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November 10 — Robert Courteau, President, SAP North America

Robert Courteau, president, SAP North America is responsible for all of SAP’s business operations in the US and Canada. Given the advancements in information technology and a diverse and global workforce that needs information –anywhere, any time — the need to effectively manage and share information, and the ability to distill this content in a timely and useable fashion is integral to adding value to products, customers and shareholders.

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December 7 — Howard Marks, Chairman and Co-founder, Oaktree Capital Management

Howard Marks is renowned for his insightful assessments of market opportunity and risk. He expounds on such concepts as “second-level thinking,” the price/value relationship, patient opportunism, and defensive investing. His client memos brim with insightful commentary and a time-tested, fundamental philosophy. He is author of The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor

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November 4 — Daniel Kahneman, Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences. Thinking, Fast and Slow

World-renowned for his seminal work on judgment, decision making, and happiness and well-being, Daniel Kahneman has has been major influence on notable writers like Dan Ariely, Richard Thaler, Steven Pinker, and Daniel Gilbert. His ideas have revolutionized economics, medicine, psychology, philosophy, legal studies, and a host of other disciplines by challenging fundamental ideas about rationality in thinking and decision making.

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