March 15, 2022: Chapter Meeting

Keynote Presentation

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: David Sylvan, President, UH Ventures

TOPIC: “Navigating the Intersection of Innovation & Healthcare”

ABOUT OUR SPEAKER: David comes to UH Ventures with more than 30 years of diverse corporate experience, most recently following a successful 15 year career in capital markets and investment
banking, where he led a derivatives’ trading and public finance investment banking platform. David helped establish and build teams and operational platforms across the United States. Prior to this, David spent 8 years in a variety of responsibilities at the sports marketing giant, IMG. He started his career in public accounting with Deloitte in Johannesburg, South Africa. David is an adjunct professor at Case Western Reserve University’s (CWRU) Weatherhead School of Business in their department of Design & Innovation. David received a Bachelors in Commerce and Business Law from the University of the Witwatersrand, in Johannesburg, South Africa, and an MBA from the CWRU Weatherhead School of Management.

Professional Development Session

Presented by:

TOPIC: “The Message in Retail – What Accelerated Changes Mean for all CFO’s”

PRESENTED BY: Heather Hall, Associate Director, Protiviti Digital

TOPIC SUMMARY: While all industries have faced head winds over the past two years, Retail has been forced to evolve on the fly, finding ways to maintain value and minimize cost.  The presentation will take a dive into what the future of retail looks like through the lens of the modern finance executive, sharing perspective and insights that are relevant to all industry leaders.

CPE Credits Earned: 1 hour

Event Details/Registration

Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2022 (rescheduled from March 9th)

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Session
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Keynote Address

The Foundry Community Rowing and Sailing Center
1831 Columbus Rd
Cleveland, OH 44113

Pre-registration is required

No charge for FEI Members with pre-paid chapter dues

No charge for Strategic Partners

$50/per person for non-members


FEI NEO is committed to the health and safety of our members, partners,  and guests. We have developed guidelines and best practices which will be in accordance with guidelines set forth by the State of Ohio and those set forth by the venue. All guidelines will be communicated to attendees prior to the meeting.