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The Future-Ready Organization

VISIONARY LEADERS, SHAPING WHAT’S NEXT
OCTOBER 02 - 03, 2019 | WESTIN NEW YORK AT TIMES SQUARE | NEW YORK, NY

October 02 - 03, 2019

Future-readiness isn’t just about predicting what lies ahead. It’s about how you do business now—balancing long-term vision with the agility to prosper in the tumultuous present.  Join our first-ever gathering of the world’s most visionary leaders to explore what all of us can do to thrive today, in 2025, and beyond.

Your entire organization is vulnerable to the risks presented by digital technology, globalization, talent issues, and climate change—and the risks we haven’t yet identified. So our approach is company-wide, our presentations relevant to every function and industry.

We will use the insights and blind spots revealed in The Conference Board C-Suite Challenge 2019™as a springboard for digging deep, discovering trends, and brainstorming new approaches.

Future-readiness is a survival imperative. Hear from executives who are preparing the world’s leading companies for what lies ahead.:

Umran Beba, SVP, Chief Diversity and Engagement Officer, PepsiCo

Jeff Campbell, Chief Financial Officer, American Express

Virginie Helias, Chief Sustainability Officer, Procter & Gamble

Cheryl Hughes, Chief Human Resources Officer, Toyota North America

Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft

Steve Odland, President & CEO, The Conference Board

Ivan Pollard, Global Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills

John Reid-Dodick, Chief People Officer, WeWork

Christina Van Tassell, Chief Financial Officer, Dow Jones

 

ATTENDEE DIALOGUES & WORKING GROUPS
Setting the Agenda for the Organization of 2025

Through rich conversations we will draw on the of our attendees and The Conference Board experts to explore how organizations should be preparing now in order to thrive in 2025. We will explore what it means, and what it will take, for an organization to act on a long-term vision in each area.

Who Should Attend 

This conference is designed especially for: 

  • Board Members
  • CEOs
  • General Counsel
  • CHROs
  • Officers, VPs, and Directors of:
    • Strategy
    • Finance
    • Innovation
    • Risk
  • VPs, Directors, and Managers of:
    • Marketing
    • Research & Development
    • Product Development
    • Customer Experience
    • Technology
    • Business Development 

Three Things to Do Now  

1. Download the Agenda 

To learn more about sessions and speakers, download the latest agenda

2. Register 

Register early and save $400. Offer ends July 20, 2019.  One discount per registration. Multiple discounts may not be combined.

3. Get Involved

If you would like to get involved in this year’s conference, please contact us.

LOCATION

Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd St.
New York, NY 10036
Phone:212.201.2700

Room Cut-off date: September 9, 2019

Note: Fees do not include hotel accomodations. 

OUR MISSION

All proceeds support The Conference Board's educational, scientific, and not-for-profit mission.

AGENDA
OCTOBER 02 - 03, 2019
WESTIN NEW YORK AT TIMES SQUARE,NEW YORK, NY
October 02 - 03, 2019

Future-readiness isn’t just about predicting what lies ahead. It’s about how you do business now—balancing long-term vision with the agility to prosper in the tumultuous present.  Join our first-ever gathering of the world’s most visionary leaders to explore what all of us can do to thrive today, in 2025, and beyond.

Your entire organization is vulnerable to the risks presented by digital technology, globalization, talent issues, and climate change—and the risks we haven’t yet identified. So our approach is company-wide, our presentations relevant to every function and industry.

We will use the insights and blind spots revealed in The Conference Board C-Suite Challenge 2019™as a springboard for digging deep, discovering trends, and brainstorming new approaches.

Future-readiness is a survival imperative. Hear from executives who are preparing the world’s leading companies for what lies ahead.:

Umran Beba, SVP, Chief Diversity and Engagement Officer, PepsiCo

Jeff Campbell, Chief Financial Officer, American Express

Virginie Helias, Chief Sustainability Officer, Procter & Gamble

Cheryl Hughes, Chief Human Resources Officer, Toyota North America

Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft

Steve Odland, President & CEO, The Conference Board

Ivan Pollard, Global Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills

John Reid-Dodick, Chief People Officer, WeWork

Christina Van Tassell, Chief Financial Officer, Dow Jones

 

ATTENDEE DIALOGUES & WORKING GROUPS
Setting the Agenda for the Organization of 2025

Through rich conversations we will draw on the of our attendees and The Conference Board experts to explore how organizations should be preparing now in order to thrive in 2025. We will explore what it means, and what it will take, for an organization to act on a long-term vision in each area.

Who Should Attend 

This conference is designed especially for: 

  • Board Members
  • CEOs
  • General Counsel
  • CHROs
  • Officers, VPs, and Directors of:
    • Strategy
    • Finance
    • Innovation
    • Risk
  • VPs, Directors, and Managers of:
    • Marketing
    • Research & Development
    • Product Development
    • Customer Experience
    • Technology
    • Business Development 

Three Things to Do Now  

1. Download the Agenda 

To learn more about sessions and speakers, download the latest agenda

2. Register 

Register early and save $400. Offer ends July 20, 2019.  One discount per registration. Multiple discounts may not be combined.

3. Get Involved

If you would like to get involved in this year’s conference, please contact us.

Hubertus Bardt, Head of the Research Division, German Economic Institute

Umran Beba, SVP, Chief Diversity and Engagement Officer, PepsiCo

Kenneth Bertsch, Executive Director, Council of Institutional Investors

Elizabeth Brown, Chief People Officer, Unity Technologies

Ray Cameron, Head of Investment Stewardship - Americas, BlackRock Inc.

Jeffrey Campbell, Chief Financial Officer, American Express Company

Scott Cawood, President and CEO, WorldatWork

Emily Chasan, Sustainable Finance Editor, Bloomberg News

Larry Clinton, Chief Executive Officer, Internet Security Alliance

Jean Foster, SVP, Marketing, Consumer Technology Association

Virginie Helias, Chief Sustainability Officer, Procter & Gamble

Stuart Holliday, Chief Executive Officer, Meridian International Center

Cheryl Hughes, Chief Human Resources Officer, Toyota Motor North America

Bask Iyer, Chief Information Officer, VMWare

Marty Lipton, Founding Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft Corporation

Michael Mandel, Chief Economic Strategist, Progressive Policy Institute

Claire Mason, Founder and CEO, Man Bites Dog

Steve Odland, President & CEO, The Conference Board

Ivan Pollard, Global Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills, Inc.

Vicki Poponi, Vice President, Digital Customer Journey, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Rebecca Ray, Executive Vice President, Human Capital, The Conference Board

John Reid-Dodick, Chief People Officer, WeWork

Bart van Ark, Ph.D., Executive Vice President & Chief Economist & Chief Strategy Officer, The Conference Board

Christina Van Tassell, CFO, Dow Jones & Company

John B. Wood, Chairman and CEO, Telos Corporation

Sean Woodroffe, Senior Executive VP and CHRO, TIAA