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2013 Speakers and Panelists

At the conference, we have invited the most-respected names in the industry.

NYC Jay Benet

Jay Benet '76S (MBA)

Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer, Travelers Insurance


Arunas Chesonis '91S (MBA), '04 (LLD)

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, Sweetwater Energy

Steve Forbes

Steve Forbes

Chairman and Editor-in-Chief
Forbes Media

Lou Gerstner

Louis V. Gerstner

Former Chairman and CEO

Thomas Jackson

Thomas Jackson

Distinguished University Professor and President Emeritus

David Peligal

David Peligal

Analyst, Grant's Interest Rate Observer

Charlie Plosser

Charles I. Plosser

President and Chief Executive Officer
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia


David Primo 300

David Primo

Ani and Mark Gabrellian Professor and Associate Professor of Political Science and Business Administration, University of Rochester

Becky Quick

Becky Quick

Squawk Box, CNBC

Lori Rothman

Lori Rothman

FOX Business Network


Ronald Schmidt

Janice M. and Joseph T. Willett Professor of Business Administration for Teaching and Service

Paul Singer thumb

Paul Singer '66

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Co-Chief Investment Officer
Elliott Management Corporation

Joan Solotar

Joan Solotar

Senior Managing Director, Head of the External Relations & Strategy Group
The Blackstone Group

Alan Zekelman

Alan Zekelman ’87S (MS)

Director, JMC Steel Group

Mark Zupan

Mark Zupan

Dean and Professor of Economics and Public Policy
Simon School of Business