Corning CEO Wendell Weeks emphasized that all aspects of business - what, how, and why - must come together to drive innovation when he visited Johnson to deliver the 27th annual Lewis B. Durland Memorial Lecture.
Entrepreneurs from throughout the country, including keynote speaker Hamdi Ulukaya, CEO of Chobani, joined with Cornell alumni, students, faculty and staff Nov. 7 in New York City for a daylong conference, “Beyond the Horizon,” hosted by Entrepreneurship at Cornell.
Energy sector alumni shared developments and concerns about the future of energy at the 2014 Johnson Energy Connection: Fueling Interest in Renewable and Alternate Energy, Sept. 26 and 27. Hosted by Johnson's Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise and co-organized by Johnson's Energy Club, and the Sustainable Global Enterprise Club, the event was sponsored by Chevron and Emerson.
Johnson Women in Business, an annual education and networking event sponsored by Johnson's Office of Diversity and Inclusion, gives woman students and alumnae from varied backgrounds an opportunity to come together and share their experiences and offers prospective women MBA candidates a chance to learn about what an MBA has to offer.
Key note speaker Fred Keeton, chief diversity officer and vice president of external affairs for Caesars Entertainment, urged a group of Johnson students, prospective students, and faculty, to broaden their definition of diversity at Johnson's 2014 Diversity Symposium at Sage Hall on Oct. 24.