2013 GDLE - Agenda

Opening New Markets
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
New York Stock Exchange
11 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
Agenda as of 01/25/13
8:00 am – 9:30 am Registration, Continental Breakfast, NYSE Tours & Opening Bell
9:30 am. – 9:45 am

Transition from Trading Floor to Meeting Room

9:45 am – 10:00 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks
MaryAnne Howland, Fields Jackson, Co-founders, GDLE
Michelle Greene, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, NYSE Euronext

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Keynote Address
Sanjit “Bunker” Roy, Founder, Barefoot College
And Meagan Carnahan, Senior Advisor, Barefoot College
Presentation from Nancy Minchillo, Global Supplier Diversity Director, HP

11:00 am – 11:15 am Break
11:15 am – 12:15 pm

Session I:  Entering New Markets–Perception vs. Reality
C-Suite executives discuss trends and leading indicators for positive ROI in global markets. These leaders in some of the world’s largest multi-national brands will share insights, challenges and opportunities with regard to identifying investment opportunities; workforce composition and skill sets; political relations; cultural and legal protocol; natural resources; and sustainability. 

Panelists:
Tim Lee
, President, GM International Operations – China
Erika Karp, Managing Director, Head of Global Sector Research, UBS Investment Bank
Manish Choudhary, Managing Director, Pitney Bowes (Software), India

Moderator:
Alicin Reidy Williamson
, Principal, The Raben Group

12:15 pm  – 1:15 pm

Buffet Lunch

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm Break
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Session II:  Market Presentation Panel:  Accelerating Emerging Markets
Global leaders in communications, finance, media and technology share innovative strategies for entering new markets, specifically the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) countries. 

Topics Include:
Building global brand recognition
Anticipating and meeting consumer needs
Engaging audiences and advertisers
Strengthening the supply and distribution chains
Addressing the global skills challenge
Building cultural competencies
Establishing collaborative partnerships
Ensuring international business integrity and trust

Panelists:
Paul P. Andrews
, Head of International Division, FINRA
Cristina Mancini, SVP, Worldwide Marketing, 20th Century Fox Television Distribution
Scott Smith, Head of HR Operations, AT&T
Brian Tippens, Director of Energy & Sustainability, HP
Deepa Purushothaman, Principal, Deloitte Consulting, LLP

Moderator:
Javier Palomarez
, President & CEO, USHCC

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Lessons Learned Breakouts & Reports

Facilitator:
Christine Tricoli
, SVP, Head of Global Talent Management, NYSE Euronext

3:30 pm Adjournment