Global Conference 2011


Spencer Abraham

Chairman and CEO, The Abraham Group; former U.S. Secretary of Energy

Mikhail Abyzov

Chairman, RU-COM

Amir Adnani

President and CEO, Uranium Energy Corp.

Noubar Afeyan

Managing Partner and CEO, Flagship Ventures

Arthur Agatston

Preventive Cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine; Author, "The South Beach Diet"

Dmitry Akhanov

President, Rusnano USA

Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar

CEO, Dubai International Financial Centre Authority

Chris Albinson

Managing Director, Panorama Capital

Amina Salum Ali

African Union Ambassador to the United States

Martha Amram

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; CEO, Ennovationz

Ali Andalibi

Head, Therapeutics and Diagnostics Section, SBIR Development Center, National Cancer Institute

G. Chris Andersen

Founding Partner, G.C. Andersen Partners, LLC

Margaret Anderson

Executive Director, FasterCures / The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions

Adam Applegarth

Former CEO, Northern Rock

David Arfin

CEO, First Energy Finance

Catherine Arnold

Managing Director and Global Head of Biopharmaceutical Equity Research, Credit Suisse

Frances Arnold

Dick and Barbara Dickinson Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biochemistry, California Institute of Technology

Mark Attanasio

Managing Partner, Crescent Capital Group; Chairman and Principal Owner, Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club

Joseph Azrack

Managing Partner, Real Estate, Apollo Global Management


Clive Banks

Global Head, Foreign Exchange and Local Market Sales, BNP Paribas

Alex Barkaloff

Executive Producer, Digital Media, Lionsgate

Anna Barker

Consultant, Transformative Healthcare Initiatives; former Deputy Director, National Cancer Institute

Craig Barrett

Retired Chairman/CEO, Intel Corp.

James Barth

Senior Finance Fellow, Milken Institute; Lowder Eminent Scholar in Finance, Auburn University

Maria Bartiromo

Anchor, CNBC

Eike Batista

Chairman and CEO, EBX Group

John Batter

President of Production for Feature Animation, DreamWorks Animation SKG

Bob Baur

Chief Global Economist, Principal Global Investors

Evan Bayh

Senior Advisor, Apollo Global Management; former U.S. Senator

Pierre Beaudoin

President and CEO, Bombardier Inc.

Gary Becker

Nobel Laureate; Professor of Economics and Sociology, University of Chicago

Bradley Belt

Senior Managing Director, Milken Institute

William Bennett

Former U.S. Secretary of Education; Senior Advisor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Jim Berk

CEO, Participant Media

Jared Bernstein

Chief Economist to Vice President Joe Biden

Nicole Woolsey Biggart

Director, Energy Efficiency Center, University of California, Davis

Paul Billings

Chief Medical Officer, Life Technologies

Shraga Biran

Founder, Institute for Structural Reforms

Robert Birgeneau

Chancellor, University of California, Berkeley

Leon Black

Managing Partner, Apollo Management LP

Elizabeth Blackburn

Nobel Laureate, 2009; Morris Herzstein Professor of Biology and Physiology, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, UCSF

Charles Blahous

Research Fellow, Hoover Institution

Susan Blesener

Director, Corporate Accountability, Novo Nordisk

David Blitzstein

Special Assistant for Multiemployer Plans, Collective Bargaining Department, UFCW

Zvi Bodie

Norman and Adele Barron Professor of Management, Boston University

Todd Boehly

President, Guggenheim

David Bonderman

Founding Partner, TPG Capital

Rani Borkar

Corporate Vice President, and General Manager, Microprocessor Development Group, Intel

Bonin Bough

Global Head of Digital, PepsiCo

Alan Boyce

Director, Adecoagro

Jan Boyer

Private Equity Investor

Harold Bradley

Chief Investment Officer, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Bobby Bringi

President and CEO, MBI International

Eli Broad

Founder, The Broad Foundations; Founder, KB Home and SunAmerica

Jeff Broin

Chairman and CEO, POET

Carole Brookins

Managing Director, Public Capital Advisors

Chris Brummer

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

Steven Burd

President and CEO, Safeway

Jerry Burnett

Deputy Commissioner for Treasury, Alaska Department of Revenue

Gary Burnison

CEO, Korn/Ferry International

Scott Burns

Director of ETF, Closed-End Fund and Alternatives Research, Morningstar

Jeb Bush

President, Jeb Bush and Associates LLC; former Governor, State of Florida


Angel Cabrera

President and Professor, Thunderbird School of Global Management

Nick Calamos

President of Investments and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Calamos Investments

David Canuel

Managing Director, Quantitative Management Group, Babson Capital Management LLC

Gregory Cappelli

Co-CEO, Apollo Group Inc.

