The official host of the conference, The Paul Merage School of Business at The University of California, Irvine, is an established business school in Orange County, CA that offers four dynamic MBA programs, plus Ph.D, specialty masters and undergraduate business degrees. UC Irvine, which just celebrated its 50th anniversary, is known for research, various world-class departments and inter-disciplinary scholarship.
While the Merage School is relatively young, it has quickly grown to consistently rank among the top 10% of all AACSB-accredited programs through exceptional student recruitment, world-class faculty, a strong alumni network and close relationships with both individual business executives and global corporations. It continues to graduate business leaders with the exceptional ability to help grow their organizations through strategic innovation, analytical decision-making, information technology and collaborative execution. We combine the academic strengths and best traditions of the University of California with the cutting-edge, entrepreneurial spirit of Orange County in the heart of Southern California’s Tech Coast.