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Carroll School of Management

Events

2012 through 2015

Several times each year, Boston’s business leaders gather at Boston College's Chief Executives Club, long recognized as one of the country’s premier business forums. The keynote speakers at these events are CEOs drawn from the top echelons of their fields – thought leaders who welcome the opportunity to address an audience of their peers. We invite you to experience these inspirational talks by watching the videos, noting key takeaways, and browsing the press attention these events generate.

 


 

2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Klaus Schwab,
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"A Conversation with World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman, Klaus Schwab"
Hosted by Steve Pagliuca, Co-Chairman, Bain Capital
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Dr. Leonard S. Schleifer, M.D., Ph.D.,
Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
"A Conversation with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Chief Executive Officer, Leonard S. Schleifer"
Hosted by Elizabeth G. Nabel, M.D., President, Brigham Health
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Denise M. Morrison '75,
President and Chief Executive Officer, Campbell Soup Company
"The Key to Creating the Future of Food: Foresight"
Hosted by John F. Fish, Chairman and CEO, Suffolk
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, March 9, 2017
Edward H. Bastian,
Chief Executive Officer, Delta Air Lines
"A Conversation with Delta Air Lines Chief Executive Officer, Edward Bastian"
Hosted by Diane Hessan, Chairman, C Space
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Stephen J. Easterbrook,
President and Chief Executive Officer, McDonald's
"McDonald's President and CEO, Stephen Easterbrook speaks to the Boston College Chief Executives Club"
Hosted by Michael Mahoney, Chairman and CEO, Boston Scientific
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016
Edward D. Breen,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DuPont
"A Conversation with Dupont's Chairman and CEO, Edward Breen"
Hosted by David Torchiana, M.D., President and CEO, Partners HealthCare
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Robert A. Iger,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company
"A Conversation with The Walt Disney Company's Chairman and CEO, Robert Iger"
Hosted by Robert K. Kraft, Chairman, The Kraft Group 
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Friday, September 2, 2016
Muhtar Kent,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
"Ireland and the 21st-Century Power of Partnerships"
Hosted by Joseph L. Hooley III '79, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corporation and Neil Naughton, Deputy Chairman, Glen Dimplex
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Stephen A. Wynn,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Wynn Resorts
"Stephen Wynn talks Resorts, Leadership, and Politics"
Hosted by William F. Weld, member, Mintz Levin 
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, May 19, 2016
David Abney,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, UPS
"Rules and Reality"
Hosted by Niraj Shah, Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer, Wayfair
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, March 24, 2016
Jeffrey R. Immelt,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Electric
"A Conversation with General Electric Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt"
Hosted by R. Robert Popeo '61, Chairman, Mintz Levin
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Brian C. Cornell,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Target Corporation
"Transforming Target"
Hosted by Laura Sen '78, Non-Executive Chairman, BJ’s Wholesale Club
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

2015

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Travis Kalanick,
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Uber Technologies
"A conversation with Uber Co-Founder and CEO, Travis Kalanick"
Hosted by John Harthorne, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of MassChallenge
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Thursday, October 22, 2015
Ryan Lance,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ConocoPhillips
"Booms, Busts, Sustainability–Navigating Today’s Energy Landscape"
Hosted by Eric Slifka, President and Chief Executive Officer of Global Partners LP
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U

Friday, September 11, 2015
Alex Gorsky,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson
"Health Care: Society’s Greatest Challenge"
Hosted by Jeffrey Leiden, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Download/Stream Podcast from iTunes U  

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Kevin Plank,
Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Under Armour
"Kevin Plank and Under Armour: From Grandma's Basement to The World Stage"
Hosted by Karen Kaplan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hill Holliday

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Mark V. Hurd,
Chief Executive Officer, Oracle Corporation
"Survive or Thrive? How Will You Modernize Your Business?"
Hosted by Joseph L. Hooley, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corporation

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Kenneth I. Chenault,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, American Express Company

