Inaugural Ceremony of the Chicago Booth Executive MBA Program in Hong Kong

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Hong Kong

Chicago Booth Alumni Relations

August 31, 2014: 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Join Chicago Booth for the inaugural ceremony. This special event will bring faculty, alumni and students together as we celebrate this new chapter for Chicago Booth.


Island Shangri-La Hong Kong
The Island Ballroom
Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Central
Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Event Details

The celebration will be featuring Chicago Booth professors and other distinguished guests. MacArthur "genius grant" recipient Kevin M. Murphy and American Finance Association president Luigi Zingales will discuss Which Capitalism for the 21st Century?, moderated by David Booth, '71.

Dean Sunil Kumar and other distinguished speakers will also be presenting.


No Charge


Register Online

Deadline: 8/31/2014

Speaker Profiles

Francis T.F. Yuen, AB '75 (Speaker)
Chairman, Ortus Capital Management Ltd

Francis T.F. Yuen, AB '75 will deliver the Welcome Remarks

Eric D. Isaacs (Speaker)
Provost, University of Chicago

Eric D. Isaacs will provide a University of Chicago update.

Sunil Kumar (Speaker)
Dean and George Pratt Shultz Professor of Operations Management, Chicago Booth

Dean Kumar will provide a Chicago Booth update.

David Booth, '71 (Moderator)
Chairman and Co-CEO, Dimensional Fund Advisors

David Booth, '71 will moderate the panel discussion on Which Capitalism for the 21st Century?

Kevin M. Murphy (Panelist)
George J. Stigler Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, Chicago Booth

Kevin M. Murphy will be a panelist for the discussion Which Capitalism for the 21st Century?

Luigi Zingales (Speaker)
Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance and the David G. Booth Faculty Fellow, Chicago Booth

Luigi Zingales will be a panelist for the discussion Which Capitalism for the 21st Century?

Ian H. Solomon (Speaker)
Vice President for Global Engagement, The University of Chicago

Ian H. Solomon will deliver the Closing Remarks


Prescille Cernosia 
Senior Associate Director, Alumni Relations

Other Information

Panel Discussion

"Which Capitalism for the 21st Century?"
Following the financial crisis, should we still believe in free markets? What could we be doing to make them better?