2020 Virtual Global Institute and Visionary Awards Celebration
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For the first time in WCD history, the 2020 Global Institute and Visionary Awards Celebration are going virtual – in a live and reimagined way – September 9-11, 2020!
Over the course of three interactive days, you will be immersed in a virtual setting unlike any other. During this truly global experience, speakers - who include industry experts and world-renowned leaders, will cover a variety of topics under the theme "Leading Today and Transforming Tomorrow."
2020 Global Institute Recap
Over the course of three days, we heard from world-renowned keynote speakers, knowledgeable panelists, and participated in insightful discussions with members from around the world.
Day 1 Recap
Day 2 Recap
Day 3 Recap
Madeleine K. Albright
64th Secretary of State of the United States and Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group
Visionary Awards Keynote Speaker
The Hon. Julia Gillard
Former Prime Minister, Australia
Dr. Dambisa Moyo
Global Economist and Author; Director, 3M Corporation, Chevron, and Condé Nast
Global Institute Keynote Speaker
Chair and CEO, KPMG
David M. Solomon
Chairman and CEO, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
General Lester L. Lyles
Managing Partner, Four Seasons Ventures LLC, Former U.S. Air Force General, Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force and Director, KBR, Inc.
Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum
President Emerita, Spelman College; Director, Georgia Power
Anne Sempowski Ward
CEO and Director, CURiO Brands; Director, Vanda Pharmaceuticals; WCD Member, Minnesota
Director, Cadence Design Systems, Costco Wholesale Corporation, DocuSign, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Lyft, and Tanium
Rear Admiral Mary Landry
Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard (Retired), Director, The United Services Automobile Association (USAA) and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.
CEO, Global Kompass Strategies
Chairman, PT AAI Indonesia
Director, Commonwealth Trust Company, American Cancer Society
Director, Holy Cross Health and Florida Atlantic University Foundation; Former Director, Office Depot, Inc.
Henrietta H. Fore
Executive Director, UNICEF; Former Director, WCD, Exxon, and General Mills
See the speakers tab for even more terrific panelists!