New York | Private Director Symposium

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
04:00 PM - 08:00 PM EST
EY Offices
5 Times Square
New York, NY 10036



Private Director Symposium events feature speakers, perspectives and practical information on the most relevant of topics to help C-Suite executives, board members and their trusted advisors to Learn – Govern – Grow – Connect.

Learn – From leading experts in areas of board service such as cybersecurity, M&A, insolvency, risk management, family business and private equity.
Govern – Implement board, business and governance best practices to help you and your organization thrive.
Grow – Your skills, perspectives and board level experiences to help your business grow.
Connect – With your peers in leadership roles within privately controlled businesses across the tri-state area and beyond!

Don’t Miss Out On This Event. Space is limited.


4:00 – 4:10 pm Introductory Remarks

4:10 – 5:30 pm Cybersecurity & Data Privacy – For The Corporate Director


  • Cassandra Porter, Cognizant
    Lead, Americas and APAC Data Privacy Teams; Director, Sr. Privacy Counsel (Americas)
  • David Ross, Baker Tilly
    Principal, Privacy Practice Leader, Cybersecurity Practice Leader
  • Kari Rollins, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
  • Elizabeth Vandesteeg, Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger
    Chair, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice

5:30 – 5:40 pm Break

5:40 – 7:00 pm M&A Considerations for the Board of Directors


7:00 – 8:00 pm Cocktail Reception & Networking

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