Symposium Schedule | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Symposium Schedule

*This schedule is tentative, and is subject to change.

Virtual Symposium on Digital Globalization

February 25th, 2022
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Launch of the Book, The Digital Multinational: Navigating the New Normal in Global Business (MIT Press, 2022)

Address by:

  • Manoj Malhotra, Dean, Weatherhead School of Management
  • John Quelch, Dean, Miami Herbert Business School
  • Robert Holland, Managing Director, MIT Sloan Management Review
  • Alain Verbeke, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of International Business Studies

Brief Overview of the Book:

  • Satish Nambisan and Yadong Luo
10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Opening Keynote
  • Anil Gupta, Dingman Chair in Strategy and Entrepreneurship, University of Maryland
10:30 am – 11:30 a.m. Panel Discussions
On the Promise and Perils of Digital Globalization

Moderators: Satish Nambisan and Yadong Luo

Panelists (in alphabetical order):
  • Mike Fisher, Chief Technology Officer, Etsy
  • Sreekanth Jayabalan, VP – Information and Digital Technologies, APAC, Kimberly Clark (Singapore)
  • Klaus Meyer, Professor – International Business, Ivey Business School
  • Bijoy Sagar, EVP & Chief Information Technology and Digital Transformation Officer (CIDO), Bayer
  • Deep Thomas, Chief Data Officer, Nomura (Singapore)
  • Andrew Wilson, Chief Digital Officer, Microsoft
11:30 am – 11:45a.m. A brief ‘fireside chat’ on digital globalization
  • Jagdish Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of Marketing, Emory University in conversation with Satish Nambisan
11:45a.m. Closing Keynote
  • George Westerman, Sloan School of Management, MIT