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Mitch Daniels (Exclusively WSB)

With over 40 years of successful economic stewardship in the private and public sectors, Mitch Daniels—the highly regarded two-term governor of Indiana and former director of the Office of Management and Budget—examines the fiscal and economic reforms needed to revitalize the ailing financial system, refuel optimism, address debt and deficit reduction and successfully navigate the tides of a rapidly evolving world. Daniels provides audiences with a candid, multidimensional, solution-oriented perspective stressing the importance of innovation and fostering growth while offering thought-provoking dialogue about the implications of chronic deficit and even more intrusive and expansive government for democratic institutions.

America is not unfamiliar with unique advantages in many industries; however, from technology and energy to demographics, many of these advantages are being challenged in the 21st Century. Key factors impacting the current global landscape are globalization, diffusion of technology and global demographic shifts. The U.S. faces multiple challenges from traditional state actors and will need to rapidly adapt as new threats will have increasing implications on the U.S. homeland. Having spent much of his career working around the globe, General Dempsey is uniquely positioned to offer unmatched insights on a changing world. From North Korea, Russia and Iran, to Africa, Europe and Asia, to America’s role in the world today, Dempsey is able to address the day’s most pressing issues and how these changes directly impact your business in this captivating and eye-opening presentation.

Christopher Dodd (Exclusively WSB)

Having led a wide-ranging, tireless and effective 36-year career, Chris Dodd speaks with authority on issues of vital importance to America’s future. As the author of some of the most significant pieces of legislation to be enacted over the last quarter century, Dodd discusses the impact that Washington will have on business, the economy, foreign policy and many other issues. Topic areas include:

  • Business, the Economy and Washington: A Look at Dodd-Frank’s Impact on America
  • Health Care Reform: The Effects on the Business and Consumer Landscape
  • Consumer Credit: Reform in the Age of Plastic
  • The Future of Latin America: Opportunities and Challenges for U.S. Policy in the Hemisphere
  • A Family Affair: The Impact of FMLA and Washington’s Role in Helping Families

Christopher Dodd (Exclusively WSB)

Senator Dodd draws on his extensive experience to give audiences an understanding of the impact of current events and the political landscape on such issues as the economy, budget deficit, unemployment, health care, immigration, the future of Social Security and Medicare, U.S. foreign policy, the war in Afghanistan, the on-going unrest in the Middle East and other critical issues facing the country here at home and around the world. Dodd addresses the course ahead for the President and Congress examining the efforts of both political parties as they look solve the major issues facing our country today.

Sam Donaldson (Exclusively WSB)

Sam Donaldson looks at Washington's biggest stories: policy and impending legislation, politics and the key figures behind today’s headline news. Whatever's hot, from news out of the Trump Administration to what’s happening on Capitol Hill, Donaldson explores the issues and gives the audience a chance to talk back in the lively question and answer period.

Together, two of the most celebrated women in politics, Mary Matalin, former Republican presidential advisor, and Donna Brazile, veteran Democratic political strategist, draw on over 50 years combined in politics and a 30-year close friendship to share with audiences an entertaining, candid and sharp analysis of Washington politics and the gut issues that surround the 2016 race for the White House.

Ken Duberstein (Exclusively WSB)

Ken Duberstein provides a topical, up-to-the-minute political outlook of what's going on in Washington, as well as an insider's guide to the presidency and predictions about the future of politics and policy. Sought after for his penetrating analysis, Duberstein evaluates Congress and the Trump Administration and discusses whether a divided Congress can work together to get America on the road to recovery.

Rising longevity and the aging of the massive boomer generation are radically altering both the demographic landscape and every aspect of the consumer marketplace. Already 50+ consumers account for more than half of all spending and control more than 70% of total U.S. net worth. In the coming years, we’ll see explosive business growth fueled by this unprecedented age wave.

In this provocative new presentation, for business leaders seeking to understand, re-gear, and thrive in the era of unprecedented longevity, Dr. Ken Dychtwald offers a revealing glimpse into the future. He will explore which industries, products and services will dominate the boomer marketplace and are hiding in plain sight:

• What medical breakthroughs and technologies are on the horizon that have the potential to dramatically transform health, aging, and longevity

• How an aging population’s evolving need for healthy choices will influence food, beverage, and supplement sectors

• How a cyclic lifeplan – with repeated personal reinventions - will stimulate demand for new ways to learn, give, volunteer, work, and enjoy life

• How the aging boomers will re-invent retirement and re-define the travel and leisure, housing, and financial services industries

• Lessons learned from four decades on the front lines about the successes of pioneering companies worldwide that have “cracked the code” and created brands and marketing strategies that resonate with this new generation of brand loyal consumers

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