BSR Conference 2012: Fast Forward / October 23-26 / New York

Matthew Bishop

U.S. Business Editor and New York Bureau Chief, The Economist

Session Speaker

Matthew Bishop

Matthew Bishop is the author of several books, including most recently In Gold We Trust? The Future of Money in an Age of Uncertainty, an e-book coauthored with Michael Green. The Road from Ruin (also written with Green and published in 2010) contemplates how to improve capitalism following the crash of 2008 and the subsequent economic downturn. Bishop is the author of several of The Economist’s special report supplements, including most recently The Great Mismatch, about the future of jobs; A Bigger World, which examines the opportunities and challenges of the rise of emerging economies and firms; The Business of Giving, which looks at the industrial revolution taking place in philanthropy; Kings of Capitalism, which anticipated and analyzes the boom in private equity; and Capitalism and Its Troubles, which examines the impact of problems such as the collapse of Enron. He is a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Role of Business.

Thank You, Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Cisco Hitachi PwC Target UL Responsible Sourcing

Associate Sponsors

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Supporting Sponsors

Adobe AT&T ExxonMobil Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Participating Sponsors

American Express Baker & McKenzie LLP Best Buy BNY Mellon Ford Hyatt Hotels Corporation The Walt Disney Company UPS Vale

Contributing Sponsors

Chevron icix Levi Strauss & Co.

Convening Media

Bloomberg Business Week Weber Shandwick

Marketing and Media

3BL Media BEF Caixin Media Corporate Knights Globescan GreenBiz Group Inc. Hemlock Responsible-Investor Sina Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) Tomorrow Partners