Schedule Day 3 - Friday, June 24, 2011printer friendly version

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Time & LocationEvent
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMColonial RoomContinental Breakfast
9:00 AM - 10:30 AMGrand BallroomPlenary Session

State of the School Address

Thomas S. Robertson

Dean, The Wharton School; Reliance Professor of Management and Private Enterprise; Professor of Marketing


Keynote Address

Jeremy J. Siegel

The Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee Break
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Panel Discussions
Grand Ballroom 

Panel #7

Creative Solutions to Investing Challenges


David Pottruck C'70, WG'72

Co- Chairman, HighTower Advisors, San Francisco



Robert Doll, WG'80

Chief Equity Strategist for Fundamental Equities, BlackRock, New York

 Robert M. Levy, CFA, WG'74

Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, Harris Associates L.P, Chicago

 Durreen Shahnaz, WG’95

Founder and Chairman, Impact Investment Exchange Asia, Singapore

 Phillip Y. Wu, WG’95

Founder & Chairman, Applied Strategy Group, Shanghai


Panel #8

Half the Sky


Olivia S. Mitchell

Professor and Chair, Department of Insurance/Risk Management; Executive Director of the Pension Research Council



Janet F. Clark WG'82

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Marathon Oil Corporation, Houston

 Connie K. Duckworth WG'79

Founder and CEO, ARZU, Inc., Lake Forest

 Anne Hardy

VP Technology and Strategy, SAP, Palo Alto

 Rosanna Ramos Velita G'92, WG'92

Presidente del Directorio / Chairman of the Board, Caja Rural Los Andes, Puno, Perú


Panel #9

Can Venture Capital Really Influence Environmental Sustainability?


Eric Orts

Guardsmark Professor; Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management, Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership



Andrew Chung, WG'06

Principal, Lightspeed, Menlo Park

 Jon Krahulik

Global Head of Clean Technology Investment Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Palo Alto

 Robert MacDonald

Managing Partner, Craton Equity Partners

 Cynthia Ringo

Managing Partner, DBL Investors

 Ashmeet Sidana, WG03

Partner, Foundation Capital, Menlo Park

1:00 PM - 2:30 PMLunch
Grand Ballroom 

Keynote Address

Carlos Pires Oliveira Dias

Chairman of the Board, Drogasil, Board Member, Camargo Correa Group, São Paulo

3:00 PM - 4:30 PMMaster Classes Taught by Wharton Faculty
Elizabethan C 

Master Class #1


Geoffrey T. Boisi Professor, Professor of Marketing and co-Director of the Mack Center for Technological Innovation

Elizabethan A 

Master Class #2

Corporate Diplomacy: From First Contact to RelationshipWitold Henisz

Deloitte & Touche Associate Professor of Management in Honor of Russell E. Palmer, former Managing Partner

Wharton San Francisco Campus
Shuttles will leave from Post St. Entrance

Master Class #3

De -Risking the Important Marketing Decisions for EntrepreneursLeonard Lodish

Samuel R. Harrell Professor; Professor of Marketing;Vice Dean, Program for Social Impact; Leader and Co-founder, Global Consulting Practicum

California West 

Master Class #4

Universal Health Care: Chasing the Dream ... in the U.S. and around the WorldArnold J. Rosoff

Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics; Professor of Health Care Management; Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics


Master Class #5

Growth interactive Marketing and business strategies in the age of the empowered consumersJerry Wind

Lauder Professor, Director, SEI Center for Advanced Studies in Management, Academic Director, The Wharton Fellows Program

Elizabethan B 

Master Class #6

The Changing Landscape in Emerging Market PE: The Case of Mainland ChinaRaffi Amit

Robert B. Goergen Professor of Entrepreneurship and Professor of Management

6:30 PM - 7:00 PMDeparture for Dinner
7:00 PM - 11:00 PMFarewell Celebration at San Francisco City Hall

Raffle Drawing


Announcement of the date and location of the next Wharton Global Alumni Forums

 Thomas S. Robertson

Dean, The Wharton School; Reliance Professor of Management and Private Enterprise; Professor of Marketing

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