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.
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.
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
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
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
Deb Kemper, Managing Director, Golden Seeds
Diane Saunders, Shareholder, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Burns & Levinson
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (617) 778-1924.