Save the Date University of Chicago and Chicago Booth in Davos. Tuesday, 22 January 2019. Davos, Switzerland.


Kirchner Museum Davos
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Platz
Promenade 82
Davos Platz, Switzerland

Event Details

The annual University of Chicago event in Davos takes place during the World Economic Forum. The event will include a cocktail reception with remarks by Robert J. Zimmer, President, The University of Chicago and Trustee David Rubenstein, JD'73.

Leading Change
The panelists will delve into how they manage complex organizations in changing times. They will also discuss how to innovate and execute in a rapidly shifting landscape; how they support their organizations' enduring values; and what it takes to be a leader in the 21st century.


  • Satya Nadella, MBA'97,Trustee, University of Chicago, Chief Executive Officer, Microsoft
  • Raghuram G. Rajan, Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, Chicago Booth
  • Xin (Shynn) Zhang, CEO and Co-Founder, SOHO China


  • David M. Rubenstein, JD'73, Trustee, The University of Chicago,Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group

Program (local time)
17:00 Panel
18:00-20:00 Reception


No Charge


Penka Bergmann