The 8th Annual CFO Forum

Speakers - CFO Forum 2017

March 8-9, 2017 | Downtown Chicago

Brian Barry

Clinical Professor of Economics, Chicago Booth

Judy L. Brown, '98 (IXP-3)

Former EVP, Business Operations and CFO, Perrigo Company PLC

Co-chair

Jean-Pierre Dubé

Sigmund E. Edelstone Professor of Marketing, Chicago Booth

Nicholas Epley

John Templeton Keller Professor of Behavioral Science and Neubauer Family Faculty Fellow, Chicago Booth

Merle Erickson

Professor of Accounting, Chicago Booth

Robert Gertner

Deputy Dean for Faculty; Professor of Strategy and Finance, Chicago Booth

Sheli Z. Rosenberg, J.D.

Principal, Roselin Investments

Jeff Maydew

Partner, Baker McKenzie LLP

Julie Morton

Associate Dean, Career Services and Coporate Relations, Chicago Booth

Richard L. Sandor

CEO, American Financial Exchange & Environmental Financial Products

Charles Tribbett

Managing Director, Russell Reynolds Associates

Richard F. Westenberger, '96

EVP & CFO, Carter's, Inc.

Co-chair

Ray G. Young, '86

EVP & CFO, Archer Daniels Midland Company

Luigi Zingales

Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, and Charles M. Harper Faculty Fellow, Chicago Booth

Day 1: Wednesday Evening (March 8, 2017)

  • 5:30 pm · Registration & Welcome Reception
  • 6:30 pm · Guests are seated for dinner
  • 7:10 pm · Keynote Address: Undersociality
  • 8:30 pm · Cocktails and Conversation

Day 2: Thursday (March 9, 2017)

  • 7:30 am · Breakfast and CFO Networking
  • 8:15 am · Opening Remarks
  • 8:30 am · Sessions 1: Technology and Digitization: Making Marketing More Accountable
  • 9:45 am · Break
  • 10:00 am · Session 2: Booth-led Survey Research
  • 11:15 am · Group Photo
  • 11:30 am · Lunch and Session 3: Millennial Point of View
  • 1:00 pm · CFO Index Presentation
  • 1:15 pm · Break
  • 1:30 pm · Session 4: Board Interactions: Governance, Committees and Communication
  • 2:45 pm · Break
  • 3:00 pm · Session 5: The Outlook for Tax Reform
  • 4:15 pm · Closing Remarks