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Executive Forum 2023 Rebroadcast: Technology Industry Trends: M&A, IPOs, and Cost Savings Opportunities




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The Executive Forum Webcast 2023 is back by popular demand! We’re excited to offer this replay option for four of our industry focused CPE eligible sessions.


For technology companies, staying ahead of the curve is not merely an option; it's imperative for sustained success. Join us for a timely webcast where we’ll explore three pivotal trends taking shape in the industry today and potential considerations for your organization in 2024: M&A/IPO outlook, cost savings opportunities through the CHIPS Act, and the potential transformative power of AI in finance.


Please note, if you attended any of these previous live sessions in November and completed the CPE requirements, you will not be eligible to earn additional CPE credits by attending the replays. CPE credits can only be given once per session.


Date and time

Original broadcast Thursday, December 14, 2023 12:00 PM ET - 1:00 PM ET



Recommended CPE credits

Please note: CPE credits are not awarded for webcast replay.



Learning objectives

  • Recognize M&A/IPO outlook – Our industry leaders will provide insights into the current M&A and IPO landscape, offering guidance on identifying strategic opportunities for growth and value creation, and potential pitfalls
  • Identify cost savings opportunities – The CHIPS Act presents a unique opportunity for technology companies to access incentives and support for domestic semiconductor production. Our industry tax leaders will unveil the latest updates on the CHIPS Act, inform you on the application process, and share insights to help you unlock significant cost-saving opportunities
  • Define AI, finance transformation – Our industry leaders will explore AI’s potential to revolutionize finance, enable technology companies to streamline operations, enhance decision-making, reduce risks, and drive profitability

Grant Thornton speakers:


Bryan Walker

Bryan is an advisory managing director based in San Francisco, specializing in transaction services. He has more than 20 years of experience providing financial due diligence to private equity and corporate clients.

San Francisco, California

  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing, Transportation & Distribution
  • Technology, media & telecommunications
  • Retail & consumer brands
  • Private equity
Service Experience
  • Advisory
  • Transaction advisory



Recommended Field of Study

Information Technology



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Delivery method

Group - Internet




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