All conference sessions and times are subject to change - check back regularly for the latest schedule  ( 7:00am - 7:00am )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 8:30am - 6:30pm )

Bonus Session: Re-imagining Business Accreditation  ( 4:00pm - 5:30pm )

Welcome Reception  ( 5:30pm - 6:30pm )

Continental Breakfast and Networking  ( 7:00am - 8:30am )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 7:00am - 5:45pm )

Bonus Session A  ( 7:30am - 8:30am )

Bonus Session B: A Resource for Schools to Recruit Qualified Faculty  ( 7:30am - 8:30am )

Welcome and Plenary I: Positively Disrupt or Be Disrupted  ( 8:45am - 10:00am )
Michael J. Arena, Chief Talent Officer, General Motors Corporation

Monday Morning Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 10:00am - 10:45am )

(A1) Fundraising - Tips and Tactics  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Robert Dooley, Dean, Gary W. Rollins College of Business, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Matthew C. Rousu, Interim Dean, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Susquehanna University

(A2) Cross-Disciplinary Programs  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Nancy A. Bagranoff, Dean and Professor, Accounting, Robins School of Business, University of Richmond
Elsabé Loots, Dean, Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, University of Pretoria

(A3) Connecting Business and B-Schools  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Shaun L. Budnik, Partner, KPMG
Anne-Marie Croteau, Dean, John Molson School of Business, Concordia University

(A4) Tech Advances and Current Curriculum  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Delphine Manceau, Dean & Director General, NEOMA Business School
Matthew A. Waller, Dean, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Monday Networking Luncheon  ( 12:00pm - 1:15pm )

(B1) Institutional Strategy  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Paul H. Schwager, Interim Dean, College of Business, East Carolina University
Tanuja Singh, Dean, Greehey School of Business, St. Mary's University

(B2) Faculty Models  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Irineu G. N. Gianesi, Dean of Academic Affairs, Insper Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa
Charles Iacovou, Sisel Distinguished Dean, the Kirby Chair in Business Excellence and Professor of Management, Schools of Business, Wake Forest University

(B3) Reinventing the Role of the Deanship  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Gerard George, Dean, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
Moez Limayem, Dean, Muma College of Business, University of South Florida

(B4) Exploring Lifelong Learning  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Raj Echambadi, Dean, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University
Richard J. Skolnik, Dean, School of Business, State University of New York at Oswego

Monday Afternoon Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 2:45pm - 3:15pm )

Diversity Management: Quo Vadis?  ( 3:30pm - 5:00pm )
Kenneth Bouyer, EY Americas Director of Inclusiveness Recruiting, EY LLP
Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger, Rector, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business

Evening Reception  ( 5:00pm - 6:00pm )

Continental Breakfast and Networking  ( 7:00am - 8:30am )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 7:00am - 1:00pm )

Bonus Session: What Keeps Deans Up at Night: A Frank Discussion  ( 7:30am - 8:30am )
Linda U. Hadley, Dean, D. Abbott Turner College of Business, Columbus State University

Plenary II  ( 8:45am - 10:00am )

(C1) Alternative Business Models  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Nada Biaz, General director of Groupe ISCAE, Groupe ISCAE, Groupe ISCAE - Institut Supérieur de Commerce et d'Administration des Entreprises
Robert Helsley, Dean, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia

(C2) Manage Up and Across  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Dayle M. Smith, Dean, College of Business Administration, Loyola Marymount University
Rama Yelkur, Dean, School of Business, St. John Fisher College

(C3) Business Education 2028  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Keith Rollag, Dean and Professor, Management, F.W. Olin Graduate School, Babson College
Antonio Travaglione, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Business and Law, Newcastle Business School, The University of Newcastle

Tuesday Networking Luncheon  ( 12:00pm - 1:00pm )