5:00pm – 6:00pm
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of San Diego
8:30 – 9:40am
Jon Lukomnik, Managing Partner, Sinclair Capital, LLC; Executive Director, Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute
Aeisha Mastagni, Portfolio Manager, Corporate Governance, California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS)
Lyndon Park, Managing Director, Head of Governance Advisory Solutions, ICR, Inc.
Darren Robbins, Partner, Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP
9:40 – 9:50am
9:50 – 10:50am
Megan Gates, Co-Chair, Securities & Capital Markets Practice, Mintz
Dr. John Howe, Director, Millendo Therapeutics, MAXIMUS Federal, Boston University, Texas Biomedical Research Institute
James A. Lawrence, Chair, Great North Star LLC; fmr Director, International Airline Group; Director, Avnet; Director, Smurfit Kappa; fmr Chair, Rothschild North America
Veena Ramani, Program Director, Capital Market Systems, Ceres, Inc.
10:50 – 11:00am
11:00am – 12:00pm
Kurt Fields, Manager, New Services and Emerging Technology Blockchain & Crypto Practice, PwC
Olga V. Mack, Vice President of Strategy, Quantstamp
Jeff Mahony, CEO & Co-Founder, UBIQUICOIN
Patrick Schwerdtfeger, Business Futurist, Trend Mastery Inc.; Author, Anarchy, Inc.: Profiting in a Decentralized World with Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain
12:00 – 1:30pm
1:30 – 1:40pm
1:40 – 2:40pm
Richard Bennett, President & CEO, ValueEdge Advisors: fmr CEO and Chairman, GMI Ratings
Chris Cernich, Founding Partner & Managing Director, Strategic Governance Advisors; fmr Managing Director, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)
Kai H.E. Liekefett, Partner, New York M&A Group, Sidley Austin LLP
Andrew Shapiro, President, Lawndale Capital Management, LLC
Kim Sinatra, Fmr. Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Wynn Resorts, Limited
Glenn W. Welling, Principal & Chief Investment Officer, Engaged Capital; Director, TiVo Corporation; Director, The Hain Celestial Group
2:40 – 2:50pm
2:50 – 3:50pm
Michael Berthelot, Director, Fresh Del Monte Produce Company; CEO, Cito Capital Corp; Managing Principal, Corporate Governance Advisors, Inc.
Jannice L. Koors, Senior Managing Director & President of the Western Region, Pearl Meyer
Natasha Lasensky; Project Manager, Software and Web Development, PINT, Inc.; MBA Candidate, UCSD Rady School of Management
Linda Riefler, Director, MSCI, Inc. & CSX Corporation; fmr Chairman of Global Research, Morgan Stanley
Paul Somers; Head of Programs, GKN Aerospace; MBA Candidate, UCSD Rady School of Management
3:50 – 4:00pm
4:00 – 5:00pm
Phillip Rudolph, EVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Jack in the Box Inc.
Peter Farrell, Founder & Chairman of the Board, ResMed, Inc.; Chairman, Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd.
Kimberly Gladman, Research Director, 50/50 Climate Project
5:00 – 5:30pm
9:00 – 10:00am
Sally Q. Yates, Partner, Special Matters & Government Investigations, King & Spalding LLP; Former Deputy Attorney General, US Department of Justice in a Fireside Chat with Donald J. Rosenberg, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Qualcomm, Inc.
10:00 – 10:15am
10:15 – 11:15am
Robert McCormick, Managing Director, PJT CamberView; fmr Chief Policy Officer, Glass Lewis & Company
George Anderson, Partner, Lead for Board Effectiveness Services, Spencer Stuart
Karin Eastham, Director, Illumina, Inc.; Veracyte, Inc.; Geron Corporation
Marc Stapley, Fmr. Executive Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development, Illumina, Inc.; Director, Glaukos; Director, Helix
11:15 – 11:30am
11:30 – 12:30pm
John Carreyrou, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist & Author, Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup, in a fireside chat with Frank Partnoy, Adrian A. Kragan Professor of Law, UC Berkeley & Affiliate Faculty, Berkeley Haas School of Business
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