Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum 2012 


The Next Workplace: Why CEOs Are Paying Attention 


The Forum

Steelcase Chief Operating Officer, Jim Keane participated in a panel discussion called, "The Next Workplace: Why CEOs Are Paying Attention." The discussion centered around how the workplace can help organizations with the challenges that senior executives everywhere are facing — maximizing assets, cutting costs, being more competitive, boosting innovation and building strong global brands.


The Participants

Jim was joined by senior leaders, including:

Clark S. Davis, Senior Consultant, HOK Group, Inc.
Nancy Altobello, Americas Vice Chair of People, Ernst & Young LLP
Christian Bigsby, SVP – Worldwide Real Estate & Facilities, GlaxoSmithKline

The panel was moderated by:
Mark Gibson, Leader Construction & Real Estate Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP

Learn more about "The Next Office" in our 360 magazine focusing on the future of work.

Watch the panel session (50:36):
View a video of the Ernst and Young 2012 Panel Discussion with Jim Keane


The Conference

The Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum 2012 gathers more than 2,000 of the nation’s top CEOs, entrepreneurs, advisors, investors, and other senior business leaders to share their experience on innovation, transactions, growth, and what’s shaping the future of the global economy.


The Forum concludes with the national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards. Hosted by Jay Leno, this is the largest gathering of entrepreneurs in America.

Event Information:
Start Date: November 14, 2012
End Date: November 18, 2012

Event Location:
Palm Springs, California, United States

Check out the event website.