Frank Caprio

Managing Director, Chatham Capital

Dale Carlson

Executive for Advanced Engine Systems, GE Aviation

Jared Carney

Executive Director, Program Development and Marketing, Milken Institute

John Carney

Senior Editor,'s "NetNet with John Carney"

Nicholas Carr

Author, "The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains"

Daniel Casse

President, G100; Managing Partner, High Lantern Group

Ronnie C. Chan

Chairman, Hang Lung Properties Ltd.

Yvonne Chan

Member, California State Board of Education; Principal, Vaughn Next Century Learning Center

Sachpreet Chandhoke

Graduate Student, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Helena Chang

Director, Revlon/UCLA Breast Center

James Chanos

President and Founder, Kynikos Associates

Geoff Chapin

Founder and CEO, Next Step Living Inc.

Dave Chen

CEO, Equilibrium Capital Group

John Chiang

California State Controller

Arthur Ciocca

Chairman, The Wine Group Inc.

Filippo Cipriani

Partner Trader, Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP

James Citron

President and CEO, Mogreet

Wesley Clark

Army General (ret.) and former Supreme Allied Commander, NATO; Senior Fellow, UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations

Jeff Clavier

Managing Partner, SoftTech VC

Stephen J. Cloobeck

Chairman and CEO, Diamond Resorts International

Larry Coben

Executive Director, Sustainable Preservation Initiative

Linda Cohen

Professor of Economics and Law, and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, School of Social Sciences, University of California, Irvine

Sir Ronald Cohen

Chairman, Bridges Ventures and The Portland Trust; Director, Social Finance

John Cohlan

CEO, Margaritaville Holdings

David Coleal

Vice President and General Manager, Learjet

Norm Coleman

Senior Advisor, Hogan Lovells US LLP; former U.S. Senator

Francis Collins

Director, National Institutes of Health

Richard Lee Colvin

Executive Director, Education Sector

Bernard Connolly

CEO, Connolly Insight LP

Roger Conway

Senior Partner, Rosslyn Advisors LLC

John Coombe

Head of Consulting, Sydney, and Executive Director, JANA Investment Advisers

Toby Coppel

Partner, Virgin Green Fund

Brian Cornell

President and CEO, Sam's Club

Janet Cowell

Treasurer, State of North Carolina

Scott Cowen

President, Tulane University

Matthew Crakes

Managing Partner, Greenheart Capital Partners

James Crawford

Engineering Director, Google Books

Mark Cutis

Chief Investment Officer, Special Situations, Abu Dhabi Investment Council


Jim D'Aquila

Managing Director, Investment Banking, Consumer Products Group, Imperial Capital

Peter Dattels

Assistant Director, Global Markets Analysis, Monetary and Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund

Cathy Davidson

Ruth F. DeVarney Professor of English and John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Duke University

James Davis

President, Chevron Energy Solutions

Mauro De Lorenzo

Vice President, Freedom and Free Enterprise, John Templeton Foundation

Valerio De Molli

Managing Partner, The European House - Ambrosetti

Joseph Dear

Chief Investment Officer, California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS)

Sir Richard Dearlove

Master of Pembroke College, Cambridge; former Chief, British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6)

Robert Dekle

Professor of Economics, University of Southern California

Eslie Dennis

Executive Director, Predictive Safety Testing Consortium, and Executive Director Polycystic Kidney Disease Consortium, The Critical Path Institute

N. D. Desai

Chairman, Apar Group of Industries

Susan Desmond-Hellmann

Chancellor and Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Distinguished Professor, UCSF

Gina Despres

Senior Vice President, Capital Research and Management Co.

Ross DeVol

Executive Director, Economic Research, Milken Institute

Barry Diller

Chairman and Senior Executive, IAC; Chairman, Expedia Inc.

Andy Dillon

Treasurer, State of Michigan

Abha Divine

Managing Director and Co-Founder, Techquity Capital Management LLC

Gary Dixon

President, The Foundation for a Better Life

Gary Doer

Ambassador of Canada to the United States

Cathy Dolan

Chief Operating Officer, Opportunity Finance Network

Alice Domar

Executive Director, Domar Center for Mind/Body Health

Heyward Donigan

President and CEO, ValueOptions Inc.

Bijan Dorri

Chief Technology Officer, CT & AW Engineering, General Electric

Roger Dow

President and CEO, U.S. Travel Association

William Draper III

General Partner, Draper Richards LP

Steve Drobny

Partner, Drobny Global Advisors

Uri Dromi

Director General, Mishkenot Sha'ananim

Patricia Duff

Founder and Chair, The Common Good

James Dunn

Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Wake Forest University

Fran Durekas

Founder and Chief Development Officer, CCLC

John Dwyer

Chairman, Telcare


Ralph Eads

Chairman, Energy Investment Banking, Jefferies & Co. Inc.

Jae Edmonds

Laboratory Fellow and Chief Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Patrick Eilers

Managing Director, Madison Dearborn Partners

Arnold Eisen

Chancellor, The Jewish Theological Seminary

Neveen El Tahri

Co-Chairperson and Managing Director, Delta Financial Investments

Mohamed El-Erian

CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer, PIMCO

Christopher Elias

President and CEO, PATH

Judy Elliott

Chief Academic Officer, Los Angeles Unified School District

Alec Ellison

Vice Chairman and Chairman of Technology Investment Banking, Jefferies & Co. Inc.

