Liveris Academy for Innovation and Leadership 2020 Winter School Distinguished Speaker Series

Hear from the leaders of Unilever, IBM, McKinsey, Dow and others during this exclusive, thought-provoking webinar series.

The onset of COVID-19 has brought increased focus to the need for leadership, innovation and decision-making under uncertainty.

The inaugural Andrew N. Liveris Academy for Innovation and Leadership Winter School in July 2020 will welcome a number of distinguished international business leaders.

Introduced by the Academy’s Founding Donor Andrew N. Liveris AO, UQ’s talented Liveris Scholars will interview our esteemed speakers who will share their insights into these topics, including how their organisations have responded to the COVID-19 crisis, as well as what they consider to be the opportunities and priorities for global leadership in the 21st Century.

This event is only available to UQ staff and students. A Zoom link will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

Registrations close 4pm Monday 13 July 2020.


Distinguished Speaker Series: Mrs Ginni Rometty

16 July 2020 7:00am8:00am
Hear from Mrs Ginni Rometty, Executive Chairman, and former Chairman, President and CEO of IBM.
Mr Vik Malhotra

Distinguished Speaker Series: Mr Vik Malhotra

15 July 2020 8:00am9:00am
Hear from Mr Vik Malhotra, Chairman of the Americas and Senior Partner, McKinsey.

Distinguished Speaker Series: Mr Paul Polman

14 July 2020 6:00pm7:00pm
Hear from Mr Paul Polman, Co-Founder and Chair of IMAGINE, and former CEO of Unilever.

Distinguished Speaker Series: Mr Andrew N. Liveris AO

13 July 2020 10:00am11:00am
Hear from Mr Andrew N. Liveris AO Founding Donor of the Andrew N. Liveris Academy for Innovation and Leadership, and former Chairman and CEO of The Dow Chemical Company.