Press Release November 01, 2002

Goodwin Procter Sponsors CEO Roundtable

BOSTON, Nov. 1, 2002 — High profile chief executive officers, directors and corporate governance experts came together this morning at Boston’s Four Seasons Hotel to discuss a multitude of issues pertaining to boardroom relationships. The roundtable, entitled “Changing Dynamics in the Boardroom,” was co-sponsored by Goodwin Procter LLP and Russell Reynolds Associates. The panel was moderated by Stuart Cable, who is a partner in Goodwin Procter's corporate department.

Other roundtable participants included:

Richard F. Syron
Chairman & CEO, Thermo Electron
Former Chairman & CEO, American Stock Exchange

Jay W. Lorsch, PhD
Professor of Human Relations and Former Chairman of
Doctoral Programs, Harvard Business School
Author of numerous books on corporate governance

George W. Chamillard
Chairman, President & CEO, Teradyne

Una S. Ryan, PhD
President & CEO, Avant Immunotherapeutics and
Vice Chair of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council