Ariel Emanuel

Co-CEO, WME Entertainment

Ezekiel Emanuel

Chair, Clinical Center Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health

John Engler

President, Business Roundtable

Steve Ennen

President and Chief Intelligence Officer, Social Strategy1

Alfred Eskandar

Head of U.S. Equities, Liquidnet

Laura Esserman

Director, Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center, Professor of Surgery and Radiology, UCSF

Richard Evans

Chairman, AbitibiBowater


Sam Feder

Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Lewis Feldman

Partner and Los Angeles Chair, Goodwin Procter LLP

Adrian Fenty

Former Mayor, Washington, D.C.

Eric Fingerhut

Former Chancellor, The University System of Ohio; Senior Advisor, Jobs for the Future

Steve Fireng

President and CEO, Embanet-Compass Knowledge Group

Drosten Fisher

Principal, Monitor Group

Andrew Fitzmaurice

CEO, Nord Anglia Education

Richard Florida

Professor of Business and Creativity, Rotman School of Management; Author, "The Great Reset"

Karnit Flug

Director, Research Department, Bank of Israel

Kelly Flynn

Managing Director and Senior Education Analyst, Credit Suisse

Larry Flynn

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Sales, Gulfstream

Luigi Fontana

Research Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Director, Longevity Research Program, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Harold Ford Jr.

Former Congressman; Managing Director, Morgan Stanley; Professor, NYU Wagner School of Public Policy

Bethlam Forsa

Executive Vice President, Global Product and Content Development, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

David Foster

Producer and Songwriter

Marc Freedman

CEO, Civic Ventures

Alexander Friedman

Chief Investment Officer, UBS Wealth Management

Jane Friedman

Co-Founder and CEO, Open Road Integrated Media; former President and CEO, HarperCollins Publishers Worldwide

Joshua Friedman

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


Scott Gallin

Managing Director, PineBridge Investments

Adam Garone

Co-Founder and CEO, Movember

Charles Gassenheimer

Chairman and CEO, ENER1 Inc.

Richard Gelfond


Kenneth Gibbs

President, Municipal Securities Group, Jefferies & Co. Inc.

Paul Gigot

Editorial Page Editor and Vice President, The Wall Street Journal

Jim Glasheen

General Partner, Technology Partners

Allan Golston

President, United States Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Lourenco Goncalves

Chairman, President and CEO, Metals USA

Henry Gong

Co-Chairman, THL China Partners; Venture Partner, Infinity Equity

Robert Grady

Chairman, New Jersey State Investment Council

Stedman Graham

Chairman and CEO, S. Graham & Associates

Jim Gray

Sportscaster, Showtime, Golf Channel, Sacramento Kings and Westwood One Radio

Jerrold Green

President and CEO, Pacific Council on International Policy

Kenneth Griffin

Founder and CEO, Citadel

Joseph Gromacki

Partner, Chair of Corporate Practice and Co-Chair of Securities Practice, Jenner & Block

Bill Gross

CEO, Idealab

Joseph Grundfest

W.A. Franke Professor of Law and Business, Senior Faculty, Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford University; and Former Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Peter Guber

Chairman and CEO, Mandalay Sports Entertainment; Owner and Co-Executive Chairman, Golden State Warriors

Ricardo Guggenheim

Vice President, Care Management Strategy, McKesson Health Solutions

Peter Gunning

Global Chief Investment Officer, Russell Investments

Puneet Gupta

M.B.A. Candidate, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University


Emile Haddad

President and CEO, Five Point Communities

Robert Hahn

Professor of Economics, Sustainable Consumption Institute, University of Manchester

Andreas Halvorsen

CEO and Co-Founder, Viking Global Investors LP

Richard Hamilton

President and CEO, Ceres Inc.

Karen Alderman Harbert

President and CEO, Institute for 21st Century Energy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Amy Harmon

Pulitzer Prize-winning Reporter, The New York Times

Sean Harper

Global Development and Corporate Chief Medical Officer, Amgen

Joshua Harris

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

Scott Harrison

Founder, charity: water

Robert Harteveldt

Global Head of Leveraged Finance, Jefferies & Co. Inc.

Linda Hasenfratz

CEO, Linamar Corp.

Orin Hasson

Associate Program Officer, Development Finance and Economic Policy, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Orrin Hatch

U.S. Senator; Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Finance

Garry Hawker

Regional Director, National Funds, Mercer

Stan Hazelroth

Executive Director, California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank

Eran Heimer

Senior Deputy Accountant General, Ministry of Finance, State of Israel

Steven (Mac) Heller

Executive Chairman, Coda Automotive

Brett Hellerman

CEO, Wood Creek Capital Management LLC

Mary Kay Henry

International President, SEIU

Doris Herrera-Pol

Director and Global Head of Capital Markets, World Bank

Dan Hesse

President and CEO, Sprint Nextel Corp.

