Where in the world is John Calipari? Philadelphia, where he’s hanging out with former President George W. Bush, Villanova coach Jay Wright, and ESPN’s Maria Taylor at the MedTech Conference.
President Bush and former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair are the main speakers at the conference, which brings together investors, executives and entrepreneurs from across the US and around the world. Cal and Wright are there to lead discussions on leadership and team-building, subjects they know plenty about.
This isn’t the first, or even the second, politician Cal’s rubbed elbows with this week. On Saturday, Cal hosted former Secretary of State John Kerry at the Joe Craft Center:
Anyone who has given to this country his entire life — from the Navy to our government — to make our country better, I respect. Party is irrelevant to me and I’m glad my team got to meet @JohnKerry today. pic.twitter.com/vRNSWLH4EJ
— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) September 22, 2018
And, at the Mississippi State football game that night, he hung out with Governor Matt Bevin and Kelly Knight, US Ambassador to Canada:
— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) September 23, 2018
Just another week in the life of John Calipari.