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Future of Learning Forum

Each year, Columbia Business School Executive Education invites select leaders of talent and learning from diverse organizations to engage in a dialogue about the roles they play in their organizations and exchange ideas about the future of learning with thought leaders from both academia and industry.

The Future of Learning Forum is a place to find inspiration and challenging ideas that will shape the learning strategies for millions of people. This event is a “by invitation only” event and space is limited. To be considered for next year’s Forum, please complete the inquiry form, below.

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The 2014 Forum Agenda

Welcome / Opening Remarks – Michael Malefakis, Associate Dean, Columbia Business School, Executive Education & Stephen Newman, Program Director, Columbia Business School, Executive Education

The Creative Environment / What Can We Learn from Arts and Artists? – Carol Becker, Dean of the School of the Arts, Columbia University

The Future of Learning – Richard Saul Wurman, Entrepreneur and Founder of TED

Sharing of Insights: What is the Creative Environment for the Future of Learning?

The Future of Teaching Business – Wei Jiang, Arthur F. Burns Professor of Free and Competitive Enterprise; Chair; Finance Subdivision, Columbia Business School

Learning about Learners – Erica Fox, Director of People Development, Google

Sharing of Insights: How Will You Create a Wonderful Future for Learning in Your Organization?



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