Informal breakfast roundtables are open to NIRI-Chicago members and invited guests. Pre-registration for this event is required. Walk-ins will not be permitted.
7:30 a.m. Registration and Networking
Cybersecurity. It’s in the news a lot these days – and none of the news is good. Do you know your company’s cybersecurity risks? Is your management and board focused on managing this important threat? How should you discuss cybersecurity from a corporate governance standpoint? Our expert panel will cover the basics of cybersecurity risk, best practices for communicating what your com (more info)
Our panel of seasoned experts will share best practices and insights on IR strategies that can influence your stock price. They’ll discuss their real-world experiences with complex and diverse issues that can affect valuation, such as corporate transactions, commodity meltdowns and emerging markets crises. As the panelists discuss what they did well and what they could have done better in these situations, you’ll gain practical ideas on how to help investors understand the issues and just as important, how to engage critical stakeholder groups during sensitive events to protect and enhance enterprise value.(more info)
(See summary at end of event page.) Governance is now a real driver of investment decisions. Our panel of thought leaders will help you become more influential and strategic about evolving trends in corporate governance, (more info)
(See session summaries and presentations at the end of the event page.) This year’s full-day workshop discussed how globalization impacts the work of investor relations officers. We covered a wide range of topics, including global economic trend (more info)
(See summary at end of event page.) According to KPMG and others, “the boom is back.” M&A has reemerged as a leading growth strategy in the United States thanks to low interest rates, record stoc (more info)