For more than 30 years, Greater Boston businesses and service providers like BNY Mellon, Citi, Eaton Vance, and IBM, field teams of spellers to compete for the trophy. Attendees are treated to drinks, dinner, and a few hours of entertaining competition. The evening’s proceeds support our ongoing work to help adult learners, their teachers and their programs.
The conference will feature two stellar plenary sessions — “ABI Talks” on circuit splits, hidden conflicts of interest, and Puerto Rico’s PROMESA board, as well as a special presentation by Demetra Liggins and Bemetra Simmons, the twin sisters and seasoned restructuring professionals who founded the “Corporate Homies” career, lifestyle and advice site.
ICI is pleased to announce that the opening keynote speaker for the 2020 GMM will be Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, who will engage in a broad-ranging discussion with ICI President and CEO Paul Schott Stevens.
Building Boards for Optimal Performance
If the long-term success of a company relies on long-term thinking on the part of its board, what effect does the board’s actual makeup and diversity, or lack thereof, have on a company’s prospects for creating value over the long term? There have been several studies to date that explore the connection between diversity and productivity, and the evidence is compelling. This session will explore how using a multi-dimensional measure of diversity combining ethnicity, age, gender, education, financial expertise, and prior board experience, greater board diversity correlates with lower stock price volatility, more consistent investment in R&D projects over time, and better performance overall.
The conference addresses the industry's most important issues head on to help solidify 2020 and 2021 business planning. Hear from ALL PERSPECTIVES - asset management firms, broker dealers, and an extensive group of firms that include technology, law, and service firms that support the industry.
The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is an association of the Bankruptcy Judges of the United States which has several purposes: to provide continuing legal education to judges, lawyers and other involved professionals, to promote cooperation among the Bankruptcy Judges, to secure a greater degree of quality and uniformity in the administration of the Bankruptcy system and to improve the practice of law in the Bankruptcy Courts of the United States.