Conferences and Special Events

As a UCLA Anderson EMBA student, you will gain access to industry leaders in a variety of contexts.

Whether through conferences, events, guest speaker series or visiting faculty, you’ve never been more connected to the leading thinkers and practitioners in business.

Signature Events


Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series

Renowned business leaders share insights into their professional journeys and perspectives on current business issues.

CES@UCLA Anderson

The preeminent technology and innovation conference and exhibition.

Fink Investing Conference

Finance executives share investing insights and career advice accumulated over years in the industry.

Woo Greater China Business Conference

U.S. and China business leaders convene to share their thoughts and perspectives on the changing dynamics, implications and future of U.S.-China relations.

UCLA Anderson Forecast

Quarterly economic forecast for the nation, California and Los Angeles.

John Wooden Global Leadership Awards

Awards presentation honoring exceptional leadership following the example of UCLA’s legendary Coach John Wooden.

Velocity Women's Leadership Summit

Panels and workshops on how women build and maintain momentum in their careers.

Steinbeck family business seminar

Steinbeck Family Business Seminar

Speakers share their expertise and experience in the market, focusing on leading effective and profitable family-owned (or otherwise closely held) businesses.

Impact Week

Spotlighting ideas, practices, and skills that business leaders need to change their organizations and industries in support of social justice, economic inclusion, environmental sustainability, quality healthcare, educational equity, and other important global goals.