Program Glance
Sat, 04/30
06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Global Gourmet Games Reception and Dinner
By invitation only
Sun, 05/01
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Registration
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Global Conference Welcome Reception
The Pavilion
Mon, 05/02
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
Beverly Hills Foyer and Executive Center
06:00 AM - 07:30 PM
Registration
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Center for Financial Market Understanding Private Meeting
By invitation only
FasterCures Private Meeting
By invitation only
Monday Morning Meditation With Radhanath Swami
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
The Promise of Medical Science
The Shape of Things to Come: Understanding the New Global Economy
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Emerging Markets: Can the New Engines of Growth Become Global Financiers?
K-12 Education Reform: Ensuring American Students Remain Competitive
Slowing Climate Change: Plan B
The Aerospace Industry: The Last Great American Manufacturing Export?
The New Era of Shareholder Activism
The Worldwide Race for Human Capital
Thinking Globally With Nouriel Roubini
VC Views: What's Next in High Tech?
Wall Street, Main Street and the Beltway: Forging a Better Relationship
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Book Signing
Dr. Arthur Agatston, The South Beach Diet Supercharged and The South Beach Heart Health Revolution
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Book Signing
Peter Guber, Tell to Win: Connect, Persuade and Triumph with the Hidden Power of Story
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Book Signing
Nouriel Roubini, Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Commodities Boom
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Financial Regulatory Reform: How Does It Help, How Does It Hurt?
For-Profit Online Education: Can It Fulfill Its Promise?
Information Liberation: How Data-Sharing Drives Medical Innovation
Investing in Intangibles
Natural Gas and America's Energy Future
Opportunity Focus: Emerging Market Currencies and Local Interest Rates
By invitation only
The Chinese Real Estate Market: A Conversation With Ronnie Chan
The Consequences of the First Brain Drain in U.S. History
The Keys to Longevity
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Signing
Vineet Nayar, Employees First, Customers Second: Turning Conventional Management Upside Down
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Lunch Panel
Global Overview: Uncertainty Is the Only Certainty
12:30 PM - 02:15 PM
Private Lunch and Program
Meeting the Challenges of Education in America
By invitation only
02:30 PM - 03:40 PM
A Conversation With Eike Batista and Mike Milken
Energy Security
Financing Global Infrastructure
Mighty Molecules: Financing Industrial Biotech for a Greener Future
Purpose and Partners: Yielding Return on Medical Research Investments
Recovery in Real Estate
Somebody's Always Watching: Privacy in the Age of Surveillance
The Future of Global Trading Markets
What Is the Right Model in the 21st Century for Post-Secondary Education?
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Book Signing
William Draper III, The Start Up Game: Inside the Partnership Between Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs
03:50 PM - 05:00 PM
A Conversation With Bill Walton: Tall Tales From a Basketball Legend
Behind the Picket Fence: Where Housing Is Headed
By invitation only
Energy Efficiency: First Line of Defense
From Revolution to Rebuilding: Toward a New Middle East Economy
Global Opportunities in Private Equity
Help Wanted: Seeking 12 Million U.S. Jobs
Insurance Roundtable
By invitation only
Reinventing International Aid: Incentivizing Performance and Private Investment
Renewable Energy: Sizing Up the Global Landscape
The Global Technology Innovation Race
The Impact of an Aging Population
05:15 PM - 06:15 PM
Are Democratic Governments Up to Meeting 21st-Century Challenges?
05:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Book Signing
Radhanath Swami, The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
General Reception:
The Pavilion and the Executive Center
Private Reception Hosted by Citi
By invitation only
Private Reception Hosted by Credit Suisse
By invitation only
Private Reception Hosted by MidOcean Partners
By invitation only
Private Reception Hosted by PineBridge Investments
By invitation only
Reception for Speakers and Sponsors
By invitation only
07:30 PM - 09:15 PM
Dinner Panel
Conversations on Leadership
07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Private Dinner and Program
Impact Investing: Doubling Down on the Double Bottom Line
By invitation only
09:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Late Night With Lionel Richie and David Foster
Tue, 05/03
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
Beverly Hills Foyer and Executive Center
06:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Registration
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Can Dynamic Risk Investing Solve the Defined-Benefit Conundrum?
Canadian High-Yield Market
Life Settlements: Opportunities in an Uncorrelated Asset Class
By invitation only
Milken Institute Associates Breakfast With David Bonderman
By invitation only
Private Breakfast Hosted by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
By invitation only
Tuesday Morning Meditation With Radhanath Swami
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Alternative Investments: Continued Forecast of Blue Skies?
Investing in Asia
The New Economics of Food
U.S. Overview: Will We Hit Escape Velocity?
09:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Women's Leadership Forum
By invitation only
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Consumers Taking Control of Their Health
Driving the Global Economy: Smart Logistics
Next-Generation Biofuels
Philanthropic Social Action: Building a Movement
Putting the Muscle Back in North American Manufacturing
Rainforests and Ruins: Utilizing Local Assets to Generate Growth
Red Ink Rising: Dealing With State and Municipal Budget Shortfalls
Retirement (In)Security: Can Americans Afford to Retire?
