B&E Speaker Series

The WVU College of Business and Economics Distinguished Speaker Series features deans, entrepreneurs, company presidents, executives and other business leaders from all over the world. The presence of these great minds on the University campus sparks ideas and encourages conversation and debate among students, faculty, alumni, the University community and other friends of the College.

All events are free and open to the public. Shuttle services are offered from B&E to lectures held on the Evansdale campus or at the Waterfront Place Hotel.

For additional information, contact Vickie Trickett at vickie.trickett@mail.wvu.edu or (304) 293-7804.

Fall 2014 Schedule:

Bios and more information for these speakers will be available soon.

  • Nathan Savage
    Senior VP and Group Leader, Oil & Gas Midstream Solutions
    Thursday, September 18
    10am, WVU Mountainlair Ballrooms
  • William C. Foote
    Retired Chairman and CEO of USG Corporation
    Tuesday, September 23
    1:30pm, WVU Mountainlair Ballrooms
  • Robert McMillan
    President, Jefferson Distributing Company
    Tuesday, October 7
    4pm, Erickson Alumni Center Grand Hall
  • Richard Pilnik
    President, Global Communications Solutions of Quintiles Transnational Corp.
    Thursday, October 23
    6pm, Erickson Alumni Center Grand Hall
  • Marvin Samson
    President and CEO, SICOR Biotech UAB
    Wednesday, November 5
    10:30am, WVU Mountainlair Ballrooms

Sponsored, in part, by Wells Fargo.