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Family Enterprise Public Policy Panel Discussion Kicks Off Family Business Network’s 21st International Summit
Summit Coming to United States for First Time in 20 Years

On Thursday, September 30, the Family Business Network’s (FBN) 21st International Summit will kick off in Chicago with a spirited discussion on innovation and public policy, and the challenges that family enterprises face in the current economic climate. The experts on hand will look at where the family business research field is now versus in its initial years, and what the future holds as it relates to family firms’ external environment. One expert will also explore significant developments in the European Union family business arena.

The panel will be moderated by Ann Kinkade, the president of Family Enterprise USA.

Panelists include:
– Laird Koldyke, seventh generation chair of the Laird Norton Co.
– Mike Garvey, founder of Saltchuk Resources
– Dr. John Davis, Harvard Business School
– Philip Aminoff, chairman of EFB-GEEF and Electrosonic

FBN’s International Summit is being held in the United States for the first time in its 20-year history. The summit runs from September 30 to October 2, at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. Loyola University Chicago, America’s Family Business Network chapter, is serving as host of the event.

Thursday, September 30
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL 60603




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