University of Southern California

USC Leadership Delegation to India

In February 2011, USC President C. L. Max Nikias led a delegation of university faculty, administrators and trustees to India, where they met with key Indian partners in higher education, business and government, and with USC alumni, to build sustainable alliances in the areas of medicine and health care, neurosciences, the arts, communication and journalism, business, and technology and engineering.

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

Paul Peterson/Embark LLC

The Taj Mahal

The Delegation

C. L. Max Nikias (Niki C. Nikias)
USC President

Edward P. Roski, Jr. (Gayle Garner Roski)
Chairman, USC Board of Trustees
President and Chief Executive Officer, Majestic Realty Company

Elizabeth M. Daley (James Hindman)
Dean, USC School of Cinematic Arts

James G. Ellis (Gail Ellis)
Dean, USC Marshall School of Business

Ernest J. Wilson III
Dean, USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism

Yannis C. Yortsos
Dean, USC Viterbi School of Engineering

USC Trustees

David H. Dornsife (Dana Dornsife)
Chairman of the Board, The Herrick Corporation

Stanley P. Gold (Ilene Gold)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Shamrock Holdings, Inc.

Ming Hsieh (Eva Hsieh)
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman, Cogent, Inc.

David L. Lee (Ellen Lee)
Managing General Partner, Clarity Partners

John Mork
Chief Executive Officer, Energy Corporation of America

Bruce M. Ramer, Life Trustee (Madeline Ramer)
Partner, Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown

USC Faculty

Antonio Damasio (Mumbai only)
University Professor, holder of the David Dornsife Chair in Neuroscience and Professor of Psychology and Neurology

Hanna Damasio (Mumbai only)
University Professor, holder of the Dana Dornsife Chair in Neuroscience and Professor of Psychology and Neurology

Paul Debevec (Bangalore only)
Associate Director, Graphics Research, USC Institute for Creative Technology

Stephen Hora (New Delhi only)
Research Professor and Director, USC Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events

Inderbir S. Gill
Associate Dean for Clinical Innovation, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Surya G. K. Prakash
Holder of the George A. and Judith A. Olah Nobel Laureate Chair in Hydrocarbon Chemistry

Erroll G. Southers
Adjunct Professor and Associate Director, CREATE

USC Staff

Albert R. Checcio
Senior Vice President, University Advancement

Dennis Cornell
Chief of Staff and Director of Protocol

Susan Lewis
Associate Vice Provost for Planning and Design

Kenneth J. McGillivray
Vice Provost for Globalization

Scott M. Mory
Associate Senior Vice President and CEO, USC Alumni Association

Varun Soni
Dean of Religious Life

Itinerary

  1. Depart from USA Feb 18
  2. AMumbai Feb 20-22
  3. BNew Delhi Feb 23-24
  4. CAgra Feb 23-24
  5. DBangalore Feb 25-26
  6. Depart from India Feb 27