Past Events

Wednesday, May 19, 2004
Annual Dinner and Distinguished Lecture

Elsie Hillman, Philanthropist


Tuesday, February 17, 2004
William Isler, Chairman -- Pittsburgh School Board and President -- Family Communications, Inc.


Wednesday, March 17, 2004
Michael Langley, CEO -- Allegheny Conference on Community Developoment


Tuesday, January 13, 2004

"Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon"
Richard Hoey: Chief Economist, Mellon Financial Corporation
Stuart Hoffman: Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, PNC Financial Services Group
David Hunter: Chairman, Hunter Associates, Inc.
James C. Stalder (Moderator): Dean,  A.J. Palumbo School of Business Administration, Duquesne University.


Thursday, November 13, 2003

"Building Bridges:  Perspectives on Pittsburgh and Dortmund"
Dr. Utz Ingo K�pper: Chief Executive Officer, Economic and Employment Promotion, Dortmund
Walter W. Stucky: President, VEKA U.S.A. Inc.                            


Wednesday, October 22, 2003

"A New American Steel Industry?"
Tom Usher: U.S. Steel
Leo Gerard: International President of the United Steelworkers of America


Thursday, September 18, 2003

"On the Brink:  Cities and the Fiscal Crisis"
William Peduto:  District 8, Pittsburgh City Council
Dr. Mehmet S. Tosun: Research Assistant Professor, College of Business &Economics, West Virginia University


2002-2003 Program

Thursday, April 3, 2003

"Ontario's Innovation Agenda"
Barbara Miller: Deputy Minister, Ontario Ministry of Enterprise, Opportunity and Innovation 


Tuesday, March 11, 2003

"Globalpittsburgh" and the Global Economy
Roger Cranville, OBE,Senior Vice President, Global Investment, Pittsburgh Regional Alliance & Executive Director, British-American Business Council - Pittsburgh Region, Inc.


Tuesday, Jan 14, 2003

Annual Forecast Luncheon
R
ichard Hoey: Chief Economist, Mellon Financial Corporation
Stuart Hoffman: Chief Economist, PNC Financial Services Group
David Hunter: Chairman, Hunter Associates, Inc.
Moderator:  James C. Stalder:  Dean, A.J. Palumbo School of Business Administration, Duquesne University.


Wednesday, Dec 11, 2002  

"Corporate Conduct and Ethics: Lessons of the Fall"
James C. Stalder: Dean, Duquesne University School of Business Administration
P. Jerome Richey: Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersol


Wednesday, November 20, 2002 

"A Perspective on Consumer Spending Choices -- Past and Present"
Ronald H. Muhlenkamp: Founder & President, Muhlenkamp & Company

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Thursday, October 31, 2002

"Maintaining Momentum in Turbulent Economic Times"
James E Cashman, III: President & CEO ANSYS, Inc.

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2001-2002 Program

Tuesday, April 23, 2002 
The Robotics Opportunity for the Pittsburgh Region
Steve DiAntonio: Director For Strategic Business Development, National Robotics Engineering Consortium, Carnegie Mellon University

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Tuesday, March 19, 2002 
Fallout From the Enron Debacle:
How Legislative Responses Could Alter the Course of Your 401(k) Account
Linda K. Shore: Silverstein and Mullens - a division of Buchanan Ingersoll, Georgetown University Law Center


Tuesday, February 19, 2002 
Annual Career Day Program
Matt Tunnell: Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development.


Tuesday, January 15, 2002 -Annual Economic Forecast  Luncheon

Richard Hoey: Chief Economist, Mellon Financial Corporation
Stuart Hoffman: Chief Economist, PNC Financial Services Group
David Hunter: Chairman, Hunter Associates, Inc.

Moderator: James C. Stalder, Dean School of Business Administration, Duquesne University.


Tuesday, November 13, 2001 -- Marketing Southwestern Pennsylvania:

Ronnie L. Bryant, CEcD: President and Chief Operating Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Alliance


Tuesday, October 16, 2001 --  Security Perspectives From Cyberspace:  Bolstering Our Cyber-defenses Against External Threats

L. Dain Gary, CISSP: Vice President, Security Services, RedSiren Technologies, Inc.