Leading in a Recovering (and Even Rebounding) Economy :: Event Schedule


7:30–8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast

8:00–8:10 a.m. Welcome:  Peter Cappelli, Director, Wharton Center for Human Resources and Michael Useem, Director, Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management

8:10–8:25 a.m. Recent Research on Managing Talent in a Turbulent Economy: Jeff Schwartz, Principal, Deloitte Human Capital Practice

8:25–9:15 a.m. Susan Peters, Vice President, Executive Development, and Chief Learning Officer for General Electric

9:15–9:55 a.m. John Hagel, Co-Chairman of Deloitte Center for the Edge and author of The Power of Pull—How Small Moves, Smartly Made, Can Set Big Things in Motion

9:55–10:45 a.m. Bob Kelly, Chairman and CEO of BNY Mellon

10:45–11:00 a.m. Break, Huntsman Hall Forum

11:00–11:50 a.m. Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO of Women's World Banking

11:50–12:40 p.m. Jim Wallis, President and CEO of Sojourners, and author of Rediscovering Values—On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street

12:40–1:25 p.m. Lunch, Huntsman Hall Forum

1:25–2:15 p.m. Steve Pearlstein, Columnist for The Washington Post and host of the online forum and video series "On Leadership"

2:15–2:55 p.m. Scott Davis, Chairman and CEO of UPS

2:55–3:15 p.m. Break, Huntsman Hall Forum

3:15–5:00 p.m. Benjamin Zander, Conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra and author of The Art of Possibility

5:00–5:15 p.m. Summing Up: Peter Cappelli and Michael Useem

5:15–6:30 p.m. Reception, Huntsman Hall Forum

14th Annual Wharton Leadership Conference

For more information, call  215.898.5605 or email us.

Leadership Conference
Get Updates — send us your email
  address with 'Conference Updates'
  in the subject line
View the Conference Archives