Global Conference 2014


Frank Addante

CEO, Founder and Chief Product Architect, Rubicon Project

Akinwumi Adesina

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nigeria

Ricardo Adrogue

Managing Director and Head of Emerging Markets Debt, Babson Capital Management, LLC

Zubaid Ahmad

Vice Chairman, Institutional Clients Group, and Head of Global Practice with Sovereign Wealth Funds, Citi

Christopher Ailman

Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS)

Clare Akamanzi

Chief Operating Officer, Rwanda Development Board


Recording Artist, Songwriter and Record Producer

Jerry Albright

Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Russlynn Ali

Chair, Emerson Education Fund; Former Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education

Mike Allen

Chief White House Correspondent, Politico

Gregg Alton

Executive Vice President, Corporate and Medical Affairs, Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Manny Alvarez

Senior Managing Editor, Health News, Fox News; Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hackensack University Medical Center

John Amato

Co-President, Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter

Cate Ambrose

President and Executive Director, Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association

Shawn Amos

CEO, Freshwire

Martha Amram

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Founder and CEO, WattzOn

Eric Anderson

Co-Founder and Co-Chairman, Planetary Resources

Margaret Anderson

Executive Director, FasterCures

Jack Andraka

Student Researcher

Gavin Andresen

Chief Scientist and Board Member, Bitcoin Foundation

Leon Andrews

Senior Fellow, Institute for Youth, Education and Families, National League of Cities

Christian Angermayer

Founder and CEO, Apeiron Investment Group

Madelyn Antoncic

Vice President and Treasurer, World Bank

Joseph Aoun

President, Northeastern University

Samuel Arbesman

Senior Scholar, Kauffman Foundation; Author, "The Half-Life of Facts"

Cecilia Arradaza

Managing Director, Communications and Policy, FasterCures

Molly Ashby

Founder and CEO, Solera Capital, LLC

Delian Asparouhov

CEO, Nightingale

Doug Atkin

Senior Managing Director, Venture Investments, Guggenheim Partners

Mark Attanasio

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Crescent Capital Group LP

Peter Attia

President and Co-Founder, Nutrition Science Initiative

Terry Audla

President, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

Andrea Auerbach

Head of Global Private Investment Research, Cambridge Associates

Christopher Austin

Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health

Miguel Azevedo

Head of Investment Banking, Africa, Citi

Irving Azoff

Chairman and CEO, Azoff MSG Entertainment


Peter Bach

Director, Center for Health Policy and Outcomes, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dean Baker

Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research

Gerard Baker

Managing Editor, The Wall Street Journal; Editor-in-Chief, Dow Jones & Company

Leonid Bakman

Founder and Executive Director, Israel Innovation Institute

Ron Baron

Founder, Baron Capital Group

Maria Bartiromo

Anchor and Global Markets Editor, Fox Business Network

Carl Bass

President and CEO, Autodesk

Roger Baumgart

CEO, Home Instead Inc.

Willow Bay

Incoming Director, School of Journalism, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism; Special Correspondent, Bloomberg Television

John Beard

Director, Department of Aging and Life Course, World Health Organization

Sharon Begley

Senior Health and Science Correspondent, Reuters

Marc Benioff

Chairman and CEO,

William Bennett

Former U.S. Secretary of Education; Advisory Board Member, Viridis Learning; and Senior Advisor, Project Lead the Way

David Bergeron

Vice President, Postsecondary Education Policy, Center for American Progress

Jonathan Berman

Senior Advisor, Dalberg; Author, "Success in Africa"

Melissa Berman

President and CEO, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

Jared Bernstein

Economic Policy Fellow, Milken Institute; Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Former Chief Economist to Vice President Joe Biden

J.D. Bindenagel

Senior Advisor, Strategy XXI Partners; Former U.S. Ambassador and Minister, U.S. Embassy, East Berlin

Matthew Bishop

U.S. Business Editor and New York Bureau Chief, The Economist

Haim Bitterman

Professor of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology; Chief Medical Officer, Clalit Health Services

Leon Black

Chairman and CEO, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Cherie Blair

Founder, Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Tony Blair

Former Prime Minister, Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Nathan Blecharczyk

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Airbnb

Jeffrey Bluestone

Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, University of California, San Francisco

Jonathan Bock

Director and Senior Equity Analyst, Wells Fargo Securities

David Bonderman

Founding Partner, TPG

David Bornstein

Co-Founder, Solutions Journalism Network

B. Bonin Bough

Vice President, Global Media and Consumer Engagement, Mondelez International

Beth Ann Bovino

U.S. Chief Economist, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services

Thomas Boysen

Managing Director, Momentum Schooling

Diane Brady

Senior Editor and Content Chief, Bloomberg Businessweek

Eugene Brandon

Director of Strategic Relations and Project Management, ViaCyte

Scott (Scooter) Braun

Founder, SB Projects

Margaret Brennan

State Department Correspondent, CBS News

Troyen Brennan

Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, CVS Caremark

Laura Brenner Kimes

Co-Founder, Fresh Coast Capital

Larry Brilliant

President and CEO, Skoll Global Threats Fund

Beth Brooke

Global Vice Chair, Public Policy, EY

Jim Brooks

President and CEO, Americas, Control Risks

Nathan Brostrom

Executive Vice President, Business Operations, University of California

Jerry Brown

Governor, State of California

Nancy Brown

CEO, American Heart Association

Steve Brown

President, National Association of Realtors

Norman Brownstein

Founding Member and Chairman, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP

Ronald Brownstein

Editorial Director, Atlantic Media

Chris Brummer

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Jennifer Brusstar

Co-Founder, President and CEO, Tug McGraw Foundation

Scott Budnick

Film Producer; Founder, The Anti-Recidivism Coalition

Willem Buiter

Global Chief Economist, Citi

Steven Burd

CEO, Burd Health; Former Chairman and CEO, Safeway Inc.

