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.

About the Klion Forum

The annual KPMG Peat Marwick / Stanley R. Klion Forum invites business and policy leaders to share their experiences resolving the major ethical, social and economic challenges of our times. Each year, the Forum touches upon pressing subject matters and allows the Columbia Business School community to enter into vibrant public discussion about ethical and positive solutions to national and global issues.

Past Speakers Include:

Denise Morrison
President and CEO
Campbell Soup Company


Ellen Oran Kaden
Senior Vice President, Retired
Campbell Soup Company


William Lauder
Executive Chairman
Estée Lauder Companies


Sir Ronald Cohen
Portland Trust and Bridge Ventures


Patricia M Cloherty
Chairman, CEO Emeritus, Delta Private Equity Partners LLC
Manager, US Russia Investment Fund 

Moisés Naím
Author, The End of Power
Fmr Editor in Chief, Foreign Policy


Paul Volcker
Fmr Chairman 
Federal Reserve Board


Anne M Busquet '78
AMB Advisors New York


Jack Welch
Retired Chairman, CEO
General Eletric


Dr P Roy Vagelos '54PS '83PS
Chairman, Regeneron
Fmr Chairman, CEO, Merck & Co Inc.

Full listing of past speakers →