The Kellogg on Growth forum will be held on the Northwestern University Campus in Evanston. Check back soon for session locations.

at a glance agenda

Wednesday, November 8

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Alumni, Faculty, Speaker & Sponsor Breakfast
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Kickoff with Headline Speaker
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Lunch break with optional workshop
*The luncheon sessions are specifically designed to promote idea sharing and dialogue in a more intimate setting. These highly interactive, facilitated discussions will be either content extensions from the main agenda or explorations of critical ideas within a given hot topic.
1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Student Keynote
2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Closing with Headline Speakers
4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Closing Reception

Lunch Workshops - Click the + button on the right for workshop topics

A Case Study in Sports:
Explore the intersection of sports and technology, from innovation in technology changing the way the game is played to how it is viewed.

Agility in Leadership: A Deeper Dive into Disrupting Talent:
Learning agility is considered by many to be one of the most important factors in great leadership. In this workshop, attendees will learn tips and tools to become more agile in the way they think, solve problems, manage their business and relate to people.

Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Networking Lunch:
Participate in an interactive dialogue with faculty, students and alumni who are interested or have experience in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.

Corporate Innovation at…:
Working in teams, you will exchange ideas and strategies on different innovation models and how to pursue new concepts to compete effectively in a changing marketplace.

Disruption in Healthcare: Extended Discussion:
Join in a follow-up conversation on Disruption in Healthcare with peer networking and idea exchanges. Where are the opportunities for rapid change?

Growth & Scaling Networking Lunch: By Invitation Only
This exclusive networking luncheon is for Kellogg alumni and friends at the helms of growth stage companies. Connect with fellow growth and scaling leaders in an intimate setting. Contact Maggie Cong-Huyen for more information and registration at

Political Disruption: A Follow-Up Chat:
Seize the opportunity to engage in an interactive dialogue with the speakers from the Political Disruption session.

Social Good: Make Your Mark:
Exchange ideas and strategies on how you can best leverage your Kellogg education and experience to create lasting value.

Tyson Tastemakers: Disrupting the Exploding Meal Kit Space:
Come learn about how Tyson Foods is breaking through the rapidly growing meal kit industry with our Tyson Tastemakers product. You’ll get an in-depth look at the culinary development process, while sampling some of our newest meal kit varieties. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to network with our VP of Innovation, Head of Culinary, and brand management Kellogg alums.