Global Conference 2010

Sun, 04/25

Sun, 04/25
04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Registration

Sun, 04/25
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Global Conference Welcome Reception

Mon, 04/26

Mon, 04/26
06:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

Mon, 04/26
06:00 AM - 07:30 PM

Registration

Mon, 04/26
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM

Africa's Resurgence and the Role of BRICs on the Continent

Alternative Investments for Retirement

Healthy Living Trends and Advances: Responding to Today's Wellness Consumer

Using Energy Wealth to Develop the Non-Oil Sector: The Azerbaijan Success Story

Mon, 04/26
06:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Women Financial Leaders Program
By invitation only

Mon, 04/26
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM

From Recession to Recovery

Health Reform I: Prevention and Cures

Mon, 04/26
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Book Signing
Steve Forbes, How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Free Markets Are the Best Answer in Today's Economy

Mon, 04/26
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM

CEO Leadership Roundtable
By invitation only

Designing Innovative Medical Research Systems

Financial Regulation: What's Coming and When?

Generating New Funding for Renewable Energy

Global Risk: Identifying the Hot Spots

Inside a Rising Power: Insights From One of China's Top Media Executives

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

The Value of Human Life: A One-on-One Interview With Kenneth Feinberg

Using Finance to Fight Global Poverty

Mon, 04/26
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Book Signing
Matthew Bishop, The Road From Ruin: How to Revive Capitalism and Put America Back on Top

Mon, 04/26
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ted Turner and T. Boone Pickens on America's Energy Future

Mon, 04/26
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Accessing Capital for Medical Innovations

Boards of Directors: The Buck Stops Where?

Expanding Access to Education in Developing Nations

Financial Services for the Underbanked: Why Banks Aren't the Solution

Native American Sovereign Wealth: The Impact on Human Capital

The New Dynamics of the Asian Economy

The Road Ahead for ETFs

Water for Life: Managing the World's Most Precious Resource

Mon, 04/26
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Panel:
Global Overview

Mon, 04/26
12:30 PM - 01:00 PM

Book Signing
Kenneth Feinberg, What Is Life Worth? The Unprecedented Effort to Compensate the Victims of 9/11

Mon, 04/26
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM

Family Office Roundtable
By invitation only

High Yield in Corporate America
By invitation only

Investing in America's Emerging Markets

Making the Stimulus Sustainable: How Technology Can Transform Schools

Medical Philanthropy: Investing in the "Cure Enterprise"

Reviving the Commercial Real Estate Market

Russia's Economic Transformation: A Conversation With Ruben Vardanian

The Amazing Multitasking Mobile Phone

The Meaning of Yes: Building a Culture of Customer Service Excellence

What's Next for Wall Street?

Mon, 04/26
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Book Signing
Steven Drobny, The Invisible Hands: Hedge Funds Off the Record - Rethinking Real Money

Mon, 04/26
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

Emerging Technologies, Global Strategies

Opportunities in Distressed Real Estate
By invitation only

Powering America: The Effects of Politics and Energy Policy on Business Investment

Rethinking Financing for Global Health

Stabilizing Pakistan: A Conversation With Husain Haqqani,
Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States

State of the States: U.S. Governors on Navigating the New Budget Realities

The Future of Mexico: A Conversation With Former President Vicente Fox

What Comes Next for Wealth Management?

Where Do We Go From Here? Insights From Leading Institutional Investors

Mon, 04/26
05:30 PM - 06:00 PM

Book Signing
Frank Luntz, What Americans Really Want...Really: The Truth About Our Hopes, Dreams and Fears and Words That Work: It's Not What You Say, It's What People Hear

Mon, 04/26
05:30 PM - 06:45 PM

Credit Suisse Reception
By invitation only

General Reception

GoldenTree Asset Management Reception
By invitation only

MidOcean Partners Reception
By invitation only

Principal Global Investors, Post Advisory Group and Beach Point Capital Management Reception
By invitation only

Reception for Speakers and Sponsors
By invitation only

Mon, 04/26
06:45 PM - 08:30 PM

Dinner Panel:
The 21st-Century Workplace: Time to Talk About What Works and What Doesn't

Mon, 04/26
08:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Late Night
The World of Sumner Redstone: Business, Politics and Life

Tue, 04/27

Tue, 04/27
06:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

Tue, 04/27
06:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Registration

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

Australia and the Asian-Pacific Century

Opportunities in Corporate Credit
By invitation only

Sustainable Communities
By invitation only

Tue, 04/27
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM

Checking In With the Hospitality Sector

Clean-Tech Investing: The State of the Opportunity
By invitation only

Investment, Innovation and New Technology in the Arab World

Refocusing Philanthropy for Greater Impact in Tough Times

The Next Chapter in Charter Schooling: Taking Reform to Scale

U.S. Overview: Main Street Waits for Its Rally

Understanding Commodity Trends

Tue, 04/27
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM

An Uncorrelated Asset Class in All Market Conditions
By invitation only

Creating Standards in Social Media for Children
By invitation only

Developing Your Brand for Online and Mobile Audiences

Doing Business in China

Getting Smarter in the Fight Against Terrorism

Health Reform II: Where Do We Go From Here?

