W. Kent Fuchs, Ph.D., President, University of Florida
February 14, 2017
"The Role of Research Universities in Shaping Florida's Future"
Jonathan Altman, Senior Analyst/Assistant Program Manager for Military Strategy and Communications, Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
January 13, 2017
"What's Going on and Why You Should Care: A Review of Recent U.S. Foreign Policy"
Jonathan Altman remarks
Erik Jacobsen, President, Deseret Ranches, and General Manager, Deseret Ranches of Florida
November 14, 2016
"A Look into Deseret Ranches of Florida"
Ambassador Chuck Cobb, CEO/Senior Managing Director, Cobb Partners
September 20, 2016
"Florida's Priorities: 2016 Compared to 1980"
Marilyn Geewax, Senior Business Editor, National Public Radio
September 8, 2016
"How Economic Issues have Changed on the Campaign Trail Since 2012"
Leonard Steinhorn, Professor, School of of Communication, and Affiliate Professor of History, American University
July 7, 2016
"Cuba on the Cusp: Challenges, Questions and Opportunities"
James E. Nevels, Chairman, The Swarthmore Group, and Lead Independent Director, The Hershey Company
May 26, 2016
"From Greenbacks to Chocolate and Everything In Between"
John Kirtley, Co-Founder, KLH Capital
April 26, 2016
"How Florida is Redefining Public Education"
Susan Page, Washington Bureau Chief, USA Today
March 14, 2016
"Trump and Turmoil: What the 2016 Election Tells Us About America's Future"
Jon Sawyer, Executive Director, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
October 23, 2015
"The World is Better than You Think: The Case for Hope in a Gloomy Time"
Lindsey M. Piegza, Chief Economist, Stifel, Nicolaus and Company, Inc.
August 18, 2015
"Economic Outlook: Moving Beyond the First Half of 2015"
Frank DiBello, President and CEO, Space Florida
July 7, 2015
"Transforming Florida's Future in Space"
Jeff Atwater, Chief Financial Officer, State of Florida
June 23, 2015
"Fiscal Discipline and Free Market Enterprise in Florida"
Michelle Robinson, Vice President, Government Affairs, Verizon
May 18, 2015
"U.S. Communications and Innovation: Economic Impact"
Adam Putnam, Commissioner, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
April 28, 2015
"Water Policy and the Agriculture Industry"
Gary R. Heminger, President & CEO, Marathon Petroleum Corporation
March 20, 2015
"Marathon Petroleum Corporation and Florida's Energy Future"
John Thrasher, President, Florida State University
February 3, 2015
"Florida State University: A Preeminent University on the Rise"
Greg Baty, Principal, Hamilton LaneBarry Gilway, President/CEO and Executive Director, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
October 13, 2014
"The Florida Growth Fund: Investing in ourselves for the benefit of ourselves"
July 10, 2014Elmira Mangum,
"2014 Risk Transfer Program and Florida Private Insurance Market Overview"
President, Florida A&M University
June 3, 2014
"Florida A&M University's Economic Impact and Contributions to the State of Florida"
David Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group
May 6, 2014
"Investing, Philanthropy and Public Service"
Ed Poppell, Director, University of Florida Development Corporation
David Day, Director, Office of Technology Licensing, University of Florida
April 21, 2014
"University of Florida - Innovation Square: Mind to Market"
Dr. William C. Rupp, CEO, Mayo Cinic in Florida
March 13, 2014
"Mayo Clinic - Healthcare Reform"
Patrick "Pat" Geraghty, Chairman/CEO, Florida Blue
February 18, 2014
"The Future of Healthcare: A Payor's Perspective"
Paul Salem, Senior Managing Director, Providence Equity Partners
January 31, 2014
"Media Investing in the 21st Century"
Hon. Don Gaetz, Florida Senate President
November 4, 2013
"Linking K-12 and Postsecondary Education to the Realities and Opportunities of the 21st Century Global Economy"
Bob Buckhorn, Mayor, Tampa, Florida
October 4, 2013
"Economic Impact of the Republican National Convention and Super Bowls"
Charles Wells, former Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice
September 20 , 2013
"Bush v. Gore"
Ed Murray, Jr., NAI TALCOR
Matt Behnke, Associate Athletic Director for FSU
Jay Townsend, Asst. City Manager, City of Tallahassee
July 25, 2013
"Economic Development in Tallahassee"
Dr. David Walker, Founder & CEO, Comeback America Initiative & former U.S. Comptroller General
June 17, 2013
"Putting Federal, State and Local Governments on a Fiscally Sustainable Course”
Adebayo Ogunlesi, Chairman & Managing Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners
May 24, 2013
“Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Oil Drilling"
Dr. Charles Reed, Chancellor Emeritus, Cal. State University System & State University System of Fla.
