Schedule Day 2 - Friday, May 24, 2013

*Dress Code: Business Casual for Forum and Business Suit for Thursday and Friday Dinners.

Time & LocationEvent
7:45 AM - 8:30 AMTachibanaThe Lifelong Learning Network of Wharton Women - All Alumnae Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMYamabukiWelcome Coffee
8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAoi FoyerRegistration Desk Open
9:00 AM - 10:30 AMAoi ABOpening Plenary

Welcome Remarks

Thomas S. Robertson

The Reliance Professor of Management & Private Enterprise, Dean, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  Yotaro Kobayashi, WG'58

Honorary Chairman, Organizing Committee, Tokyo

  Keisuke Muratsu, WG'75

Chairman, Organizing Committee, Tokyo


Keynote Speaker #1 - Maximizing Returns: The Enduring Value and Bold Future of Higher Education

Amy Gutmann

President, Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science in the School of Arts and Science; Professor of Communication in the Annenberg School of Communication, The University of Pennsylvania


Keynote Speaker #2

Takeshi Kunibe, WG'82

President and Chief Executive Officer, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Tokyo

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMYamabukiCoffee Break
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Panel Discussions
Aoi C 

Panel #1: Now for the Hard Part - Aging in the World Environment

Panel Description


Olivia S. Mitchell

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor, Executive Director, Pension Research Council; Director, Boettner Center on Pensions and Retirement Research, The Wharton School



Hiroko Akiyama

Professor, Institute of Gerontology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo

  Chika Katagiri

Senior Scientist, Shiseido Research Center, Tokyo

  Takeshi Natsuno, WG'95

Professor, KEIO University, Tokyo

  Keita Nishiyama

Deputy Director-General for Economic and Social Policy Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Visiting Professor, Chuo Graduate School of Public Policy, Tokyo


Panel #2: Global Supply Chain Management - Outsourcing, Re-Shoring, and Near-Shoring

Panel Description


Morris A. Cohen

Panasonic Professor of Manufacturing and Logistics, Co-Director, Fishman-Davidson Center for Service and Operations Management, The Wharton School



Beth Anderson, AMP'09

Vice President, Supply Chain Rate Capability for Commercial Airplanes Supplier Management, Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Seattle

  Vincent Cobee

Corporate Vice President, Global Datsun Business Unit, Yokohama

  Kenji Mizuno

Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Management Unit, Fujitsu Limited, Tokyo

  Akihisa Sekiguchi

Vice President and General Manager, Corporate Marketing, Tokyo Electron Limited, Tokyo

  Shigefumi Tatsumi

Vice President and General Manager, Commercial Airplanes Division, Aerospace Systems, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), Nagoya

Aoi AB 

Panel #3: Risk, Challenges and Opportunities: Lessons Learned from 3/11

Panel Description

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Eric W. Orts

Guardsmark Professor; Professor, Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management, Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership, The Wharton School



Hiroaki Fujii

Executive Deputy President and Director, SB Energy Corporation, Tokyo

  Hiroshi Hosoi

Executive Officer and Senior Vice President, JX Nippon Oil and Energy, Tokyo

  Satoshi Kitahama

Representative Director, Kizuna Foundation, Tokyo

  Kenichi Shimomura

Former Deputy Director General for Public Relations, Office of the Cabinet Secretary, Tokyo

12:30 PM - 1:30 PMYamabukiLunch
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMAoi ABPost Lunch Plenary

Introduction of the Lucky Draw


Dean`s State of the School

Thomas S. Robertson

The Reliance Professor of Management & Private Enterprise, Dean, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


Keynote Address

Ken Kobayashi

President and Chief Executive Officer, Mitsubishi Corporation, Tokyo


Note on the Keynote Address

2:30 PM - 3:00 PMYamabukiCoffee Break
3:00 PM - 4:30 PMConcurrent Panel Discussions

Panel #4: The Brave New World of Advertising

Panel Description


Jerry Wind

Lauder Professor, Director, SEI Center for Advanced Studies in Management; Academic Director, The Wharton Fellows Program, The Wharton School



Roel de Vries

Corporate Vice President: Global Head of Marketing, communication and Brand Strategy, Nissan Motor Company, Tokyo

  Blake Harrop

Managing Director, Wieden + Kennedy, Tokyo

  Hotaka Katahira

Chairman, Marunouchi Brand Forum, Tokyo

  Shigekazu Sugiyama

Corporate Officer, Shiseido Co., Ltd, Tokyo

Aoi C 

Panel #5: Who Dares to Have a Strategy - Even If It`s Painful?

Panel Description


Nicolaj Siggelkow

David M. Knott Professor, Department Chair, Management Department; Co-Director, Mack Center for Technological Innovation, The Wharton School



Jonghyun Chang, WG'84

President and Managing Partner, B&MC Korea Inc., Seoul

  Hiroki Kuriyama, WG'92

Vice President and Chief of Staff of the Office of the CEO, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, Tokyo

  Chang Ho Kwag

Managing Director, POSRI, Seoul

  Takeshi Ogita

Executive Director and Senior Executive Officer, Daiichi Sankyo Co.,Ltd, Tokyo

  Kunio Tsunashima, WG'75

Senior Advisor, Arthur D. Little, Tokyo

Aoi AB 

Panel #6: Lessons Learned From the Financial Crisis

Panel Description


Franklin Allen

Nippon Life Professor of Finance and Economics, Co-Director, Financial Institutions Center, The Wharton School



Richard Folsom, WG'90

Co-Founder, Representative Partner, Advantage Partners, LLP, Tokyo

  Keiko Honda, WG'89

Director, McKinsey & Company, Tokyo

  Jon Kindred, W'83

President and Chief Executive Officer, Morgan Stanley Japan Holdings, Tokyo

  Masanori Mochida, WG'85

President, Goldman Sachs Japan, Tokyo

  Weijian Shan

Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, PAG Asia, Hong Kong

6:00 PM - 7:00 PMAoi FoyerCocktail Reception
7:00 PM - 10:00 PMAoi ABGala Banquet

Keynote Speaker

Toshiyuki Shiga

Representative Director, Chief Operating Officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Yokohama

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