6th Global Investment Symposium
"Pathways to Prosperity"
September 25, 2013
8:00 AMRegistration Opens
9:00 AMWelcome & Opening Remarks
9:15 AMInteractive Business Discussion I - Engines of Growth: Innovation
Innovation and cutting-edge technologies are helping global governments and corporations as they strive for growth, increasing exponentially the creation of new industries and jobs. This interactive discussion will address those innovative industries, investments, policies, consumer demand, up and coming regions, and new game-changing technologies that can transform industries and ignite growth for the world's economies.
Produced with IEA Global Partner CEA. The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®) is the world's most renowned consumer electronics trade association representing over 2,000 companies. CEA is the producer of the the International CES® - The Global Stage for Innovation.
Professor Bhaskar Chakravorti
Senior Associate Dean of International Business & Finance
Executive Director of Fletcher's Institute for Business in the Global Context - The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Former McKinsey and Monitor Partner; and Professor, Harvard Business School
Featuring Gary Shapiro
President and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)
Author of "Ninja Innovation: The Ten Killer Strategies of the World's Most Successful Businesses"
10:30 AMCountry Presentation I: Republic of Ukraine
President of Ukraine
The Honorable Viktor Yanukovich
11:15 AMCEO Interview I: Global Impact of the Shale Revolution
CEO Interview with Floyd Wilson
CEO of Halcon Resources. Mr. Wilson grew his last company, PetrohawkEnergy, from $60m investment to sale for $15.1 Billion in 7 years.
Interview conducted by:
Dr. Joseph Stanislaw, Independent Senior Advisor for Energy and Sustainability at Deloitte; Co-founder of Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA).
12:00 PM - LUNCH SERVEDCEO Interview II
CEO Interview with Nicolas Berggruen
Investor, philanthropist, and founder of the Nicolas Berggruen
Institute for better governance, our esteemed guest is Chairman of
Berggruen Holdings, a global investor across a range of companies and continents.
2:00 PMInteractive Business Discussion II: America, Where Do We Stand?
In the lingering wake of the financial crisis and with global economic powers in flux, a question materializes for the world's most powerful nation, "America, Where Do We Stand?" An insiders view and potential answers are offered by Senator Phil Gramm, Senior Partner US Policy Metrics, former Vice Chairman of UBS, and former US Senator from Texas and Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee.
Senator Phil Gramm
Former Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee
Senior Partner of US Policy Metrics
2:30 PMInteractive Business Discussion III: Innovation in Education, Foundations of Growth
An educated workforce is critical to growth in all regions. What are the implications of the recent revolution in online education technology for improving outcomes in education, job training, and national economic competitiveness? Steven Kennedy Smith outlines the future of education both nationally and abroad.
Steven Kennedy Smith
Board member of the Park Agency - Joseph P Kennedy Enterprises, the Kennedy family investment office; Serving Member of Kennedy family financial board.
3:00 PM - BREAKTransition to Harvard Hall
3:30 PMCountry Presentation II: Malaysia
Prime Minister of Malaysia
The Honorable Najib Razak
4:00 PMCountry Presentation III: Republic of Peru
President of Peru
The Honorable Ollanta Humala
With Minister of Finance, Miguel Castilla and Minister of Foreign Trade, Mrs. Magali Silva
5:00 PMCountry Presentation IV: Republic of Chile
President of Chile
The Honorable Sebastián Piñera
Vietnam Investment Forum
The Waldorf Astoria New York
September 27th, 2013
10:30 AMRegistration Opens
11:30 AMIEA and Co-Hosts Welcome Speech
11:40 AMPrime Minister's Opening Keynote
12:05 PMInteractive Lunch Discussions with CEOs, Ministers and Other Executives
12:45 PMPrime Minister's Interactive Q&A and Concluding Remarks
1:15 PMIEA and Co-Hosts Closing Remarks