2017 Events


Friends of FCD: Corporate Directors Forum – San Diego

Monday November 13, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | University of San Diego Joan B. Kroc Institute

Our friends in San Diego present a Special Evening Program

8th Annual Executive Compensation Summit

Thursday November 9, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | The Pacific Club, Newport Beach

Panel discussion focusing on key executive compensation issues to help prepare Compensation Committee Members, Directors, CEOs and other C-Level executives for the 2018 proxy season.


Friends of FCD: HBSAOC Inside the Company

Thursday October 26, 2017 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. | Edwards Lifesciences Corp.

The Harvard Business School Association of Orange County invites you to go Inside the Company at Edwards Lifesciences Corp.

Friends of FCD: Corporate Directors Forum – San Diego

Wednesday October 18, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Hyatt Regency La Jolla

The M&A Landscape: Is “Deal‐Making” In Your Organization’s Future?

2017 UCI Audit Committee Summit

Friday October 6, 2017 | 8:00 a.m. - Noon | The Pacific Club

FCD joins UCI and the Audit Committee Roundtable of Orange County to present the Fourth Annual Audit Committee Summit.


Looking Ahead to 2018: A Director’s Guide

Wednesday September 27, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | The Pacific Club, Newport Beach

It’s no secret that time is precious in the board room. Join us for a discussion about opportunities to embrace and pitfalls to be avoided in 2018.

Friends of FCD: HBSAOC HLS Series

Tuesday September 19, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Back Bay Conference Center

The Harvard Leadership Series presented by our friends at HBSAOC is a diverse and highly educational set of events focusing on key ideas that make a big difference.

Friends of FCD: CCRG 16th Annual SEC “Hot Topics” Conference

Friday September 15, 2017 | 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Irvine Marriott

The Center for Corporate Reporting and Governance at Cal State Fullerton’s Mihaylo College of Business and Economics present the 16th Annual SEC “Hot Topics” Conference.


The Times They Are a-Changin’: Private Equity and the Consumer in the Trump Economy

Tuesday June 20, 2017 | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM | The Pacific Club, Newport Beach

Hear from the leading private equity experts about what’s hot (and what’s not), recent trends, and how changes in Washington impact business in Orange County.


The Return of Vice Chancellor Laster

Thursday April 20, 2017 | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM | The Pacific Club

The Honorable J. Travis Laster, Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery, makes his return to Orange County and the Forum for Corporate Directors.


22nd Annual Director of the Year Awards

Wednesday March 8, 2017 | 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM | The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel

RSVP for Southern California’s Premier Event for Business Leaders


Special FCD Breakfast: What Keeps the CEOs Up at Night?

Tuesday February 7, 2017 | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM | The Pacific Club, Newport Beach

A rare opportunity to be in the room with three of Orange County’s leading CEOs.


FCD Breakfast – Data and Analytics: Small, Medium, and Big Data

Thursday January 19, 2017 | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM | The Westin South Coast Plaza

A panel of professionals will demystify Data and Analytics and show how these are the next level critical topics to reach the boardroom.