Preliminary Program

DAY 2 - November 6

Conference Chair:

Andrew Hill
Associate Editor and Management Editor,
Financial Times

Check-in:  7:50 – 8:50

9:00-9:10  JESUIT HALL

Conclusions from Day 1

                   Andrew Hill, Associate Editor and Management Editor, Financial Times                                    

9:10-10:40  JESUIT HALL


Humans First – Technology Second

  • Will a better understanding of our humanness give us better opportunities
    to benefit from the new technologies?
CHAIR Andrew Hill, Associate Editor and Management Editor, Financial Times
SPEAKERS Charles Handy, Social philosopher and writer
  Sherry Turkle, Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at MIT; Director of MIT Initiative on Technology and Self
  John Hagel III, Director Deloitte Consulting LLP; Co-Chairman Center for the Edge


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11:00-12:30  JESUIT HALL


Questions to Global Business Leaders:
How can we Leverage Technology to Create the "Human" 21st Century Corporation?

  • Perspectives on technology and jobs (automation, job losses vs. job creation).
  • Breakthroughs in organizing for value creation and innovation?
  • Increasing focus on the long-term?
CHAIR Gillian Tett, US Managing editor and columnist, Financial Times
SPEAKERS Ruimin Zhang, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Haier Group                              
  Dambisa Moyo, International economist; Member of corporate boards
  Rick Goings, CEO Tupperware Brands
  Jim Keane, President and CEO of Steelcase


////////////// NETWORKING LUNCH - Meet Charles Handy and Gillian Tett for book signings ///////////////


13:30-14:15 JESUIT HALL


Self-Management in the Digital Age

  • The young generation, represented by Drucker Challenge Contest award-winning authors,
    in an interview on their personal views
CHAIR          VanDyck Silveira, CEO of FTIE Corporate Learning Alliance                                                   
PANEL Khuyen Bui, Tufts University
  Namita Narkar, Meril Endo-Surgery Pvt. Ltd.
  Jaime Muñoz, University of California (UCLA), Accenture Strategy
  Brett Ensor, Conn-Selmer, Inc.


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14:30-15:45 JESUIT HALL

1 The Creative Economy Enabled by Technology?
Report on the findings of the Learning Consortium for the Creative Economy

MODERATOR Steve Denning, Member of the Board of Directors Scrum Alliance, Forbes contributor         
SPEAKERS Richard Sheridan, CEO and Chief-Storyteller, Menlo Innovations
  Ahmed Sidky, Director, Development Management at Riot Games and President of the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile)
  Paul Madden, Head of Product Development, OSS-RC & SON' in Ericsson Athlone
14:30-15:45 SCIENCE CAFÈ

2 Smart Cities - Living Laboratories for Human-centric Technology

MODERATOR Brigitte Bach, Head of Energy Department, Austrian Institute of Technology   
SPEAKERS Wolfgang Müller, Deputy Chief Executive Director and Chief Operations Officer of the Vienna City Administration
  Pedro Miranda, SVP and Head of Corporate Development Siemens One, Siemens            
  Jarmo Elukka Eskelinen, CEO Forum Virium Helsinki; Chair European Network of Living Labs
14:30-15:45  PILLARED HALL

3 Will Technology lead us into an Entrepreneurial Society?

MODERATOR Johan Roos, Dean and Managing Director, Jönköping International Business School
  Thomas Bergen, Co-founder and CEO, getAbstract
  Niclas Carlsson, Founder and CEO, Founders Alliance
  Denis Jacquet, Serial entrepreneur, President "Parrainer la Croissance"
  Risto Linturi, Professional futurist, serial entrepreneur                                                           

15:50-16:50  JESUIT HALL


Concluding Session

  • How to use the dynamics of technology to shape the future?
  • What role for management?
  • What role for governments?
  • Can we tame the tiger?
HOST              Adi Ignatius, Editor-in-chief, Harvard Business Review
  Individual conversation with
  Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Founder Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism, Chief Executive E.L. Rothschild LLC
  Henry Mintzberg, Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at McGill University
  Gillian Tett, US Managing editor and columnist, Financial Times
  Jim Keane, President and CEO of Steelcase Inc
  Andrew Hill, Associate editor and management editor, Financial Times



                       Richard Straub, President Peter Drucker Society Europe                                                       

DAY 1 – November 5