Abe Burns

Head of Digital Operations, Maverick and A-Grade Investments

Michael Burns

Vice Chairman, Lionsgate Entertainment

Megan Burton

Founder and CEO, CoinX, Inc.

Lauren Bush Lauren

CEO and Founder, FEED Projects

Nolan Bushnell

Chairman and CEO, Brainrush, Inc.


Mike Cagney

Co-Founder and CEO, Social Finance

John Calamos Sr.

CEO and Global Co-Chief Investment Officer, Calamos Investments

James Cameron

Chairman, Climate Change Capital

Paula Cannon

Associate Professor, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Eric Cantor

U.S. Congressman and Majority Leader

Richard Cantor

Chief Risk Officer, Moody's Corporation; Chief Credit Officer, Moody's Investors Service

Gregory Cappelli

CEO, Apollo Education Group; Chairman, Apollo Global

David Carden

Partner-in-Charge of Asia, Jones Day; Former U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN

Chris Carlson

Executive Producer, "Undercover Boss"

Jared Carney

Founder and CEO, Lightdale, LLC

John Carney

Wall Street Columnist, "Heard on the Street," Wall Street Journal

Jean Case

CEO, Case Foundation

Steve Case

Chairman and CEO, Revolution; Co-Founder, AOL

John Casesa

Senior Managing Director, Guggenheim Partners

Michael Cembalest

Chairman of Market and Investment Strategy, J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Chan Heng Wing

Chairman, Asia Center, Milken Institute

Anu Chatterjee

Senior Economist, Milken Institute

Nicole Chavas

Co-Founder, Fresh Coast Capital

Dave Chen

CEO, Equilibrium Capital Group

John Chiang

Controller, State of California

Curtis S. Chin

Asia Fellow, Milken Institute; Trustee, World Education Services; Former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank

Wei-Li Chong

Executive Vice President, People and Family Experience, Knowledge Universe U.S.

Deepak Chopra

Founder, Chopra Foundation; Co-Founder and Chairman, Chopra Center for Wellbeing

Henry Cisneros

Chairman, City View; Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Former San Antonio Mayor

Andrew Claerhout

Senior Vice President, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

Wesley Clark

Chairman and CEO, Wesley K. Clark & Associates; Army General (ret.) and former Supreme Allied Commander, NATO

Richard Clarke

Chairman and CEO, Good Harbor Security Risk Management, LLC; Former National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism

Stephen J. Cloobeck

Founder and Chairman, Diamond Resorts International

Andy Cohen

Co-CEO, Gensler

Pinchas Cohen

Dean, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

Yariv Cohen

Chairman, Kaenaat

Leonard Cole

Adjunct Professor, Emergency Medicine, and Director, Program on Terror Medicine and Security, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Francis Collins

Director, National Institutes of Health

Keith Collins

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, SAS Institute

Catherine Collinson

President, Transamerica Institute; President, Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies

David Collyer

President, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Edward Conard

Author, "Unintended Consequences"; Former Senior Managing Director, Bain Capital

Maria Contreras-Sweet

Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration

Chris Coons

U.S. Senator; Chairman, Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs

Betsy Corcoran

CEO and Co-Founder, EdSurge

Jonathan Coslet

Senior Partner and Chief Investment Officer, TPG Capital

Arjuna Costa

Investment Partner, Omidyar Networks

Jim Coulter

Founding Partner, TPG Capital; Co-Chair, Leading Education by Advancing Digital (LEAD) Commission

Rudolph Crew

President, Medgar Evers College, The City University of New York; Former Chancellor, New York City Public Schools; Former Superintendent, Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Michael Crowley

Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, Time

Jason Cummins

Head of Research and Chief U.S. Economist, Brevan Howard

Mark Cutis

Chief Investment Officer, Special Situations, Abu Dhabi Investment Council


Richard Daly

President and CEO, Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc.

Matt Damon

Actor and Co-Founder,

John Danhakl

Managing Partner, Leonard Green & Partners, LP

Jim D'Aquila

Managing Director, Imperial Capital LLC

Agnes Dasewicz

Director, Private Capital Group for Africa, and Private Sector Engagement Lead, Power Africa, USAID

Eric David

Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Organovo

Kevin de Leon

State Senator, California

John Deasy

Superintendent, Los Angeles Unified School District

John Delaney

U.S. Congressman

Todd Denkin

President, Digipath, Inc.

Ted Deutch

U.S. Congressman; Ranking Member, House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa

Ross DeVol

Chief Research Officer, Milken Institute

Bob Diamond

Founder and CEO, Atlas Merchant Capital

William Dietz

Director, Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Richard Ditizio

Executive Vice President, Milken Institute

Robert Doar

Fellow in Poverty Studies, American Enterprise Institute; Former Commissioner, Human Resources Administration, City of New York

Christopher Dodd

Chairman and CEO, Motion Picture Association of America; Former U.S. Senator

Tim Domke

Head of Big Data, eBay Inc.

Charles Drake

Associate Professor of Oncology, Immunology and Urology, Johns Hopkins University and James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute

David Dreier

Chairman, Annenberg-Dreier Commission; Former U.S. Congressman

Mickey Drexler

Chairman and CEO, J.Crew Group, Inc.

Steven Drobny

Founder and CEO, Drobny Capital

Eric Drummond

Co-Founder and Advisory Board Chairman, Nikola Power, Inc.; Board Member, Colorado Venture Capital Authority

Nancy Dubuc

President and CEO, A+E Networks

Joel Dudley

Director, Biomedical Informatics, Icahn Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Alain Dudoit

Senior Advisor, Milken Institute; Former Ambassador of Canada

Terry Duffy

Executive Chairman and President, CME Group

Marc Dummer

Portfolio Manager, Principal Financial Group

Pade Durotoye

CEO, Oando Energy Resources Inc.; CEO, Oando Exploration & Production Ltd.

