The Rock Center Program for Journalists: A Primer in Corporate Governance is a one-day program intended to educate journalists who cover these issues. The program is scheduled for Thursday, June 9 at the New York Offices of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Applications are due May 20.
Rock Center Program for Journalists: About
The Rock Center Program for Journalists: A Primer in Corporate Governance brings together a small group of media fellows, selected from leading writers in business and finance, to attend an educational event in New York City on June 9, 2016.
Media fellows will gain a deeper understanding of corporate governance, accounting, and finance while learning from some of most distinguished faculty in the country.
A panel of judges will review the entries and select the media fellows.
Past Rock Center Media Fellows include journalists from Agenda/Financial Times, American Banker, Associated Press, Barron’s, Bloomberg, Business Week, China Daily News, Dow Jones, The Economist, The Fiscal Times, FiveThirtyEight, Forbes, Fortune Magazine, Harvard Business Review, The Huffington Post, NPR, New York Times, ProPublica, Quartz, Slate, TIME Magazine, Thompson Reuters, Vox and the Wall Street Journal.
Click here to apply or to nominate a journalist.
Rock Center Program for Journalists: Agenda
This year’s agenda includes:
The Corruption Business: Joseph Grundfest, W. A. Franke Professor of Law and Business; Senior Faculty, Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance; and Co-director, Director’s College
- Accounting: Roman L. Weil, V. Duane Rath Professor of Accounting Emeritus at the Chicago Booth School of Business; Program Fellow, Stanford Law School; Co-Director, Directors’ Consortium
CEO and Exec Comp: How Much it Too Much?: Paul Oyer, The Fred H. Merrill Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
- Founder Board Control: Dual Class Shares and other Voting Rights Structures: Evan Epstein, Executive Director, Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford University
Corporate Finance: F. Daniel Siciliano, Professor and Associate Dean for Executive Education and Special Programs, Stanford Law School; Faculty Director, Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance; and Co-director, Director’s College
Rock Center Program for Journalists: Joint Initiative
The Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance is a joint initiative of Stanford Law School and Stanford Graduate School of Business.