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The Directors Roundtable Invites You to Attend a Program
For Boards of Directors and Their Advisors

WORLD RECOGNITION OF DISTINGUISHED GENERAL COUNSEL:
SETH HOOGASIAN
GENERAL COUNSEL OF THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC

Thursday, October 29, 2015, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Morgan Lewis Conference Center, One Federal Street, Boston

There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.

Agenda

General Counsel are more important than ever in history. Boards of Directors look increasingly to them to enhance financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations. In recognition of our distinguished Guest of Honor’s personal accomplishments in his career and his leadership in the profession, we are honoring Seth Hoogasian, General Counsel of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. with the leading global honor for General Counsel.

Thermo Fisher Scientific serves the scientific community by enabling its customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. His address will include issues facing a company at the intersection of law and science, as well as lessons learned from heading the legal function of a global company that has grown from $700 million to $17 billion in revenues during his tenure. The panelists’ additional topics include governance, compliance, enforcement, and M&A. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

GUEST OF HONOR

Seth H. Hoogasian
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

DISTINGUISHED PANELISTS

Daniel O’Connor
Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP

Graham Robinson
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Matthew Guest
Partner, Wachtell Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Lisa Burton
Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable

Introductory Remarks by Rick Williams,
board advisor & Partner of Newport Board Group