Private Company Services events & webcasts

Throughout the year, PwC’s Private Company Services practice (PCS) sponsors and hosts a variety of events and webcasts focused on issues facing today’s private and family-owned businesses like yours. PCS professionals also participate in and speak at a number of conferences and events. Please see below for a listing of upcoming conferences, events and webcasts.


  • The challenges of managing a family business now and for the future
    An intimate conversation with Jim Ethier, chairman, Bush Brothers & Company
    Original webcast: April 30, 2014
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  • Year-End Financial Reporting Developments for Private Companies
    Original webcast: December 10, 2013
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  • Year- End Tax and Wealth Management Planning
    Original Wecast: November 19, 2013
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Archived Webcasts

Family Office Exchange (FOX) Financial Executive Forum

July 22-23, 2014
Chicago, IL

The FOX Financial Executives Forum will take an in-depth look at tax and estate laws, financial reporting, and family office best practices. Highlights include:

  • Hands-on demonstrations of technology solutions for the family office
  • A panel discussion on how to overcome common financial reporting challenges
  • How to select and implement new family office technology
  • The latest updates in estate laws and taxes that family office executives need to watch for in 2014 and beyond
  • Developing the competencies necessary to hire, develop and manage human capital
  • Two opportunities for peer dialogue

FEI Private Company Forum

October 8-9, 2014
Chicago, IL
Check back for more information on this event

Family Office Exchange (FOX) Fall Forum

October 28-30, 2014
Chicago, IL
The Fall Forum is FOX's premier event. The forum provides an opportunity for wealth owners, family office professionals and wealth advisors to hear from the industry leaders on current trends and discuss practical solutions to challenges they face.

Target audience: Private family trust company executives and family members

PCS is currently hosting local market events in the following cities:

Atlanta, GA
Charleston, SC
Orange County, CA

For information on these events, please contact Mary Chidiac.

Check back regularly to see if an event has been scheduled in your area.

Hear Kirsten Schofield and John Stieg on the Private Company Council's newly issued goodwill standards and navigating the choice to adopt or not.