Mendoza lecture series kicks off with Board of Trustees chair

Author: Carol Elliott

PWC chairman Bob Moritz, speaks at Mendoza College of Business as part of the 2013 "Boardroom Insights" lecture series

The University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business kicks off its Boardroom Insights Lecture Series on Friday (Sept. 16) with a talk by Jack Brennan, chairman of the Notre Dame Board of Trustees.

Boardroom Insights is an annual fall series that presents top executives from some of the largest companies in the nation speaking about current trends in their industries, as well as their personal career paths.

Lectures, which are free and open to the public, are held on select Fridays from 10:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. in Mendoza’s Jordan Auditorium.

The 2016 series features a broad range of industries, including financial services, industrial real estate development and global insurance. The full schedule is as follows:

• Sept. 16: Jack Brennan, chairman of the University of Notre Dame Board of Trustees
• Sept. 23: Mike McGavick, CEO of the XL Group PLC
• Oct. 14: Hamid Moghadam, CEO and chair of the board of directors of Prologis
• Oct. 28: William Cobb, president and CEO of H&R Block
• Nov. 4: Victor Dodig, president and CEO of CIBC
• Nov. 11: Paul Idzik, CEO of E*Trade
• Dec. 2: Carol Sawdye, vice chairman and CFO of PwC

For more information about Boardroom Insights 2016, visit or contact program manager Jean Meade at or 574-631-3277.

Originally published by Carol Elliott at on September 15, 2016.