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  2014 Simon NYC Conference - The Global Marketplace: Rising to the Challenges of Regulation, Disruption, and International Competition
  May 8, 2014 8:00 AM ET
  May 8, 2014 3:30 PM ET
Grand Hyatt Hotel
109 E 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017
Simon’s fifth annual New York City Conference will be held on May 8 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, bringing together leading policy makers, industry leaders, academics, and national media to discuss pathways to success for companies today in the face of increasing global competition and innovation.

Rob Sands, President and CEO of Constellation Brands, will receive the 2014 Executive of the Year Award, to be presented by University of Rochester President Joel Seligman and Edmund Hajim '58, chairman of the University’s Board of Trustees.

Once again Conference attendees will hear from leading voices in business, media and higher education. Among confirmed speakers are:

  • Sallie Krawcheck, One of the Most Respected Voices on Wall Street and Owner of 85 Broads
  • Larry Kudlow ’69, ’13S (LLD) host of CNBC’s The Kudlow Report
  • Rich Handler ’83, CEO at Leucadia and Chairman, CEO at Jefferies LLC
  • M&T Bank Chairman Bob Wilmers and M&T CFO Rene Jones ’92S (MBA)
  • Zachary Karabell, Economic Analyst, Political Historian, and Award-Winning Author
  • Stephen Zide ’83, Managing Director at Bain Capital; Daniel Ng ’89S (MBA), Deputy Chief Executive Officer of China Merchants Securities (HK) Co., Ltd.; and Michael Cirami, CFA, ’03S (MBA), VP, Co-Director and Portfolio Manager, Global Income Group at Eaton Vance
  • Professor Michael C. Jensen ’01S (LLD), former LaClare Professor of Finance and Business Administration at the Simon Business School and Jesse Isidor Straus Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus, Harvard Business School

The program portion of the 2014 Simon NYC Conference will run from 9 am to 3:30 pm followed by a networking reception. Tickets are $375 per person. Tables will be set crescent-style this year with each accommodating 5 seats.

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