Conferences & Events

Past Events

Darden hosts a wide variety of events. Please consult the tables below for records of past events.

2013 Events


14-15 Nov. 2013

University of Virginia Investing Conference 

8 Nov. 2013

Darden Entrepreneurship Conference: “Start Up Now”

12 Sep. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Carolyn Miles, President & CEO, Save the Children

20 Aug. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Alex Gorsky, Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson

21-22 May 2013

Marketing Resource Allocation: Moving From Analytics to Action

17-19 May 2013

Darden Graduation Weekend

10-11 May 2013

Darden Global Leadership Forum

26-28 Apr. 2013

Darden Alumni Reunion Weekend 2013

11 Apr. 2013

W.L. Lyons Brown III Innovation Laboratory Grand Opening

7-10 Apr. 2013

Behavioral Finance: From Theory to Practice

28 Feb.-1 Mar. 2013

Darden Private Equity Conference

22 Feb. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Fernando Aguirre, Chiquita

22 Feb. 2013

Latin American Annual Conference

20 Feb. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Daphne Koller, Co-founder, Coursera

12 Feb. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Fred Hochberg, Chairman & President, Export-Import Bank of the United States

7-8 Feb. 2013

Darden Business in Society Conference: Building Shared Value

7 Feb. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Kip Tindell, CEO, The Container Store 

30 Jan. 2013

Leadership Speaker Series: Eric Fast, President & CEO, Crane Co.

2012 Events



15-16 Nov.

University of Virginia Investing Conference 

8-9 Nov.

2012 Darden Entrepreneurship Conference

21-23 Sep.

Career Transitions Workshop: Finding Fit

7 Sep.

Jefferson Innovation Summit for the Commonwealth

18-20 May

Graduation Activities 

3-5 May

Darden Entrepreneurship and Innovation Research Conference and the Academy of Management Entrepreneurship Research Exemplars Conference

29 April- 2 May

Women in Leadership Conference at Greenbrier

27-29 April

Darden Alumni Reunion

13-16 April

Darden Leadership Ride: Leadership Lessons From the Battlefields of the Civil War

14 April

Building Goodness in April

6 April

Private Equity Conference

29 March

Sustainable Ways to Community Prosperity

Hosted by the Darden School of Business, the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) and the Embassies of Germany and Denmark

29 March

Leadership Speaker Series: Dick Trost, Volt Marketing Manager, Chevrolet

6 March

"The End of Diversity As We Know It: How to Make Diversity Efforts Really Matter" Panel Discussion with Professor Martin Davidson

6 March

Leadership Speaker Series: Mike Petters, President & Chief Executive Officer, Huntington Ingalls Industries

2 March

2012 LASA Conference "Latin America: A New Economic Power" 

29 February 2012

"Egypt: The Writing of a New Dawn"

16 February

Leadership Speaker Henri A. Termeer, Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Genzyme Corporation

13 February

Leadership Speaker DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director, NFL Players Association

10 February

24th Annual Black Business Student Forum Conference “Managing the Future”

9 February

Leadership Speaker Series CFO Roundtable

3 February

SHE Gala and Silent Auction 

2-3 February

Darden Business in Society Conference: Sustainability & Innovation 

27 January

Planting the Seeds of Business: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Food, Wine, Beer and Spirits Industries

27 January

Africa: Open for Business

26 January

Leadership Speaker Series: Andrew Gould, Chairman & CEO, Schlumberger Limited

2011 Events



5 December 2011

Design Fair

18 November 2011

U.Va. Entrepreneurship Cup

16-18 November 2011

Career Transition Workshop

10-11 November 2011

University of Virginia Investing Conference

8 November 2011

Current Events Panel: State of the Global Economy

5 November 2011

Executive MBA Open House

3-4 November 2011

2011 Annual Entrepreneurship Conference "Innovate. Effectuate." & Darden Concept Competition

10-11 October 2011

Jefferson Innovation Summit

23 May 2011

Darden Graduation 2011

27 April 2011

Leadership Speaker Series: John Mackey, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market

31 March 2011

10th Annual Darden International Finance Conference

25 February 2011

Black Business Student Forum Annual Conference

2 February 2011

Net Impact Conference

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