Global Conference 2009

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