Global Conference 2010

Tue, 04/27

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

Continental Breakfast

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


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