Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference

Contact: Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP (Illinois, USA)

BFKN partners Don Norman and Andrew Strimaitis will present at the 8th annual Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference, November 5-6, 2012, at the Swisshotel, Chicago.

New federal requirements for the compensation of bank employees helped draw a record crowd of nearly 300 to Bank Director's 7th annual Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference. Passage of the landmark Dodd-Frank Act, combined combined with new rules on compensation practices at banks and thrifts issued by the Federal Reserve Board, brought compensation committee chairs and members as well as Human Resources Officers from around the country.


The country's top compensation advisers will offer practical approaches to your board can use to tackle short- and long-term incentive plan design, risk assessment requirements, change-in-control agreements, and other regulatory implications for compensation. Also, you will have the opportunity to learn from knowledgeable bank officers and board members with firsthand experience on today's compensation challenges.

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Monday, November 5
11:20 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.

Say on Pay - Year Two, What We Have Learned
Andrew K. Strimaitis, Partner, Barack Ferrazzano Compensation & Employment Group
This session will focus on how Say-on-Pay is changing executive compensation, and how a bank should proactively address Say-on-Pay in the boardroom and within its proxy filing.

Monday, November 5

2:05 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Point/Counterpoint Debate
Donald L. Norman, Jr., Partner, Barack Ferrazzano Compensation & Employment Group
In this interactive panel discussion, respected compensation consultants will square off against legal advisors to weigh in on hot topics and debate the merits of various compensation strategies.

Tuesday, November 6

9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Peer Breakouts: Top Challenges for Bank Compensation Committees in 2013:Large Community Banks
Donald L. Norman, Jr., Partner, Barack Ferrazzano Compensation & Employment Group
Bank compensation committees face an unprecedented array of challenges, from new rules on compensation risk to the difficultly of designing effective incentive programs in today's market. Together with other experts and banker peers, Don Norman will lead a breakout session on Large Community Banks.