March 2012 New Work for Invisible Hands: Exploring the Legacy of Richard Cornuelle
November 2011 Law and Philanthropy
Co-directed by G.M. Curtis, professor emeritus, Hanover College
2010 Civility, Responsibility, and Philanthropy
Inaugural editorial board meeting for Conversations on Philanthropy
2009 Re-imagining Philanthropy: Myths & Opportunities
Co-directed by Heather Wood Ion, Director, Athena Charitable Trust
2008 The Commerce of Neighbors:  Philanthropy as Emergent Order
Co-directed by Robert F. Garnett, Jr., Associate Professor of Economics, Texas Christian University
2007 The Pursuit of Happiness: Positive Psychology and the Philanthropic Enterprise
Co-directed by Richard Gunderman, M.D., Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, Philanthropy, and in the Honors College at Indiana University
2006 The Hoover-Roosevelt Conversation
Co-directed by Gordon Lloyd, Professor of Public Policy, Pepperdine University
2005 Philanthropy as a Discovery Process
Co-directed by Emily Chamlee-Wright, Associate Professor of Economics, Beloit College
2004 The Legacy of Kenneth Boulding
Co-directed by David Prychitko, Professor of Economics, University of Northern Michigan
2003 Progressivism and Philanthropy
Co-sponsored by the Bradley Center on Philanthropy and Civic Renewal
2002 The Philanthropic Enterprise
2001 Planning Colloquium