The New York Times to Host Inaugural DealBook Conference, ‘Opportunities for
Tomorrow,’ Wednesday, December 12
Lloyd Blankfein, Jamie Dimon, Indra Nooyi and Eric Schmidt among speakers in
conversation with New York Times journalists
NEW YORK -- November 27, 2012
The New York Times announces its inaugural DealBook conference, “Opportunities
for Tomorrow,” which will explore the opportunities and challenges posed by
the 2012 election results, including the regulatory landscape, the
relationship between economic growth and jobs, and what Congress and the
President should do for the economy over the next four years.
The conference will take place Wednesday, Dec. 12, beginning at 9 a.m. E.S.T.
The Times will bring together around 400 leaders in the global economy to
discuss and debate the opportunities for tomorrow that have been redefined by
One-on-one conversations, panel discussions and “flash” sessions of rapid-fire
questions from the audience with featured participants will include some of
the world’s most influential chief executive officers, analysts and
Among the featured participants are: Lloyd Blankfein, chairman, CEO and
president of Goldman Sachs; Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JP Morgan Chase &
Company; Indra Nooyi, chairman and CEO of PepsiCo; David Rubenstein, co-CEO
and co-founder of The Carlyle Group; Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google; and
Stephen A. Schwarzman, co-founder, chairman and CEO of The Blackstone Group.
In leading and moderating sessions, DealBook founder and columnist and CNBC
anchor Andrew Ross Sorkin will be joined by journalists from The New York
Times, including: Charles Duhigg, reporter and author of “The Power of Habit;”
Quentin Hardy, deputy technology editor; Paul Krugman, Op-Ed columnist; David
Leonhardt, Washington bureau chief; Joe Nocera, Op-Ed columnist; and James
Stewart, Business Day columnist.
The by-invitation-only event will be available to the public via live stream,
which is free to view, at www.NYTDealBookConference.com. Follow @DealBook for
live updates from the conference and use #DBconf to join the conversation.
“DealBook is a must-read for dealmakers, investors and readers around the
globe, and our first DealBook conference will bring unique, topical
conversations with financial and corporate leaders to a live audience of 400
here and, via live streaming, to many, many more worldwide,” said Gerald
Marzorati, The New York Times’s editor who oversees New York Times
conferences. “With the campaign behind us, now is a critical time to come
together and examine in-depth the ideas and issues that will define our
economy moving forward.”
Joining The New York Times are BlackBerry as founding sponsor, NYSE Euronext
as silver sponsor, PwC as supporting sponsor and CNBC as media sponsor of
“Opportunities for Tomorrow.” Sorkin will co-anchor CNBC’s signature morning
show “Squawk Box” (M-F, 6AM-9AM ET), live from TheTimesCenter the morning of
For more information about the conference, including the agenda and full
speaker lineup, visit www.NYTDealBookConference.com.
About The New York Times Company
The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT), a leading global, multimedia news and
information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York
Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com,
BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com and related properties. The Company’s core purpose
is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality
news and information.
This press release can be downloaded from www.nytco.com.
The New York Times Company
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