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2014 SAN FRANCISCO TREASURY SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM

EVENT SCHEDULE
7:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. --- REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. --- MORNING KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
                                    "Megatrends Impacting Treasury - Are you Ready?"
                             Presenters: Peter Frank, PricewaterhouseCoopers & Hans Candries, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Session ONE --- (9:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.):
1A
"Balancing Debt and Equity: Creating The Right Capital Structure" – Catherine Portman, Juniper Networks; Johan Nystedt, Levi Strauss & Co.
1B
"Decision Points in a Hedge Program - What Does Management Want to Achieve" – Stuart White, Plantronics
1C
"Basel III: Why Do I Care if I'm Not a Bank?" – Mimi Mengis, Union Bank; David Coultas, Union Bank
1D
"The Evolution Of Treasury Practices And Future Implications" – Jennifer Ceran, Box, Inc.
1E
"A Day In The Life of A Treasurer" – Kevin Leader, Bechtel Group, Inc.; Karen Brochier, Synopsys, Inc.

10:45 AM - 11:10 AM REFRESHMENT BREAK
Session TWO --- (11:10 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.):
2A
"Global Cash Investing: What To Do With All That Cash" – Theo Castro, KLA-Tencor; Scott Warner, Northern Trust
2B
"Transforming FX Hedging At Brocade" – Jean Furter, Brocade Communications; Yun Kong, Brocade Communications
2C
"Equity Issuance: Strategy And Execution" – Nicholas Bijur, Pacific Gas & Electric Company; Gavin Wolfe, Bank of America Merrill Lynch/td>
2D
"How I Stopped Worrying And Learned to Love My Company’s International Tax Structure" – Peter Campagna, Maxim Integrated
2E
"Accessing the Capital Markets: Strategy and Execution" – Ada Kwan, Spansion, Inc.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. --- LUNCH with KEYNOTE SPEAKER TODD BUCHHOLZ
                                            "“New Ideas From Dead CEOs”"

Session THREE --- (2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.):
3A
"Managing Global Liquidity: Right Place At The Right Time" – Erik Smolders, Ingram Micro, Inc.; Matthew Fletcher, The Royal Bank of Scotland
3B
"A Treasurer's Strategy: The Logic and Techniques Behind a Successful Share Buyback Program" – Bill Bascom, Intuit, Inc.
3C
***ADDED 04/22/14***
"The First 100 Days as a Treasurer" – Beth Potillo-Miller, Williams-Sonoma, Inc.; Guillermo Gualino, Agilent Technologies
3D
"Cash Flow Forecasting: A Case Study of VMware" – Tina Kobetsky, VMware, Inc.
3E
"REIT Conversion and Other Transformational Events Impacting Treasury" – Melanie Mock, Equinix, Inc.

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM REFRESHMENT BREAK
Session FOUR --- (3:50 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.):
4A
***PREVIOUSLY 3C***
"The Path to the Treasurer's Role" – Ben Bowler, Matson, Inc.; Cindi Law, Diamond Foods, Inc.
4B
"Centralizing Foreign Exchange and Global Treasury Reorganization: Pros and Cons and Lessons Learned" – Christian Bauwens, Flextronics International Ltd.; Randy Durling, Flextronics International, Ltd.
4C
"How to Stockpile Against Wiles and Guiles of Online Payment Fraudsters" – Avi Lele, Stockpile, Inc.; Marie Mui, Wells Fargo Bank
4D
"Implementing Alliance Lite 2: A Treasurer’s View On Achieving Simplicity And Efficiency" – Brad Vollmer, Gilead Sciences, Inc.
4E
"Treasury’s Great Leap Forward: Partnering With Your CFO" – Tony Glasby, eBay, Inc.

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. --- RECEPTION