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Trian CEO Nelson Peltz & SEC Commissioner Mark Uyeda to Speak at Leading Investor Group Spring Conference March 4-6, Washington, D.C. CII Executive Director Amy Borrus Issues Statement on the Delaware Court of Chancery’s January 30 Ruling on Tesla Leading Investor Group Fall Conference
September 11-13, Long Beach, CA
CII Elects Board Members for 2023-2024 Leading Investor Group Spring Conference,
March 6-8, Washington, D.C.
CII Hails SEC for Closing Rule 10b5-1 Insider Trading Loopholes Leading Investor Group Fall Conference
September 21-23, Boston
CII Elects Board Members for 2022-2023 - Members Also Approve Revised Policies on Poison Pills and Shareholder Meetings CII Spring Conference, March 7-9, Washington, D.C. Leading Investor Group Hails SEC Rule Requiring Universal Proxy Cards in Contests for Board Seats CII Virtual Fall Conference, September 22-24 CII Elects Board Members for 2021-2022 CII Virtual Spring Conference, March 8-10 SEC Muzzles the Voice of Investors by Raising the Bar on Shareholder Proposals Leading Investor Group Seeks Strengthened Sustainability Reporting CII Virtual Fall Conference, September 17-22 Leading Investor Group Dismayed by SEC Proxy Advice Rules Leading Investor Group Calls for Action on Racism Amy Borrus to Become Executive Director of the
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Dual-Class Companies Without “Sunsets”
Leading Investor Group Petitions SEC to Require Clear Disclosure on CEO Pay Targets Council of Institutional Investors Says Lyft’s Planned Dual-Class Structure is Harmful to Investors Media Advisory
CII Spring Conference, March 4-6, Washington, D.C.
CII Statement on Share Buybacks CII Research and Education Fund Publishes
Guide to Disclosure of Board Evaluation Processes
Investor Group Applauds CommonSense Principles 2.0 CII Fall Conference, October 23-25, New York City Leading Investor Group Responds to President’s Tweet on Quarterly Financial Reporting Investor Group Responds to Wall Street Journal Editorial CII Applauds Shareholder Protections in House Bill CII Elects New Board, Names Florida SBA Executive
Director & CIO Ashbel Williams Chair
New Report Details Practical Steps Corporate Boards Can Take to Combat Sexual Harassment CII Applauds SEC Commissioner Jackson's Call for Listing Standards to Require Sunsets on Dual-Class Stock CII Spring Conference, March 12-14, Washington. D.C. CII Announces Advisory Council Members for 2018 CII Report Highlights Risks Associated with a Common Chinese Corporate Structure Institutional Investors Oppose Stitch Fix Dual-Class Structure but Welcome Sunset Provision Uber’s Governance — Investor Response Do Not Disadvantage US Investors on Research,
CII Asks SEC
CII Fall Conference, September 13-15, San Diego CII Welcomes S&P Dow Jones’ Decision to Ban New Multi-Class Companies from Key Stock Indexes CII Applauds FTSE Russell Decision to Set Voting Rights
Minimum for Inclusion on Indexes
Investor Group Urges Blue Apron to Ditch No-Vote Shares Institutional Investors Dismayed by House Passage of
Financial CHOICE Act
CII, Institutional Investors with $4+ Trillion in Assets Oppose
Anti-Shareholder Provisions of the CHOICE Act
Leading Investor Group Defends SEC as Fair Arbiter of Shareholder Proposals as ExxonMobil Goes to Court
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Leading Investor Group Spring Conference,
March 6-8, Washington, D.C.
March 6-8, Washington, D.C.
Speakers Include SEC Chair Gary Gensler, Activist Investors Jeffrey Smith of Starboard Value and Nelson Peltz of TrianWashington, D.C., Feb. 8, 2023 — Members of the media are invited to attend the spring conference of the Council of Institutional Investors (CII), March 6-8 at the Salamander Hotel in Washington, D.C. View the full conference agenda here.
CII represents pension funds and other long-term institutional investors and is a leading voice for effective corporate governance, strong shareholder rights and sensible financial regulation. The 400+ participants will include investment and corporate governance professionals. Session topics will range from the future of China as an investible market to taking politics out of ESG.
Plenary sessions and member-hosted meetings on Monday, March 6, and Tuesday, March 7, are open to the press. CII will provide a livestream link to reporters for Chair Gensler's remarks on Monday, January 6, only. If you are interested in covering only Gensler remotely, email Michael Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org for the link. All events on Wednesday, March 8, are closed to the media.
Press must register to attend the in-person conference. Click here and make sure “Press” is selected under Member/Registration Type to register.
Speakers at CII conference sessions on Monday, March 6
Gary Gensler, chair, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Wendy Jones, independent director, Prudential Financial
Dan Konigsburg, director of corporate governance and public policy, Deloitte
Eileen Murray, director, Broadridge Financial Solutions, Guardian Life Insurance and HSBC Holdings
Jeffrey Smith, managing member, CEO & CIO, Starboard Value
Trent Webster, senior investment officer for strategic investments, Florida State Board of Administration
Speakers at CII conference sessions on Tuesday, March 7
Donna Anderson, VP and head of corporate governance, T. Rowe Price
Mary Francis, corporate secretary and chief governance officer, Chevron
Matt Levine, columnist, Bloomberg Opinion
Jeff Mahoney, general counsel, Council of Institutional Investors
Aeisha Mastagni, portfolio manager, California State Teachers Retirement System
Sarah Maynard, global senior head of diversity, equity and inclusion, CFA Institute
Scott Moore, director of China programs and strategic initiatives, University of Pennsylvania
Nelson Peltz, CEO and founding partner, Trian Fund Management
Bob Prince, co-CIO, Bridgewater Associates
Liz Shuler, president, AFL-CIO
Scott Zdrazil, principal investment officer, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association and chair, Council of Institutional Investors
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