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. 

2014

22

May 2014

Conversation with Brock Pierce, Co-Founder, GoCoin, and Ralph Simon, CEO, Mobilium Global Group

Singapore

20

May 2014

Conversation with Stephen Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, Blackstone

New York

A Conversation with Stephen Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder of Blackstone
New York chapter
Hosted by Blackstone
May 20, 2014

28

April 2014

Conversation with Hank Paulson, Chairman, Paulson Institute; Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Former Chairman and CEO, Goldman Sachs

2014 Milken Institute Global Conference
Los Angeles

27

March 2014

Conversation with Sir Tom Hunter, Founder, Hunter Foundation; Founding Partner, West Coast Capital

London

12

March 2014

Conversation with Richard Edelman, President and CEO, Edelman

Singapore

A Conversation with Richard Edelman, President and CEO, Edelman
Singapore chapter
Hosted by Swissotel
March 12, 2014

25

February 2014

Conversation with Diane von Furstenberg, Founder and Co-Chairman, DVF

Los Angeles

A Conversation with Diane von Furstenberg, Founder and Co-Chairman of DVF
Los Angeles chapter
Hosted by DVF
February 25, 2014

12

February 2014

Conversation with Michael Milken, Chairman, Milken Institute

Singapore

2013

12

December 2013

Conversation with Paul Wolfowitz, Former President, World Bank; Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense 

New York

A Conversation with Paul Wolfowitz, Former President of the World Bank and Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense 
New York chapter 
Hosted by Domingo Zapata
December 12, 2013

05

December 2013

Conversation with Angela Ahrendts, CEO, Burberry

New York

A Conversation with Angela Ahrendts, CEO of Burberry
New York chapter 
Hosted by Burberry
December 5, 2013

06

November 2013

Conversation with Paul van Zyl, Co-Founder and CEO, Maiyet

New York

A Conversation with Paul van Zyl, Co-Founder and CEO, Maiyet
New York chapter 
Hosted by Maiyet and Sarah Berner
November 6, 2013

28

October 2013

Conversation with Lawrence Bender, Producer, Lawrence Bender Productions

Los Angeles

A Conversation with Lawrence Bender, Producer, Lawrence Bender Productions 
Los Angeles chapter
Hosted by Milken Institute 
October 28, 2013

01

October 2013

Conversation with Ryan Kavanaugh, Founder and CEO, Relativity Media

2013 Milken Institute London Summit
London

A Conversation with Ryan Kavanaugh, Founder and CEO of Relativity Media
London chapter 
At the Milken Institute Summit-London
October 1, 2013

19

June 2013

Conversation with Vernon W. Hill II, Co-Founder and Chairman, Metro Bank

London

A Conversation with Vernon W. Hill II, Co-Founder and Chairman, Metro Bank
London chapter
Hosted by The Dorchester
June 19, 2013

30

April 2013

Conversation with Marc Rowan, Co-Founder, Senior Managing Director and Director, Apollo Global Management, LLC; Managing Partner, Apollo Management, L.P.

2013 Milken Institute Global Conference
Los Angeles

A Conversation with Marc Rowan, Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director, Apollo Global Management, LLC 
2013 Milken Institute Global Conference
April 30, 2013

30

April 2013

Conversation with Millard Drexler, Chairman and CEO, J.Crew Group, Inc.

2013 Milken Institute Global Conference
Los Angeles

A Conversation with Millard Drexler, Chairman and CEO, J.Crew Group, Inc.
2013 Milken Institute Global Conference
April 30, 2013

14

March 2013

Conversation with Kimbal Musk, Co-Founder, The Kitchen Community

Los Angeles

A Conversation with Kimbal Musk, Co-Founder, The Kitchen Community
Los Angeles chapter
Hosted by Hayley and Michael Miller
March 14, 2013

28

February 2013

Conversation with Barry Sternlicht, Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group

New York

A Conversation with Barry Sternlicht, Chairman and CEO, Starwood Capital Group
New York chapter
Hosted by Andaz 5th Avenue
February 28, 2013

27

February 2013

Conversation about Unlocking the Potential of Crowdfunding
Chris Brummer, Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; Professor of Law, Georgetown University
Daniel Miller, Co-Founder, Fundrise and Popularise; Managing Partner, WestMill Capital Partners

Washington D.C.

A Conversation about Unlocking the Potential of Crowdfunding
Chris Brummer, Senior Fellow, Milken Institute, and Professor of Law, Georgetown University
Daniel Miller, Co-Founder, Fundrise and Popularise, and Managing Partner, WestMill Capital Partners
Washington, D.C. chapter
Hosted by W Washington D.C.
February 27, 2013

21

February 2013

Conversation with David Bonderman, Founding Partner, TPG Capital, and Gary Loveman, Chairman, President and CEO, Caesars Entertainment Corp. 

Las Vegas

A Conversation with David Bonderman, Founding Partner, TPG Capital, and Gary Loveman, Chairman, President and CEO, Caesars Entertainment Corp. 
All chapters in Las Vegas
Hosted by Caesars Entertainment Corp.
February 21, 2013

20

February 2013

Conversation with Errol Damelin, CEO, Wonga

London

A Conversation with Errol Damelin, CEO of Wonga
London chapter
Hosted by The Dorchester
February 20, 2013