The Center for Global Management supports, sponsors, and hosts events including symposiums, forums, conferences and seminars, and invites guest speakers with expertise in key regions of the world to discuss critical issues that impact global business, policy and the global political economy. UCLA Anderson students, faculty, alumni, as well as the UCLA community and citizens of greater Los Angeles are invited and encouraged to attend many of our events.

Global Management Speaker and Lecture Series
Global Business and Policy Forum
The World Today Discussion Series
Lectures on
Global Business Leadership
Brown Bag Luncheons / Dinners for Eight
External Collaborative Partnerships
Other UCLA Events

Upcoming Events



91st Annual World Trade Week Kickoff Celebration: “Southern California: The Hub of Global Trade", The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites

For more than 90 years, World Trade Week (WTW), an initiative of the L.A. Area Chamber, has been the most extensive and unique program of its kind in the country. WTW dedicates itself to educating the public on the importance and benefits of global trade on the local and national economy through a series of educational programs and events. World trade is celebrated throughout the month of May with more than 30 events hosted by partnering organizations in Southern California that are jump started by the Chamber’s Annual WTW Kickoff Breakfast with more than 800 guests. WTW supports college and high school scholarships, high school student and career counselor workshops, as well as briefings for civic and business leaders interested in benefiting from the global economy. The event will feature a conversation with Rt. Hon. Tony Blair, Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1997-2007), moderated by Judy D. Olian, Dean and John E. Anderson Chair in Management, UCLA Anderson. The keynote address will be delivered by Jack Dangermond, co-founder and president of ESRI, the world’s leading company in geographic information systems (GIS). Platinum sponsors include NYK Ports, Turkish Airlines and UCLA Extension. The UCLA Anderson Center for Global Management is a supporting organization. For more information and to register, please visit >>

Robertson Lecture Series on Global Business Leadership with Sherry Lansing, Founder and CEO, The Sherry Lansing Foundation; Former Chairman and CEO, Paramount Pictures “From Hollywood Groundbreaker to Philanthropist"

Join Dean Judy Olian and the UCLA Anderson Center for Global Management (CGM) in hosting Sherry Lansing, founder and CEO of The Sherry Lansing Foundation who will discuss her career trajectory as the first woman to head a major motion picture studio (20th Century Fox, 1980-84); her success as an independent producer (Fatal Attraction, The Accused, Black Rain, First Wives Club); and her 13 year tenure as Chair and CEO of Paramount Pictures (1992 – 2005) – followed by her full-time focus on philanthropy. The missions of The Sherry Lansing Foundation are cancer research funding (predominately through Stand Up to Cancer), which Sherry co-founded in 2008; public education (predominately via the EnCorps STEM Teachers Program), which Sherry founded in 2007; and encore career opportunities for individuals who are transitioning from their first and second professional chapters to continued professional engagement in their latter sixties, seventies, eighties and beyond. Copies of Sherry Lansing’s recently published biography, Leading Lady will also be on sale. Open to UCLA Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni and by Invitation Only. Bruin ID Must Be Presented. For more details, please contact >>

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Past Events Highlights

past events highlights
Robertson Lecture Series on Global Business Leadership with George Roberts, Co-Founder of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR)
past events highlights
past events highlights
2016 Wilbur K. Woo Greater China Business Conference - Panel Discussion: Surging Chinese Investment in U.S. Real Estate Markets
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