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Wharton Business Plan Competition Perlman Grand Prize Winner BioCellection is Cleaning the Oceans with Bioengineered Bacteria

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced that student team BioCellection won the $30,000 Perlman Grand Prize of the 2016 Wharton Business Plan Competition—as well as the Wharton Social Impact Prize, the Gloeckner Undergraduate Award, the Michelson People’s Choice Award, and the Committee Award for Most ‘Wow Factor,’ making them the first team in BPC history to win five awards. Read More

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2016 Wharton People Analytics Conference to Feature Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, Soccer Great Abby Wambach and Wharton Faculty on Data-driven Approach to Managing People

The third annual Wharton People Analytics Conference, co-organized by Wharton students and Wharton Professors Adam Grant and Cade Massey, will bring together 400 business leaders and academics interested in a new, data-driven approach to managing people at work. Read More

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The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Announces $10 Million Gift to Name and Expand the Impact of the Anne and John McNulty Leadership Program

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is delighted to announce a $10 million commitment from Anne Welsh McNulty, (Wharton MBA Class of 1979), which will drive the expansion and global reach of the current Wharton Leadership Program, building on a foundation of over 20 years of innovation and impact in leadership development.Read More

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Global Risk Report 2016: A World at Risk

The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2016, undertaken in conjunction with the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center of the University of Pennsylvania for the past 11 years, reports opinions of 750 experts who assessed 29 global risks for both impact and likelihood over a 10-year time horizon and is being released today in advance of the Forum’s annual meeting taking place next week in Davos.Read More

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Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists to Hold No-Cost New York Program on Fed Policy & Real Estate, March 3, 2016

Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, help reporters gain better understanding of key business and economic issues. This free, one-day program will feature Wharton Profs Peter Conti-Brown and Sam Chandan on Fed Policy and Real Estate trends respectively. Read More