Global Conference 2009

Sun, 04/26

Sun, 04/26
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Government and Education: A Private Breakfast with U.S. Representative Buck McKeon
By invitation only

Sun, 04/26
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

Sun, 04/26
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

Sun, 04/26
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Prostate Cancer Foundation Board Meeting
By invitation only

Sun, 04/26
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Registration

Sun, 04/26
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

Sun, 04/26
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM

Private Dinners
By invitation only

Mon, 04/27

Mon, 04/27
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM

Solutions to the Increasing Cost of Financing College Education

The Evolution of Islamic Finance

Mon, 04/27
06:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Access to Capital: Fueling Economic Growth
Women Financial Leaders Program
By invitation only

Mon, 04/27
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

Mon, 04/27
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

Mon, 04/27
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

Mon, 04/27
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Panel
U.S. Overview: When Will Growth Resume?

Mon, 04/27
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

Mon, 04/27
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?

Mon, 04/27
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Dinner Panel
Athletes for Hope: Sports Philanthropy

Mon, 04/27
09:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Late Night
Duke University and U.S. Olympic Coach Mike Krzyzewski on Building Winning Teams

Tue, 04/28

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?

Tue, 04/28
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

Tue, 04/28
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?

Tue, 04/28
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

Tue, 04/28
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Panel
A Discussion With Nobel Laureates in Economics: Whither Capitalism?

Tue, 04/28
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

Tue, 04/28
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

Tue, 04/28
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Dinner Panel
A Political Discussion

Wed, 04/29

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

Wed, 04/29
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

Wed, 04/29
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

Wed, 04/29
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

Wed, 04/29
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Panel
Global Overview

Wed, 04/29
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

Wed, 04/29
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

Innovation Out of Necessity: Incubating Solutions in Israel

Outlook for the Entertainment Industry

Sustaining Sustainability