Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Conference: 12:00PM – 5:00PM | Reception: 5:15PM
Taj | 15 Arlington St | Boston

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The Boston Bar Venture Capital and Private Equity Conference is an opportunity for members of Boston’s legal and business communities to gather for networking and discussions around key topics and trends at the intersection of capital investments and the law.

This half-day conference will cover a range of topics including cryptocurrency, trends in private capital formation, IPO and exit strategies for PE and VC companies, how outside counsel can bring value to a deal, and more.

Panelists will offer insights into challenges and opportunities ahead within the current fundraising environment and discuss best practices for attorneys to employ in their practice.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

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Jeff Bussgang
Flybridge

Jeff Bussgang is a venture capitalist, entrepreneur and professor at Harvard Business School (HBS). His venture capital firm, Flybridge Capital Partners, has made investments in over 100 technology-focused startups since inception fifteen years ago and over $600 million under management.

Agenda

Speakers

Gerald Kehoe (Moderator), Partner, Morgan Lewis
Patricia Ter Heun, Strategic Marketing Solutions
Mohan Thomas, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Ares Management
Daniel Losk, Associate, Morgan Lewis

Regan Bozman, Business Operations Lead, CoinList
Brian Chu, Special General Partner, Cue Ball Capital
Steven London, Partner, Pepper Hamilton (Moderator)
Daniel Sieck, Associate, Pepper Hamilton

 

Speakers

Meredith Fisher, Partner, Partners Innovation Fund
Joe Theis, Partner, Goodwin
TJ Mahony, Partner, Accomplice

Christopher Rossi, Partner, Pepper Hamilton (Moderator)
Matthew E. Keis, Managing Director, Gemini Investors
Ignacio Martinez, General Partner, Flagship Pioneering
Michael Scally, Director, Duff & Phelps
Heather Stone, Partner, Locke Lord

 

Speakers

Karen Cambray, CFO and Head of Operations at Tamr
Bradford Flint, Associate, Ropes & Gray
Nidhi Kumar, SVP and General Counsel, Drizly
Evan Smith, Latham & Watkins

Speakers 

Deb Kemper, Managing Director, Golden Seeds
Diane Saunders, Shareholder, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

CONFERENCE PRICING

BOSTON BAR MEMBER – $350.00
To reserve your seat, click REGISTER, then LOGIN to your Boston Bar member account.

NON MEMBER – $475.00
To reserve your seat, click REGISTER, then Login to Attend to create a New User account -or- contact Rachel Andreas: 617.778.1904 | randreas@bostonbar.org

For information regarding sponsorship opportunities for Boston Bar Conferences, please contact Erica Southerland: 617.778.1930 | esoutherland@bostonbar.org

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Gerald Kehoe

Gerald Kehoe
Morgan Lewis

Danielle Lauzon

Danielle Lauzon
Goodwin

Steve London

Steve London
Pepper Hamilton LLP

Andrew Merken

Andrew Merken
Committee Chair
Burns & Levinson

Emily Taylor

Emily Taylor
Latham and Watkins LLP

Boston Bar educational programs are sponsored in part by the Joan B. DiCola Fund of the Boston Bar Foundation. This fund provides critical support for Boston Bar Association programs and initiatives that foster the education and professional development of lawyers. For more information on the BBF or this fund, please contact Megan Leppert at mleppert@bostonbar.org or (617) 778-1924.

THANK YOU TO OUR CORPORATE SPONSORS

Floyd Advisory

THANK YOU TO OUR LAW FIRM PARTNERS

For information regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact Erica Southerland at 617.778.1930 or esoutherland@bostonbar.org.

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