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Alumni Weekend Conference 2013
Friday, May 17, 2013
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
UCLA Anderson Korn Convocation Hall (map )
110 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA

Ticket TypeRegularRegistration
Alumni:$75.00BUY TICKET
Student:$75.00BUY TICKET

Contact: Office of Alumni Relations (310) 825-9448

This day-long Conference will deliver new ideas on the world of business and the opportunities that lie ahead. Dean Judy Olian will share the State of the School with us. And you won't want to miss the Economic Forecast- with Professor Ed Leamer.
TBA Welcome and Opening Remarks
  Eric Mokover ’80, Associate Dean, External Affairs and Executive Director, Alumni Relations
Capturing Consumers: Rethinking Customer Acquisition in the Digital Landscape
  Moderator: Steve Wadsworth ’88, President and CEO, Tapjoy  
Panelists:  Darren Pleasance ’95 , Global Customer Acquisitions, Google, Ynon Kreiz ’93, Chairman, Maker Studios, Susan Feldman '83, co-founder One Kings Lane 
TBA An Ecosystem for Entrepreneurs
  Professor William G. Ouchi,  Sanford and Betty Sigoloff Distinguished Professor in Corporate Renewal
TBA Break
TBA The Business of Giving
  Anne-Marie Souillere '75, Foundation President, Fidelity Investments
TBA State of the School
Dean Judy Olian
TBA Dr. KR Sridhar, CEO, co-founder Bloom Energy
TBA Lunch
TBA Breakouts
  • Digital Marketing: How To and Why
  • Silicon Beach: The Changing Workspace
  • Workshop: Road Testing Your Career Strategy


Curious about Curiosity?  Leadership Lessons Learned from the Mars Mission
  Moderator:  Professor Miguel Unzueta  
Panelists:  Keith Comeaux ’08, Kelly Clarke ’02, Keith Naviaux ’98, Allen Chen ’07, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL )


TBA Break
TBA UCLA Anderson Economic Forecast: The U.S. Economy: What to worry about, and what not
  Professor Edward E. Leamer, Chauncey J. Medberry Professor of Management, Professor of Economics and Professor of Statistics
TBA Awards and Closing Remarks
  Al Osborne, Professor and Senior Associate Dean

6:00 pm

Alumni Cocktail Reception 
Marion Anderson Courtyard & Old GSM Rooftop