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A conversation on family & legacy: how the wisest families can preserve what matters most

Watch panelists explore family, legacy and happiness, and pose the question - how might our actions today impact generations to come?

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Our conversation features Dr. Karl Pillemer - Cornell University professor, family sociologist and author. He shares learnings from 15 years of research and over 4000 interviews, as well as highlights from his books Fault Lines and 30 Lessons for Living. The panel offers actionable strategies that may help family members avoid communication pitfalls, while identifying shared goals to help bring them together. 


Moderated by:

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Jennifer Chandler
Managing Director & Dallas President,
Bank of America Private Bank


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Jesse Mandell
Senior Vice President,
Whole Family Strategist,
Bank of America Private Bank

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Dr. Karl Pillemer
Author & Professor of Human Development at Cornell University and Gerontology in Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College

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Holly Swan
Managing Director,
National Family Office Consulting Director,
Bank of America Private Bank

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