Southeastern Chapter Fall Conference

Starts:  Oct 4, 2017 6:00 PM (ET)
Ends:  Oct 5, 2017 5:30 PM (ET)
Pre-Conference Dinner at Empire State South
Sponsored by Merrill Corporation

Date & Time - October 4 at 6:00 PM
Location - Empire State South, 999 Peachtree St NE Suite 140, Atlanta, GA 30309
Link for Directions

Annual Meeting and Conference at Atlanta Botanical Gardens
Date & Time - October 5 at 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM (followed by post-conference happy hour!!)
Location - 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta, GA 30309
Link for Directions

Conference highlights include:

  • Proxy Developments and Corporate Governance - Hot Topics
  • ESG and Sustainability Ratings
  • SEC Updates
  • Current Issues for Audit Committees
  • Board Composition and Evaluations
  • Whistleblower Updates
  • Professionalism CLE Credit
  • AND MUCH MORE (Click here for full agenda)

Registration Information
The registration fee is $175 for Society members and $195 for non-members and includes complimentary breakfast and lunch at the conference, as well as the pre-conference dinner. An opportunity for networking will be available at a cocktail reception immediately following the conference.

No refunds will be provided for cancellations after September 22, 2017. Walk-ins the day of the conference will be accommodated subject to space availability, and the registration fee must be paid by check at the door.

If you are interested in attending the pre-conference dinner, please click on the down arrow on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 and click Add to add it to your itinerary. Nonmembers can also join the Society at a discounted rate, $625, for the first year by adding it to the registration.

Click here to register online.
(Society members will be asked to sign in with their Society login information to register. Nonmembers will be asked to create a profile to register.)

Hotel Accommodations
A small block of rooms has been put aside at the Loews Atlanta Hotel. Follow instructions below to reserve a room by phone or online.

Phone - 1-888-563-9736. Identify yourself as part of the SCG Room Block or RES ID SCGR10 when making reservation.

Online -
(1) Go to Make a Reservation, (2) Enter stay dates (note: dates must fall within the groups contracted dates or discounted rates will not display), (3) Select hotel, (4) Special Rates, (5) Group Rates, (6) Enter RES ID SCGR10.

CLE: Application will be made for Florida, Georgia and New York CLE credit. Please contact us for additional information concerning the availability of CLE credit in other states.

To learn more, please contact Melissa Caen at or Juliet Pate at