2023 Speakers

Dr Ranjan Sinha

IBM Fellow, Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
IBM Global Chief Data Office

Dr Ramanathan V. Guha

Google Fellow, Vice President Engineering

Dr Jonathan Reichental

Professor, Author and Founder of Human Future

Dr Paul Thurman

Professor of Management and Analytics, Columbia University Medical Center
Columbia University

Jessica Turner

QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Geoff Watson

President and Chief Business Officer
Minerva Project

Youngsuk 'YS' Chi


Dr Marine Hadengue

Higher Education for Good Foundation

Jason Newman

Chief Commercial Officer
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Stanley Li

Founder & CEO
Netswitch, Inc. & Securli Limited

Kamran Robert Kardan

Founder & CEO
Knowledge E

Meenal Iyer

VP, Data

Shane Dillon

Founder & CEO

Brian G. Gonzalez

Executive Director for Government Partnerships & Initiatives Global Government Affairs
Intel Corporation

Saurabh Sanghvi

McKinsey & Company

Dr Jing Luan

Provost Emeritus, San Mateo County Community College District
Past President, American International Recruitment Council (AIRC)

Dr Karim Seghir

Ajman University

Prof Ghassan Aouad

Abu Dhabi University

Tom Andriola

Vice Chancellor for Information, Technology & Data and Chief Digital Officer
UC Irvine

Prof Sherief Khalifa

Vice Chancellor for Quality and Institutional Effectiveness and Dean – College of Pharmacy
Gulf Medical University

Prof Dato’ Dr Toh Kian Kok

Pro Vice Chancellor
UCSI University

Prof Dr Roslee Rajikan

Pro-Vice Chancellor (Strategy and Corporate Development)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Dr Sean O. Ferguson

Vice President, Strategy & Innovation
Bentley University

Ines Drieselmann

VP Institutional Effectiveness & Achievement
IE University

Dr James Genone

Vice President of Academic Solutions and Innovation
Minerva Project

Serguei Netessine

Senior Vice Dean for Innovation and Global Initiatives
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Dan McHolm

Chief Data & Analytics Officer
The University of Adelaide

Dr Hari Natarajan

Vice Dean, Programs
Miami Herbert Business School

Anca Micu

Associate Dean and Professor of Marketing
Fairfield University

Wafa Hakim Orman

Associate Dean, College of Business
University of Alabama in Huntsville

Dr Ramnath K. Chellappa

Associate Dean & Academic Director (MSBA)
Goizueta Business School, Emory University

Amy Russell

Senior Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
UC Davis Graduate School of Management

Abby Scott

Assistant Dean, MBA Career Management Group
Berkeley Haas

Dr Daniel Guhr

Managing Director

Dr Leah Mason

Research Lead

George Garcia

Education Program Consultant
California Department of Education (CDE)

Jason Doherty

Daraja Academy and Daraja Education Fund

Toni Rhorer

Executive Director of the Career Management Center
Rady School of Management, UC San Diego

Dr Jonathan Schwarz

Director of Institutional Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Kate MacInnes

Director, Information Management, Faculty of Open Learning and Career Development
Dalhousie University

Dr Joshua Holmes

Director of Institutional Research and Assessment
Suffolk University

Dr Héctor G Ceballos

Director of the Living Lab & Data Hub
Tecnologico de Monterrey

Dr Sonia Monárrez

Director of Strategic Intelligence
EGADE Business School

Janice Carrillo

Judy A. Warrington Professor and Director, MSISOM, Warrington College of Business
University of Florida

Wilfred Mijnhardt

Policy Director
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Rosie Williams

Director Strategy, Planning and Performance
University of Melbourne

Dr Neil Hernandez Gress

Research Director
Tecnologico de Monterrey

Diane Woodbridge

MS in Data Science Program Director and Associate Professor
University of San Francisco

Dr Ignacio de Lorenzo

Director, University Rankings Unit
University of Navarra

Prof Ibrahim Elsayed

Director of Quality Assurance and Institutional Effectiveness
Gulf Medical University

Nathalíe Galeano Sanchez

Research Intelligence Director
Tecnologico de Monterrey

Lydia Snover

Senior Advisor, Institutional Research

Gilbert Blue Feather Rosas

Director of Sustainability
Modesto City Schools

Kathryn L.G. Pearce

Associate Director of Academic Support Services
University of Florida Warrington College of Business

Jay Bryant

Associate Director of Business School Relations

Dr Johanna Leppavirta

Head of Impact

Prof Habib Fardoun

Executive Member
IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence

Linda Emma


Dr Angela McGuire

Senior Product Manager – Research Evaluation
Elsevier’s International Center for the Study of Research (ICSR)

Dr Husain Coovadia

Senior Lecturer
University of Johannesburg

Yasmine Qureshi

Senior Technical Recruiter – AI/ML

Teuta H Hyseni

Senior Security Engineer

Dr Roland Molontay

Associate Professor
Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Guillaume Roberge

Data Analytics Manager

Alma Esther Aguilar Estrada

Rankings Coordinator
Tecnologico de Monterrey

Aicha Adoui

Educator and ESP Trainer
The Complex in the Fields of New Technologies, Offshoring, and Electronics

Marcell Nagy

PhD Student
Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Aggie Freeman

Youth Services Chair
Rotary International District 5220

Toby Sullivan

Technical Energy Specialist
Green That School Project

Sean Villegas

Green That School Project

Roberto Piceno

Green That School Project

Monica Hornung Cattan

Head of Programs
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Jacques de Champchesnel

Head of Consulting
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Veronica Omeni

Principal Consultant (Key Contact and Project Lead)
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Daniel Kahn

Senior Insights Specialist
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Chris Strods

Senior Insights Specialist
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Alex Berka

Insights Manager
QS Quacquarelli Symonds

Anton John Crace

Editor & Program Designer
QS Quacquarelli Symonds