Crawford Hill

CEO, Chill Expeditions

J. Tomilson Hill

Vice Chairman, Blackstone Group; President and CEO, Blackstone Alternative Asset Management

Michael Hodin

Executive Director, Global Coalition on Aging; Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations

Krisztina Holly

Vice Provost for Innovation, USC; Executive Director, USC Stevens Institute for Innovation

Edward Holmes

Deputy Chairman, Biomedical Research Council, Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (A*STAR)

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

President, American Action Forum; former Director, Congressional Budget Office

Lucy Hood

Executive Director, Institute of Communication Technology Management, USC

Yoshito Hori

President and Dean, Globis University; Managing Partner, Globis Capital Partners

Rick Horrow

CEO, Horrow Sports Ventures

Jacob Hsu

CEO, Symbio

Gina Hubbell

Managing Director, Guggenheim

Dolores Huerta

President, Dolores Huerta Foundation; Co-Founder, United Farm Workers


Jeffrey Immelt

Chairman and CEO, General Electric

Michael Intriligator

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Professor Emeritus of Economics, Political Science and Public Policy, UCLA

Ray Irani

Chairman and CEO, Occidental Petroleum Corp.

Paul Irving

Senior Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Milken Institute

Stacy-Marie Ishmael

Editor, FT Tilt

James Ivey

President and CEO, Milagro Exploration


Christopher Jacobs

Senior Analyst, Western Asset Management Co.

Scott Jenkins

Area Vice President, Healthcare and Life Sciences Solution Sales, Dell

Dwight Jones

Superintendent, Clark County School District

Mitchell Julis

Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, Canyon Partners LLC

Allan Jury

Director, U.S. Relations Office, United Nations World Food Programme


Eugene Kandel

Head of the National Economic Council, Israeli Prime Minister's Office

Carl Kaplan

Managing Director, Koret Israel Economic Development Funds

Philip Kaplan


Zachary Karabell

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; President, River Twice Research

Donna Karan

Founder, Urban Zen and Donna Karan Intl.

Jill Kargman

Author, "Sometimes I Feel Like a Nut"

Erika Karp

Managing Director, Head of Global Sector Research, UBS Investment Bank

Oscar Kashala

President, Union for the Rebuilding of Congo

Neil Kataria

Chairman and CEO, newBrandAnalytics

Dalia Dassa Kaye

Senior Political Scientist, Rand Corp.

Glen Keane

Directing Animator, Walt Disney Productions

Tom Keck

Partner, StepStone

Tom Keene

Editor-at-Large, Bloomberg News; Host, "Surveillance Midday," Bloomberg TV

Joseph Kelliher

Executive Vice President, Federal Regulatory Affairs, NextEra Energy Inc.; former Chairman, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Louise Kelly

President and CEO, EnerBank USA

Liam Kennedy

Editor, Investment & Pensions Europe

William Ketterer

Partner, Viewport Partners

Jeffrey Kindler

Former CEO and Chairman, Pfizer

Desmond King

President, Chevron Technology Ventures

David Kirchhoff

President and CEO, Weight Watchers International Inc.

Teisuke Kitayama

Chairman, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc.

Mo Klein

President and CEO, The Price Pros

Kevin Klowden

Managing Economist and Director, California Center, Milken Institute

Michael Klowden

President and CEO, Milken Institute

Dennis Kneale

Senior Correspondent, Fox Business Network

Alexander Kovaler

Chairman and CEO, Wendy's/Arby's Russia

Orin Kramer

General Partner, Boston Provident LP

Brian Krzanich

Senior Vice President, General Manager, Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Intel Corp.

Roger Kubarych

National Intelligence Officer for Economic Issues, National Intelligence Council

Kurt Kuehn


Joel Kurtzman

Senior Fellow; Executive Director, Center for a Sustainable Energy Future, Milken Institute

Paul Kusserow

Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy and Corporate Development Officer, Humana

Aleksander Kwaśniewski

Former President, Republic of Poland


Peter Labbat

Partner, Energy Capital Partners

Joan Lamm-Tennant

Chief Economist and Risk Strategist, Guy Carpenter & Co. LLC

Brent Lane

Director, Center for Competitive Economies, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina

Sherry Lansing

CEO, The Sherry Lansing Foundation; Founder, EnCorps Teachers Program

Timothy Lappen

Founder and Chairman, Family Office Group, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP

Chris Larsen

CEO and Co-Founder, Prosper

Carey Lathrop

Head of Global Credit Markets, Citigroup

Ally LaTourelle

Director of Government Affairs, Bio-Amber Inc.

G. Edward Leary

Commissioner, Utah Department of Financial Institutions

Michael Leavitt

Former Governor, State of Utah; former Secretary of Health and Human Services

Richard LeFrak

Chairman, President and CEO, LeFrak Organization

Jim Lenz

Chief Credit and Risk Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors

Christopher Leslie

CEO, Macquarie Infrastructure Partners Inc.

