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Georgia MBA Alumni Symposium

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

March 25, 2022


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 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