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Andrea Mitchell, NBC News’ Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, to Keynote 2013 Wharton School MBA Graduation
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that University of Pennsylvania alumna and Trustee Andrea Mitchell will be the featured speaker at the School’s MBA graduation in Philadelphia.
Inder Sidhu, Cisco Senior Vice President of Strategy for Worldwide Operations, to Keynote 2013 Wharton MBA Program for Executives Graduation at Wharton | San Francisco
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that Inder Sidhu, Cisco Senior Vice President of Strategy for Worldwide Operations, will be the featured speaker at the School’s 2013 graduation ceremony for the MBA Program for Executives at Wharton | San Francisco.
Alex Gorsky, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson, to Keynote 2013 Wharton School MBA for Executives | Philadelphia Graduation
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that Wharton MBA for Executives alumnus Alex Gorsky, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson, will be the featured speaker at the School’s first-ever MBA for Executives graduation ceremony in Philadelphia.
March 1, 2013 | Press Releases
Twenty-three teams of MBA students analyzed an investment opportunity in Staples for senior Private Equity professionals. A team from The Wharton School placed in 1st, with teams from University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Columbia Business School in 2nd and 3rd, respectively.
February 26, 2013 | Press Releases
To meet the increasing demand of managers in need of a business basics primer, Wharton Executive Education has launched its newest program, Advancing Business Acumen.
February 25, 2013 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Cisco today unveiled the learning experience of the future — one that blends life-size visual communication via telepresence with collaboration technologies that significantly enhance the way faculty, students and alumni interact and learn, no matter how distant they may be from physical classrooms.
February 25, 2013 | Press Releases
Wharton Executive Education announced that it will be the host of the 2013 CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention, which will be held Oct. 21 through Oct. 24, 2013, on the Wharton School’s University of Pennsylvania campus.
February 14, 2013 | Press Releases
The Aresty Institute for Executive Education at the Wharton School announces a first-of-its-kind MBA-level program for financial professionals called Raising Capital to Fund Growth.
February 12, 2013 | Press Releases
Wharton’s Aresty Institute for Executive Education today announced a new global strategy program designed to help Indian executives navigate the complexities of growth in foreign markets.
February 5, 2013 | Press Releases
First Annual University of Pennsylvania Y-Prize Competition Grand Prize Winner is “IDENTIFIED” as Best of Penn-Owned Robot Concepts
The University of Pennsylvania announced that student team IDENTIFIED won the $5,000 Grand Prize of the 2012 Y-Prize Competition (yprize.upenn.edu), which includes rights to commercialize their application of Penn-owned robotics technology.
January 30, 2013 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania Announces $1.65 Million Contribution from Ellen Hanson Perlman and Richard E. Perlman
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce a $1.65 million contribution from Ellen Hanson Perlman and Richard E. Perlman to name The Perlman Prize to be awarded through the annual Wharton Business Plan Competition managed by Wharton Entrepreneurship.
January 22, 2013 | Press Releases
First Annual University of Pennsylvania Y-Prize Competition: Four Finalists Battle for the Rights to Commercialize Penn-Owned Robots
Co-sponsored by Penn Engineering, the Weiss Tech House, the Center for Technology Transfer, and the Wharton School, the Y-Prize is a brand new competition in which student teams propose innovative commercial applications for technology invented by University of Pennsylvania researchers.
January 8, 2013 | Press Releases
World Seen as More at Risk from Markets and Mother Nature – World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2013
Wharton School professors contribute to a study showing persistent economic malaise coupled with frequent extreme weather events are an increasingly dangerous mix.
December 5, 2012 | Press Releases
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading comprehensive, internet-based data research service, is pleased to announce its partnership with Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
November 26, 2012 | Press Releases
Doha GOALS – Gathering of All Leaders in Sports – has partnered with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in advance of its December Forum.
November 19, 2012 | Press Releases
Evolv and the Wharton School Collaborate to Advance Understanding of Workforce Management and Employee Performance
Evolv, the leading provider of SaaS-based workforce profitability solutions, today announced a collaboration with the Center for Human Resources at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the groundbreaking academic contributor of relevant research concerning domestic and international human resources for close to a century.
November 12, 2012 | Press Releases
The pioneers of Innovation Tournaments, Wharton professors Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich, and Wharton’s Aresty Institute for Executive Education, announce a unique opportunity for executives: learn to manage something often thought of as illusive and left to chance.
November 6, 2012 | Press Releases
ATREG, Inc., a global advisory firm to the semiconductor industry headquartered in Seattle, USA and The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania today released the key findings of a joint global IDM (integrated device manufacturer) industry study – Managing Complexity & Change in the Semiconductor Ecosystem.
October 30, 2012 | Press Releases
The Mack Center for Technological Innovation at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the Institute for the Future (IFTF) are pleased to announce the release of After Broadband: Imagining Hyperconnected Futures, a report based on a high-level experts workshop earlier this year.
October 15, 2012 | Press Releases
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that the Dean’s Medal, the School’s highest honor, will be awarded to two distinguished members of the Wharton community: Alvin V. Shoemaker, W’60, HON’95, and Sukanto Tanoto, WF’01.