Scott's Corporate Clients

Abbott Laboratories 

All-day chair of an all-discussion event among CEOs of health care, health insurance, and pharmaceutical corporations

AIG American International Group 

A series of five live appearances with the CEO and the entire senior leadership of the AIG companies before audiences of leading figures of the insurance industry.

American Banker/Bond Buyer CEO DIALOGUE 

Chair of American Banker's annual CEO-only gathering of bank, mutual fund, brokerage, and insurance company CEOs

The Aspen Technology Enterprise Operations Management Executive Forum 

End-to-end chairmanship of this outstanding, 1.5-day all-CIO and EVP-Operations New York City event for the largest global companies of the process industries.  Oil and chemical firms of 16 countries attend.  Scott repeatedly chairs.

A.T. Kearney 

Chair of "FUTURE FORCES" a gathering of Canadian retail food industry (grocery) CEOs

BMC Software's Asia Pacific CIO Conference

Chairman, Beijing event

BMO - Bank of Montreal Annual Senior Leadership Forum, Toronto, June 2014

Chairmanship of the keynote (dinner) panel

Booz-Allen (Dubai)

President of the Booz-Allen-created Middle East Infrastructure Development Congress, under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance & Industry

BusinessWeek CEO Summit, BusinessWeek's flagship event, the most popular and respected 'CEOs-only' meeting in the U.S. Scott Shuster is the founder of this gathering and chaired it for its entire run (15 years)

BusinessWeek Asia CEO Forum 

Chairman and onstage interviewer of all speakers.  7 consecutive years

BusinessWeek CFO Summit 

Chair and whole-conference discussion leader, 14 consecutive years: Scott led every CFO Summit held by BusinessWeek

BusinessWeek presents "Corporate Crown Jewels," 

Chair of a series U.S. and European gatherings of chief information officers, created by Scott’s team at BusinessWeek

The BusinessWeek Europe Roundtable of Chief Executives 

Founder and chair of this annual gathering, held each year in a different European capital (London, Paris, Lausanne, etc.)

The McGraw-Hill Homeland Security Summit

End to end chairman

The McGraw-Hill Homeland Security Summit ...the Equity International Homeland and Global Security Summits and (later) their Iraq Reconstruction events. Beginning mere weeks after 9/11, Scott became the nation's premiere leader of homeland security and US post-9/11 foreign-intervention-related meetings.

BusinessWeek Russia Summit 

Chair of this special meeting in St. Petersburg, live onstage interviews of Russian presidential candidates and others.

BusinessWeek Europe Symposium of Chief Financial Officers 

Chair of this annual gathering of corporate financial department leaders

BusinessWeek Corporate Technology Leadership Summit 

Chair of this annual 'CIOs-only' event, 15 years.

BusinessWeek/Hewlett-Packard partnership event, "The Digital Economy," 

Chair of this annual event (11 years)

BusinessWeek Presidents Forum Founder and chair, 8 consecutive years.  An event for the leaders of subsidiary companies of larger corporations.

BusinessWeek presents The Future of the Pharmaceutical Industry

Chair of this annual conference

BusinessWeek Symposium of Health Care Chief Executive Officers 

Chair of this conference for its full run of 5 consecutive years

BusinessWeek Latin America Summit Chair of all of these popular annual Miami gatherings, since the meeting's inception

BusinessWeek/Lawson Software CIO Healthcare Summit 

Chair of this very successful annual all-discussion gathering of healthcare CIOs: 10 years.

BusinessWeek presents The Smart Enterprise 

Chair of this BusinessWeek event


Scott chairs the full series of the CIOsynergy conference development group’s flagship events in 15 cities across the US and Canada, plus their, directIT, secureCIO and CIOhealth specialized IT-management gatherings.  1-3 per month since 2012.

The Cisco CIO Summit

Moderator of the annual Cisco CIO Summit, a three-day gathering of Cisco's top customers and senior leadership, including CEO John Chambers. This event marking John Chambers and Scott Shuster's 6th appearance together, including a number of gatherings in Jordan under the auspices of HM King Abdullah II

Commonfund Forum

Chairmanship of sessions and interviews at this annual premier event for institutional investors.  With Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.  Via The Harry Walker Agency


Chair of Covance-sponsored sessions at the CEO/Senior Managers' Summit of the Biotechnology Industry Association

CUE, The Lawson Software Conference and User Exchange 

Chairman of this annual software conference, 3 consecutive years

Deloitte and Touche 

Chair of a series of CEOs-only conferences on the healthcare industries.

The World Resources Institute's "Digital Dividends" and "Bottom of the Pyramid" global mega-conferences on economic development 

End-to-end chairmanship of both of these high-profile, historic events.

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Conference 

Chaired and served as onstage interviewer for roundtable discussions and satellite interviews

e.Biz 1.0, 2.0 etc. 

Chair of this popular BusinessWeek series, held regionally in the U.S. and abroad for several years.

