|9:30 – 10:30am
Morning Session I
Melissa Jones Briggs
Lecturer in Organizational Behavior
Melissa Jones Briggs elevates leaders by combining research from the fields of social science and the practical application of performance techniques. She designs, directs and deploys global leadership and inclusion programs; these initiatives help people, teams, and organizations navigate power dynamics in the workplace, through practical coaching and advising, backed up by ever-evolving data.
|1:00 – 2:00pm
Afternoon Session I
The Edith M. Cornell Professor of Political Economy
Neil Malhotra is the Edith M. Cornell Professor of Political Economy at Stanford Graduate School of Business. He also holds a courtesy appointment in the Department of Political Science. He serves as the Louise and Claude N. Rosenberg, Jr. Co-Director of the Center for Social Innovation at the Stanford GSB. He has authored over 60 articles on numerous topics including American politics, political behavior, and survey methodology.
2:20 – 3:30pm
Afternoon Session II
The Walter Kenneth Kilpatrick Professor of Organizational Behavior and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Brian Lowery is a Professor of Organizational Behavior and a social psychologist by training. He received his doctorate from UCLA in 2001 with a minor in statistical methods. Professor Lowery works to change the way people interact with each other in the world. At Stanford GSB, he is currently driving an initiative to shape enlightened and purposeful leaders for a diverse society, and in so doing, to define the meaning and nature of leadership itself.