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An IPO is a defining event in every young company’s life. A successful IPO messages strength and sustainability to customers, partners and employees. Join us at the conference to learn from expert advisors and other founders and management teams that have recently gone public, how to navigate the process and the public markets. The IPO market is strong and 2017 looks like a great year to IPO.
Our featured panelists including industry executives will share their thoughts on IPO trends in today’s markets, their predictions for the year to come and practical “how to” guides to prepare for an IPO. If you are interested in public market liquidity, whether in the short- or long-term, please join us for our 2017 IPO Workshop for Emerging Growth Companies!
Thursday, January 19, 2017
New York Stock Exchange
11 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
Note: All participants will have the opportunity to visit the NYSE trading floor and observe the opening bell ceremony!
Breakfast and lunch will be served
Carolyn Saacke, Chief Operating Officer, Capital Markets, NYSE
Richard Blake, Partner, Gunderson Dettmer
Darrin Stollow, Partner, Deloitte
Jim Neesen, Managing Partner, Connor Group
Todd Ford, CFO, Coupa
Leslie Pfrang, Principal, Class V Group
Peter Campbell, CFO, Mimecast
Michael Fleisher, CFO, Wayfair
John Gavin, CFO, Acacia
Kim Posnett, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
Scott Dahnke, Managing Partner and Co-CEO, Catterton Partners
Steve Allan, Head of Analytics & Security Strategy Advisory, SVB
This event is intended for companies who are considering an IPO in the next 12-24 months. Please, no service providers.
Registration and breakfast – 8:30am
Visit the NYSE trading floor and observe the opening bell ceremony -9:15-9:45am
Opening Remarks – 10:00am
Panel 1 – 10:15am
IPO Process Nuts and Bolts
Panel 2 – 11:10am
Corporate CFO’s Discussing Recent IPO Experiences
Panel 3 – 12:20pm
Markets Overview & Late Stage Funding