Program Glance
Sat, 04/28
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Accelerating Innovation in the Bioscience Revolution: Lake Tahoe Retreat Advisory Committee Meeting (By invitation only)
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Planning Committee for Celebration of Science Weekend in September (By invitation only)
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Global Gourmet Games Reception and Dinner (By invitation only)
Sun, 04/29
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Program (By invitation only)
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch: This Time Is Different - Or Is It?
Kenneth Rogoff and Mike Milken on Prospects for Global Economic Recovery (By invitation only)
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Black Capital Access Forum (By invitation only)
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Global Capital Markets Advisory Council: Navigating the Year Ahead - Perspectives From Around the Globe (By invitation only)
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Global Conference Welcome Reception
Mon, 04/30
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
06:00 AM - 08:00 PM
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
A Conversation With David Krone, Chief of Staff for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (By invitation only)
Capital Access and Job Creation: Women Driving Economic Growth (By invitation only)
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Accelerating Innovation in the Medical Industry
Where Will Economic Growth Come From?
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
A Conversation With Visionary Women Entrepreneurs
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Come Fly With Me: Inside the New Aerospace Industry
Delivering K-12 Education System Reform: Ensuring that American Students Remain Competitive
India: In the Eye of the Tiger Economy
Natural Advantage: Canadian-U.S. Energy Resources
Outlook for M&A
Silicon Valley Goes Global
Tax Reform: What's Fair Got to Do With It?
The Changing Winds in the Real Estate Market
Water: Quenching the Planet's Insatiable Thirst
Your Health: On Your Phone and in the Cloud
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Book Signing: Angella Nazarian, "Pioneers of the Possible: 20 Visionary Women of the World"
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Maria Bartiromo Hosts a Conversation With Gen. Peter Chiarelli: Healing Our Returning Heroes
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Future of Capitalism
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
A Matter of Degrees: How Higher Education Drives Economic Development
Encore: Will You Change the World in Your Second Act?
Financial Innovations for Early-Stage Drug Development
Frank Luntz: The Word Doctor Will See You Now
Investing in Emerging Markets
Is the Fund of Hedge Funds Business Model in Need of Repair?
Next-Generation Philanthropists and Social Entrepreneurs
Trends in World Trade
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Private Lunch: Innovations to Watch in K-12 Education (By invitation only)
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Lunch Panel - Global Overview: Shifting Fortunes
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Addressing the Challenges of Pension Deficits and Retirement Insecurity
Commodities and Natural Resources
Global Capital Access: Who Will Finance the Future?
Jobs for America
Transformative Technologies in Emerging Markets
Understanding the Post-Recession Consumer
Weight of the World: Strategies to Fight the Global Obesity Epidemic
What the Voters Really Want: Behind the Polling Numbers
What's Next for Russia?
02:30 PM - 05:15 PM
Investing for Impact in U.S. Communities (By invitation only)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Book Signing: Walter Isaacson, "Steve Jobs"
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Book Signing: Frank Luntz, "Win: The Key Principles to Take Your Business from Ordinary to Extraordinary"
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
A Conversation With Richard Haass and Walter Isaacson: America's Role in the World
Brazil: Making Growth Sustainable
Energy Savings and Green Communities
Game-Changing Global Entrepreneurs
Getting to 100: Your How-To Guide
Leading Corporate Change
Mid-Market Private Equity
Real Estate Lightning Round (By invitation only)
The New Frontier of Credit: How Technology Can Improve Access to Capital
The Technology Revolution in K-12 Education
The View From Global Institutional Investors
05:15 PM - 06:00 PM
An Interview with George Lucas
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Milken Institute Israel Center Reception
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
General Reception
Private Speaker-Sponsor Reception Hosted by Guggenheim Partners (By invitation only)
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Private Dinner: Impact Investing (By invitation only)
07:15 PM - 09:00 PM
Dinner Panel: Mike Milken Interviews Eike Batista and T. Boone Pickens
09:15 PM - 10:30 PM
Late Night: The Music and Talent of Lionel Richie, David Foster and Friends
Tue, 05/01
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
06:00 AM - 08:00 PM
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Developing the Chinese High-Yield Market (By invitation only)
Development Finance
Milken Institute Associates Breakfast (By invitation only)
Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets: A Conversation With House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (By invitation only)
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Challenges and Opportunities in Public-Private Partnerships
Domestic Access to Capital (By invitation only)
East and Southeast Asia: In Pursuit of Growth
Getting From Care to Cure
New Strategies for Financing Social Innovation: A Conversation on Engaging Capital Markets and Creating Social Good
The Changing Shape of Global Finance
U.S. Overview: Is the Recovery Sustainable?
