Past Events

Corporate Directors Forum’s programs have welcomed esteemed speakers and panelists, such as legal mediator, Ken Feinberg; former Allergan CEO, David Pyott; author/commentator, Bethany McLean;  former Ambassador to China and Qualcomm director, Clark T. Randt; Nuvasive CEO, Greg Lucier; economist, Stephen Moore; former TARP Administrator, Neel Kashkari; commentator, Herb Greenberg; former Governor Tom Ridge; and many others.

Corporate Directors Forum Past Speakers

May 10, 2017:
“Groupthink at Play in the Boardroom… and the Art of Challenging Consensus”
Members-Only Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00-9:00 am
February 8, 2017:
“How Great Boards STAY Great”
Open Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00 - 9:00am
December 13, 2016:
Members-Only Breakfast: “A Fully Engaged & Cohesive Workforce: A TOP Priority for CEOs & Boards!”
Members-Only Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00-9:00 am
October 18, 2016:
Andrew Fastow: Lessons Learned from Enron’s Former CFO
Special Evening Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 5:30pm - 8:00pm
July 21, 2016:
“Lonely at the Top: Where Does the CEO Turn for Advice?”
Open Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00am - 9:00am
June 16, 2016:
“FRAUD! The Director’s Role in Detection and Deterrence”
Members-Only Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00-9:00 am
December 8, 2015:
“Ambassador Clark T. Randt, Jr.: Realities of Business in China 2016”
Open Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00-9:00 am
November 19, 2015:
DRONES: Coming Soon to Skies Near You! (Perils, Pitfalls–and Promise)
CDF "BIG THINK" Series
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 5:30-8:00 pm
October 1, 2015:
Does Your Pay Strategy REALLY Match Your Business Strategy?
Members-Only Breakfast Program
August 27, 2015:
The Sudden Departure of the CEO: Now What?
Open Breakfast Program