The KPMG Peat Marwick / Stanley R. Klion Forum


William Lauder, Executive Chairman of Estee Lauder Companies, spoke at the 2013 Forum. Click to see photos from the event.

Past speakers include:

2016

Stephen Girsky, President, S.J. Girsky & Co.; Board Member, GM

2015

Gary Gensler, Former Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission

2014

Ms. Denise Morrison, CEO of Campbell Soup Company, and Ms. Ellen Oran Kaden, chief legal and government affairs officer of Campbell Soup Company
See video.

2013

William Lauder, executive Chairman of the Estée Lauder Companies
Read summary.

Sir Ronald Cohen, chairman of The Portland Trust and Bridges Ventures


Patricia M. Cloherty, chairman and CEO of Delta Private Equity Partners, LLC and manager of The US Russia Investment Fund and Delta Russia Fund, L.P.

2012

Sir Ronald Cohen, chairman of The Portland Trust and Bridges Ventures
See video.

2011

Patricia M. Cloherty, chairman and CEO of Delta Private Equity Partners, LLC and manager of The US Russia Investment Fund and Delta Russia Fund, L.P.

2010

Moisés Naím, Editor in Chief of Foreign Policy

2009

John Bogle, founder and former CEO of The Vanguard Group, Inc., and president of the Bogle Financial Markets Research Center
Watch his presentation on FORA.tv or YouTube.

2008

Peter Cornelius, Chief Economist of AlpInvest Partners

2007

Stanley Litow, Vice President of Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs, and President of IBM International Foundation

2006

Dan Reingold, former Managing Director and telecom analyst at Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse First Boston

2005

Leo Hindery Jr., Chairman of InterMedia Advisors and Executive-in-Residence at Columbia Business School


Professor David Beim and Paul Volcker with MBA students

2003

Paul Volcker, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board’s oversight committee
Read student article

2002

Jack T. Ciesielski, publisher of The Analyst’s Accounting Observer
Laurence M. Downes, chairman and chief executive officer of the New Jersey Resources Corporation
Bevis Longstreth, senior partner at the law firm Debevoise & Plimpton
Marc Sternfeld, adjunct professor at Columbia Business School
Read student article

2001

Rosamond Rhodes, director of Bioethics Education at Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Richard Juelis, chief financial officer of Cellegy Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Monsignor Maloney, Catholic Chaplain at Columbia and Pastor of the Church of Notre Dame
Professor Peter Juviler, co-chair and co-director of the Center for the Study of Human Rights

1999

Jens Neumann, chairman of North American Operations of Volkswagen
Moderated by Professor David Beim

1998

Richard B. Fisher, chairman of the executive committee and director of Morgan Stanley, Dean Witter, Discover & Co.
Moderated by Professor David Beim

1997

Frank N. Newman, chairman and chief executive officer of Bankers Trust Company
Moderated by Professor David Beim

1996

Herbert F. Aspbury, senior managing director of Chemical Bank
Richard Blackburn, president and group executive of NYNEX Worldwide Services
James Marpe, partner at Andersen Consulting
Moderated by Mr. Robert Callander, Executive-in-Residence

1995

Anne Busquet, executive vice president of American Express
David Howe, partner at Booz, Allen & Hamilton
Michael Novak, George Frederick Jewett Chair in Religion & Public Policy at the American Enterprise Institute
Moderated by Professor David Beim

1994

Paul Van Orden, executive-in-residence at the Chazen Institute
Robert Callender, executive-in-residence at Chemical Bank
Wayne Cherner, president of Smokefree Services, and former VP of Kidder Peabody Co.
Carol Einiger, vice president and chief financial officer of the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation
Schon Beechler, professor of International Management at Columbia Business School
John Whitney, professor of Quality Management at Columbia Business School

1993

Jack Welch, chairman of General Electric Company
Dr. P. Roy Vagelos, chairman of Merck & Co.