Tulane Business Forum

35th Annual

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
7:45AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:15AM - 1:45PM Conference

Presented By
Iberia Bank
Tulane University Freeman School of Business

Program Schedule

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8:15-8:30 a.m. Chris Bonura
President, Tulane Association of Business Alumni
New Orleans, La.
Forum Procedures
8:30 - 8:50 a.m. Ira Solomon
Dean, A.B Freeman School of Business
New Orleans, La.
Welcoming Remarks
8:50 - 9:20 a.m. Laura Cox Kaplan
Principal-in-Charge of Government, Regulatory Affairs & Public Policy, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Washington, D.C.
Staying Ahead of the Curve—Washington Strategies That Work For Business
9:20 - 9:50 a.m. Iftikhar Ahmad
Executive Director, New Orleans Aviation Board
New Orleans, La.
A World Class Airport for a World Class City
9:50 - 10:10 a.m. Break
10:10 - 10:40 a.m. Gregory C. Feirn
CEO, LCMC Health
New Orleans, La.
Community-focused Growth—Delivering on a Vision
10:40 - 11:10 a.m. Wan Kim
CEO, Smoothie King
Metairie, La.
Smoothie King's Roots Empowering Growth
11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Morning Keynote Presentation

Laurie Ann Goldman
Former CEO, SPANX
Atlanta, Ga.
Staying Hungry
12:00 - 12:40 p.m. Luncheon

12:40 - 1 p.m. Paul Spindt
Senior Associate Dean, A. B. Freeman School of Business, Tulane University
New Orleans, La.
Luncheon Welcoming Remarks & Keynote Introduction
1:00 - 1:50 p.m. Luncheon Keynote Presentation

David D. Dunlap
President & CEO, Superior Energy Services, Inc.
Houston, Texas
THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED: Capturing Competitive Differentiation and Value in the New World of Oil & Gas Services
1:50 p.m. Paul Spindt
Closing Remarks

*As of 7/21/14

Questions? Please contact:
A. B. Freeman School of Business
Goldring/Woldenberg Hall
7 McAlister Drive
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 862-8470

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