Recent Events

Americas Society/Council of the Americas (AS/COA), the premier forum dedicated to the understanding and debate of key issues confronting the Americas, was announced today as the exclusive “Thought Leadership Partner” of the “Cuba Opportunity Summit” hosted by Knowledge@Wharton (http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu), the online research and business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Knowledge@Wharton is organizing the conference in New York City on April 1 in collaboration with The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania and Momentum.

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Knowledge@Wharton, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s online research and business analysis journal, in collaboration with The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania and Momentum, a leading event organizer, today announced it will host a major conference for senior U.S. executives to gain insight into the legal and business challenges of doing business in Cuba as well as to capitalize on the opportunities of tapping into the island’s market.

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Knowledge @ Wharton has announced it is an official media sponsor of the 2006 Supernova Conference.  Supernova is a conference on emerging technologies presented in partnership with the Wharton School. During the conference, June 21-23 at Wharton West and other San Francisco locations, K @ W will interview high level thought leaders for the SuperNova audience, its Web site and K @ W readers/listeners.

In advance of the conference, Kevin Werbach, a professor of legal studies and business ethics at Wharton and a founder of the conference, spoke with, among others, Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist.com, Julie Herendeen, vice president of Network Products at Yahoo and William Flitter, CMO of Pheedo. All three are involved with successful online communities, a topic of primary importance at SuperNova 2006. MORE

Knowledge@Wharton Essay Competition Award Ceremony: Knowledge@Wharton will announce the student award winners from India who most successfuly answered the question: What Can China and India Learn from Each Other? Prizes are supplied courtesy of sponsors Wipro and Lenovo, including Lenovo laptop computers, as well as by Wharton Executive Education programs and Wharton School Publishing.

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