Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Columbia University’s Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy host the annual Global Business Forum in New York. Our forum brings together senior executives, legal counsel and leading academics to share insights on the big issues and the big opportunities for doing business in the global marketplace.
The Terminator and the Washing Machine:
Unpacking the artificial intelligence panic
Erik German, journalist and producer of The New York Times’ Retro Report, leads the Artificial Intelligence panel in our 2017 conference. In his recent report he addresses some of biggest fears of A.I. by talking to scientists working to solve some of A.I.’s toughest problems. Watch the full report.


DPC (Dream-People-Culture)
Carlos Brito, Chief Executive Officer of Anheuser-Busch InBev and our 2016 keynote speaker, talks about the importance of preserving company values and getting the right people with the right attitudes in the right positions.
2016 event report
Read our overview of the conference and find out what our panels said on topics ranging from international deal making to cyber security risks.
A look at the 2016 event
If you weren’t able to make our 2016 event, here’s a selection of the many highlights and we hope to see you in 2017.