Anath Levin

Deputy CEO and Global Treasurer, Bank Hapoalim

Marc Levinson

Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Karin Lissakers

Director, Revenue Watch Institute

Andrew Littlefair

President and CEO, Clean Energy

Charles Y.S. Liu

Chairman and Founder, Hao Capital

Kenneth Lombard

President, Capri Urban Investors LLC; Partner, Capri Capital Partners LLC

Bjorn Lomborg

Adjunct Professor, Copenhagen Business School; Author, "Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming"

Frank Lopez

Co-Head, Global Capital Markets, Proskauer

Simon Lorne

Vice Chairman and Chief Legal Officer, Millennium Partners LP; former General Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Gary Loveman

Chairman, President and CEO, Caesars Entertainment Corp.

Peter Lowy

CEO, Westfield LLC

Gregory Lucier

Chairman and CEO, Life Technologies

Frank Luntz

Founder and President, The Word Doctors

Tom Lydon

Publisher, ETF Trends

Kevin Lynch

Vice Chair, BMO Financial Group

Rich Lyons

Dean, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley


John Paul Macdonald

Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Public Affairs, Bombardier Inc.

Jane Madden

Executive Vice President, CSR and Sustainability, Edelman

Chaly Mah

CEO, Deloitte Asia Pacific

Fran Maier

President and Executive Chair, TRUSTe

Tomas Malaga

Chief Economist, Itau Private Bank International

Hanif Mamdani

Head of Alternative Investments, RBC Global Asset Management

John Manley

President and CEO, Canadian Council of Chief Executives

Patrick Manzo

Senior Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, Monster Worldwide Inc.

Donald Marron

Director, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center; Visiting Professor, Georgetown Public Policy Institute

Geof Marshall

Vice President, Portfolio Management, CI Investments

Kola Masha

Managing Director, Doreo Partners

Peter Maslen

CEO, Knowledge Universe

Terry Matthews

Chairman, Wesley Clover; Chairman, Mitel

Dottie Mattison

Senior Managing Director, Guggenheim

Susan McAdams

Director, Multilateral and Innovative Financing, World Bank

Megan McArdle

Business and Economics Editor, The Atlantic

Jim McCaughan

CEO, Principal Global Investors

Rob McCord

Treasurer, State of Pennsylvania

Evan McDaniel

Chief Information Officer, MerlinOne Trading Partners

Raymond McDaniel Jr.

Chairman and CEO, Moody's Corp.

James McDermott

Managing Partner, US Renewables Group

Jeffrey McDermott

Managing Partner, Greentech Capital Advisors

Hazel McNeilage

Head of Funds Management, Queensland Investment Corp.

James McWalters

General Manager, DBS Bank

Marcela Meirelles

Senior Vice President, TCW Group

Chris Meledandri

Founder and CEO, Illumination Entertainment

John Mendelsohn

President, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Richard Merkin

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

Seth Merrin

Founder and CEO, Liquidnet

Mario Mesquita

President, Brevan Howard Assessoria De Negocios Ltda; former Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Central Bank of Brazil

Scott Meyer

CEO, Evidon

John Micklethwait

Editor-in-Chief, The Economist

Lowell Milken

Co-Founder, Knowledge Universe Education; Founder, TAP: The System for Teacher and Student Advancement

Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute

Andrew Miller

Entrepreneur and Founder, ATM Holdings Inc.

Robert Miller

Chairman, AIG; Chairman, MidOcean Partners

Jim Millstein

Chairman, Millstein & Co. LLC; former Chief Restructuring Officer, U.S. Treasury Department

Neil Milner

President and CEO, Conference of State Bank Supervisors

Janice Min

Editorial Director, The Hollywood Reporter

Allen Miner

Founder, Chairman and CEO, SunBridge Corp.

Scott Minerd

Chief Investment Officer, Guggenheim

Jami Miscik

President and Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates Inc.; former Deputy Director for Intelligence, CIA

Lesa Mitchell

Vice President, Advancing Innovation, Kauffman Foundation

Patrick Mitchell

Senior Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Guggenheim

Courtney Mizel

Founding Director and Chairman, Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab

Larry Mizel

Chairman and CEO, MDC Holdings Inc.

James Moglia

Executive Managing Director, Head of Leveraged Finance and Debt Capital Markets, BMO Capital Markets

John Moninger

Executive Vice President, Advisory and Brokerage Consulting Services, LPL Financial

David Morton

Chief Research Officer and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Foxhall Capital Management

John Morton

Vice President, Office of Investment Policy, Overseas Private Investment Corp.

Stephen Mullennix

Managing Director, US Renewables Group

Barry Munitz

Trustee Professor, California State University, Los Angeles; Chair, Sierra Nevada College Board of Trustees

Dennak Murphy

Director, Capital Stewardship Program, Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

Paul Murphy

Editor-in-Chief, FT Tilt; Associate Editor, Financial Times

Rafi Musher

CEO, Stax Inc.

