Baird’s Global Investment Banking team recently hosted our 5th Annual Defense & Government Conference. Over 1,400 people registered to participate in presentations and panels featuring 55 public company, private company, and government executives discussing topics including:

  • 2022 National Defense Strategy in Review
  • A View from Wall Street
  • Defense & Government M&A Market Insights
  • Political & Regulatory Environment: Elections, Inflation, Taxes, and Anti-Trust
  • Current and Emerging Threats in the Intelligence Community
  • Digital Transformation: Transforming Government
  • The Great Space Race – How Does the U.S. Stay Ahead?
  • Shifting Sands of Uncertainty: Federal Funding and Priorities Under the Next Congress
  • Mission Engineering: Making the Joint Force Effective
  • M&A Lessons Learned
  • Technology Disruptors: Venture Investing in Defense
  • A View from the Boardroom
  • 2022 Private Equity – How Times Have Changed
  • Market Leaders and their M&A Strategies

The event was a huge success as evidence by the feedback from our attendees.

This Baird event is always well planned, well run, well attended, and has outstanding speakers.

Gets better and better each year!

This was another immensely informative, valuable, and fun Baird G&D conference!

You guys are rock stars.

The Conference was substantive, and the networking was tremendous.


Baird’s Defense & Government Investment Banking Team