2023 Berkeley Fall Forum on Corporate Governance

October 10 – 11, 2023
Julia Morgan Ballroom
Event details
October 10 – 11, 2023
Julia Morgan Ballroom
465 California St.
San Francisco, CA

Event summary

Cooley was proud to serve as producing sponsor – along with the Berkeley Center for Law and Business – of the 2023 annual Berkeley Fall Forum on Corporate Governance. In its eighth year, this hybrid event returned to the iconic Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco for two days of panel discussions and interviews with top voices covering the most prevalent topics in corporate governance and business law.

Highlighted topics and themes

  • Keynote conversations with regulators, authors, executives and academics, including Securities and Exchange Commission Division of Enforcement Director Gurbir Grewal; SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce; California Public Employees’ Retirement System CEO Marcie Frost; and more
  • The latest from the Delaware Court of Chancery with Chancellor Kathaleen McCormick and Vice Chancellor Paul Fioravanti
  • The great debate on remote versus in-person work
  • How generative AI will change corporate transactions
  • Navigating critical issues and board dynamics
  • Global trends and impact on business growth and investment

To view the full agenda, please visit the Berkeley Forum site.

For more information, please email us.

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Welcome Remarks


SEC Enforcement Update


FinReg: The Road Ahead


Dream Big and Win: Translating Passion into Purpose and Creating a Billion-Dollar Business


The C-Suite: Interview with Marcie Frost


The “State” of Delaware


Beyond ESG: Past, Present and Future


The Great Debate: Remote vs. In-Person Work


Capital Markets Crystal Ball


Global Trends and Impact on Business Growth and Investment


The Big Fail: What the Pandemic Revealed About Who America Protects and Who It Leaves Behind


Day 2 Welcome Remarks


Conversation with OpenAI


How Generative AI Will Change Corporate Transactions


2024 Deal Trends


Audience Choice: Ask the Deal Experts


Navigating Critical Issues and Board Dynamics


Live Podcast: Drinks with the Deal: David Marcus + Trâm Phi


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