October 20, 2022

Hear from notable names in business, policy, labor, banking, and academia from companies and institutions including Salesforce, FedEx, Dropbox, Pfizer, Mastercard, Vivid Seats, Stanford University & more

CNBC to host two-day virtual event on Tuesday, October 25 and Wednesday, October 26

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., October 20, 2022 – CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, today announced the speaker lineup for the 2022 CNBC Work Summit, taking place over two days on Tuesday, October 25 and Wednesday, October 26, starting at 10:30am ET.

In today’s world, many companies and institutions are dealing with unprecedented business disruptions and challenges. CNBC’s Work Summit will examine which have learned from this dislocation and surpassed competitors. The event will explore the world of work in the present day and examine the tough questions facing business executives, policymakers, academic leaders and workers alike.

The CNBC Work Summit will feature influential speakers who are transforming all aspects of work and learning from the past to better understand the present and prepare for the future. Topics will include: leadership lessons, the state of labor, how to keep employees happy and unlock opportunities to win the war for talent, why female executives are good for business, the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion, why hybrid work is here to stay, among others.

CNBC’s anchors & reporters will moderate the virtual interviews and the content from the program will be featured on CNBC’s Business Day programming and CNBC Digital.

The 2022 Work Summit speakers will include:

Paulette Alviti, Mondelēz International Executive Vice President & Chief People Officer Iesha Berry, Docusign Vice President & Chief Diversity and Engagement Officer Nick Bloom, Stanford University Professor of Economics DJ Casto, Synchrony Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer Stan Chia, Vivid Seats CEO Carolyn Childers, Chief Co-Founder & CEO Will Guidara, “Unreasonable Hospitality: The Remarkable Power of Giving People More Than They Expect” Author Carlos Gutierrez, Former United States Secretary of Commerce Tamer Hassan, HUMAN Security Co-Founder & CEO Ramona Hood, FedEx Custom Critical President & CEO Drew Houston, Dropbox Co-Founder & CEO Aamir Malik, Pfizer Executive Vice President & Chief Business Innovation Officer Tiffany Scalzitti Monroe, H&R Block Chief People Officer Rachel Romer, Guild Education Co-founder and CEO Tim Ryan, PwC US Chair & Senior Partner Kate Ryder, Maven Founder & CEO Payal Sahni, Pfizer Executive Vice President & Chief People Experience Officer Tim Schellpeper, JBS USA CEO Raj Seshadri, Mastercard Data and Services President Clara Shih, Salesforce Service Cloud CEO Liz Shuler, AFL-CIO President Simon Sinek, New York Times Bestselling Author and Publisher of Optimism Press Erin L. Thomas, Upwork Head of Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Marty Walsh, U.S. Secretary of Labor Martin Whittaker, JUST Capital CEO

CNBC’s event is sponsored by Airtable, Cisco, Deloitte, Prudential Financial, Inc. and ZipRecruiter.

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