Wharton conferences run by students attract business leaders from around the world. In addition to annual industry conferences such as Private Equity Conference and Wharton Marketing Conference, students organize region-specific events which may include the Africa Business Conference, Asia Business Conference, India Economic Forum, and Wharton Latin America Conference.
A team of four undergraduate students—Ryan Chen, William Howoong Chun, Larry Fan (all Wharton seniors) and Shilpa Kannan (a senior in the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology)—took on the world and won. Along with faculty representative, Marketing Professor Keith Niedermeier, they bested 18 university teams representing five continents at…Read More
A time of transition is always difficult. But Punit Goenka has managed successfully because he looks upon his father — who founded Indian media and entertainment company, Zee Entertainment, of which Goenka is now CEO — as his guru. He will be successful, he says, the day his father thinks…Read More
By Sirin Akaraphan, WG15 A special visit to Wharton by His Excellency Pisan Manawapat, the 44th Thai Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the US, marked one of the most important events for the Southeast Asia Club this year. Thailand is the United States’ oldest friend and close ally in Asia,…Read More