Young Leaders

The Milken Institute Young Leaders Circle (YLC) includes intellectually curious, motivated and philanthropic young professionals between the ages of 25 and 40 who support the Milken Institute and its mission. With more than 300 members in Los Angeles, New York, London and Singapore, the Young Leaders Circle represents the best and the brightest from a wide variety of industries. YLC members are actively involved in our programs and research, and receive special invitations to private events. They are provided access to the annual Global Conference and regional Summits in California, London and Asia, where they have an opportunity to interact with global leaders from more than 60 countries. 

The application process includes an online application and an interview. Applicants must be between 25 and 40 years old, live in Los Angeles, New York, London or Singapore, and have a referral from a current Milken Institute member. 

2018

29

October 2018

Conversation with Eileen Murray, Co-CEO, Bridgewater Associates

New York

06

September 2018

Conversation with Rosie Rios, 43rd Treasurer of the United States

New York

26

June 2018

Conversation with Susanne Daniels, Global Head of Original Content, Youtube

Los Angeles

22

June 2018

Conversation with Bruce Rockowitz, CEO and Vice Chairman, Global Brands Group

Singapore

31

May 2018

Combatting the Opioid Crisis in Our Communities: A Conversation with the DEA

New York

01

May 2018

Conversation with Kevin O’Leary, Co-Founder, O'Shares Investments; Television Personality

2018 Milken Institute Global Conference
Los Angeles

23

March 2018

How is AI and Big Data Shaping the Future of Financial Services

London

13

March 2018

Conversation with Lynn Swann, Director of Athletics, Charles Griffin Cale Director of Athletics’ Chair

Los Angeles

2017

16

November 2017

Conversation with Daniel D’Aniello, Chairman and Co-Founder, The Carlyle Group

Hong Kong

24

October 2017

Conversation with Martina Navratilova, Tennis Legend, Sporting Icon, and Human Rights and Equality Activist

Singapore

12

October 2017

MI Associates & YLC Breakfast with Jorge Paulo Lemann - Director, H.J. Heinz Company

Santa Monica

15

September 2017

Conversation with David Bonderman, Chairman and Founding Partner, TPG

2017 Milken Institute Asia Summit
Singapore

18

July 2017

Conversation with Gregory Gibb, CEO, Lufax

Singapore

02

May 2017

Conversation with Deepak Chopra, Founder, the Chopra Foundation; Co-founder, Jiyo, and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing

2017 Milken Institute Global Conference 
Los Angeles

13

April 2017

Conversation with Erik Oberholtzer, Co-Founder and CEO, Tender Greens, Josh Loeb, Founder and CEO, Rustic Canyon Family of Restaurants and Travis Lett, Co-Owner and Chef, Gjelina Group

Los Angeles

07

April 2017

Conversation with David Foster, Producer and Songwriter; Chairman, Verve Music Group

Singapore

09

March 2017

Conversation with Danny Meyer, CEO, Union Square Hospitality Group; Founder, Shake Shack

New York

24

January 2017

Conversation with Michael Woodford, MBE, Former President, Olympus

London

2016

13

December 2016

Conversation with Michael Lynton, CEO, Sony Entertainment; Chairman and CEO, Sony Pictures Entertainment

New York