Davis Polk | NYSE | Donnelley 2017 West Coast IPO Boot Camp
February 10, 2017

Davis Polk, the NYSE and Donnelley Financial Solutions hosted an IPO Boot Camp in Menlo Park, California on February 10, 2017.

The event explored some of the key financial, legal, accounting and logistical steps associated with an IPO, as well as current market trends and best practices for taking a company public.

Panelists included C-suite executives from technology, clean tech and healthcare companies, accounting specialists from Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers, IPO consultants and IR experts from Class V Group and The Blueshirt Group, as well as lawyers and advisers from the NYSE and Davis Polk.


  • Before the IPO - Planning, Readiness and Strategy:
    What preparation to do now if your company is thinking of going public
  • The IPO Process - From Org Meeting to Opening Bell:
    Executing a successful IPO
  • After the IPO - Managing Public Company Demands:
    Navigating quarterly earnings cycles, SOX compliance and governance challenges
  • Fireside Chat with Chief Financial Officers:
    IPO insights from the rear view mirror


This event was intended for senior level executives and was not open to the press. California CLE credit was provided.

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