Shareholder Activism

Unlocking Shareholder Value

NOVEMBER 16-17, 2020
CONVENE
810 SEVENTH AVE
NEW YORK, NY

 

AGENDA

The Skytop Strategies team is dedicated to crafting thought provoking
agendas that are diverse, not only in areas of thought and experience,
but in the broad range of attending speakers.

Time Day 1 November 16, 2020
5:45-7:30
PM
Preconference Networking Dinner & Reception
Time Day 2 November 17, 2020
7:30-8:00
AM
Networking Breakfast & Registration
8:00-9:00 Opening Panel 
A Buoyant Bounce Back:  How Activists will Gain More Traction in the Post COVID-19 Reality
9:00-9:15 Networking Break
9:15-10:45 Exclusive Interview:
Modernizing an Outdated Oil and Gas Business Model: An Activist Push for Financial Discipline and ESG Reform
Special Anchor:
Exclusive Guest:
Benjamin Dell, Managing Partner, Co-Founder, Kimmeridge
10:45-11:20 M&A Panel 
An Uptick of Unanticipated M&A Activities:  Consolidation, Rescaling and Positioning for the New Wave of Growth
Moderator:
Panelists: 
11:20-11:40 Topic Introduction
Topic TBD
Interviewer: 
Interviewees:
11:40-11:55 Networking Break
11:55-12:25 Director Panel
Boards and Corporate Ratings: Will Board Representation Effect How Companies Get Back to the Future
Moderator:
Panelists:
12:25-12:45 Topic Introduction
Topic TBD
Interviewer: 
Interviewees:
12:45-1:20 Panel Debate 
Racism and Returns: Activists Contemplate Racism’s Impact on Performance, in the U.S. and Abroad

Moderator:
Elana Dure, Reporter, Reorg
Panelists:
1:20-2:30
PM
Networking Luncheon
2:30-3:00 Keynote Presentation
Presenter:
3:00-4:30 Roundtable Discussion 1&2 and Workshops 1&2 (A compendium of findings to be shared following the conference) 
3:00-3:45 Roundtable Discussions 1&2

Roundtable Discussion 1
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Panelists:

Roundtable Discussions 1&2

Roundtable Discussion 2
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
Panelists:
3:55-4:30 Workshops 1&2

Workshop 1  

Presenters:
Workshop 2 
Presenters:
4:30-4:45 Networking Break
4:45-5:15
Panel Discussion
Hit and Misses: Proxy Outcomes During the Covid-19 Crisis
Moderator:
Panelists:
5:15-5:45
Panel Discussion
Private Equity: State-of-Play and Its Impact on Activism
Moderator:
Panelists:
5:45-6:00 Interview
ESG & Covid-19: Could the Last Year Been Avoided
Interviewer: 
Interviewees:
6:00-6:30 Closing Keynote
A New Boom: What it Means for a Return to Normal 

Presenter:
6:30 Conference Adjourns 
6:30-7:30 Networking Reception

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