Management Conference 2017

Shaping the Theory and Practice of Business

May 5, 2017

Why Attend

Event Details


For more than 60 years, Management Conference has showcased what the University of Chicago Booth School of Business does best—stretching, challenging, pushing, and questioning the theory and practice of business. This year's business conference includes a keynote conversation with The Pritzker Group's Tony N. Pritzker, ’87, and J.B. Pritzker, panel discussions with leading business executives, and classroom talks from Booth's preeminent faculty on crucial management topics.

May 5, 2017
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Fairmont Hotel (Lunch and Keynote)
200 N. Columbus Dr.

Gleacher Center (Afternoon Sessions)
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr.


Keynote Conversation: Tony N. Pritzker, ’87, and J.B. Pritzker

The Co-Managing Partners of The Pritzker Group discuss "Leading and Investing from the Sweet Spot," moderated by Roxanne Martino, ’88.

Meet the Speakers

Management Insights for Everyone

Management Conference welcomes business leaders from around the globe for a day of intellectual engagement, professional development, and intensive business education with Chicago Booth's world-renowned faculty. 

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Management Conference is the wonderful intersection of conceptual, discipline-based knowledge shared by Booth professors, and industry expertise and organizational knowledge from successful executives. It’s an amazing opportunity to make meaningful connections to people who matter—to their organizations, their communities, their families, and society in general—and discover both intellectual and practical management insights. It’s pure Booth.

—Linda Ginzel, Clinical Professor of Managerial Psychology
Breakout Session: Building Your Leadership Capital