Mary Dwight

Senior Vice President, Policy and Community Affairs, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Dina Dwyer-Owens

Executive Chairwoman, The Dwyer Group


Ralph Eads III

Vice Chairman, Jefferies LLC

Kenny (Babyface) Edmonds

Producer, Musician, Singer and Songwriter

Robert Egger

Founder and President, L.A. Kitchen; Founder and President, CForward

Yulia Eitan

Deputy Head, National Economic Council, Israeli Prime Minister's Office

Craig Ellins

CEO and Chairman, GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc.

Alec Ellison

Vice Chairman, Jefferies LLC; Chairman, Technology Investment Banking

Tony Elumelu

Chairman, Heirs Holdings; Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation

Riley Ennis

Founder, Immudicon

Tamara Erickson

Executive Fellow, Organizational Behavior, London Business School; Founder and CEO, Tammy Erickson Associates


Thomas Fanning

Chairman, President and CEO, Southern Company

Diana Farrell

Global Head, McKinsey Center for Government, and Director, McKinsey & Company; Former Deputy Director, National Economic Council

Shamiram Feinglass

Founder and CEO, The Feinglass Group; Former Vice President, Global Medical and Regulatory Affairs, Zimmer

Lewis Feldman

Partner and Los Angeles Chair, Goodwin Procter LLP

Niall Ferguson

Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History, Harvard University; Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution

Michael Feroli

Chief U.S. Economist, JPMorgan

Tilman Fertitta

Chairman and CEO, Fertitta Entertainment, Inc.

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver, Arizona Cardinals

Sylvia Flores

Co-Founder, Manos Accelerator

Robert Ford

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Syrian Arab Republic

Andrew Forrest

Chairman, Minderoo Foundation; Chairman, Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.

David Foster

Producer and Songwriter; Chairman, Verve Music Group

Kaye Foster-Cheek

Advisor and Philanthropist; Former Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources, Onyx Pharmaceuticals

Brian France

Chairman and CEO, NASCAR

Marc Freedman

Founder and CEO,

Chrystia Freeland

Member of Parliament, Canada; Author, "Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else"

Lawson Freeman

Vice President, Eastern Mediterranean, Noble Energy, Inc.

Linda Fried

Dean and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University; Senior Vice President, Columbia University Medical Center

Thomas Frieden

Former Director, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alexander Friedman

Global Chief Investment Officer, UBS AG

Emanuel Friedman

CEO, EJF Capital

Joshua Friedman

Co-Founder, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners, LLC

Angelica Fuentes

CEO, Omnilife; Founder, Angelissima

Francis Fukuyama

Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

Gordon Fyfe

President and CEO, Public Sector Pension Investment Board


Larry Gagosian

Founder and Owner, Gagosian Gallery

Doron Gal

CEO, Kaiima

James Gansinger

President, Subway Russia, LLC

Lisa Gansky

Author, "The Mesh: Why the Future of Business Is Sharing"

Eric Garcetti

Mayor, City of Los Angeles

Claudia Garcia

Senior Director, Global Market Access, Elanco Animal Health

Nathan Gardels

Editor-in-Chief, The WorldPost; Senior Advisor, Berggruen Institute on Governance

Adam Gazzaley

Associate Professor of Neurology, Physiology and Psychiatry, and Director, Neuroscience Imaging Center, University of California, San Francisco

Christian Gerdes

Director, Center for Automotive Research at Stanford, and Associate Professor, Stanford University

Susan Gilchrist

Group CEO, Brunswick Group LLC

Dave Girouard

Founder and CEO, Upstart

Sean Glodek

Director, Russian Direct Investment Fund

Ben Goldhirsh

CEO, GOOD Worldwide

Lynn Goldman

Michael and Lori Milken Dean of Public Health, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

Elisha Goldstein

Psychologist and Author, "The Now Effect"

Lawrence Golub

CEO, Golub Capital

Marek Gootman

Director of Strategic Partnerships, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution

Daniel Gorfine

Director, Financial Markets Policy, and Legal Counsel, Milken Institute

Josh Gotbaum

CEO, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Julia Gouw

President and Chief Operating Officer, East West Bank

Michael Govan

CEO and Wallis Annenberg Director, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Lucian Grainge

Chairman and CEO, Universal Music Group

Jim Gray

Sportscaster, Showtime, Fox and WestwoodOne Radio

Joe Green


Stephen Green

Vice President, Policy, Government and Public Affairs, Chevron Corporation

Sean Greene

Former Associate Administrator for Investment and Special Advisor for Innovation, U.S. Small Business Administration

Kenneth Griffin

Founder and CEO, Citadel

Olafur Grimsson

President of Iceland

David-Alexandre Gros

Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Sanofi

Jeffrey Gundlach

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, DoubleLine Capital LP

Sam Gupta

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Grand Trunk Capital Management LP

Jamie Gutfreund

Chief Strategy Officer, The Intelligence Group

Xavier Gutierrez

President and Chief Investment Officer, The Meruelo Group

Ko Ko Gyi

Politician and Democracy Leader, 88 Generation Peace and Open Society, Myanmar


Ha Jiming

Vice Chairman and Chief Investment Strategist, China Investment Management Division, Goldman Sachs

Magali Haas

Founder and CEO, Orion Bionetworks

Husain Haqqani

Director, South and Central Asia, Hudson Institute; Former Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S.

