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10 May, 2016 | (01 hr)

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Researcher and co-author of The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2016 report, Bart Van Ark, will be joined by leading innovation, risk, and procurement practitioners to discuss three key challenges CEOs are facing this year:

1) Operational Excellence,
2) Innovation/Digitization, and
3) Risk & Regulation

How do this year’s CEO hot-button issues resonate with them and their view of the business? How do their organizations handle these CEO concerns? Join this program and learn how leaders from different areas of the business are addressing CEOs’ top concerns for this year. 

Who should attend: Senior and middle management leaders of innovation, product and service development, risk management, operational excellence, IT technologies, strategic sourcing and procurement 

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Requirements : Attendees must be logged on for the duration of the webcast, participate in all interactive polls, and request credits via the on-screen form. Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based Program Level: Intermediate, Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree or higher, Advanced Preparation: None


Henrik Larsen

Henrik Larsen
Vice President Group Procurement
A.P. Moller - Maersk Group

Henrik Larsen commenced his employment with A.P. Moller - Maersk as a trainee in 1981. He was expatriated to San Francisco, USA. In 1985 he returned to Maersk Line in the Copenhagen head office, after which he was stationed to Dubai. First as Owners’ Representative for the A. P. Moller acti...Full Bio

Jeff Pratt

Jeff Pratt
General Manager Enterprise Risk Management

As Microsoft’s General Manager of Enterprise Risk, Jeff Pratt is responsible for advising Senior Leadership and ultimately the Board of Directors of potential events which may affect the achievement of company strategies and goals. The Enterprise Risk Office works in partnership with many r...Full Bio

Bart van Ark

Bart van Ark (Moderator)
Senior Advisor
The Conference Board

Bart van Ark is a Senior Advisor of the Economy, Strategy and Finance (ESF) Center at The Conference Board. From 2008 until September 2020 he was Chief Economist and Head ...Full Bio

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