Date: 3/18/2016
Event start time: 8:00 AM
Event end time: 5:00 PM
East Palo Alto
Category: Chapter
Price: Early Bird Member - $199; Early Bird Non-Member - $249

Join your fellow IR professionals and guest speakers for a full day of engaging content, networking and fine amenities at the Four Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto. Topics explored at this year’s Spring Seminar will include:

  • Market Volatility – 2016 is off to a rocky start – what do you need to know? Hear directly from NYSE’s trading floor governor Rich Barry.
  • Disruptor or Disrupted? –How do you define and recognize market disruption?  How does it impact your company and IR program? Institutional Investor hall of fame sell-side analyst Steve Milunovich and former Forbes bureau chief Eric Savitz lead a panel discussion that is sure to be memorable.
  • Communications Intelligence – When do your investors think you are lying to them? When are they lying to you? Learn from UC Law Professor Clark Freshman – teacher of Peter Thiel and others - how to read their micro-expressions and other “soft spots” – and recognize the “soft spots” investors trained by our expert might see in you.
  • New Capital Markets – The stock markets are not the only game in town anymore! Join EquityZen’s Founder Phil Haslett and others in an engaging discussion.
  • Telling Your IR Story – You want your company’s message to be heard, to catch on, to be impactful – let our keynote speaker and best-selling author and communications coach Carmine Gallo explain how you can best accomplish this!
  • Proxy Access and You – Given increased activism, knowing who votes your shares and the strategies for winning are more important than ever before. Join Camberview’s Abe Friedman in a lively panel discussion.
  • IR Certification – What’s the new IR Charter (IRC) & should you get it?