EDS (Electronic Data Systems) 

Chair of a series of CEO-meets-CIO forums

EMC Corporation 

Chair of private CIO-only gatherings

ENR, Engineering News-Record (magazine), chair of ENR's annual flagship gatherings for the global construction industry:

ENR Top 1000 Contractors Leadership Forum

ENR Leadership Forum (CEOs only),

ENR Owner's Forum,

ENR Conference on Global Construction,

The Architectural Innovation Summit

by ENR's sister publication Architectural Record magazine

Heidrick & Struggles 

Chair of an annual gathering of CEOs on the topic of corporate governance

Hewlett-Packard Company

End to end chairmanship of the company’s introduction of their new Big Data product line to Midwestern CIOs (Minneapolis)

(March 2015)

Hewlett-Packard Company 

Chair of the annual HP/BusinessWeek 'Conference on the Digital Economy,' eleven years

IBM's "Connections" 

Chair of this gathering, one of the earliest e-business focused events for CIOs and company leaders

IBM MerchantReach,

IBM international conference on retail technology

Institutional Investment and the Changing Face of Corporate Governance

Chair of this annual meeting assembled by Heidrick & Struggles

Institutional Investor’s Annual Family Office Wealth Management Investment Forum: Managing Affluent Family Assets in a New Era of Risk and Uncertainty

End-to-end chairman and interviewer

Lipton (Unilever) Corporation 

Chair of three days of sessions at Lipton's annual gathering of grocery industry CEOs

Lucent Technologies (AT&T) Chair of a series of annual breakfasts and luncheons on wireless telephony at the annual conventions of the Cellular Telephone Industry Association (CTIA) and the National Cable Television Association (NCTA)

Managing In The Digital Estate 

Chair of this gathering created by EMC Corporation and BusinessWeek

McGraw-Hill Companies "Publishing In The Next Millennium" 

Chair of this series of internal management roundtables.

The McGraw-Hill Companies Top Firm Leaders Forum (2 events)

Chairmanship of two events created en toto by Scott's event development enterprise, The Shuster Group, for McGraw-Hill

MCI, MCI/Worldcom, and Worldcom 

Chair of nine annual MCI CIO Forums, which persisted through repeated changes of the company name: Scott Shuster led all the company’s CIO-only retreats.

MCI, MCI/Worldcom, and Worldcom 

Additionally chair of customer sessions at annual user conference.  

Meridian Systems International User Conference

End-to-end leadership of the annual event of the leading global provider of enterprise project management solutions for the construction industry.

The Middle East CIO Summit, Dubai

Scott extends his presence on the booming Arab countries conference scene with his third senior-level leadership event in sparkling Dubai. End-to-end chairmanship.


Chair of a multi-year series of meetings on IT procurement


Chair of a series of New York meetings between Microsoft CEO Bill Gates and CIOs of large corporations, arranged by BusinessWeek.

Microsoft .NET

Chair of a four city (US) series of Microsoft .NET events

Microsoft / Bill Gates specialty events

Chairman and interviewer of Bill Gates at a number of events created by third parties during BillG’s tenure as Microsoft CEO

Microsoft: Foreign Government Buyers Events in Abu Dhabi (for Arab States customers) and Miami (for Latin America Customers)

End-to-end or session chairmanships interview Microsoft clients on their needs at this high-profile events for IT chiefs of foreign city, state, and national governments

Rethinking the Computer 

Chair of this popular annual BusinessWeek San Francisco event for senior technology executives and software entrepreneurs / young companies.  Eleven years.


Interviewer of the chairman and the CEO of SAP before an audience of Russian executives in St. Petersburg, Russia


Chair of this BusinessWeek event on IT procurement.


Host of a series of closed-circuit video talk shows on office ergonomics

Tata Communications

End-to-end chairmanship of the Introduction of Tata’s newly-available international fibre-optic undersea cable link to CIOs of high-bandwidth users in the media industries, New York (January 2015)

Technology for Construction, the Information Technology focused sessions at the world's largest construction industry event.  This conference created for four years by Scott’s ‘The Shuster Group’ event development organization, for Hanley-Wood.  

Teradata Division, NCR Corporation

chairman of "Financial Officers Colloquium, Dallas" and "CFO Colloquium, NYC" - boardroom discussions of senior corporate financial executives

Toyota USA

“Together, We are Toyota” - The Toyota National Dealer Meeting, Las Vegas.

Scott conducted a 90-minute live Q&A session with Toyota’s entire US leadership team: The President of Toyota Motor Sales, the VP for the Toyota Division, the Sr. VP for Automotive Operations, and the President and CEO of Toyota Financial Services, in the presence of the founding/owning Toyoda family, and more than 5000 US Toyota dealer executives.

VF Leadership Summit 

Onstage interview of company CEO and other senior executives at this internal event for VF Corporation (world's largest manufacturer of clothing)

The WIPRO Strategyms (US & UK)

The most highly-valued corporation in India, leader of the offshore outsourcing sector selected Scott to serve as their end-to-end chairman for its annual series of “Strategym” events in the US and UK.

The World Health Care Innovation and Technology Congress, co- sponsored by The Wall Street Journal

Leader of plenary sessions at this annual event.  Scott was brough onto this US event by Booz Allen, for whom Scott had recently led a Dubai event on the development of public infrastructure in the Middle East

Xerox Corporation 

Speaker and discussion leader on self-organizing systems