The American Institute for Contemporary
German Studies invites you to support the 19th annual

Global Leadership Award Dinner

Honoring

Virginia M. Rometty

Chairman, President and CEO of IBM

Award presented by

Morris W. Offit

Chairman, Offit Capital Advisors LLC

Details

Date:

Monday, November 11, 2013
Reception 6:00PM
Dinner 7:00PM

Attire:

Black Tie Optional

Entertainment:

The Chain Gang

The Chain Gang was born from a technology and manufacturing based organization: IBM!

About the Global Leadership Award Dinner

AICGS inaugurated the Global Leadership Award in 1994 to support the Institute’s mission of fostering understanding and closer ties between the United States and Germany. The Award recognizes the achievements of business pioneers and government leaders who have profoundly shaped the partnership between Germany and the United States.

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Ginni Rometty

Ginni Rometty is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of IBM.  Mrs. Rometty was appointed President and CEO effective January 1, 2012. She became Chairman of the Board of Directors on October 1, 2012.

Mrs. Rometty began her career with IBM in 1981 in Detroit, Michigan. Since then she has held a series of leadership positions in IBM, most recently as Senior Vice President and Group Executive, IBM Sales, Marketing and Strategy. In this role, she was responsible for business results in the 170 global markets in which IBM operates and pioneered IBM’s rapid expansion in the emerging economies of the world. As part of this, she established IBM’s Growth Markets organization, which is expected to contribute as much as 30 percent of IBM revenues by 2015.

Prior to this, Mrs. Rometty served as Senior Vice President, IBM Global Business Services, where she led the successful integration of PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting. This acquisition was the largest in professional services history, creating a global team of more than 100,000 business consultants and services experts. In recognition of her leadership in the professional services industry, Mrs. Rometty was honored with the Carl Sloane Award 2006, given by the Association of Management Consulting Firms. 

In prior leadership roles, Mrs. Rometty served as general manager of IBM Global Services, Americas, as well as general manager of IBM’s Global Insurance and Financial Services Sector. 

Mrs. Rometty serves on the Council on Foreign Relations; the Board of Trustees of Northwestern University; and the Board of Overseers and Board of Managers of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. 

She holds a Bachelor of Science degree with high honors in computer science and electrical engineering from Northwestern University.

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  • Prominent table for ten, premier seating area
  • Free admission to the AICGS annual symposium
  • Invitations to the VIP reception with Virginia Rometty, Chairman, President and CEO of IBM and the AICGS Board of Trustees
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  • Logo listed in the gala program booklet, event website, and special logo board at Cipriani
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website

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Deutsche Bank

Ernst & Young

IBM

The Dr. Jill E. McGovern and
Dr. Steven Muller Fund

 

Roland Berger

Dürr

The Estée Lauder Companies

Fred H. Langhammer

Carl Siebel

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  • A half-page, four-color advertisement in the gala program booklet
  • Logo listed in the gala program booklet, and name on event website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website
  • Prominent table for ten, preferred seating area
  • A half-page, four-color advertisement in the gala program booklet
  • Logo listed in the gala program booklet, and name on event website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website

B. Braun

German Marshall Fund of the U.S.

Mayer Brown

Schaeffler AG

 

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  • Name and/or logo listed in the gala program booklet and website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website
  • Table for ten, main seating area
  • Logo listed in gala program booklet
  • Name and/or logo listed in the gala program booklet and website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website

360 Trading Networks

American Express

BASF

Citigroup

Commerzbank

KPMG

Marblegate Asset Management

Alston & Bird

AT&T

Cerberus

CNC Consulting

Disney

Linde AG

PriceWaterhouseCoopers

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  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website
  • Seating for up to five guests
  • Name listed in the gala program booklet and website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
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Daimler

FTI Consulting

Orange Business Services

Cengage Learning

Deutsche Telekom

Krauss Maffei

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  • Company-wide access to membership website and events
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website
  • Seating for two guests
  • Name listed in gala program booklet and website
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  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
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  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • One free job ad per year posted on the AICGS website

American Continental Group

BAYME VBM VBW

Hollow Brook Associates LLC

Penguin Random House

Bayern LB

General Motors

The Ludwig Family Foundation

Volkswagen Group of America

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  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
  • Designated individuals may submit articles for publication on the AICGS website
  • Seating for two guests
  • Name listed in the gala program booklet and website
  • Access to regularly produced electronic newsletters, issue briefs, policy reports, and transatlantic perspectives essays
  • Invitations to exclusive events with top policymakers and global leaders
  • Invitations to regular workshops, lectures, and conferences in the U.S. and Germany
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Ernestine Schlant Bradley

Lutz Raettig

Morris Offit

Charles Varvaro

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Roland Bopp, Angel Americas

David Keithly

Gerald Brix

 

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  • Single seat
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Bertelsmann Foundation

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