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Georgia MBA Alumni Symposium

March 25, 2022

Stelling Family Study | Moore-Rooker Hall
Terry College Business Learning Community |Athens, GA

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8:30 am – 9:00 am               

Conference Check-In

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Benjamin C. Ayers
Dean and Earl Davis Chair in Taxation   

9:15 am – 10:30am               

Keynote Presentation: The Story of AFLAC
Dan Amos

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aflac   

10:30am – 10:45 am             


10:45am – 12:00 pm             

Clarity: Strategies to Achieve Personal and Organizational Focus
Bill Faulkner
Associate Director for Executive MBA Career and Leadership

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Future of Business –
How are Automation, Technology, and Public Policy Making An Impact?

Santanu Chatterjee
Associate Dean for Diversity, International and Master's Programs Director, Full-Time Mba & MS Business Analytics Programs
Josiah Meigs Professor of Economics

Rick Watson
Regents Professor & J. Rex Fuqua Distinguished Chair for Internet Strategy
Department of Management Information Systems

Laura Phillips Sawyer
Associate Professor, School of Law
Courtesy Appointment, Department of Economics, Terry College of Business

Moderated By:
Patrick Waite
Vice President of Audit Services, Cox Enterprises
Part-Time Lecturer, Terry College of Business

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Immersion Sessions ~
**Location: Correll Hall**

I. “Leading Change” – Room 313
Don Addison
Lecturer, Institute for Leadership Advancement
Troy Montgomery
Lecturer, Department of Management   

II. “Sustainability” – Room 315
Chris Cornwell
Department Head, Professor and Simon S. Selig, Jr. Chair for Economic Growth, Department of Economics

III. “Workplace Inclusion” – Room 222
Susan Brown
Director of Professional and Executive MBA Programs

3:45 pm – 4:30 pm

TerryX – Big Idea Worth Sharing
Rodney Bullard
, MBA ‘12
Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility for Chick-fil-A, Inc. and Executive Director of the Chick-Fil-A Foundation