indiana Jones and Michael Jackson's Thriller
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Lunch Panel
Global Overview
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
A Conversation With Sumner Redstone: If You Could Live Forever, What Would Life Be Like?
CEO: How Will It Stop Being a Dirty Word?
Financing Israel's Future
Market Solutions to Global Climate Change
Politics, Economics and Culture: The Language of America
Reverse Oil Shock in the Middle East
TARP: A Look at What Happened From Inside the Treasury Department
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Innovation Out of Necessity: Incubating Solutions in Israel
Outlook for the Entertainment Industry
Sustaining Sustainability