Knowledge for Business Journalists

For over 40 years, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists have provided several thousand members of the media insight from Wharton faculty into topics such as financial markets, accounting principles, corporate strategy and the global economy.

philadelphia_campusPhiladelphia Seminars

Attend a Philadelphia flagship program, held annually on the University of Pennsylvania campus at the Wharton School’s Jon M. Huntsman Hall. Learn business concepts from such renowned Wharton professors as Jeremy SiegelOlivia Mitchell and Brian Bushee.

wharton_san_francisco-1San Francisco Seminars

Each year the Seminars visit West Coast locations including Wharton | San Francisco, which draws business leaders to its MBA for Executives program, executive education programs and outreach activities.

Next West Coast Seminar date:  TBD

hong_kongSeminars held outside the U.S. offer journalists access to Wharton faculty who customize their sessions to the locale. Past sessions in Hong Kong and Madrid were held in conjunction with Wharton Global Forums, large scale business conferences, to which Seminars attendees are also invited.

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Benjamin Snyder
Fortune (Philadelphia, 2015)
“I highly recommend anyone looking to boost his or her business IQ to attend.”

Yuanan Zhang
Caixin (Washington, DC, 2015)
“Excellent lecturers. The Seminar gave me a better understanding of US health care and the US economy.”

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