Conversation With Professor Steven Kaplan
January 14, 2015: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Please join us for an opportunity for networking with Booth and Harvard alums followed by a dialogue with Professor Steven Kaplan.
McDermott, Will & Emery
227 W Monroe Street
In conjunction with the Harvard Club of Chicago, the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Alumni Club presents an evening with Professor Steven Kaplan, the Neubauer Family Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Please join us for an opportunity for networking with Booth and Harvard alums followed by a dialogue with Professor Kaplan.
CBAC Members: $15.00
Non-members and Guests: $30.00
5:30 PM-6:00 PM: Wine and Cheese Reception
6:00 PM-7:30 PM: Program followed by Q & A
Steven Kaplan (Speaker)
Neubauer Family Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, Chicago Booth
Dr. Kaplan conducts research on issues in private equity, venture capital, entrepreneurial finance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. He has published papers in a number of academic and business journals. He has testified to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee and the U.S. House Financial Services Committee about his research. Kaplan is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and an associate editor of the Journal of Financial Economics.
Dr. Kaplan teaches advanced MBA and executive courses in entrepreneurial finance and private equity, corporate financial management, corporate governance, and wealth management. BusinessWeek named him one of the top 12 business school teachers in the country.
Dr. Kaplan serves on the board or advisory board of Accretive Health, Columbia Acorn Funds, Morningstar, Sandbox Industries and the Illinois Venture Capital Association. He has been a member of the faculty since 1988.
He received his AB, summa cum laude, in Applied Mathematics and Economics from Harvard College and earned a PhD in Business Economics from Harvard University.