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The Future-Ready Organization

Official Event of The Conference Board C-Suite Challenge
OCTOBER 02 - 03, 2019 | WESTIN NEW YORK AT TIMES SQUARE | NEW YORK, NY

October 02 - 03, 2019

About the Conference 

The certainty of accelerating change in business, technology, society, and the environment requires  that organizations be future-ready in order to survive. The Conference Board’s C-Suite Challenge™ 2019: The Future-Ready Organizationa survey containing insights from 1,426 C-suite executives, including 815 CEOs—sets the stage for this first-ever gathering of the world’s top C-Suite leaders, economists, innovators, and researchers to explore what lies ahead, and how organizations will thrive in 2025 and beyond. 

Taking place in conjunction with the International Summit of Business Think Tanks & The Committee for Economic Development Awards Dinner, join The Conference Board’s leading economists and researchers and some of the world’s most visionary business leaders to gain insights to help shape your organization’s long-term planning, strategy, and innovation. 

The Benefits to You

By attending this conference, you will 

  • Dig deep into the important insights revealed in the C-Suite Challenge™ 2019.
  • Examine trends likely to transform business models and organizations in the future.
  • Hear from CEOs and global C-suite leaders on how they are approaching future trends.
  • Learn about structures and emerging business models of future-ready organizations.
  • Discover new strategies and agility needed to adapt to a range of future scenarios.
  • Explore the changing nature of work and its impact on talent recruitment.
  • Better understand sustainability as a driver of growth.
  • Network, benchmark, and collaborate with your peers. 

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

About the Conference 

The certainty of accelerating change in business, technology, society, and the environment requires  that organizations be future-ready in order to survive. The Conference Board’s C-Suite Challenge™ 2019: The Future-Ready Organizationa survey containing insights from 1,426 C-suite executives, including 815 CEOs—sets the stage for this first-ever gathering of the world’s top C-Suite leaders, economists, innovators, and researchers to explore what lies ahead, and how organizations will thrive in 2025 and beyond. 

Taking place in conjunction with the International Summit of Business Think Tanks & The Committee for Economic Development Awards Dinner, join The Conference Board’s leading economists and researchers and some of the world’s most visionary business leaders to gain insights to help shape your organization’s long-term planning, strategy, and innovation. 

The Benefits to You

By attending this conference, you will 

  • Dig deep into the important insights revealed in the C-Suite Challenge™ 2019.
  • Examine trends likely to transform business models and organizations in the future.
  • Hear from CEOs and global C-suite leaders on how they are approaching future trends.
  • Learn about structures and emerging business models of future-ready organizations.
  • Discover new strategies and agility needed to adapt to a range of future scenarios.
  • Explore the changing nature of work and its impact on talent recruitment.
  • Better understand sustainability as a driver of growth.
  • Network, benchmark, and collaborate with your peers. 

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

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

Deborah Midanek, Author, The Governance Revolution

Steve Odland, President & CEO, The Conference Board

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

John Reid-Dodick, Chief People Officer, WeWork

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

Christina Van Tassell, CFO, Dow Jones & Company

Sean Woodroffe, Senior Executive VP and CHRO, TIAA