Recent Milken Institute Speakers

Recent Milken Institute Speakers

Every year, the Milken Institute Global Conference brings together more than 800 of the brightest minds across sectors including:

Jerome Adams

Surgeon General, United States

Robert Bakish

President and CEO, Viacom Inc.

Marc Benioff

Chairman Founder, and Co-CEO,

Tom Brady

Quarterback, New England Patriots;
Founder TB12

George W. Bush

43rd President of the United States;
Founder, George W. Bush Presidential

William J. Clinton

42nd President of the United States;
Founder and Board Chair, Clinton

James Corden

Host, The Late Late Show; Partner,

Raymond Dalio

Founder, Chairman and Co-Chief
nvestment Officer, Bridgewater Associates

Jamie Dimon

Chairman, President and CEO,
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Ava DuVernay

Writer, Director, Producer and Film

Mary Callahan Erdoes

CEO, JPMorgan Asset & Wealth

Anne Finucane

Vice Chairman, Bank of America;
Chairman of the Board, Bank of
America, Merrill Lynch Europe

Adena Friedman

President, CEO, and Member of
the Board of Directors, Nasdaq

Bill Gates

Co-Chair and Trustee, Bill & Melinda
Gates Foundation

Joe Gebbia

Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer,

Jane Goodall

Founder, Jane Goodall


Richard Haass

President, Council on Foreign Relations

Tom Hanks

Actor and Producer

Jane Harman

Director, President, and CEO,
the Wilson Center; Former


Jeffrey L. Harmening

Chairman of the Board and CEO,
General Mills

Marillyn Hewson

Chairman, President and CEO,
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Barbara Humpton

CEO, Siemens USA

Valerie Jarrett

Senior Advisor, Obama Foundation

His Excellency Paul Kagame

President of Rwanda

Al Kelly

Chairman and CEO, Visa, Inc.

Gayle King

Co-Host, CBS This Morning


Christine Lagarde

Managing Director and Chairwoman, International Monetary Fund

Kai-Fu Lee

Chairman and CEO, Sinovation Ventures

Kevin McCarthy

U.S. Representative, California;
Republican Leader, U.S. House of

Steven Mnuchin

Secretary, U.S. Department of the

Elon Musk

Founder and CEO, Tesla Inc., SpaceX,
and The Boring Company

Indra Nooyi

Former Chairwoman and CEO,
PepsiCo; Board of Directors, Amazon

David Rubenstein

Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman,
The Carlyle Group


Stephen Schwarzman

Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO,

Eric Schmidt

Technical Advisor, Alphabet Inc.;
Former Executive Chairman,

Chuck Schumer

U.S. Senator, New York; Democratic
Leader, U.S. Senate

Anne-Marie Slaughter

President and CEO, New America


David Solomon

Chairman and CEO, Goldman

Masayoshi Son

Founder, Chairman, and CEO, SoftBank
Group Corp.


George Takei

Actor and Activist


Ivanka Trump

Advisor to the President, The White House;
Co-Chair of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board

Darren Walker

President, Ford Foundation


Meg Whitman

CEO, Quibi


Reese Witherspoon

Actor, Producer, and Entrepreneur