Annual JAC Conference

21 Sep. 2012

“A Brave New World”

The world is at a turning point as economic crises, demographic imbalances, scarce resources and new technologies challenge the way we do business. New solutions are required to address the pressing issues that are threatening the prospects for sustainable, shared growth around the world. More than ever be- fore today’s business leaders are required to embrace an holistic approach in the way business is conducted and organizations are led.

Therefore the 6th JAC conference focuses on how corporate governance, lead- ership, sustainability, education and new ways of collaboration contribute to a brave new world for everyone.

Keynote speakers include:
- Dr. Margaret Elizabeth Nkrumah, Chairman of the Board of SOS Children’s Villages Association of Ghana
- Prof. Martin Hilb, University of St. Gallen
- Rolf Doerig, Chairman, Swiss Life, Adecco, Danzer. Vice Chairman, Kaba Holding
- Andreas Schmid, Chairman Gategroup, Oettinger Imex, Symrise, Flughafen Zurich. Vice Chairman, Barry Callebaut
- Luis Suares Rodriguez, IBM Global Technology Services
- Martha Thorne, Executive Director , the Pritzker Architecture Prize
- Ioannis Ioannou, Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, London Business School
- Åsa-Katrin Johansson, Head of Risk & Sustainability GF-SCM ABB Ltd
- John Tobin, Global Head of Sustainability Affairs, Credit Suisse
- Anne P. Wallin, Director, EH&S and Sustainability (EMEA), The Dow Chemical Company

We look forward to welcoming again the alumni from MIT. For further information and to register, please visit

Benno Marbach