Program Start: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration Begins 30 minutes prior.
Let the proxy season speculation begin! 2020 promises to carry over several hot governance topics including board composition, sustainability and ESG matters along with emerging areas of focus centered around data, protection of data and viewing a variety of issues from lens of suppliers and customers. Barriers to trade, economic uncertainty, tariff wars, along with the ability of executive leadership to navigate turbulence and be properly compensated for their efforts all have shareholders and stakeholders alike paying close attention to the functioning of corporate boards and gathering momentum for shareholder proposals and activist inquires. Please join our diverse panel, who will share their experience and perspective with respect to these topics and others that public companies and their boards will want to understand and assess, respective to positions taken as they look toward their annual meetings.