Thursday, June 9, 2011

7:30–8:20 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group, LLC

8:20–8:30 a.m.

Introductory Remarks

8:30–9:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation: "Tactics in Healthcare Organization Turnarounds"

Charles D. ("Charlie") Baker, Jr.
Entrepreneuer in Residence,
General Catalyst Partners

9:30–10:45 a.m.

The Image of the Restructuring Industry

A timely discussion by thought leaders representing diverse constituencies involved in corporate restructurings in the U.S. regarding the value proposition of advisors in the restructuring and insolvency process, the continuing specialization of skills needed for success in the profession, and the diversity of knowledge needed to develop holistic solutions across legal, financial, operational and market frontiers.

10:45–11:00 a.m.

Morning Break

Sponsored by Bachecki Crom & Co LLP

11:00–12:00 p.m.

The Strategic Role of Examiners

Concurrent Session – 1

A panel discussion of the strategic role of examiners in major Chapter 11 cases including Lehman.

SBMM* - Financing Issues

Concurrent Session – 2

Financing during bankruptcy and on emergence from Chapter 11 in today's environment.

12:00–5:00 p.m.

Social Activities (More information »)

6:30–7:30 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

Sponsored by CRG Partners Group LLC

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Annual Banquet and Awards

Sponsored by Bankruptcy Management Solutions, Deloitte., and Huron Consulting Group

– Manny Katten Award
– Zolfo Cooper/Randy Waits Gold, Silver, Bronze Medals
– Distinguished Performance Awards

Dinner Wine:

Sponsored by Bean Hunt & Co, Graf Repetti & Co., LLP, Kapila &Co., Lefoldt & Co., and D.R. Payne & Associates, Inc

9:30–11:00 p.m.

Dessert Reception

Sponsored by Mesirow Financial Consulting LLC, and Protiviti, Inc.

*SBMM—this abbreviation denotes sessions in the Small Business/Middle Market Track.

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