The Attention Deficit Society: What Technology Is Doing to Our Brains
The Economy and Culture of the New Poland
By invitation only
The Future of Wall Street and the Financial Industry
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Book Signing
Nicholas Carr, The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Outlook for Credit Markets
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Be Our Guest: Checking In With the Travel and Tourism Industry
Breast Cancer Roundtable
By invitation only
Financing Emerging Market Businesses and Industries
Global Health: Sustaining Momentum
How Asia Will Meet Its Energy Needs
Recovery in Japan
Regulatory Realities for the Alternative Investor
By invitation only
The Power and Economics of Social Media
The Risks and Rewards of Investing in Russia
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Signing
Clifford Nass, The Man Who Lied to His Laptop: What Machines Teach Us About Human Relationships
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Lunch Panel
Global Risk
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Book Signing
Sherry Turkle, Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Developing and Retaining a High-Quality Teacher Workforce
High-Yield Roundtable
By invitation only
International Financial Institutions: Up to the Task?
Is the U.S. Dollar Losing Its Edge?
Muni Finance
Nuclear Energy After Fukushima
Recruiting and Retaining Talent Through Work-Life Programs
The Business of Personalized Medicine
The Recession's Over - But Are Consumers Buying It?
The View From Institutional Investors
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Book Signing
Spencer Abraham, Lights Out! Ten Myths About (and Real Solutions To) America's Energy Crisis
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Doing Business in China
Exploring the Frontiers of Medicine: How We Will Save Lives From Cancer
Financial R&D: Can High-Tech Tools Improve Investment Performance and Economic Stability?
Lessons From the Great Recession: How Businesses Survived and Now Look to Thrive
Repurposing the Energy Infrastructure
The Federal Deficit: What Options Are Really on the Table?
The Future of Print
The Next Generation of Social Entrepreneurs:
Winners of the 2011 International Impact Investing Challenge
Universities as Engines of Economic Growth
05:00 PM - 06:45 PM
Milken Institute Young Leaders Circle: A Conversation With Donna Karan
By invitation only
05:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Book Signing
Richard Florida, The Great Reset: How New Ways of Living and Working Drive Post-Crash Prosperity
05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
General Reception
Pavilion and Executive Center
Private Reception Hosted by Canada
By invitation only
Private Reception Hosted by GoldenTree
By invitation only
Private Reception Hosted by Jefferies & Co.
By invitation only
Speaker/Sponsor Reception
By invitation only
06:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Book Signing
Radhanath Swami, The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Dinner Panel
Breaking the Gridlock: Do We Have the Political Will?
09:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Late Night With NBA Hall of Famer Jerry West
Wed, 05/04
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
Beverly Hills Foyer and Executive Center
06:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Registration
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Private Breakfast Hosted by Vistage International
By invitation only
QG100 Breakfast
By invitation only
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Energy Investment Update
India: The Tiger Economy Is Roaring
Open for Business: Making California More Competitive
By invitation only
Reading the Tea Leaves: What Lies Ahead for Financial Markets?
Small-Cap High-Yield Outlook
The Next Internet Revolution
The Role of Philanthropy in Economic Growth
09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Book Signing
Bjorn Lomborg, Smart Solutions to Climate Change: Comparing Costs and Benefits and Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Animation: Where Technology Meets Imagination
Brazil: Too Hot, Too Fast?
Financial Journalism: Watching the Watchdogs
How Social Media Is Changing the World of Investing
Impact Investing: Managing Risk and Return
It's All Greek to Me: What's Next for the Euro Zone?
The Business of Financing Business
Who Can Own a Bank? The Debate Over Industrial Loan Companies
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Book Signing
Rick Horrow, Beyond the Box Score and When the Game Is on the Line
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Biomedical Innovation: Can the U.S. Keep Its Edge?
Center for a Sustainable Energy Future Advisory Council Meeting
By invitation only
Channeling Philanthropic Dollars Into Effective Action
China: The Next Global Empire?
Entrepreneurial Finance
Environmental, Social and Governance Standards: Making Them Transparent for Investors
Fixing the U.S. Housing Market: Does the American Model Make Sense?
Global Institutional Investors
International Education
Making the Grade: New Tools for Evaluating PE Strategies and Managers
Milken Institute Israel Center Private Meeting
By invitation only
12:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Lunch Panel
Gary Becker and Mike Milken on the Marketplace of Ideas
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Creating the Classroom of the 21st Century
Creative Models for Economic Development: Lessons From Israel
Global Financing Meets Hollywood Filmmaking
By invitation only
Investor-Led Development in Africa
New Risk Management Strategies
Sports Ownership: The Fantasy and the Facts
Tax Reform: The Impossible Dream
The Need for Speed: Can Mobile Infrastructure Keep Up With Demand?
What's Next for Clean Tech?
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Exporting Entertainment: Global Platforms, Worldwide Audiences
Sustaining Innovation in Israel: Policy and Finance for Global Competitiveness
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Closing Reception
Israel Center Reception