Joshua Harris

Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Mary Hart

TV Host

Kevin Hassett

State Farm James Q. Wilson Chair and Director of Economic Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute

David Heber

Professor of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, University of California, Los Angeles

Mary-Patricia Hector

Founder, Think Twice Campaign; Recipient, 2013 Peace First Prize

Ahmed Heikal

Chairman and Founder, Citadel Capital

Steven Hellman

Managing Director and CEO, Russia and CIS, Credit Suisse

Jill Helms

Professor of Surgery, School of Medicine, Stanford University

Linda Henkel

Professor of Psychology, Fairfield University

Eduardo Lins Henrique

Head, Movile USA

Spencer Hewett

Founder, Skip; Fellow, The Thiel Foundation

John Hickenlooper

Governor, State of Colorado

Lyda Hill

President, LH Holdings; President, Lyda Hill Foundation

Seema Hingorani

Chief Investment Officer, Bureau of Asset Management, City of New York

Paul Hinks

CEO, Symbion Power; Chairman, Corporate Council on Africa

Michael Hintze

Founder and CEO, CQS

Michael Hodin

Executive Director, Global Coalition on Aging; Managing Partner, High Lantern Group

Yossie Hollander

Chairman and Co-Founder, Fuel Freedom Foundation

Amy Holmes

News Anchor, The Blaze

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

President, American Action Forum; Former Director, Congressional Budget Office; Former Chief Economist, Council of Economic Advisers

Jody Holtzman

Senior Vice President, Thought Leadership, AARP

Eli Holzman

President, All3Media America

Etsuro Honda

Special Advisor to the Cabinet, Office of the Prime Minister, Japan

Stephen Hoover


Chris Hostetter

Group Vice President, Strategic Planning, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.

Dan Houston

President, Retirement, Insurance and Financial Services, Principal Financial Group

Alan Howard

Co-Founder and Partner, Brevan Howard

Tony Hsieh


Huang Jing

Professor and Director, Center on Asia and Globalization, National University of Singapore

Kevin Huffman

Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Education

Robert Hugin

Chairman and CEO, Celgene; Former Chairman, PhRMA

Stan Humphries

Chief Economist, Zillow


Robert Iger

Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company

Chris Inglis

Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency

Jay Ireland

President and CEO, GE Africa

Paul Irving

President, Milken Institute

Joichi Ito

Director, MIT Media Lab


Jesse Jackson Sr.

Founder and President, Rainbow PUSH Coalition

Gary Jacobs

Managing Director, Jacobs Investment Company, LLC

Ali Jahangiri

Founder and CEO,; Ubuntu Council Member, Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project

Larry Jameson

Executive Vice President, University of Pennsylvania for the Health System, and Dean, Perelman School of Medicine

Tom Jenkins

Chairman, OpenText

Earvin (Magic) Johnson

Chairman and CEO, Magic Johnson Enterprises; NBA Hall of Famer; Co-Owner, Los Angeles Dodgers

Allan Jones

CEO, Allen Institute of Brain Science

Van Jones

Co-Founder and President, Rebuild the Dream; Former Special Advisor to The White House

Mitchell Julis

Co-Founder, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners, LLC

Edward Jung

Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Intellectual Ventures


H.E. Paul Kagame

President of the Republic of Rwanda

William Kahane

CEO, RCS Capital

Mark Kahn

Founding Partner, Omnivore Partners

Larry Kaiser

President and CEO, Temple University Health System; Dean, Temple University School of Medicine

Virginia Kamsky

Chairman and CEO, Kamsky Associates, Inc.

Mitch Kapor

Partner, Kapor Capital

Zachary Karabell

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Head of Global Strategy, Envestnet

Kola Karim

CEO, Shoreline Energy International

Rich Karlgaard

Publisher and Columnist, Forbes Media; Author, "The Soft Edge: Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success"

Sam Kass

Executive Director, Let's Move!; Senior Policy Advisor, Nutrition Policy, The White House

Roger Kassebaum

Director, Mitchell Academy of Science and Technology, Milken Community High School

Neal Kassell

Founder and Chairman, Focused Ultrasound Foundation; Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia

Jeffrey Katzenberg

CEO, Dreamworks Animation

Ben Kaufman

CEO and Founder, Quirky

Ryan Kavanaugh

Founder and CEO, Relativity Media

Paul Kedrosky

Partner, SK Ventures; Contributing Editor, Bloomberg

John Kelly III

Senior Vice President and Director, IBM Research

Liam Kennedy

Editor, Investment & Pensions Europe; Editorial Director, IPE International Publishers

Mehmood Khan

Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Global Research and Development, PepsiCo

Pradeep Khosla

Chancellor, University of California, San Diego

Conrad Kiechel

Director of Communications, Milken Institute

Joel Klein

CEO, Amplify; Former Chancellor, New York City Department of Education

Kevin Klowden

Director, California Center, and Managing Economist, Milken Institute

Michael Klowden

CEO, Milken Institute

Steven Knapp

President, George Washington University

Dennis Kneale

Principal, Dennis Kneale Media

Martin Kohn

Chief Medical Scientist, Jointly Health

Jed Kolko

Chief Economist, Trulia

Bobby Kotick

President and CEO, Activision Blizzard

John Koudounis

President and CEO, Mizuho Securities USA Inc.

Alexander Kovaler

Co-Founder and Chairman, GNC Russia; Co-Founder and Chairman, Nathan's Famous Russia and Central Asia

Michael Kraft

Chairman and Co-Founder, WeedMD RX Inc.

Leon Krauze

Anchor, Univision KMEX, Los Angeles

Sallie Krawcheck

Business Leader, 85 Broads

Raghu Krishnamoorthy

Vice President, Executive Development, and Chief Learning Officer, GE

Fred Krupp

President, Environmental Defense Fund

Mikhail Kuchment

Co-Founder and Vice President, Hoff

Robert Lawrence Kuhn

Host and Executive Producer, "Closer To Truth"; Chairman, The Kuhn Foundation

Barbara Kurshan

Executive Director of Academic Innovation and Senior Fellow, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

Joel Kurtzman

Senior Fellow and Executive Director, Senior Fellows Program, Milken Institute


Jackie Lacey

District Attorney, Los Angeles County

Laura Deal Lacey

Managing Director, Asia Center, Milken Institute

Ann Lamont

Managing Partner, Oak Investment Partners

Mary Landrieu

U.S. Senator; Chair, Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey

President and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Donald Layton

CEO, Freddie Mac

Rick Leach

President and CEO, World Food Program USA

Lauren Leader-Chivee

Founder and CEO, All In Together Inc.

