The Dean’s Speaker Series is the highest profile speaker series at Berkeley Haas. Bringing in a diverse mix of preeminent business leaders, the series provides the Haas community with insightful perspectives on effective leadership and opportunities for thought-provoking discussions.

Upcoming Speakers

Shantanu Narayaen

Shantanu Narayen, MBA 93

Chairman, President & CEO, Adobe

Wednesday, September 30
4-5pm

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Rosie Rios

Former Treasurer of the United States

Tuesday, October 6
12:30-1:30pm

Co-sponsored by Goldman School of Public Policy and Haas LatinX Business Club

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Muhammad Yunus

Founder, Grameen Bank & Nobel Laureate

Thursday, October 15
8-8:45pm

In conversation with Alex Budak

Co-sponsored by “Becoming a Changemaker”

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Jeff McDermott

Managing Partner, Greentech Capital Advisors

Tuesday, November 10
12:30-1:30pm

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Chip Bergh

President & CEO, Levi Strauss & Co.

Tuesday, December 1
5-6pm

Co-sponsored by the Center for Responsible Business

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Registration is required for all Dean’s Speaker Series events. Registration typically opens 7-10 days before an event, and a link will be posted on this page. These events are free, with priority registration given to students, staff, faculty, and invited guests of the Haas School of Business.

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Recent Speakers

Scott Galloway, MBA 92

Professor of Marketing, NYU Stern

“Thriving Amidst Adversity”

In conversation with Johanna Lewis, MBA 21 and Geoffrey Easterling, MBA 21

Co-sponsored by the FTMBA 2021 MBAA

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Brad Smith

President, Microsoft

“Leading in Times of Crisis”

A conversation with Alexa Koenig, Executive Director, UC Berkeley Human Rights Center

Co-sponsored by the Center for Responsible Business

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José Andrés

Founder, World Central Kitchen

In Collaboration with Edible Education 101

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Looking forward: How can we safely open the economy?

Panel of Faculty Moderated by Dan Mogulof, UC Berkeley Assistant Vice Chancellor, Public Affairs:

Al Kelly

Chairman & CEO, Visa

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David Aaker

Professor Emeritus, Haas School of Business

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Thomas Philippon

Professor of Finance, NYU Stern

The Great Reversal: How America Gave Up on Free Markets

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Past Speakers

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