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Community Development: Investing in the 99 Percent
Crowded Planet: Readying for 10 Billion People
Dear Washington, Please Make Government Work Again. Sincerely, America
Fixer-Upper: Repairing the U.S. Housing Market
Investing in Africa
Jet New: David Neeleman's Blueprint for Building a Brazilian Business
Managing Talent and Building a Unified Workforce
Powering a Thousand Points of Light: The Future of Distributed Energy
Private Equity
Risks and Opportunities: A Discussion with Leading Investment Managers (By invitation only)
Twist and Shout: The Limits of U.S. Monetary Policy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Evolving Media: Will Content, Distribution or New Platforms Dominate?
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
E-commerce: Emerging Trends and Business Models
Feeding the World: Time for a New Green Revolution
Impact Investing: Managing Risk for Long-Term Returns
Is It Time to Invest in Europe?
Managing Disasters: Readiness, Then Response
Tax Changes Ahead: What Should Keep You Awake at Night? (By invitation only)
The New Paradigm of War
The New Rules of Innovation and Corporate Ingenuity: Adapting to a Changing World
VC Views
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Signing: Rick Newman, "Rebounders: How Winners Pivot from Setback to Success"
12:15 PM - 01:30 PM
Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets: A Conversation With U.S. Sen. Max Baucus (By invitation only)
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Lunch Panel - What's Happened to the American Dream?
02:30 PM - 03:15 PM
A Conversation With Visionary Women Philanthropists
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Cancer Prevention: What Will It Take?
Deficit Reduction and Economic Growth: Are They Mutually Exclusive Goals?
Diversifying Portfolio Risk Through Asset Allocation
Early Childhood Education: Jump-Start to Literacy
Joining Forces in the Fight Against Global Poverty
The Art of Collecting: Los Angeles and the Global Art Market
The Future of Equity Investing (By invitation only)
The New Global Energy Landscape
The U.S.-China Power Balance
What Is Web 3.0?
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Book Signing: James Rickards, "Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis"
03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
Book Signing: Angella Nazarian, "Pioneers of the Possible: 20 Visionary Women of the World"
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Book Signing: Eli Broad, "The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking"
04:00 PM - 05:15 PM
Credit Markets
Easy Money: Consequences of the Global Liquidity Glut
Eco-Innovation for Global Sustainable Growth: The Israel Model
Global Banking Regulation
International Education Investment Opportunities
Natural Gas
Pakistan: Can Civil Society Create a Stable, Prosperous Future?
Transformational Philanthropy
Why Wait for Washington? How States Can Create Jobs and Economic Growth
05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
General Reception
Private Reception Hosted by Calamos Investments (By invitation only)
Private Reception Hosted by Jefferies (by invitation only)
Private Speaker-Sponsor Reception Hosted by The Beverly Hilton (By invitation only)
Reception Hosted by Canada
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Milken Institute Young Leaders Circle (By invitation only)
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Dinner Panel - The Defining Issues Facing America
Wed, 05/02
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
06:00 AM - 04:00 PM
06:30 AM - 07:45 AM
Center for Accelerating Energy Solutions: A Private Breakfast Hosted by the Milken Institute (By invitation only)
08:00 AM - 09:15 AM
Innovation Super Nation
Reading the Tea Leaves
The Changing Face of the Middle East
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Alternative Investments: Where Do the Next Great Returns Lie?
Better Than Real Life: How Virtual Worlds Are Changing the Movies
Colleges and Universities: Doing More With Less
Global Risk
Investment Opportunities in Health Care - Whatever the Supreme Court Decides
Opportunities in Bank Recapitalization
The Chef's Table: An Insider's Look at the Business of Fine Dining
The Future of Cities
Things That Will Change the World - and Blow Your Mind
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Book Signing: Henry Cisneros, "Independent for Life: Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging America"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A Conversation With AT&T's Randall Stephenson
Cybersecurity: When Hackers Attack
Economic Development: Heating Up the Arctic
Inside the Front Office: A Look at the Business of Sports
One-on-One With Nouriel Roubini: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
Still Made in the USA
The Great Call of China: How to Succeed in the World's Largest Market
The Longevity Economy: An Aging Population Creates Worldwide Market Opportunity
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Book Signing: Richard Sandor, "Good Derivatives: A Story of Financial and Environmental Innovation"
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Lunch Panel - Europe at a Crossroads
12:15 PM - 01:00 PM
What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur: A Conversation With Sumner Redstone
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
A Special Address by President Bill Clinton
A Special Address by President Bill Clinton
02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
International Impact Investing Challenge: Honoring the Winners
Keeping the World Moving: Logistics and Infrastructure in the Global Economy
Recovery Through Exports: Restoring California's Competitive Position
The Future of Financial Innovation
The Human Genome: A User's Guide
Virtual Money and Virtual Goods in the Real Economy
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
The Entertainment Industry: A Billion Ideas in Search of an Audience
The Israeli Paradox: Accelerating Growth/Overcoming Inequality
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Private California Center Discussion with Governor Jerry Brown (By invitation only)
05:15 PM - 06:30 PM
Closing Reception