The Boston Global Forum is proud to host a high-level conference at Harvard University Faculty Club on April 26, 2023, featuring John Quelch, Emeritus Harvard professor and former Dean of three leading business schools. Quelch, who is also a co-founder of the Boston Global Forum, will speak on the timely topic “How to compete with China in the Age of AI and Data.” The conference promises to be a thought-provoking event, bringing together experts and leaders in the fields of technology, politics, and business to discuss critical issues facing our world today.
John A. Quelch CBE is the Charles Edward Wilson Professor Emeritus at Harvard Business School and former Dean of three leading business schools on three continents in London, Shanghai and Miami. He currently serves as non-executive chairman of the Globalpraxis management consultancy headquartered in Barcelona. A veteran non-executive director of ten listed companies, he is currently on the boards of Amerant Bancorp and several early stage and pre-IPO companies in the healthcare and financial services sectors. He served for nine years as Chairman of the Massachusetts Port Authority and for thirteen years as Honorary Consul General for Morocco in New England. He is a member of the Trilateral Commission, Council on Foreign Relations and American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is a graduate of Oxford (BA), Wharton (MBA) and Harvard (SM and DBA).