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International Arena Speakers


The CIB's International Arena Speakers offer students and faculty the opportunity to exchange ideas with global leaders from business, government, and journalism. Arena Speakers deliver lectures, join classes and seminars, and meet with students and faculty individually. This access to distinguished international leaders is a great example of how Tuck combines human scale with global reach.

Upcoming Speakers

Monday, April 2, 2012, at 12 p.m., Borelli Classroom

 Peter Fisher, Senior Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income Portfolio Management, BlackRock

  (Co-sponsored with the Tuck News Hour Team)


See also CIB Highlights


Past Speakers


This slide show features highlights from the 2010-2011 academic year.


The Middle East a Year Later: Business as Usual?

Dirk Vandewalle, associate prof. of government at Dartmouth and adjunct associate prof. at Tuck, and U.N. political advisor specializing in Libya

Co-sponsored with Tuck News Hour

February 13, 2012

12 p.m., Borelli Classroom, Raether Hall


Peter Foyston T'90, CEO, Campbell Swire (formerly Campbell's Soup, Greater China)

"Brand-building Success in a Global Context"

November, 15, 2011, 12-1 p.m.

- Foyston's bio

-Location: Rosenwald Classroom


Rustom Desai, President, Corning India"Culture: Its Impact on the Success of Global Enterprises"

October 10, 2011, 12-1 p.m.

  - Desai's bio

  - Location: Stoneman Classroom


Samuel R. Allen, Chairman and CEO, Deere & Co."Feeding 9 Billion People Without Additional Resources"

September 19, 2011, 12-1 p.m.

   -Allen's bio

    -Location: Georgiopoulos Classroom


Robert Zoellick, President, The World Bank

"Global Economic Perspectives: A Conversation with Robert Zoellick"

  May 12, 2011, 12-1 p.m.

   Location: Raether Hall, Georgiopoulos Classroom


Panel Discussion: "Enabling Advancement: energy infrastructure in the developing world"  

The CIB, the Allwin Initiative, and the Dartmouth Energy Collaborative are working together on a panel titled "Enabling Advancement: energy infrastructure in the developing world."  The panel participants will explore current efforts underway to bring low-cost power to the developing world.

  April 11, 2011, 5-6:30 p.m.

  Location: Borelli Classroom

Peter Golder

Professor of Marketing, Tuck School of Business

"From Countryside to City Center: What China has taught me about global marketing."

   March 30, 2011, 12-1 p.m

  Those attending are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch.

   Location: Rosenwald Classroom

A New Arab Order?

Diederik "Dirk" Vandewalle, Dartmouth Associate Professor of Government and Adjunct Associate Professor at Tuck, and Mohammed S. Helal, with the Egyptian Foreign Service, will speak about the recent political upheaval in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Bahrain.  

    February 28, 2011, 12-1 p.m.

    Location: Georgiopoulos Classroom

    Co-hosted by the News Hour Team and the Tuck Africa Club

    Photos here.

Grammy-winner Vishwa Mohan Bhatt

This program of Indian classical music will be introduced by Tuck Professor Anant Sundaram and followed by light refreshments.

   February 16, 2011, 5-6 p.m.  

   Location: McLaughlin Atrium, Raether Hall

   Photos here.


David Marchick
Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
November 2, 2010

Stoneman Classroom, Tuck School

             PowerPoint slides posted with the permission of David Marchick 

    Ambrose Usih T'11 interviewed David Marchick:


Shoei Utsuda
Chairman of the Board
Mitsui & Company, Ltd.
October 12, 2010, 5-6 p.m.

Georgiopoulos Classroom, Tuck School

Gabriel Jaramillo, CEO

Sovereign Bank (recently acquired by Santander)

September 23, 2010

Tuck School

Nicholas Nesbitt D'85 Th'87
KenCall (Nairobi, Kenya)
February 23, 2010
Tuck School

Panel Discussion: Winning in the Global Consumer Packaged Goods Industry
John Jove T’89, VP International Retail, Pepsico
Nigel Hollis, EVP, Chief Global Analyst, Millward Brown
Moderated by Peter Golder, Professor of Marketing, Tuck School
January 19, 2010
Tuck School

Nadav Tamir
Consulate General of Israel to New England
January 14, 2010
Tuck School

Didier Pineau-Valencienne T'57
Partner, Sagard Partners
Discussion Moderated by Professor Anant Sundaram
October 22, 2009
Tuck School

Panel Discussion: Back from the Abyss? The Global Economy in the Wake of the Crisis
Moderated by Senior Associate Dean Robert Hansen
October 16, 2009
Tuck School

Peter Foyston T'90
General Manager
Campbell Soup Greater China
September 18, 2009
Tuck School