Wharton LIVE Virtual Programs

Wharton LIVE Virtual Programs

Real-time, synchronous peer learning

The greatest transfer of business knowledge is happening right now. Are you ready to capitalize on it? Prepare for the business challenges ahead and be Wharton ready with Wharton LIVE.

Experience Wharton’s topical, world-class thought leadership expertly delivered live, online with the same rigor as our on-campus programs. This structured and synchronous format ensures a fully immersive yet manageable learning experience. Teaching, discussion, and group work typically runs 4-6 hours each day.

Wharton LIVE programs are available now for individuals and teams or customized for organizations.

The Wharton LIVE Experience

Live, Synchronous Learning

Live, Synchronous Faculty Instruction

Real-Time Peer Interaction

Real-Time Peer Interaction

Dynamic Group Work

Dynamic Virtual Group Work

Global Networking

Global Networking Sessions

Upcoming Programs for Individuals


Corporate Governance: Essentials for a New Business Era

Sep. 29 – 30, 2020
Oct. 6 – 7, 2020
LIVE Virtual
Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Acquire critical management tools and gain new insight into the duties and nuances of board service. Learn how to forge partnerships with company officers to strengthen financial return, conduct better enterprise risk management, and achieve governance diversity during these complex times.


Designing and Managing Supply Chains for the Future

Aug. 3 – 7, 2020
LIVE Virtual

Discover ways to prepare to reduce your company’s exposure to unforeseen events that may target vulnerabilities in your supply chain. Learn new approaches to help manage supply chain risk and build resiliency for the future.


Distressed Asset Investing and Corporate Restructuring

Aug. 17 – 25, 2020
LIVE Virtual | $6,500

Learn how to assess the long-term value of investment opportunities in companies that are financially distressed. Become knowledgeable about the integral roles key stakeholders play in restructuring corporate debt.


Leading through Challenging Times

Jul. 27 – 30, 2020
LIVE Virtual

Effective leadership in the wake of COVID-19 requires a new leadership skill set. Designed for a new business reality, this program draws on current research from top Wharton faculty. This program offers their fresh insights to teach the mindsets and strategies for fortifying your own leadership and for leading others.

Private Equity: Investing and Creating Value

Sep. 8 – 18, 2020
LIVE Virtual  |  $8,900

Gain exposure to the strategies that private equity firms use to structure and finance deals, and create value for their investors. Understand the key drivers in private equity and gain confidence in evaluating investment opportunities.

Venture Capital

Jul. 27 – Aug. 6, 2020
LIVE Virtual | $8,900

Gain the framework to evaluate investment opportunities and manage a multi-stage investment process in an innovative firm. Learn how to evaluate investment opportunities, perform due diligence, and mitigate risk.

Wharton On Series: Real-time Return You Can Use Now

Up-to-the-minute insights from some of the best minds in business

Wharton on Financial Management: Navigating the Current Crisis

Jun. 16 – Jul. 23, 2020  |  LIVE Virtual  |  $950
12 – 1 p.m. EDT on Tuesdays and Thursdays

What are the financial decisions that must be made now to ensure future viability when a company is under pressure? Gain powerful new insight on how to prepare both during and after a crisis. Wharton Finance faculty discusses how to simplify financial decision making, manage near-term cash flow and liquidity, and get your organization ready for the new normal.


Registration will remain open through July 3. Video recordings of the entire series (June 16-July 23) will be made available to all attendees at the end of the series.

Wharton on the Markets

Jun. 15 – Jul. 22, 2020  |  LIVE Virtual  |  $950
12 – 1 p.m. EDT on Mondays and Wednesdays

Tremendous volatility in the financial markets has raised anxiety levels among both institutional and individual investors alike. Gain clarity and insight on how to view the investment horizon in the coming months. Wharton Finance faculty discusses topics from investing in stocks and bonds to alternative investments in real estate and private equity.


Registration will remain open through July 3. Video recordings of the entire series (June 15-July 22) will be made available to all attendees at the end of the series.

Custom Programs for Organizations

With uncertainty as the new normal, the challenges facing your organization may be greater than ever. At Wharton, we know that proven business fundamentals and innovative, new knowledge combine for solutions to your immediate challenges.

Wharton LIVE Custom Programs are highly interactive with real-time to access faculty and deep engagement across teams and organizations.


To learn more about customizing a Wharton LIVE program for your organization, please contact:

M. Levent Yarar
Director, Custom Programs


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