Alain Mutricy

Senior Vice President, Portfolio and Device Product Management, Mobile Devices, Motorola Mobility

Jayson Myers

President and CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters


Jon Najarian


Russell Napier

Consultant, CLSA Asia Pacific Markets

Colbert Narcisse

Chief Operating Officer, Global Investment Strategies and Solutions Group, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Anat Naschitz

Managing Director, Orbimed Advisors

Clifford Nass

Thomas M. Storke Professor, Stanford University

Vineet Nayar

Vice Chairman and CEO, HCL Technologies

Terry Nealon

Executive Vice President, International Markets, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Garry Neil

Corporate Vice President, Corporate Office of Science and Technology, Johnson & Johnson

Jonathan Nelson

CEO and Founder, Providence Equity Partners

Robert Neu

Superintendent, Federal Way Public Schools

Rick Newman

Chief Business Correspondent, U.S. News & World Report

Nam Sin Ng

Assistant Managing Director, Development, Monetary Authority of Singapore

Duncan Niederauer

CEO, NYSE Euronext

Kathy Nieland

U.S. Sustainability and Climate Change Leader, PwC

C. L. Max Nikias

President, University of Southern California

Adam Nordin

Managing Director, Barclays Capital

Mike Novogratz

Principal, Fortress Investment Group

Yaw Nyarko

Co-Director, Development Research Institute, NYU


Adebayo Ogunlesi

Chairman and Managing Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners

Judy Olian

Dean and John E. Anderson Chair in Management, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Koji Omi

Founder and Chairman, STS forum; former Minister of Finance, Japan

Maura O'Neill

Chief Innovation Officer, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Santa J. Ono

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Cincinnati


Ronald Packard

Chairman and Founder, K12 Inc.

Maurine Padden

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, California Bankers Association

Marc Pagano

Managing Director, Citigroup

Christopher Paine

Director, Nuclear Program, Natural Resources Defense Council

David Palmer

President and CFO, Diamond Resorts International

Rocco Papalia

Senior Vice President, Advanced Research and Beverage Packaging Innovation & Equipment Development, PepsiCo

Peter Passell

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Editor, The Milken Institute Review

Rafael Pastor

Chairman and CEO, Vistage International Inc.

Sanjay Patel

Managing Partner, Head of International Private Equity, Apollo Management International LLP

Snehal Patel

Senior Vice President, Richard Chandler Corp.

Shana Penn

Executive Director, Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture

Michael Pettis

Associate Professor of Finance, Guanghua School of Management

Vachara Phanchet

Thailand Trade Representative, Office of the Prime Minister

T. Boone Pickens

Entrepreneur and Philanthropist; Founder, BP Capital

Irene Pletka

Founder and Chairman, Kronhill Pletka Foundation

Michael Polsky

President and CEO, Invenergy LLC

Tom Price

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Chesapeake Energy Corp.

James Prince

President and Founder, The Democracy Council

Luis Proenza

CEO, University of Akron

Robin Prunty

Managing Director, Public Finance Ratings Group, Standard & Poor's

Jay Pryor

Vice President, Corporate Business Development, Chevron Corp.


Antonio Quintella

Regional CEO Americas, Credit Suisse


Regina Rabinovich

Director, Infectious Diseases, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Kodumudi (Radha) Radhakrishnan

Executive Advisor, Digital Intelligence Systems Corp.; former Vice President, Information Technology Operations, Boeing Co.

Kal Raman

CEO, GlobalScholar

Lewis Ranieri

Chairman, Ranieri Partners LLC; Founder, Hyperion Private Equity Funds

Fernando Reimers

Ford Foundation Professor of International Education, Harvard University

Larree Renda

Executive Vice President, Safeway Inc., and President, Safeway Health, Inc.

Lynda Resnick

Vice Chairman, Roll Global

Brian Reynolds

Founder and Managing Partner, Chatham Capital

Lionel Richie

CEO, Lionel Richie Productions; Founder, The Lionel Richie Foundation; Entertainer, Composer, Producer and Humanitarian

Sue Riddell Rose

President and CEO, Perpetual Energy Inc.

Peter Rigby

Senior Director, Standard & Poor's

Skip Rimer

Executive Director, Programs and Communications, Milken Institute

Tad Rivelle

Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, Trust Company of the West

Clifton Robbins

Founder and CEO, Blue Harbour Group

William Roberti

Managing Director, Municipal Restructuring, Alvarez & Marsal

Roberto Rodriguez

Special Assistant to President Obama for Education

John Rogovin

Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Wilbur Ross Jr.