Investing in Global Infrastructure

Leadership and Innovation in K-12 Education System Reform

New Momentum for Biofuels

Poverty Is Not Destiny: A Conversation With Mikheil Saakashvili, President of Georgia

The Next Generation of Private Equity

Tue, 04/27
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Book Signing
Ceci Connolly, Landmark: The Inside Story of America's New Health Care Law and What It Means For Us All

Tue, 04/27
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sometimes a Great Notion: How Top Innovators Think

Tue, 04/27
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Connecting Africa to the World and the World to Africa

Diversity 2.0: Building a Workforce to Succeed in a Global Workplace

Halting the Spread of Nuclear Weapons

Lending and Job Creation in the 21st Century

Partnering for Cures: Bridging the Chasm Between Microscope and Marketplace
By invitation only

Science, Technology, Engineering + Math (STEM) = Formula for Global Competitiveness

The Art of Infrastructure Financing Via Public-Private Partnerships

The Generation Trap: Who Will Pay for the Baby Boomers' Retirement?

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

Lunch Panel:
Geopolitics, Global Demand and the Quest for Energy Security

Tue, 04/27
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM

Credit's Role in the Hospitality Industry
By invitation only

Do Our Financial Models Still Work?

Feeding the World's Hungry: Financing More Efficient Food Assistance

Financial Firms: Past, Present and Future

Frank Luntz on What Americans Really Want ... Really

Patients Helping Doctors: Unlocking the Information Researchers Need

The College and University Challenge: Higher Costs and Threatened Opportunity

The Frugal New Consumer

The New Landscape of Municipal Finance

Tue, 04/27
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Book Signing
Nouriel Roubini, Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance

Tue, 04/27
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Book Signing
John Cassidy, How Markets Fail: The Logic of Economic Calamities

Tue, 04/27
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

A Conversation With Richard Li of Pacific Century Group: An Eastern Investor Turns West

Accelerating Cures by Building a More Efficient FDA

Building China's Middle Class

Cars 2.0: The Future of the Auto Industry

Digital Swarms: Social Media, Social Responsibility and the Power of a Crowd

From Ancient Ruins to Modern Profits: Cultural Heritage as an Asset Class

Steering Business Toward Sustainability

The Eurozone: Still One for All and All for One?

The Evolving World of Alternative Investments

The View From Venture Capitalists

Tue, 04/27
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Book Signing
Lynda Resnick, Rubies in the Orchard: The POM Queen's Secrets to Marketing Just About Anything

Tue, 04/27
04:45 PM - 06:45 PM

Milken Institute Young Leaders Circle Reception
By invitation only

Tue, 04/27
05:30 PM - 06:00 PM

Book Signing
Jerry Weintraub, When I Stop Talking, You'll Know I'm Dead: Useful Stories from a Persuasive Man

Tue, 04/27
05:30 PM - 06:45 PM

Canada Reception

General Reception

Jefferies Reception
By invitation only

Reception for Speakers and Sponsors
By invitation only

Vistage Reception
By invitation only

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

Dinner Panel:
America's Political Landscape as the Midterms Approach

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

Late Night
Jerry Weintraub and Carl Reiner: Two Hollywood Legends

Wed, 04/28

Wed, 04/28
06:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

Wed, 04/28
06:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Registration

Wed, 04/28
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM

Canada: Stability in the Economic Storm

Channeling Growth Capital to Small and Medium-Size Businesses

Guggenheim Breakfast
By invitation only

Wed, 04/28
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM

India's Energizer Economy: Still Growing Strong

Innovation and Access: How Technology Is Revolutionizing Higher Education
on a Global Scale

Reading the Tea Leaves: Investing for 2010 and Beyond

SAVE Roundtable: Building a Sustainable Energy Future

The Science of Longevity

Wed, 04/28
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Book Signing
Maria Bartiromo, The 10 Laws of Enduring Success

Wed, 04/28
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Alzheimer's Disease: Meeting the Challenges in an Aging Society

China: Long or Short?

Corporate Debt Financing and Economic Recovery

Expeditionary Economics: A New Model for Post-Conflict Countries

Online News: The Frontier of Financial Journalism

Rethinking the War on Drugs

Small Business: New Challenges, New Strategies

Superheroes Save Hollywood: Translating Comics Into Blockbusters

The Amazing Alternative Energy Race: Which Countries Will Win?

Wed, 04/28
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Book Signing
Clare Lockhart, Fixing Failed States: A Framework for Rebuilding a Fractured World

Wed, 04/28
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Outlook for the U.S. Housing Market

Wed, 04/28
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Brazil's Moment in the Sun

Climate Change Post-Copenhagen: What's Plan B?

Creating a More Investor-Friendly East Africa

Finding Opportunities in Restructuring in the Year Ahead

Funding Liabilities: The New Asset Allocation Frontier

Health Diplomacy as a Foreign Policy Tool

Hope on the Horizon: Progress in the Prevention and Treatment of Cancer

Hope on the Horizon: Progress in the Prevention and Treatment of Cancer

Philanthropy in Early Childhood Education

Transit Towns: Financing More Sustainable Communities

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

Lunch Panel:
Global Financial Markets: Nouriel Roubini and Mike Milken Debate Where We've Been — Where We're Going

Wed, 04/28
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM

Bullish on California: Finding the Opportunities
By invitation only

Homeland Security: A Conversation With Governor Tom Ridge

Natural Gas: Can It Be a Game-Changer?

Sustainable Israel: Pioneering Solutions

The Business of Sports

The Fed at a Crossroads

The Future of Journalism: Who's Going to Report the News?

The Retrofit Revolution: Innovative Financing and Programs to Green Every U.S. Home

Wed, 04/28
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM

The Business Behind the Show: Outlook for the Entertainment Industry

The Israeli Economy: Lessons in Achieving Stability and Growth

Wed, 04/28
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM

Closing Reception

Milken Institute Israel Center Reception