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October 2017

Governance, Liquidity, and Employee Retention in an Era of Capital Abundance

October 19 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 290,
Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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7:30 – 8:00am – Continental Breakfast 8:00 – 9:30am – Program Room 290, Stanford Law School Parking: Wilbur Field Garage, any visitor parking spot. Avoid lines at the parking machines with the Parkmobile app Register Now Please join the Rock Center and SVDX to hear a panel of experts discuss the role of the board of directors in addressing challenges of governance, liquidity, and employee retention in an era of capital abundance. The discussion will cover trends in venture capital…

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November 2017

The Heat is on: The Rising Demand for Corporate Climate Risk Disclosures

November 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
@ SLS: Room 180,
Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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5:30 – 6:00pm – Reception 6:00 – 7:00pm – Panel Discussion Room 180, Stanford Law School Parking: Wilbur Field Garage, any visitor parking spot. Register Now Many businesses are reluctant to share information about their environmental performance and impacts as well as the consequences of a changing climate on their operations. Yet investors are clamoring for information on how climate change is impacting the businesses in which they own stakes, and have filed class action lawsuits against companies that have…

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Rock Center/SVDX Morning Speaker Series

November 16 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 290,
Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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December 2017

Speak Your Mind, Lose Your Job: The Challenge of Viewpoint Diversity at the Modern Corporation

December 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
@ SLS: Room 290,
Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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5:30 – 6:00pm – Reception 6:00 – 7:00pm – Panel Discussion Room 290, Stanford Law School Parking: Wilbur Field Garage, any visitor parking spot. Register Now The issue of viewpoint diversity at corporations and academic institutions has taken center stage in recent months, driven in part by a Google employee’s memo on the company’s “ideological echo chamber,” the termination of high level executives for conduct or expression outside of the workplace, and debates over conservative speakers on college campuses. The…

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January 2018

Rock Center/SVDX Morning Speaker Series

January 18, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 190,
Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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Rock Center Evening Event

January 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
@ Stanford: Paul Brest Hall,
555 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305 United States
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Marshall Small Lecture

January 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
@ SLS: Room 290,
Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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February 2018

Rock Center/SVDX Morning Speaker Series

February 15, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 190,
Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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March 2018

Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium

March 13, 2018 @ 8:00 am - March 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
@ Stanford: Paul Brest Hall,
555 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305 United States
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Register Now Offered by the Stanford Rock Center for Corporate Governance and the National Venture Capital Association, the Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium will address practical solutions to some of the most complex business, public policy and governance issues facing the VC industry. At the Symposium, you will engage with leading venture capitalists, directors, senior executives, regulators, jurists and scholars on a rigorous and balanced examination of a broad range of issues that confront venture capitalists and their boards, including: Fiduciary…

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Rock Center/SVDX Morning Speaker Series

March 15, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 190,
Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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2017 Directors’ Consortium

March 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am - March 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Stanford GSB,
655 Knight Way
Stanford, CA 94305 United States
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Apply Now Application deadline February 16, 2018 Faculty | Curriculum | Participant Profile Learn leading-edge strategies, frameworks, and best practices for making complex and crucial board decisions in uncertain times. You will benefit from an academic partnership between three institutions — Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford Law School, and University of Chicago Booth School of Business — and a uniquely interactive learning experience. Big data, shareholder activism, social media, financial literacy, liability risk: The list of issues and responsibilities…

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April 2018

Rock Center/SVDX Morning Speaker Series

April 19, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
@ SLS: Room 190,
Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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June 2018

Directors’ College 2018

June 24, 2018 - June 26, 2018
@ SLS: Multiple Rooms,
Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610 United States
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DIRECTORS’ COLLEGE is the nation’s premier executive education program for directors and senior executives of publicly traded firms. At Directors’ College, you will engage with leading CEOs, directors, regulators, jurists, and scholars on a rigorous and balanced examination of a broad range of issues that confront modern boards, including: Please visit www.directorscollege.com for more information

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