Schedule
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

9:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.

WELCOME & OPENING THOUGHTS

Robert Daines, Pritzker Professor of Law and Business, Associate Dean for Global and Graduate Programs, Stanford Law School
Liu Qiao, Dean and Professor of Finance, Peking University Guanghua School of Management
Peter Williamson, Professor of International Management, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
9:15 a.m.-9:35 a.m.

XBMA REPORT AND OVERVIEW OF THE TECH M&A MARKETS

Ronald C. Chen, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Raaj Narayan, Co-editor, XBMA Quarterly Review
9:35 a.m.-10:15 a.m.

STRATEGY: How to Set the Course in Volatile, Multi-National Markets

Hamid Moghadam, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Prologis
Peter Williamson, Professor of International Management, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge (moderator)
10:15 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
GENERAL COUNSEL ROUNDTABLE: Cutting Edge Legal Issues in Tech and XB M&A

Nigel Boardman, Partner, Slaughter and May
Jim Cowie, General Counsel, Cadence Design Systems
Adam O. Emmerich & Edward J. Lee, Partners, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz (moderators)
Jeffrey Freedman, General Counsel, CAA
Javier Illescas Fernandez Bermejo, Head of Corporate Legal, Banco Santander, S.A.
Pek Siok Lan, Senior Managing Director, General Counsel, Temasek International Pte. Ltd.
John Schultz, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Marnie Seif, Chief Legal Officer, Analog Devices
Lenny Stein, General Counsel, Splunk
12:20 p.m.-1:40 p.m.

LUNCH

LUNCH CONVERSATION:

The Silicon Valley/China Axis, moderated by Rocky Lee, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons
Jerry Yang, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AME Cloud Ventures, Founder, Yahoo!
Zhang Ya-Qin, President, Baidu, Inc.
1:45 p.m.-2:05 pm.

CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN CHINA AND IMPLICATIONS FOR CROSS-BORDER BUSINESS

Liu Qiao, Dean and Professor of Finance, Peking University Guanghua School of Management
Cai Hongbin, Dean, Chair of Economics, Hong Kong University
2:05 p.m.-2:25 p.m.

AND THE RESEARCH SHOWS . . . Six Surprising Patterns and Trends in Global M&A Uncovered by the Latest Data

Tim Payne, Senior Partner, Brunswick Group L.L.P.
2:25 p.m.-3:25 p.m.

CROSS-BORDER EXPANSION: Why, How, When?

Howard Hochhauser, Interim Chief Executive Officer, ancestry.com
Emily Keeton, Global Head of M&A, WeWork
Andrew J. Nussbaum, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz (moderator)
Scott Offer, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Flex
Wang Kejin, Vice President, China Oceanwide Holdings Group, Former Deputy Director-General, China Banking Regulatory Commission
Franny Yao, Senior Partner, Ernst & Young (China)
3:25 p.m.-3:40 p.m.

Break

3:40 p.m-4:40 p.m.

TECH DEALS: Opportunities, Complications and Solutions

Andrew R. Brownstein & Benjamin M. Roth, Partners, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz (moderators)
Courtney McBean, Managing Director, Evercore
Jung Min, Partner, Goldman Sachs
Rafael Torres, Senior Vice President, Business Development and Strategy, Varian Medical Systems
Rishi Varma, Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Corporate Securities and M&A, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Neal Wolin, Senior Counselor, Brunswick Group L.L.P.
Fei Yin, Managing Director, Guotai Junan Securities
4:40 p.m-5:30 p.m.

ADAPTING BUSINESS MODELS, STRATEGIES AND DEALS TO GET AHEAD OF TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE

David Enrich, Finance Editor, New York Times (moderator)
Mark Gordon, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Albert Liu, General Counsel, Head of Corporate Development, VeriFone Systems
Angel Mendez, Chief Operating Officer, HERE Technologies
Sunny Sun, Chief Growth Officer, Yum China
Jonathan Turner, Co-Founder, Senior Advisor, Qatalyst Partners
6:00 p.m.

COCKTAILS & DINNER

The Village Pub
2967 Woodside Road
Woodside, California

DINNER PROGRAM:

Corporate Governance Trends

Martin Lipton, Founding Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz