Pederson will be at the following upcoming events and hopes to connect with you there!
|Board Leadership Forum||Nasdaq Marketsite New York City||September 13, 2016|
A timely discussion of the issues companies face on leading issues facing boards and how to prepare for each.
Topics include: How Investors are Voting on Directors, How Culture and Structure Produce High-Performing Boards, Driving Board Refreshment, Responding to the Rising Tide of Shareholder Activism, Building the RIght Board at the Right Time, From the Boardroom to the Courtroom and the Keys to Effective Shareholder Engagement.
The discussions will be led by communication, legal and financial advisors and company directors that have faced the issues.
|C Suite Network Conference||The Times Center, NYC||September 12-13, 2016|
Top leaders and key influencers will speak on how you are doing business today and into the future.
Topics include: Changing landscape of corporate financing and its impact on long and short term growth, How busisiness will cope with a new leader in the White House, Vital role of the C-Suite in assuring technology implementation in their organization delivers its full potential, Digital is all about continuous transformation by design, How Board and Advisory Boards create competitive advantage and market leaderships, Transformation of the publishing industry from print to digital and the lessons we can all learn, Emerging Technologies
|Only Happy Customers Come Back with Tom Leonard of Stew Leonard’s||NACD Connecticut 7:30-9:30 am Country Club of Darien 300 Mansfield Avenue of Darien, CT||September 15, 2016|
Board members are responsible for oversight of financial performance and strategy. In today’s world, customer engagement and employee retention is at the core of both topics. Tom, of Stew Leonard’s, the most successful supermarket outlet in America, will share the four secrets to keeping happy team members and customers.
|NACD 2016 Global Board Leaders’ Summit: Beyond Borders Convergence||Marriott Washington DC||September 17-20, 2016|
This largest annual director forum, hosted by the National Association of Corporate Directors brings together thought leaders on governance to tackle the largest issues facing today’s boardrooms and collectively discover the future of exemplary board leadership. A feature is Innovation Nation as well as think tanks and peer exchanges.
|Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit 2016||New York City||September 28, 2016|
Financial leaders will offer a day of deep insight, unparalleled analysis and networking. Topics will include: Navigation volatility, Placing bets in China, The impact of the US election and The liquidity crisis.
|The Current Regulatory Landscape: What Inquiring Boards May Wish to Know||Harvard Club, New York City, By Invitation||October 4, 2016|
This roundtable hosted by NACD and BDO USA LLP will discuss today’s regulatory landscape, and the role of the public board and especially the Audit Committee, in helping drive audit quality and responsive financial reporting. The discussion will be about current and proposed financial reporting and audit requirements and their implications for corporate governance practices.
|The Role and Importance of Strategy as a Board Responsibility||NACD Connecticut Wee Burn Country Club 410 Hollow Tree Ridge Road Darien, CT||October 20, 2016|
Overseeing the development and implementation of strategy is one of a board’s primary responsibilities. This role has assumed greater importance in recent years given the changes in competition, the fast pace of change and the potential disruption of technology.
The process of strategy development is changing and diverse as some companies do it all in-house, others work with a major consulting group as a strategy advisor and others hire a variety of firms with specific expertise to advise on related topics.
|Successfully Transitioning Executive Leadership: One Shot to Get It Right||University Club New York City, By Invitation||October 27, 2016|
This peer roundtable hosted by NACD and Baker Tilly will focus on identifying and then successfully transitioning executive leadership – the board’s role, responsibilities, pitfalls, and ramifications.
|CohnReznic Liquidity and Capital Raising National Forum||St Regis New York City||October 24, 2016|
Investment banks, venture capital firms and strategic investors join company executives to discuss the issues, challenges and opportunities impacting mergers and acquisition activity, liquidity, capital raising and financing.
|3rd Global Economic Outlook||NACD Connecticut 7:30-9:30 am Stamford Yacht Club 97 Ocean Drive West, Stamford, CT||November 17, 2016|
It is a tumultuous time both economically and politically now and board need to determine where to focus their efforts and resources. This program will look ahead to what will shape directors’ economic thinking, particularly focusing on the results of the recent US election and its potential impact.
|IAEE Annual Meeting||Anaheim, California||December 5-8, 2016|
The ‘show for shows’ showcases the latest industry trends and technology, best practices, experiential events and marketing, will be discussed.