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The 2021 Berkeley Forum for Corporate Governance

Berkeley Fall Forum

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Conference Schedule

The conference agenda is below:

Day 1

November 11, 2021
9:30 am
Day One Begins
9:45 am
Welcome Remarks
Speakers:
Steven Davidoff Solomon, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
9:55 am
The “State” of Delaware
Speakers:
10:45 am
The Cult of We
Speakers:
11:20 am
ESG – The Signal and the Noise
Speakers:
Jan Rybnicek, Partner, Freshfields
12:10 pm
The Civil Rights Auditor
Speakers:
12:45 pm
Lunch Break
1:50 pm
M&A Highlights from the Year Nobody Expected
Speakers:
2:35 pm
What Will Fuel Markets in 2022 and Beyond?
Speakers:
3:20 pm
Behind the (SPAC) Scenes
Speakers:
3:55 pm
Keynote on the Future of (Returning) to Work
Speakers:
4:45 pm
The Chancellor
Speakers:

Day 2

November 12, 2021
9:30 am
Day Two Begins
9:40 am
Destress Session: Lawyers, Stress, Mood, and Sleep
Speakers:
10:00 am
The Future of Corporate Governance
Speakers:
10:55 am
Checking in on the SEC
Speakers:
11:30 am
California and Corporate Regulation
Speakers:
11:55 am
Navigating the Digital Frontier
Speakers:
Aimen Mir, Partner, Freshfields
12:30 pm
Lunch Break
1:45 pm
Developing an Effective Strategy for Regulation – Antitrust and Beyond
Speakers:
2:20 pm
Capital Markets Crystal Ball
Speakers:
2:55 pm
The Five Myths of CFIUS
Speakers:
3:30 pm
From the Ivory Tower to the Boardroom
Speakers:
Sarah Solum, Partner, Freshfields
Steven Davidoff Solomon, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
4:20 pm
Speed & Scale: An Action Plan for Solving Our Climate Crisis Now
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