Alexandra Lebenthal

President and CEO, Lebenthal Holdings, LLC

Charlie Lee

Software Engineer, Coinbase Inc.; Creator, Litecoin

Elan Lee

Chief Design Officer, Xbox Entertainment Studios, Microsoft

En Lee

Co-Head, Asia Pacific, LGT Venture Philanthropy

Pablo Legorreta

Founder and CEO, Royalty Pharma

Patricia Levesque

CEO, Foundation for Excellence in Education

John Levis

Global Chief Innovation Officer and Regional Managing Director, Americas, Deloitte

Freda Lewis-Hall

Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer, Inc.

Li Keping

Vice Chairman, President and Chief Investment Officer, China Investment Corp.

Rob Light

Head of Music Department, Partner and Managing Director, Creative Artists Agency

James Litinsky

Founder and Chief Investment Officer, JHL Capital Group LLC

Andrew Littlefair

President and CEO, Clean Energy Fuels Corp.

Betty Liu

Anchor, "In the Loop with Betty Liu," Bloomberg Television

Nanxi Liu

CEO, Enplug, Inc.; Co-Founder, Nanoly Bioscience

Andrew Lo

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor, and Director, Laboratory for Financial Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

James Lockhart

Vice Chairman, WL Ross & Co.

Michael Lomax

President and CEO, UNCF

Valter Longo

Edna M. Jones Professor of Gerontology, Davis School of Gerontology, and Director, Longevity Institute, University of Southern California

Mark Lubell

Executive Director, International Center for Photography

Frank Luntz

Chairman and CEO, Luntz Global Partners

Lauren Lyster

Host/Reporter, "The Daily Ticker" and "Hot Stock Minute," Yahoo Finance


Maya MacGuineas

President, Committee for Responsible Federal Budget

Caitlin MacLean

Associate Director, Financial Innovations Labs, Milken Institute

Greg Maffei

President and CEO, Liberty Media Corporation

Josh Mandel

Managing Director, R/GA Los Angeles

Maurice Marciano

Co-Founder, Guess? Inc.; Co-Chair, Museum of Contemporary Art

Morris Mark

President and Managing Partner, Mark Asset Management

Henry Markram

Director, The Blue Brain Project, and Coordinator, The Human Brain Project, Swiss Federal Institute for Technology in Lausanne

Howard Marks

Chairman, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC

Tsitsi Masiyiwa

Executive Chairperson, Higher Life Foundation

Kevin Mayer

Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy, The Walt Disney Company

Kevin McCarthy

U.S. Congressman and Majority Whip

James McCaughan

CEO, Principal Global Investors

Dave McClure

Founding Partner, 500 Startups

Ana Rowena McCullough

Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Quest Scholars Program and Questbridge

Flynn McGarry

Chef, Eureka

Ray McGuire

Global Head of Corporate and Investment Banking, Citi

Patrick McHenry

U.S. Congressman

Paul McKinnon

Head of Human Resources and Talent, Citi

Bethany McLean

Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair

Doyle McManus

Washington Columnist, Los Angeles Times

William McMorrow

Chairman and CEO, Kennedy Wilson

Markus Meckel

President, German War Graves Commission; Former Foreign Minister, German Democratic Republic

April Mendez

Co-Founder, Fresh Coast Capital

Jane Mendillo

President and CEO, Harvard Management Company

Richard Merkin

President and CEO, Heritage Provider Network; Board Member, FasterCures

Seth Merrin

Founder and CEO, Liquidnet Holdings, Inc.

Jim Messina

CEO, The Messina Group; Chairman, Organizing For Action; Co-Chairman, Priorities USA

Lowell Milken

Co-Founder, Knowledge Universe Education; Founder, National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET)

Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute

Anthony Miller

Co-Founder and Partner, The Vistria Group; Former Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Department of Education

Debra Miller

Co-Founder and CEO, CureDuchenne

Rick Miller

Group Managing Director, TCW

Tom Milroy

CEO, BMO Capital Markets

Janice Min

Co-President, Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter

Min Zaw Oo

Director of Ceasefire Negotiation and Implementation, Myanmar Peace Center.

Scott Minerd

Managing Partner, Global Chief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners

Kate Mitchell

Partner and Co-Founder, Scale Venture Partners

Lesa Mitchell

Founder, Network for Scale; Former Vice President, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Larry Mizel

Chairman and CEO, MDC Holdings Inc.

Steven Mnuchin

Chairman and CEO, Dune Capital Management LP; Chairman and CEO, OneWest Bank Group LLC

Michael Moe

Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer, GSV Asset Management

Jim Moffatt

Chairman and CEO, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Torben Moger Pedersen

CEO, PensionDanmark

James Moglia

Managing Director and Head, U.S. Debt Capital Markets and Global Leveraged Finance, BMO Capital Markets

Charon Wardini bin Mokhzani

Executive Director, Managing Director's Office, Khazanah Nasional Berhad; Managing Director, Khazanah Research Institute

Mario Monti

President, Bocconi University; Former Prime Minister, Italy

Leslie Moonves

President and CEO, CBS Corporation

Helena Morrissey

CEO, Newton Investment Management

Patrice Motsepe

Founder and Executive Chairman, African Rainbow Minerals; Owner, Mamelodi Sundowns FC

Sarah Mullen

Fitness Manager, Equinox

Andrea Muller

Chief Executive, Asia, Principal Global Investors

Barry Munitz

Chancellor Emeritus, California State University

Tom Munro

CEO, Photobucket

Alysson Muotri

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California, San Diego

Rafi Musher

Founder and CEO, Stax Inc. and Stax DevCorp; Founder,

Kimbal Musk

CEO, The Kitchen Community


Miles Nadal

Founder, Chairman and CEO, MDC Partners

Osamu Nagayama

Chairman and CEO, Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.; Chairman, Sony Corporation

