Join alumni colleagues for a discussion with Vikram Mansharamani, who has been twice listed at the #1 Top Voice for Money, Finance and Global Economics by LinkedIn. Vikram is a published author, Harvard lecturer, and strategic advisor on disruption to several Fortune 500 CEOs. Since the onset of the pandemic, Vikram has also hosted a podcast ‘Think for Yourself’ where he shares his thoughts on a wide range of subjects and interviews leaders and changemakers across industries.
Vikram will share his takeaways from his recently published book THINK FOR YOURSELF: Restoring Common Sense in an Age of Experts & Artificial Intelligence and following a few prepared questions, the audience will have opportunity and networking, time allowing.
Dr. Vikram Mansharamani is a global trend-watcher who shows people how to anticipate the future, manage risk, and spot opportunities. He is the author of the recently released THINK FOR YOURSELF: Restoring Common Sense in an Age of Experts and Artificial Intelligence and BOOMBUSTOLOGY: Spotting Financial Bubbles Before They Burst. He has been a frequent commentator on issues driving disruption in the global business environment. Vikram’s ideas and writings have also appeared in Bloomberg, Fortune, Forbes, The New York Times etc. Linkedin twice listed him as their #1 Top Voice for Money, Finance and Global Economics and Worth has profiled him as one of the 100 most powerful people in global finance. Millions of readers have enjoyed his unique multi-lens approach to connecting seemingly irrelevant dots.
Vikram is currently a lecturer at Harvard University, where he teaches students to use multiple perspectives in making tough decisions. Previously, he was a Lecturer at Yale University. In addition to teaching, he also advises several Fortune 500 CEOs to help them navigate the radical uncertainty in today’s business and regulatory environment.
Organized by Nicolas Kahale ’81, Angela Paulk ’10 and Maren Coleman '06