Family Business Club Conference 2018

As an annual tradition, the Family Business Conference is our flagship event for the year. The Conference provides the ideal opportunity to discuss the common issues and challenges facing family businesses in a discreet yet inclusive setting, surrounded by our peers as well as industry experts.

 

Transformation and Disruption:
The Evolution of the Family Business 

Agenda 

08:00 AM - 09:00 AM Conference Registration and Breakfast
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM Opening Remarks
Professor Patricia Angus
Co-director, CBS Family Business Program
09:15 AM - 09:45 AM    Presentation of Edelman's Trust Study on Family Business
Margot Edelman
Vice  President, Edelman
09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Mr. Peter Wallenberg Jr.
Chairman of Wallenberg Foundations AB
Presented by Professor Patricia Angus
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Real Estate Panel
Anand Bhatia, Susan Hewitt,  Michael Rudin & Arthur Zeckendorf
Moderated by: Mark Rubin Senior  Managing Director FTI
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Networking Lunch
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Mr. Francisco Jose Riberas
Executive Chairman of Gestamp Automotive
Presented by Professor Michael Preston
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Coffee Break
02:15 PM - 03:15 PM Family Office Panel
Daniel Haimovic, Nichola MacManus, Kathryn McCarthy & David Teten
Moderated by: William  Kambas Partner, Withers Worldwide
03:15 PM - 04:15 PM Mr. Nicholas Logothetis
Board member of Libra Group & Co-Founder and Chairman  of Concordia
Presented by  Harry Mallory
04:15 PM -  04:30 PM Closing Remarks
Professor Michael Preston
Co-direct or, CBS Family Business Program

 

Keynote

 It was standing-room only for parts of the day at the     Fifth Annual Family Business Conference   on February 9th. Students, alumni and friends heard stories of transformation in times of disruption from global leaders, including  Francisco Riberas (above) , CEO of Gestamp,  Peter Wallenberg Jr. , Chair of the Wallenberg Foundations, and  Nicholas Logothetis,  Libra Group. Many thanks to our student leaders who were instrumental in making this extraordinary event a success!

It was standing-room only for parts of the day at the Fifth Annual Family Business Conference on February 9th. Students, alumni and friends heard stories of transformation in times of disruption from global leaders, including Francisco Riberas (above), CEO of Gestamp, Peter Wallenberg Jr., Chair of the Wallenberg Foundations, and Nicholas Logothetis, Libra Group. Many thanks to our student leaders who were instrumental in making this extraordinary event a success!