Date

Jun 12 2024
Expired!

Time

9:30 am - 4:15 pm

Outthinker Networks Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Roundtable in New York

Outthinker Networks Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Roundtable in New York

June 12, 2024 – New York, NY

Presented by: Heidrick & Struggles

AGENDA
09:30 – Welcome and check-in
10:00 – Introductions
10:30 – Leveraging Macroeconomic Insights for Strategic Advantage with Pierre Yared of Columbia Business School
12:30 – Lunch
01:30 – The Future of the CSO and Career Paths with Heidrick & Struggles
02:30 – Break
02:45 – Challenge Forum Rapid Rounds
03:45 – Takeaways, announcements, and close
04:15 – Networking and cocktails

Session Outlines – June 12th – New York / NY

Leveraging Macroeconomic Insights for Strategic Advantage with Pierre Yared

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In an era of unprecedented economic volatility, corporate strategy is being reshaped by seismic global forces. How can strategy executives steer their organizations through this turbulent landscape? Join Outthinker Networks members for a roundtable discussion led by Pierre Yared, Professor and Vice Dean of Executive Education at Columbia Business School. Yared will provide an expert analysis of current macroeconomic trends and issues, shedding light on how these broader economic forces can impact corporate strategy decisions.

Members will have the opportunity to share the big-picture macro challenges they are navigating within their organizations. Yared will then map these real-world scenarios to economic forces, offering strategic guidance on how to align strategic decision-making with the evolving global environment. This is a must-attend event for strategy leaders seeking to future-proof their organizations amidst dynamic macroeconomic shifts.

Speaker Bio: Pierre Yared is the MUTB Professor of International Business, Senior Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs, and Vice Dean for Executive Education at Columbia Business School. His research, which has been published in leading academic journals, focuses on macroeconomic policy and political economy. He is a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and an associate editor of the American Economic Review. Yared teaches Global Economic Environment, a Core MBA course in macroeconomics for which he received the Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Economic Club of New York. Yared received his AB in Economics from Harvard University and his PhD in Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

The Future of the CSO and Career Paths with Heidrick & Struggles

Heidrick & Struggles, a premier provider of global leadership advisory and on-demand talent solutions, will meet with members to explore the evolution of the Chief Strategy Officer position. Discussion will center around key trends shaping the modern CSO mandate, including the expansion of responsibilities beyond traditional strategy, the need for alignment and collaboration across the organization, digital capability building, and insights into strategy career pathways. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of how to maximize strategic impact and leadership in their increasingly multifaceted roles.