David Nahai

President, David Nahai Consulting Services, LLC; Partner, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Raj Nair

Group Vice President, Ford Motor Company

Janet Napolitano

President, University of California; Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

Rishi Narang

Founding Principal, T2AM LLC

Joseph Naylor

Vice President, Strategic Planning, Chevron Corporation

Jamil Nazarali

Senior Managing Director, Citadel

Jonathan Nelson

Founder and CEO, Providence Equity Partners

Rick Newman

Columnist, Yahoo Finance

Gavin Newsom

Lieutenant Governor, State of California

Drew Newton

Managing Director and Head, U.S. Distressed Credit Desk Analysts, Citi

Bronwyn Nielsen

Group Executive Director and Senior Anchor, CNBC Africa

Michel Nischan

President and CEO, Wholesome Wave; Co-Founder, The Chef Action Network

Deep Nishar

Senior Vice President, Products and User Experience, LinkedIn

Cliff Noreen

President, Babson Capital Management LLC

John Noseworthy

President and CEO, Mayo Clinic


Denis O'Brien

Chairman, Digicel Group

Phillips Oduoza

Group Managing Director and CEO, United Bank for Africa Plc

Hutham Olayan

President and CEO, Olayan America

Janusz Onyszkiewicz

Former Minister of Defense, Poland

Katie O'Reilly

Managing Director, Business and Program Development, Milken Institute

Tim O'Reilly

CEO, O'Reilly Media

Uche Orji

Managing Director and CEO, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority

Dean Ornish

President and Founder, Preventive Medicine Research Institute; Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Athanasios Orphanides

Professor, Practice of Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management; Former Governor, Central Bank of Cyprus


Tracy Palandjian

CEO and Co-Founder, Social Finance

David Palmer

President and CEO, Diamond Resorts International

Leon Panetta

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense; Founder, Panetta Institute for Public Policy

Peter Passell

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Editor, Milken Institute Review

Sanjay Patel

Senior Partner and Head of Europe, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Torkel Patterson

Senior Advisor, Central Japan Railway Company; Board Member, Pacific Forum of the Center for Strategic and International Studies

Chip Paucek

Co-Founder and CEO, 2U

Hank Paulson

Chairman, The Paulson Institute; Former U.S. Treasury Secretary

Efrat Peled

Chairman and CEO, Arison Investments

Brian Pellegrino

Chief Investment Officer, United Parcel Service, Inc.

Jay Pelosky

Principal, J2Z Advisory LLC

Sean Penn

Actor; Founder, CEO and Chairman, J/P Haitian Relief Organization

Barend Petersen

Chairman, De Beers Consolidated Mines

T. Boone Pickens

Entrepreneur and Philanthropist; Founder, BP Capital

Brock Pierce

Co-Founder, GoCoin

Jim Pitofsky

Managing Director, Strategic Alliances, John Templeton Foundation

Robert Pittman

Chairman and CEO, Clear Channel; Founder, MTV

Jeff Platt

President and CEO, Sky Zone

Jonathan Pollack

Global Head of Commercial Real Estate and Head of Risk for Structured Finance, Deutsche Bank

Rachel Poplack

Director of Strategy, The Health Trust

Ruth Porat

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Morgan Stanley

Zach Posner

President, Engrade, LLC; Senior Vice President, CTB/McGraw Hill Education

Doug Praw

‎Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP

Lance Price

Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

Ron Prosor

Israel's Permanent Representative to the U.N.

Caroline Pugh

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, VirtualU

Serge Pun

Chairman, Serge Pun & Associates


Sarah Quinlan

Senior Vice President, Market Insights, MasterCard Advisors

Kenneth Quinn

President, World Food Prize Foundation; Former U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia


Jacob Rajfer

Professor of Urology, University of California, Los Angeles

A. Barry Rand


Robert Rankin

Co-Head of Corporate Banking and Securities and Head of Corporate Finance, Deutsche Bank

Usha Rao-Monari

CEO, Global Water Development Partners, a Blackstone Portfolio Company

Joe Ratterman

CEO, BATS Global Markets

Steven Rattner

Chairman, Willett Advisors; Former Counselor and Lead Auto Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

Naval Ravikant

Co-Founder and CEO, AngelList

Michael Raymont

President and CEO, AVAC Ltd.

Bruce Reed

President, The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

Ed Rendell

Former Governor of Pennsylvania; Special Counsel, Ballard Spahr, LLP

Lynda Resnick

Vice Chairman, Roll Global

Natalie Revelle

Deputy Director, Program-Related Investments, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

James Reynolds

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Loop Capital

Melinda Richter

Head, Janssen Labs, Johnson & Johnson

Tad Rivelle

Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, TCW

Charles Rivkin

Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Former U.S. Ambassador to France and Monaco

Walter Robb

Co-CEO, Whole Foods Market

Clifton Robbins

Founder and CEO, Blue Harbour Group

Justin Rockefeller

Director, Special Relations, Addepar; Co-Founder, The ImPact

Laura Roden

Founder, Capital Formation Consultants; Board Member, Heritage Bank of Commerce

Ken Rogoff

Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Former Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund

John Rohal

Executive Chairman, Man Investments, North America

Michael Romano

Director and Co-Founder, Three Strikes Project, Stanford Law School

Dean Rosen

President and CEO, Breakaway Policy Strategies; Partner, Mehlman Vogel Castagnetti

Barry Rosenstein

Founder and Managing Partner, JANA Partners

Josh Rosner

Managing Director, Graham Fisher & Co.

Pasquale Rotella

CEO, Insomniac Events

Mark Rothera

Chief Commercial Officer, PTC Therapeutics

Nouriel Roubini

Chairman, Roubini Global Economics; Professor of Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University

Marc Rowan

Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director, Apollo Global Management, LLC

David Rubenstein

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group

Slava Rubin

CEO and Co-Founder, Indiegogo

John Ruffolo

CEO, OMERS Ventures

Stephanie Ruhle

Co-Anchor, "Market Makers," and Managing Editor, Bloomberg TV

Sue Rusche

President and CEO, National Families in Action, Inc.

