JAC 2010: Turning Adversity into Success
   
08:30  
  
Understanding the New Normal
Martin Walker (Conference Chair)
A.T. Kearney
 
 
08:40
 

Balancing Risks and Opportunities
Martin Oesterreicher
Swiss Re

09:15  

Managing the Unpredictable
Monika Ribar
Panalpina

 
09:50

 

Break        
10:15



Turning Adversity into Success
Carsten Schloter
Swisscom
 
10:50
 

The New Decade: What should we  be doing differently?
Frank Brown
INSEAD

 
11:25  

The Reinvention of Banking  
Lonnie Howell

EFG International

 

12:00

Lunch

 
13:30
SWISS GLOBAL BUSINESS FORUM


 13:30


MANAGEMENT


INNOVATION

LEADERSHIP

 



JAC Swissglobe Award


The Business of
New Energy

Igor Akhmerov
Avelar Energy

Best Innovator USA & Europe 
Andreas Liedtke
A.T. Kearney
 
Leading Through
Transformative Times

Hannah Greenwood
Cascãd & London
Business School  
 
14:00
CHINA SESSION
BRAZIL SESSION 14:00
 
The War for Talent: Inside look at
Zurich Financial
Services
April Samulewicz
Zurich Financial
Services
 

The Future of the IT Organization
Markus Schmid
Swiss Re

Commitment,
Engagement  
and Performance

William Collins

Rotterdam School of
Management


 

Welcome
Felix Sutter
PwC
 
Welcome
Morice Mendoza
 MendozaMedia
14:10
The Role of Politics
Blaise Godet
Ambassador 
to be announced soon
14:30
Managing Tomorrow's
Strategic Growth

Beatus Hofrichter
Deloitte Consulting AG

How to cross the
Chasm: a Success
Story

Marc Bernegger
amiando.com

Success through
Coaching
Yourself &
Others 

Beth Korn
Kellogg School of
Management

14:40

Break
15:00

Understanding the Past to build the Future
Kurt Haerri 
Schindler / Swiss  Chinese
Camber of Commerce

Brazil On the Rise:
Opportunties & Risks
 
Maria Stela Pompeu
Brasil Frota

Ambassador  

15:00

 Growth Strategies in Adverse Times
Franciso Fernandez
Avaloq

 
Empowering Ideas
Patrick Griss
Zühlke Group

Transformational
Leaders
Panel Discussion

15:30

The Free Trade Agreement: Quo Vadis? 
Christian Etter
Ambassador

Business Strategies
for
Brazil I

Gustavo Raitzin 
Julius Baer

15:30
Superior Performance through Sustainability
Diana Verde Nieto
Clownfish

Innovation Strategies
Panel Discussion

16:00

R&D Strategies in China
Stephan Titze
Syngenta China

Business Strategies
for Brazil  II

Rafael Benke
 
Vale
 16:00


16:30
17:00

Building a successful
Business Venture
in China

Johnny, Chen 
Zurich Insurance Group
Brazil: Winning Strategies
Panel Discussion
 


17:00 China: the Road Ahead
Panel Discussion

 




 

17:00
18:30
 Cocktail



 


19:00
 JAC Gala Dinner (register here) 

 

 

 

 

New Realities - New Strategies: Business Lessons and Consequences from the Economic Crisis 
The world economy goes through unprecedent changes impacting business strategies and tactics across all industries. The 3rd International Joint Alumni Conference will highlight these most fundamental changes and outline how business strategies need to adapt accordingly.

07:00 - 07:45 Registration Morning Coffee at the Forum of the Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue
07.45 - 08.00 Welcome to the III. JAC Conference Martin Walker, JAC Conference Chair
08.00 - 08.45 The Cyberspace Revolution Chris Hughes, Co-Founder, Facebook
08.45 - 09.15 Paradigm Shifts in the Financial Industry Walter B. Kielholz, Chairman, Swiss Re
09.15 - 09.45 Break  
09.45 - 10.15 Banking Industry: Quo Vadis? Urs Rohner, Vice Chairman, Credit Suisse
10.15 - 10.45 Managing Through the Downturn Louis R. Hughes, Member of the Board of Directors, ABB/Akzo Nobel
10.45 - 11.45 Leadership in Turbulent Times Martin Walker, JAC Conference Chair
11.45 - 12.00 JAC: Knowledge Creation Benno Marbach, President & Founder, SAMBA/JAC
12.00 - 13.30 Lunch Buffet I2I: From India to Italy
13.30 - 14.00 Agility:  Critical for the Road ahead
John R. Wells, President, IMD
14.00 - 14.30 Financing a major Transaction in volatile Times Erich Hunziker, CFO, Roche
14.30 - 14.50 JAC Innovation Award Anton E. Schrafl, Member of the Board, Franke Group
14.50 - 15.00 Transfer  
15.00 - 15.45 Executive Sessions: Round A
A1. Corporate Social
 Responsibility
A2. Executive Compensation
A3. China's Financial Crisis Management
A4. Marketing: Re-energizing Customers
A5. Talent Management
or            Career Workshop: Part 1
              Finding Opportunities in your Network

15.45 - 16.15 Break  
16.15 - 17.00 Executive Sessions: Round B
B1. Corporate Social Responsibility
B2. Executive Compensation
B3. China's Financial Crisis Management
B4. Marketing: Re-energizing Customers
B5. Talent Management
or            Career Workshop: Part 2
              Enhance your Career Change

17.00 - 17.15 Break  
17.15 - 17.45 New Business Ethics and Practices
Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean,
London Business School
17.45 - 18.00 Closing Ceremony
18.00 - 19.00 Cocktail
19.00 - 22.00 JAC Gala Dinner Keynote: Ulrich Schmid-Maybach,
President, Maybach Foundation