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Upcoming Events

This page provides a schedule of the upcoming meetings of the Commission, public appearances of senior SEC officials, and other events. Contact information is provided for additional information. Please note that all events are subject to change.

All times appearing below are listed in Eastern Time unless otherwise noted.

SEC Meetings and Other Events

All SEC open meetings and many other public events are webcast. A hyperlink to the webcast will be posted to shortly before the start of a meeting. Captioning is provided for these webcasts. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities attending an event in person can be arranged by submitting a request to at least three business days in advance.

SEC closed meetings are not open to the public.

February 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

1:00 p.m. ET
Open Meeting (Oral Argument)
See Sunshine Act Notice and Agenda
Location: SEC Headquarters, 100 F Street, NE, Washington, DC
Contact: Office of the Secretary at (202) 551-5400

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. ET
Open Meeting
See Sunshine Act Notice and Agenda
Location: SEC Headquarters, 100 F Street, NE, Washington, DC
Contact: Office of the Secretary at (202) 551-5400

Thursday, February 11, 2016

2:00 p.m. ET
Closed Meeting
See Sunshine Act Notice
Location: SEC Headquarters, 100 F Street, NE, Washington, DC
Contact: Office of the Secretary at (202) 551-5400

Public Appearances by Officials

All public appearances by officials are open to media unless otherwise noted.

February 2016

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

Lara Mehraban, Associate Regional Director, New York Regional Office, and Keith Higgins, Director, Division of Corporation Finance, will participate in the Practising Law Institute’s Corporate Governance – A Master Class 2016.
  • 9:45 a.m. — Mehraban will be part of the “New Playbook for Directors” panel, which will focus on increasing the impact of developments in federal law and enforcement. 
  • 11:15 a.m. -  Higgins will be part of the “Compensation Committees —The New Hot Seat is Getting Hotter,” which will include discussions on the new Dodd-Frank regulations and pay-for-performance.
Location: Practising Law Institute, 1177 Avenue of the Americas, New York

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016

3:50 p.m. (2:50 p.m. CT)
Shamoil Shipchandler, Director, Fort Worth Regional Office, will be a panelist at the 38th Annual Securities and Business Law Conference. His panel is titled, “What to Do When the Government Comes Knocking.”
Location: Cityplace Conference Center, 2711 North Haskell Ave., Dallas
Contact: Michelle Alldredge, 512-232-1165,

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

8:30 a.m.
Sean McKessy, Chief, Office of the Whistleblower and William Hicks, Associate Director, Atlanta Regional Office will participate in Emory University Law School’s Fraud Against the Government and SEC Whistleblower Actions Training.
Location: Emory University School of Law, Tuft Auditorium, 1301 Clifton Road N.E., Atlanta
Contact: Rahni Lott, 404-727-6829,

Friday, Feb. 19 – Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016

Chair Mary Jo White will give remarks at the Practising Law Institute’s 2016 SEC Speaks. Commissioner Kara Stein and other SEC officials will also participate in the event. Full agenda.
Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.

Public Hearings in Administrative Proceedings

To obtain a sign language interpreter contact at least three business days in advance. For any other reasonable accommodation related disability contact or call 202-551-4158.


February 2016

Monday, February 22-Wednesday, March 2, 2016

9:30 a.m. PST
Administrative Law Judge Jason S. Patil will hold a hearing in the matter of Steven J. Muehler, et al., Administrative Proceeding File No. 3-16836
Location: U.S. District Court, 312 N. Spring Street, Courtroom 24, Los Angeles, CA
Contact: Office of Administrative Law Judges, 202-551-6030

Modified: Feb. 12, 2016