2024 Peterson Search ETA Conference 

Gather.
Learn.
Connect.

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Partnership is built on trust and a shared mission. For over two decades and across 300+ companies, we’ve stood witness to the fact that people like you are the key differentiator in success.

This July, we welcome you to Sundance Mountain Resort to strengthen existing relationships and forge new connections.

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Agenda:

Wed

31

3:00pm-5:30pm

Registration + Check-In

Redford Center

5:30pm-8:00pm

Reception + Dinner

Redford Center

Thurs

1

8:00Am-10:00Am

Breakfast + Activities

Rehearsal Hall

Horseback Riding

Ziplining

Hiking

Ziplining

Yoga

12:15pm-1:30pm

Lunch + Guest Speaker

Matt Pottinger

Redford Center

1:30pm-2:00pm

Break

2:00pm-3:15pm

CEO Breakout Session

(CEOs only)

Redford Center

2:00pm-3:15pm

Searcher + MBA Session

(Active Searchers + MBAs only)

Rehearsal Hall

3:15pm-4:00pm

Leadership Session

Clint Peterson

Redford Center

4:00pm-4:45pm

Break

4:45pm-5:30pm

Private Chairlift Ride

Outlaw Express Lift

5:30pm-8:30pm

Reception + Dinner

Bear Claw Lodge

8:30pm-11:00pm

After Party

The Owl Bar

Fri

2

8:30Am-11:00Am

Breakfast

Rehearsal Hall

10:30am-12:00pm

Airport Shuttle

Sundance Resort Front Desk

Guest Speaker:

Matt Pottinger

CEO, Garnaut Global LLC

Matt Pottinger is the CEO at Garnaut Global LLC, a leading open-source research firm that focuses on China and serves asset managers and corporate clients. Matt is a distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and Chairman of the China Program at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. His book, The Boiling Moat: Urgent Steps to Defend Taiwan, available in bookstores 1 July.

Matt served as U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor from 2019 to 2021. In that role, Matt coordinated the full spectrum of national security policy. Before that he served as the NSC’s Senior Director for Asia, where he led the administration’s work on the Indo-Pacific region, and in particular its shift on China policy.

Before his White House service, Matt spent the late 1990s and early 2000s in China as a reporter for Reuters and The Wall Street Journal. He then fought in Iraq and Afghanistan as a U.S. Marine during three combat deployments between 2007 and 2010. Following active duty, Matt ran Asia research at Davidson Kempner Capital Management, a multi-strategy investment fund in New York.

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