Greg Taxin
Greg Taxin
Founder: Spotlight Advisors
Founder and former CEO: Glass Lewis
Phil Neiswender
Phil Neiswender
President and Chief Legal Officer:
Center for Board Excellence

The Board Games is a unique experience for public company board directors and Csuite executives to stay on top of the evolving shareholder activism landscape. Engage with world-class practice experts, strategists, and advisors with diverse expertise and experiences.  Come away prepared to respond to activists and get to know the experts who regularly help board directors and corporate management. This a balanced symposium that will address a wide spectrum of cases…from constructively working with management and activists to the more confrontational situation.

Join us for a world-class immersive learning experience with tabletop exercises on responding to activists and insightful panel discussions with top tier experts.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Public company board directors, CEO, CFO, CLO/GC, PR/IR,
Chief Communications Officer

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ATTENDEES?
block attendees  

WHEN?

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
10:00AM – 6:00PM

WHERE?

Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
505 Howard St, San Francisco

PROGRAM

Opening: Current Activism Landscape

Melissa Fisher
Melissa Fisher
BOD: Model N
CFO: Qualys
Greg Taxin
Greg Taxin
Founder: Spotlight Advisors
Founder and former CEO: Glass Lewis

Panel 1: To Settle or Not to Settle

David Rosewater
David Rosewater
Managing Director:
Morgan Stanley
Judy Bruner
Judy Bruner
BOD: Applied Materials, Rapid7, Seagate Technology, Varian
James Dougherty
M&A Practice Leader:
Jones Day
Jackie Liu
Partner:
Morrison Foerster
Sharon Segev
Sharon Segev
Former CLO: LifeLock
CLO & CFO: Smule

Panel 2: Proxy Fight

Glenn Welling
Glenn Welling
Founder and Chief Investment Officer:
Engaged Capital
Jed Repko
Jed Repko
Partner:
Joele Frank
Lauren Gojkovich
Lauren Gojkovich
Managing Director:
PJT Camberview
Lawrence Elbaum
Lawrence Elbaum
Activism Practice Leader:
Vinson & Elkins

Panel 3: Proactive Smart Moves

Phil Neiswender
Phil Neiswender
President and
Chief Legal Officer
:
Center for Board Excellence
Sid Tandon
Sid Tandon
Managing Director:
McKinsey
Sue Barsamian
Sue Barsamian
BOD:
Box and Norton LifeLock