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Distinguished Speaker Series: Leymah Gbowee

23 September 2021 12:30pm2:00pm
Leymah Gbowee, 2011 Nobel Peace Laureate, peace activist and women’s rights advocate, will tell her incredible story in an exclusive webinar with the UQ community.

Distinguished Speaker Series: Ben van Beurden

9 September 2021 5:00pm6:00pm
Hear from Ben van Beurden, CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, one of the world’s largest companies, will participate in an exclusive Q&A webinar with the UQ community.
Halla Tómasdóttir

Distinguished Speaker Series: Halla Tómasdóttir

24 June 2021 8:00am9:00am
Hear from Halla Tómasdóttir, CEO of The B Team, a group of courageous business and civil society leaders working together to transform business for a better world.
Henry Kravis

Distinguished Speaker Series: Henry Kravis

23 June 2021 9:00am10:00am
Hear from Henry R. Kravis, co-founder, co-chairman, and co-chief executive officer of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company (KKR), a leading global investment firm.
David Crane

Distinguished Speaker Series: David Crane

23 June 2021 7:45am8:45am
Hear from David Crane, CEO of Climate Real Impact Solutions and former CEO of NRG.
Dan Yergin

Distinguished Speaker Series: Daniel Yergin

22 June 2021 8:30am9:30am
Hear from Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman of HIS Markit, Pulitzer Prize winner, and highly respected authority on energy, international politics, and economics.
Warrick Cramer

Warrick Cramer: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in a Post-COVID World

21 April 2021 7:00am9:00am
Don't miss Warrick Cramer, former CEO, Tomorrow Street, Vodafone’s Global Centre for Innovation in Europe, at our first Distinguished Speaker Series Breakfast.

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.