Recent News and Media Releases

Americas Society/Council of the Americas (AS/COA), the premier forum dedicated to the understanding and debate of key issues confronting the Americas, was announced today as the exclusive “Thought Leadership Partner” of the “Cuba Opportunity Summit” hosted by Knowledge@Wharton (http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu), the online research and business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Knowledge@Wharton is organizing the conference in New York City on April 1 in collaboration with The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania and Momentum.

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Knowledge@Wharton, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s online research and business analysis journal, in collaboration with The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania and Momentum, a leading event organizer, today announced it will host a major conference for senior U.S. executives to gain insight into the legal and business challenges of doing business in Cuba as well as to capitalize on the opportunities of tapping into the island’s market.

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PHILADELPHIA, PA, DECEMBER 4, 2013–Knowledge@Wharton, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s online research and business analysis journal, today announced it will launch a conference for senior executives in the consumer goods and retail industries. Titled, “High Velocity Growth 2014: The Retail and Consumer Goods Summit,” the two-day event will take place on April 28-29, 2014, at the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square, New York. MORE

Martin Ringlein to present “Fostering a Creative Economy: Designing for a Nation” at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. & PHILADELPHIA, October 29, 2013 — Martin Ringlein, Presidential Innovation Fellow at the White House, Office of Science and Technology Policy, will keynote the Social Media Leadership Awards at the Wharton School on December 9, 2013. The awards are part of a social media conference featuring industry leaders from Adobe, Morgan Stanley, American Airlines, Campbell Soup Company, and GlaxoSmithKline, among others, who will share best practices and strategies across multiple disciplines in the industry.  MORE