"The Power of Brand"
Hosted by Roger S. Berkowitz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Legal Sea Foods

2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Michael D. White,
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, DirecTV

"From the Heights to Hollywood"
Hosted by Bob Maresca, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bose Corporation

Wednesday, Octcober 22, 2014
Virginia M. Rometty,
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, IBM

"Innovation & Opportunity in the New Age of Knowing"
Hosted by Robert Reynolds, President and Chief Executive Officer, Putnam Investments  

Thursday, October 2, 2014
John Hammergren,
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, McKesson Corporation

"The Business of Better Health"
Hosted by Wayne A. Budd, Senior Counsel, Goodwin Procter

Thursday, May 1, 2014
Mark Parker, President and Chief Executive Officer, NIKE, Inc.
"Innovating to Inspire: Desiging the NIKE of the Future"
Hosted by Robert K. Kraft, Chairman, The Kraft Group

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Thomas J. Falk, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
"The Sustainable Enterprise"
Hosted by Fay Donohue, President and Chief Executive Officer, Delta Dnetal of MA

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Adam Silver, Commissioner, National Basketball Association
"The World Is Courtside"
Hosted by Wyc Grousbeck, Managing Partner and Governor, Boston Celtics

Thursday, February 6, 2014
Bill McDermott, Co-chief Executive Officer, SAP
"Disruptive Innovation"
Hosted by Joseph Tucci, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EMC Corp.

2013

Thursday, December 5, 2013
James J. Murren, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, MGM Resorts International
"Harnessing Social Responsibility and Corporate Culture to Drive Innovation and Excellence"
Hosted by Laura Sen, President and Chief Executive Officer, BJ's Wholesale Club

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Steve Holliday, Chief Executive Officer, National Grid
"Stronger and Smarter Energy Networks: Building Resiliency, Driving Growth, and Advancing Sustainability in a Rapidly Changing World"
Hosted by John F. Fish, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Suffolk Construction

Thursday, June 13, 2013
Daniel Akerson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company
"The Next Platform for Communications Technology"
Hosted by Joseph Hooley, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corp.

Thursday, March 21, 2013
Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell
"Getting the Future Energy Mix Right: How the American Shale Revolution Is Changing the World"
Hosted by Eric Slifka, President and Chief Executive Officer, Global Partners LP

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
David M. Cote, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Honeywell International
"America's Debt Crisis"
Hosted by Thomas J. May, President and Chief Executive Officer, Northeast Utilities

2012

Thursday, November 29, 2012
Daniel P. Amos, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aflac, Inc.
"A CEO's Life: Assessing and Meeting Risk in the Information Age"
Hosted by Abigail Johnson, President, Fidelity Investments

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
John Stratton, President, Verizon Enterprise Solutions
"How Communications Technology is Changing the World"
Hosted by Joseph Tucci, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EMC Corp.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Dr. Marijn Dekkers, Chairman, Bayer AG
"Innovation: Who Needs It?"
Hosted by Robert Yates, Chief Executive Officer, EMD Millipore

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Larry J. Merlo, President and Chief Executive Officer,
CVS Caremark Corporation

"Reinventing Pharmacy: Expanding the Front Lines of Health Care"
Hosted by Karen Kaplan, President, Hill Holliday

Thursday, April 26, 2012
Ed Clark, President and Chief Executive Officer,
TD Bank Group

"Building a Better Banking System for America"
Hosted by Wyc Grousbeck, Manaigng Partner and Governor, Boston Celtics

Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Christopher A. Viehbacher, Chief Executive Officer, Sanofi, and Chairman,
Genzyme Corporation

"Current and Future Innovations in the Worldwide Pharmaceutical and Health Care Industries"
Hosted by Marc N. Casper, President and Chief Executive Officer, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Gary W. Loveman, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President, Caesars Entertainment Corporation
"The Gambling Business: Fortune, Science, and the Public Debate"
Hosted by Laura Sen, President and Chief Executive Officer, BJ's Wholesale Club