April 19, 2013
"Higher Education Benefits to Individual/Society"
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI)
March 1, 2013
"State of the American Free Enterprise System”
Ken Mehlman, Global Head of Public Affairs, Kohlberg, Kravis & Roberts & former RNC Chairman
January 8, 2013
"America 2013, Challenges and Opportunities"
Ted Fishman, Bestselling Author, China, Inc. & Shock of Gray: the Aging of the World’s Population
November 30, 2012
“The Best is Yet to Come. The momentary challenges and long- term treasures of our longer lives and older population"
Adam Putnam, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture
October 10, 2012
"Strengthening Florida's Economy"
Allan Katz, U.S. Ambassador to Portugal
September 11, 2012
“From Ground Zero on the Euro Economic Crisis. What it looks like from here and how it is affecting America”
Chris Thompson, President/CEO, VISIT FLORIDA
July 31, 2012
"A Historical Perspective and the Road Ahead for Ensuring Florida's Tourism Industry is Competitive and Sustainable”
Frank Sanchez, Under Secretary for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce
June 22, 2012
"Keeping American Businesses Competitive: How Exports Are Helping Drive the U.S. Recovery”
Jack Gerard, President & CEO, American Petroleum Institute
April 17, 2012
“A Real Energy Policy for the U.S."
Barry Sternlicht, Chairman & CEO, Starwood Capital Group
March 9, 2012
"Investment Opportunities in Real Estate and Related Credit: Where are we?”
John Forney, Raymond James, & Financial Advisor for the Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund, Citizens Insurance Corporation & the Florida Insurance Guarantee Association
February 14, 2012
"Reagan, Crist, Rubio, and the Florida Property Insurance Market: The Common Thread"
Carl Hulse, Deputy Washington Bureau Chief, New York Times
November 21, 2011
"What’s the Matter with Congress?”
Dave Bruns, AARP Florida’s Communication Manager
Ron Sachs, President, Sachs Communications
August 18, 2011
"Choose Tallahassee —The Economics of Retirees"
Frank Brogan,Chancellor, State University System of Florida
June 2, 2011
"Building a New Florida: How Our Universities Can Transform Florida's Economy"
Joseph Keating, Executive Vice President, CIO and Head of Wealth Management, CenterState Bank
May 12, 2011
"Economic and Financial Outlook"
Jeff Atwater, Chief Financial Officer, State of Florida
April 4, 2011
"Economic Indicator: A Bright Future for the Sunshine State"
Dennis P. Lockhart, President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
March 3, 2011
Understanding Today's Employment Challenge"
Gen. James Cartwright, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
February 18, 2011
"21st Century National Security"
Sen. Bob Graham, Co-chair, BP Oil Spill Commission
January 14, 2011
"Deep Water: The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Oil Drilling"
Eric Barron, President, Florida State University
October 7, 2010
"Universities as Economic Engines for States and Communities"
Miles O'Brien, Former Chief CNN Science Correspondent
September 23, 2010
"Barbarians Inside the Gate: The New Media Revolution"
Susan Dentzer, Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs
February 23, 2010
"The Future of Health Reform"
Glenn Robertson, President, Glenn W. Robertson & Associates and
Bob Inzer, Clerk and Comptroller, Leon County
July 17, 2008
"We Reap That Which We Sow: Failure to Invest Limits Florida's and Tallahassee's Future"
David M. Walker, Comptroller of the United States
June 10, 2005