Ken Rutkowski

Host and Co-Founder, "Business Rockstars"


Michael Sabia

CEO, La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Brian Sack

Senior Vice President and Co-Director of Global Economics, The D. E. Shaw Group

Richard Saines

Partner and Head of North America Climate Change and Environmental Markets, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Ricardo Salvador

Director, Food and Environment Program, Union of Concerned Scientists

Richard Sandler

Executive Vice President, Milken Family Foundation; Partner, Law Offices of Maron & Sandler

Sarah Sandler

Associate Director, Business and Program Development, Milken Institute

Richard Sandor

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Chairman and CEO, Environmental Financial Products; Lecturer in Law and Economics, University of Chicago Law School

Linda Sarna

Professor and Lulu Wolf-Hassenplug Endowed Chair, School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles

Keith Savard

Senior Managing Economist, Milken Institute

Mehmet Saydam

Head of Investment, Natural Resources, Reuben Brothers

Erik Schatzker

Anchor and Editor-at-Large, Bloomberg Television

Michael Schlein

President and CEO, Accion International

Marilyn Schlitz

CEO, Worldview Enterprises, LLC; Senior Fellow and President Emeritus, Institute of Noetic Sciences

Steve Schmidt

Vice Chairman of Public Affairs, Edelman; GOP Strategist

Mark Schnitzer

Associate Professor, Stanford University; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Nicholas Schorsch

Chairman and CEO, American Realty Capital

Dmitry Schuetzle

Managing Director, VIY Management

Alan Schwartz

Executive Chairman, Guggenheim Partners

Stephen Schwarzman

Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, The Blackstone Group

Michal Sedlacek

Consul General, Czech Republic in Los Angeles

Jonathan Seiffer

Partner, Leonard Green & Partners

Pattie Sellers

Senior Editor At Large, Fortune; Executive Director of Live Content, Time Inc.

Winston Set Aung

Vice Governor, Central Bank of Myanmar

Robert Shafir

Head, Private Banking and Wealth Management, and CEO, Americas Region, Credit Suisse

Jigar Shah

CEO, Jigar Shah Consulting

Rajiv Shah

Administrator, USAID

Shiza Shahid

Co-Founder and CEO, Malala Fund

Steven Shapiro

Founding Partner and Senior Portfolio Manager, GoldenTree Asset Management LP

Padmanee Sharma

Associate Professor, Genitourinary Medical Oncology and Immunology, and Scientific Director, Immunotherapy Platform, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Paul Sheard

Chief Global Economist and Head of Global Economics and Research, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services

Jeff Shell

Chairman, Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, Universal Studios

Brad Sherman

U.S. Congressman

Clara Shih

CEO and Co-Founder, Hearsay Social; Board Member, Starbucks

Howard Shore

Executive Chairman, Shore Capital

Trabian Shorters

Founder and CEO, BMe Community

David Siegel

Consul General of Israel, Los Angeles

Sue Siegel

CEO, GE Ventures and healthymagination

Elliott Sigal

Board Member, Melanoma Research Alliance; Former Chief Scientific Officer, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Robert Silberman

Executive Chairman, Strayer Education, Inc.

Ben Silverman

Chairman and Founder, Electus

Henry Silverman

Global Head of Real Estate and Infrastructure, Guggenheim Partners

Stephanie Silverman

CEO, Venn Strategies; Co-Founder, Campaign to End Obesity

Mindy Silverstein

Managing Director, Milken Institute

Bill Simon

President and CEO, Walmart U.S.

David Simon

Chairman and CEO, Simon Property Group

Ralph Simon

CEO, Mobilium Global Group

Jonathan Simons

President and CEO, Prostate Cancer Foundation; Senior Advisor, Milken Institute

Man Jit Singh

President, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Mahendra Siregar

Chairman, Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board

Moncef Slaoui

Chairman, Global R&D and Vaccines, GlaxoSmithKline

Justin Slatky

Senior Portfolio Manager, Shenkman Capital Management

Judy Smith

President and CEO, Smith & Company

Laurence Smith

Professor and Chair, Department of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles

Richard Socarides

Head of Public Affairs, GLG

Adam Sokoloff

Managing Director, Investment Banking, and Global Head, Financial Sponsors Group, Jefferies LLC

Lawrence Soler

President and CEO, Partnership for a Healthier America

Tom Soto

Managing Director, TCW/Craton

Howard Soule

Senior Advisor, Milken Institute; Chief Science Officer, Prostate Cancer Foundation

Gene Sperling

Former Director, National Economic Council, The White House

Eric Spiegel

President and CEO, Siemens USA

Komal Sri-Kumar

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; President, Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, Inc.

Risa Stack

General Manager, Incubations, GE healthymagination

Michael Steed

Founder and Managing Partner, Paladin Capital Group

Kate Steel

Project Lead, Energy Access and Investments, Google

Roger Stein

Chief Analytics Officer, State Street Global Exchange; Senior Lecturer in Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Barry Sternlicht

Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group

Melissa Stevens

Deputy Executive Director, FasterCures

Thomas Stewart

Executive Director, National Center for the Middle Market

Kari Stoever

Vice President, External Affairs, Aeras

Sasha Strauss

Founder and Managing Director, Innovation Protocol

Ron Suber

President, Prosper Marketplace

Steven Sugarman

President and CEO, Banc of California, Inc.

