Tulane Business Forum - Schedule | A. B. Freeman School of Business

Program Schedule


Digital Transformation: Strategy to Execution

7:45 a.m. 

Registration Begins

Continental Breakfast

8:15 - 8:30 a.m.   

Forum Procedures

Larry Smith
President, Tulane Association of Business Alumni
New Orleans, LA

8:30 – 8:50 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

Patrick Norton
Senior Vice President, COO and Treasurer, Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

8:50 – 9:30 a.m.

Transforming Technologies and Their Impact on Finance, the Audit Profession and Education

Roger E. O'Donnell
Partner - Global Head Data and Analytics, Audit, KPMG LLP
New York, NY

9:30 – 10:15 a.m

Cybersecurity for the C-Suite - Examining Best Practices from Prevention to Crisis Response

Walt Green
Partner (Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection - Pre-breach Planning; Regulatory), Phelps Dunbar LLP
New Orleans, LA

Christopher K. Ralston
Partner (Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection - Litigation), Phelps Dunbar LLP
New Orleans, LA

10:15 – 10:40 a.m.


10:40 – 11:25 a.m.

Morning Keynote Presentation: 
"Inspiring Healthier" ... Building Health Ownership Together with Providers, Consumers & Employers

Joseph Ochipinti
CEO, UnitedHealthcare - Gulf States Region
Metairie, LA

11:25 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. 

Fireside Chat - DXC Technology: Making Digital Connections to the Future

Michael Hecht
President & CEO, GNO, Inc.
New Orleans, LA

Terrell Boynton
Director & General Manager, New Orleans Digital Transformation Center DXC Technology
New Orleans, LA

David Snyder
Chairman, President and CEO, REALSCAPE Group
Cleveland, OH

12:10 p.m.    

Luncheon Begins

12:30 – 12:40 p.m. 

Luncheon Welcoming Remarks & Keynote Introduction

Ira Solomon
Dean, A. B. Freeman School of Business
New Orleans, LA

12:40 – 1:25 p.m.    

Luncheon Keynote Presentation: 
The Utility Reimagined: Solutions for a Changing World

Leo P. Denault
Chairman & CEO, Entergy Corporation
New Orleans, LA

1:25 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Ira Solomon

 As of 7/18/18.  Program subject to change.
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