AGENDA

2019 FIRST CHAIR AWARD AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2019

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

9:00 a.m. ‐ 9:30 a.m.
Welcome by the Co-chairs
Christine M. Castellano, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, and
Chief Compliance Officer, Ingredion Incorporated
Neil Hayes, General Counsel, Guaranteed Rate, Inc.

9:30 a.m. ‐ 11:15 a.m.
General Counsel Roundtable
Moderator: Craig Martin,
Firm Chair, Partner, Jenner & Block
Kathleen M. Boege,
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
Wintrust Financial Corporation
F. Willis Caruso, Jr (Bill), General Counsel and Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, DeVry University
Char L. Dalton, General Counsel, Vice President, SEKO Logistics
Chad R. Hamilton, General Counsel, EVP Legal and Government Affairs, Sargento Foods Inc.
Joshua Markus, General Counsel, Ardagh Group
Georgia Vlamis, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary & Human Resources,
FreightCar America Inc.

11:30 p.m. ‐ 1:00 p.m.
Lunch/Keynote
Leslie Abramson, Retired criminal defense attorney and author

1:15 p.m. ‐ 2:15 p.m.
Track 1: The California Consumer Privacy Act: What You Need to Know
Karen Hornbeck, Director, Consilio

Track 2: Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies:  What the GC Needs to Know to Advise the Business
and Protect the Board
Douglas Landy,
Partner, Milbank
Patricia Peláez,
Principal, Charles River Associates
Dale Werts,
Partner, Lathrop Gage

2:20 p.m. ‐ 3:20 p.m.
Track 1: Modernizing Privacy through Information Security Management
David Manek,
Managing Director, Ankura Consulting Group

Track 2: Triaging Whistleblower Allegations
Terra Reynolds,
Partner, Latham & Watkins

3:20 p.m. ‐ 3:35 p.m.
Networking Break

3:35 p.m. ‐ 4:35 p.m.
Track 1: Leveraging Analytics in Document Review
Kinny Chan,
Chief Executive Officer, Precision Discovery, Inc.

Track 2: Hot Topics in Employment Law
Cheryl Orr,
Partner, Drinker Biddle
Leslie Wallis,
Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins

4:40 p.m. ‐ 5:40 p.m.
Track 1: When National Security Comes Knocking: Navigating the New Risk Landscape
Randall Cook,
Senior Managing Director, Risk & Compliance, Ankura Consulting Group

Track 2: TBD

CONFERENCE VENUE: GLEACHER CENTER

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

AWARDS GALA VENUE: Venue SIX10