Brian Sullivan

Anchor, CNBC

Phillip Swagel

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Professor, University of Maryland School of Public Policy

Fred Swaniker

Founder and CEO, African Leadership Academy; Founder, African Leadership University


Tan Chin Hwee

Partner, Apollo Global Management

Steven Tananbaum

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, GoldenTree Asset Management LP

Rudolph Tanzi

Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Vice Chair, Neurology Research, Massachusetts General Hospital

John Taylor

Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University; George P. Schultz Senior Fellow in Economics, Hoover Institution

Chris Teets

Partner and Portfolio Manager, Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC

David Teten

Partner, ff Venture Capital

Ashish Thakkar

Founder, Mara Group and Mara Foundation

Charlize Theron

Actor; United Nations Messenger of Peace; and Founder, Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project

Tidjane Thiam

Group CEO, Prudential Plc

Jonathan Thomas

Chair, Independent Citizens Oversight Committee, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine; Co-Founder and Partner, Saybrook Capital

Pamela Thomas-Graham

Chief Marketing and Talent Officer, Head of Private Banking and Wealth Management New Markets, Credit Suisse

Sebastian Thrun

CEO, Udacity; Fellow, Google

Lynn Tilton

Founder and CEO, Patriarch Partners

Fred Tomczyk

President and CEO, TD Ameritrade

Stephen Toy

Senior Managing Director and Co-Head, WL Ross & Co. LLC

Joe Tree

Founder and CEO, Blipfoto

Chris Tucker

Actor and Comedian; Founder, Chris Tucker Foundation

Reed Tuckson

Managing Director, Tuckson Health Connections

Sean Tunis

President and CEO, Center for Medical Technology Policy

Greg Tusar

Co-Head, Global Execution Services and Platforms, KCG

Peter Twyman

CEO, Keep a Child Alive

Josh Tyrangiel

Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek; Editorial Director, Bloomberg Television


Jeffrey Ubben

Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer, ValueAct Capital

Christopher Urmson

Director, Self-Driving Car Project, Google


Dorothea Vafiadis

Director, Healthy Living, Strategic Markets and Consumer Business Innovation, American Heart Association

Luis Valdes

President and CEO, Principal International

Paul Vallas

Candidate, Lieutenant Governor, State of Illinois; Former Superintendent, Recovery School District of New Orleans and Louisiana; Former CEO, Chicago Public Schools and School District of Philadelphia

Christine Vanden Beukel

Managing Director and Head of European Credit Markets, Crescent Capital Group

Mike Velings

Founder and Managing Partner, Aqua-Spark

Ali Velshi

Host, "Real Money with Ali Velshi," Al Jazeera America

Antonio Villaraigosa

Former Los Angeles Mayor; Professor of Practice of Policy, USC Price School of Public Policy; Former Speaker of the California Assembly

Luis Carlos Villegas

Ambassador of Colombia to the U.S.

Kevin Vincent

Chief Counsel, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Winter Vinecki

Marathon Runner; Founder, Team Winter

Barry Volpert

Co-Founder and CEO, Crestview Partners

Andrew von Eschenbach

President, Samaritan Health Initiatives Inc.; former Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration; former Director, National Cancer Institute

Catalin Voss

Founder, Sension; Innovator in Residence, Stanford StartX


Vivek Wadhwa

Fellow, Arthur & Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford University; Director of Research, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization at the Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University

Kirk Wagar

U.S. Ambassador to Singapore

Leon Wagner

Chairman and CEO, LWPartners

Prophet Walker

CEO, PWC Development; Founding Member, Anti-Recidivism Coalition

Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck

Prince of Bhutan; Global Ambassador to The King's Challenge

Staci Warden

Executive Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute

David Warren

CEO, DW Investment Management, LP; Chief Investment Officer, Brevan Howard Credit Funds

Arlin Wasserman

Founder and Partner, Changing Tastes

Maxine Waters

U.S. Congresswoman

Maynard Webb

Founder, Webb Investment Network; Co-Founder, Everwise

Anthony Wedo

President and CEO, Ovation Brands

Laura Weidman Powers

‎Co-Founder and Executive Director, CODE2040

Mark Weinberger

Global Chairman and CEO, EY

George Weiss

Founder and Chairman, Say Yes to Education; CEO, Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers LLC

Robert Whelan

CEO, 13th Avenue Funding

Gary White

CEO and Co-Founder,

Andrew Whittaker

Vice Chairman, Jefferies LLC; Vice Chairman, Leucadia National Corporation

Musician, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

Ade Williams

Violinist, From the Top

Peter Williams

Founder and CEO, ACE Portal

Matthew Winkler

Editor-in-Chief, Bloomberg News

Alex Witt

Anchor, "Weekends with Alex Witt," MSNBC; Correspondent, NBC News

Jedd Wolchok

Chief, Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service, and Lloyd J. Old and Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Chair for Clinical Investigation, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Paul Wolfowitz

Visiting Scholar, The American Enterprise Institute

Perry Wong

Managing Director, Research, Milken Institute

Steve Woodhead

Manager, Global Social Investment, Policy, Government and Public Affairs, Chevron Corporation

Michael Woods

Senior Data Scientist, Ayasdi

Robin Wright

Senior Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Senior Fellow, U.S. Institute of Peace

Sheryl WuDunn

Co-Founder, FullSky Capital; Co-Author, "China Wakes"

Tom Wyatt

CEO, Knowledge Universe U.S.

Kathryn Wylde

President and CEO, Partnership for New York City

Elaine Wynn

National Chairman, Communities In Schools; President, Nevada State Board of Education

Steve Wynn

Chairman and CEO, Wynn Resorts


Glenn Yago

Senior Fellow and Founder, Financial Innovations Labs, Milken Institute

Elanna Yalow

CEO, Knowledge Learning Corporation

Kneeland Youngblood

Founding Partner, Pharos Capital Group


Mike Zapolin

CEO, Zappy, Inc.

Sam Zell

Chairman, Equity Group Investments

David Zervos

Managing Director and Chief Market Strategist, Jefferies LLC

Zhu Min

Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund

Gregory Zuckerman

Special Writer, Wall Street Journal; Author, "The Frackers"