Chairman and CEO, WL Ross & Co. LLC; Chairman, Invesco Private Capital

Nouriel Roubini

Chairman and Co-Founder, Roubini Global Economics; Professor of Economics and International Business, Stern School of Business, New York University

Marc Rowan

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

William Royan

Vice President, Relationship Investing, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

David Rubenstein

Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

John Ruffolo

Senior Vice President and Head of Knowledge Investing, OMERS; CEO, Inkef Capital

Kenneth Ryan

Co-Head of Investment Banking, Gleacher & Co.

Mark Ryan

Managing Director, Municipal Securities Division, Citigroup

Matt Ryan

President, Americas, CEVA Logistics

Kai Ryssdal

Host, "Marketplace," American Public Media


Hal Salzman

Professor of Public Policy, E.J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, and J.J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development, Rutgers University

Chris Sanders

Director, "How to Train Your Dragon"

Janet Sanderson

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, U.S. State Department

Nathan Sandler

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, ICE Canyon LLC

Richard Sandler

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

Richard Sandor

Chairman and CEO, Environmental Financial Products; Senior Fellow, Milken Institute

Claudia Sangster

Director, Philanthropy, Estate and Trust Services, Harris myCFO Inc.

Myron Scholes

Nobel Laureate, 1997; Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance, Emeritus, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Carl Schramm

President and CEO, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Alan Schwartz

Executive Chairman, Guggenheim

Robert Sebbag

Vice President, Access to Medicines, Sanofi-Aventis

Stephen Seiler


Wendy Selig

President and CEO, Melanoma Research Alliance

Terry Semel

Chairman and CEO, Windsor Media

Dan Senor

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Co-Author, "Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle"

Frank Sesno

Director, School of Media and Public Affairs, The George Washington University; Creator and Host, "Planet Forward"

Tim Shanahan

Director, Energy and Minerals Institute, University of Western Australia

Haim Shani

Director General, Ministry of Finance, State of Israel

Andrew Shapiro

Founder and President, GreenOrder

Nicolas Shea

Senior Advisor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Chilean Ministry of Economy

Anne Sheehan

Director of Corporate Governance, CalSTRS

Mark Shenkman

President and Chief Investment Officer, Shenkman Capital Management Inc.

Chris Shepard

Executive Vice President, Co-Head of Investment Banking and Head of Capital Markets, Imperial Capital

Robert Silberman

Chairman and CEO, Strayer Education Inc.

Barry Silbert

Founder and CEO, SecondMarket

Mindy Silverstein

Director of Strategic Partnerships, Milken Institute

Greg Simon

Senior Vice President, Patient Engagement, Pfizer Inc.

Jonathan Simons

President and CEO, Prostate Cancer Foundation

K.P. Singh

Chairman, DLF Ltd.

Man Jit Singh

CEO, Multi Screen Media

Rina Singh

Director, Policy, Industrial and Environmental Section, Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)

Jeff Sipos

Executive Vice President, KBC Financial Products

Joe Sive

Chairman and CEO, African Investment Fund

Rodney Slater

Partner, Patton Boggs LLP; former U.S. Secretary of Transportation

Layle (Kip) Smith

President and CEO, Noranda Aluminum

Stephen Smith

Chairman and Managing Member, Anthem Funds

Gigi Sohn

President and Co-Founder, Public Knowledge

Jonathan Sokoloff

Managing Partner, Leonard Green & Partners LP

David Solomon

Managing Director and Co-Head of the Investment Banking Division, Goldman Sachs

Howard Soule

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Executive Vice President and Chief Science Officer, Prostate Cancer Foundation

Joanne Spalding

Managing Attorney, Sierra Club

Jonathan Spalter

Chairman, Mobile Future

Raymond Specht

Vice Chairman, Toyota Financial Savings Bank

James Spiotto

Partner, Chapman and Cutler LLP

Lorraine Spurge

Senior Managing Director, Guggenheim

Komal Sri-Kumar

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Group Managing Director and Chief Global Strategist, TCW Group Inc.

Jay Stanley

Senior Policy Analyst, American Civil Liberties Union

LaTisha Starbuck

Vice President, Mission and Ethics, Saint John's Health Center

Roger Stein

President, Moody's Research Labs

Andy Stern

Senior Fellow, Georgetown Public Policy Institute; former President, SEIU

Barry Sternlicht

Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group

Brian Sullivan

Reporter, CNBC

Kerry Sullivan

President, Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Radhanath Swami

Author, "The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami"

Kara Swisher

Co-Executive Editor,


Kotaro Tamura

Former Senator and Parliamentary Secretary for Economic and Fiscal Policy, Japan; Senior Fellow, Yale University; and Research Associate, Harvard University

Chin Hwee Tan

Head of Capital Markets Asia, Apollo Management

Steven Tananbaum

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, GoldenTree Asset Management

Samuel Tang

Co-Founder and Principal, Montauk TriGuard

Tad Taube

President, Koret Foundation

John Taylor

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

Ronald Temple

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Lazard Asset Management LLC

Kirsten Thorne

Senior Policy Advisor, Chevron Corp.

