AGENDA

2018 FIRST CHAIR AWARD AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2018

8:30 a.m. ‐ 9:00 a.m.
Registration opens

9:00 a.m. ‐ 9:30 a.m.
Welcome

9:30 a.m. ‐ 11:15 a.m.
General Counsel Roundtable
Talita Erickson, General Counsel (Americas), Barilla America
Pedro DeJesus, General Counsel, Tampico Beverages, Inc.
Kara Harchuck, General Counsel,Hunt Companies, Inc.
Gary Hood, Chief Legal Officer, The Duracell Company
Dorothy G. Caper, General Counsel, National Express LLC
Melissa Reardon Henry, General Counsel, Northeastern Illinois University

11:30 p.m. ‐ 1:00 p.m.
Lunch/Keynote
Christopher Darden, Lawyer, Author, Actor, Lecturer, and Practicing Attorney
Darden & Associates, Inc.

1:15 p.m. ‐ 2:15 p.m.
Track 1: Breakout Session
Track 2: Breakout Session

2:20 p.m. ‐ 3:20 p.m.
Track 1: Breakout Session
Track 2: Breakout Session

3:25 p.m. ‐ 4:20 p.m.
Track 1: Breakout Session
Track 2: Breakout Session

4:30 p.m. ‐ 5:30 p.m.
Track 1: Breakout Session
Track 2: Breakout Session

CONFERENCE VENUE: GLEACHER CENTER

6:00 p.m. ‐ 9:30 p.m.
First Chair Awards Gala

AWARDS GALA VENUE: THE MONTGOMERY CLUB