Steve Tisch

Chairman and Executive Vice President, NY Football Giants

Robert Toll

Executive Chairman, Toll Brothers Inc.

Dallas Tonsager

Under Secretary, Rural Development, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Joe Torre

Executive Vice President, Baseball Operations, Major League Baseball

Thomas Tull

Chairman and CEO, Legendary Pictures

Sherry Turkle

Abby Rockefeller Mauze Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology, MIT

Bobby Turner

Managing Partner, Canyon Partners LLC

Laura Tyson

S. K. and Angela Chan Chair in Global Management, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley; former Chairman, National Economic Council


Marc Utay

Managing Partner, Clarion Capital Partners LLC


Ruben Vardanian

Chairman and CEO, Troika Dialog

Chris Viehbacher

CEO, Sanofi-Aventis

Ted Virtue

CEO, MidOcean Partners

Jon Vlassopulos

CEO, skyrockit

Barry Volpert

Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Crestview Partners

Andrew von Eschenbach

President, Samaritan Health Initiatives; former Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Bettina von Oesterreich

Former Chief Risk Officer, Hypo Real Estate

Robert von Rekowsky

Portfolio Manager, Emerging Markets, Fidelity Investments

Curt Vossen

President, Richardson International Limited


Vivek Wadhwa

Director of Research, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Duke University; Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Halle Institute of Global Learning, Emory University

John Wagner

Executive Director, Admissibility and Passenger Programs, Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Mike Wallace

Director, Focal Point USA, Global Reporting Initiative

Bill Walton

NBA champion, NBA All-Star and Basketball Hall of Fame member

David Warren

CEO and Manager, Brevan Howard Credit Catalysts Master Fund

John Watkins

Managing General Partner, M/C Venture Partners

James Watson

Nobel Laureate, 1962; Chancellor Emeritus, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Daniel Wattendorf

Lt. Colonel, USAF MC; Program Manager, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Defense Sciences Office

Vin Weber

Managing Partner, Clark & Weinstock; former Congressman

Mark Weinberger

Global Vice Chairman-Tax, Ernst & Young

Randi Weingarten

President, American Federation of Teachers

Joe Weinman

Worldwide Lead; Communications, Media and Entertainment Industry Solutions, Hewlett-Packard

Jeffrey Werbalowsky

Co-CEO, Houlihan Lokey

J. Robinson West

Chairman and CEO, PFC Energy

Jerry West

NBA champion, NBA All-Star and two-time Basketball Hall of Fame member; former General Manager, Los Angeles Lakers and Memphis Grizzlies

Meredith Whitney

CEO, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group LLC

Alvin Wilbanks

CEO and Superintendent, Gwinnett County Public Schools

Carol Williams

President, Chemicals and Energy Division, and Group Senior Vice President, Dow Chemical

Thomas Wilson

Chairman, President and CEO, Allstate; Deputy Chairman, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Deborah Wince-Smith

President and CEO, Council on Competitiveness

Susan Windham-Bannister

President and CEO, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center

Michael K. Wirth

Executive Vice President, Downstream & Chemicals, Chevron Corp.

Robert Wolf

Chairman, UBS Americas; President, UBS Investment Bank

Michael Wolfe

Vice President, Human Resources, Roll Global LLC

Perry Wong

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Senior Vice President and Senior Economist, Economic Strategy, City National Bank

Richard Woo

CEO, The Russell Family Foundation

Ray Wood

Head, Global Alternative Energy, Credit Suisse

John Woodward

Group CEO, Busy Bees

R. James Woolsey

Chairman, Woolsey Partners; Of Counsel, Goodwin Procter LLP; former Director, Central Intelligence Agency

Harold Wright

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Rentech Inc.

Kim Wright-Violich

President, Schwab Charitable

David Wu

Assistant Superintendent and Chief Information Officer, Hawaii Department of Education

Marianne Wu

Partner, Mohr Davidow Ventures

Steve Wynn

Chairman and CEO, Wynn Resorts

Richard Wynne

Director of Environment and Aviation Policy, Boeing Commercial Airplanes


Yufeng Xia

Founder and CEO, Rise China


Glenn Yago

Executive Director, Financial Research, Milken Institute

Geoff Yang

Founding Partner, Redpoint Ventures

Kenneth Yip

Founder and CEO, Investor Science Group

Sanjay Yodh

Managing Director, Alternative Strategies, Security Global Investors

Dan York

President, Content, AT&T

Corinne Young

CEO, Corinne Young LLC


Mike Zapolin

Author, "Internet Warrior"

Cecilia Zecha

Programming Director, Forbes Asia

Steven Zecher

Project Finance Research Advisor, Koret-Milken Institute Fellows Program/Milken Institute Israel Center

Betsy Zeidman

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Director, Compass Program, Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights

David Zervos

Managing Director and Chief Market Strategist, Jefferies & Co. Inc.

Boris Ziser

Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Richard Zogheb

Co-Head, Capital Markets Origination, Americas, Citigroup