Online Events

Online Events
Providing you a collection of engaging webinars to serve as a continued resource, beyond banking.
  • Upcoming Live Events
    • cybercrime

      Why Cybercrime Succeeds: A Conversation With Cyber Expert Brett Johnson

      Join “Original Internet Godfather” Brett Johnson, a former U.S. most wanted cybercriminal, for an entertaining and educational talk covering the latest techniques criminals are using and how to protect yourself. November 8 marks the date for key elections across the United States as inflation, the likelihood of a recession and policy are top of mind for Americans.

      Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET

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      Mobile Banking: Safe and Simple

      Not using the First Republic Mobile Banking app yet? Join us for an interactive workshop on how our app can help you securely manage your accounts whenever and wherever it suits you.

      Learn how to deposit checks, set fraud alerts, contact your banker and more to stay up to date and keep your accounts safe and secure.

      This webinar features First Republic’s Sean Parviz, Digital Banking Team Lead, and Ryan Paradis, Client Cybersecurity Specialist.

      Thursday, October 13, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. PT / 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET

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    • Market Update Globe

      Down to the Bone With Peabody Essex Museum Curators

      Working independently, award-winning nature photographer Stephen Gorman and beloved New Yorker artist Edward Koren respond to the consequences of destabilizing our natural environment and speak to their shared alarm about the global climate crisis. Join us to go behind the scenes with museum curators Trevor Smith, Associate Director of Multisensory Experience and Curator of the Present Tense, and Jane Winchell, The Sarah Fraser Robbins Director of the Dotty Brown Art & Nature Center and Curator of Natural History.

      Thursday, October 20, 2022, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET

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      Stephen Gorman (1959–)
      Lamentation, 2017, Pigment print. Courtesy of the artist © Stephen Gorman

      Photo Credit © Stephen Gorman

    • Market Update Globe

      Market Update: The Transition: Markets, The Fed and Inflation

      As the Fed continues tightening rates in an effort to reduce inflation, the markets continue to react. Join us as we discuss what’s ahead across the broad market landscape, how it may impact investment opportunities and more.

      Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET

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    • Climate Forum

      First Republic 2022 Climate Forum

      Please join us for our 2022 Climate Forum.

      Session One - Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET
      The Future of Energy: Climate, Policy and Innovation
      In 2022 the Russia/Ukraine conflict put a spotlight on the complex, international energy supply chain. As the movement to net zero continues, we explore how governments, innovators and industry leaders are tackling climate change driven by economics, policy and demand. We also discuss the investment opportunities that the energy transition creates. This session will feature a lively conversation between Dr. Michael Webber, who is the Josey Centennial Professor in Energy Resources at the University of Texas at Austin and CTO of Energy Impact Partners, Christopher Wolfe, and Kelly Johnston, President of First Republic Trust Company and Executive Vice President, First Republic Private Wealth Management.


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      Session Two - Thursday, October 27, 2022, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. ET
      Agriculture of Tomorrow: The Future of Food and Wine
      Climate-related concerns, including wildfires and water shortages are top of mind for the agriculture industry. In this session, we explore how innovators in food and wine are embracing more efficient techniques to satisfy increasing demand while also seeking long-term solutions that are tailored to help address climate concerns. Joining this panel will be Nona Yehia, Co-Founder of Vertical Harvest, Kathleen Inman, Owner, Winemaker and General Manager of Inman Family Wines, and Nicolas Gentin, Executive Vice President, First Republic Investment Management.


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  • NEWLY ADDED

    • Join us for a discussion with business owners who have successfully implemented succession plans, and hear their insights on the value and peace of mind that come from planning ahead.

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      In today’s ever-changing environment, VC firms can benefit from a well-articulated compliance program. Our expert panel will discuss how current market conditions are affecting the operations of venture firms and how a compliance program can help mitigate risk as well as provide transparency into geopolitical risk factors.

    • 3 people standing next to a snow globe with the earth inside

      Christopher J. Wolfe, Chief Investment Officer of First Republic Private Investment Management, and Michael D. Selfridge, Chief Banking Officer of First Republic Bank discuss the economy, U.S. policy, financial markets and investment opportunities.

    ARTS AND CULTURE

    • In this webinar, acclaimed novelist and memoirist David Goodwillie explains — and simplifies — the often daunting process of writing and selling a memoir. What are the rules of the genre? How “true” do memoirs have to be? How do you go about writing honestly about the people in your life? And what’s the best way to get started? We’ll talk about craft: balancing the vagaries of real life with the necessity of a narrative structure, the tricks of dialogue and exposition, and the ever-important role of revision.

    • Watch a Fireside Chat with author Alana Karen. A 19-year Google employee and the author of Adventures of Women in Tech: How We Got Here and Why We Stay, Alana has her own stories to share as well as those of more than 80 women she interviewed for her book.

    • Watch acclaimed novelist and memoirist David Goodwillie as he explains (and simplifies) the often daunting process of writing and selling a book. How does the publishing industry actually work? Who are the publishers, and what are the different genres? What about e-books, audiobooks and self-publishing? He’ll discuss the process of writing itself: What, exactly, do you want to write — a novel, a memoir or a collection of essays — and how can you get started?

    • Your Fully Charged Life is Meaghan B. Murphy’s master guide to bringing your best self to every moment, even when the pressures of daily life leave you feeling overwhelmed, exhausted and wallowing in negative thoughts (and a pint of your favorite gelato). Spanning health, work, family time and more, Your Fully Charged Life reveals small changes in outlook and habits that yield big results, without ever sacrificing who you are.

    • Michael Bodell, the Deputy Director/Chief Operating Officer of the Petersen Automotive Museum for a virtual tour in the Vault. Discover some of the most iconic and rare cars, motorcycles, and trucks spanning over 120 years of automotive history on the largest guided automotive tour in the United States.

    EDUCATION

    • Check out this virtual visit to Slide Ranch’s 134-acre farm and coastal land. In the spring, Slide Ranch is buzzing with new life — baby goats in the barn and seedlings in the garden. Guided by the Slide Ranch team, you’ll visit with the goats and sheep, run with them in the pasture and wander through the beautiful organic garden overlooking the coast. While mingling with the animals and meandering among the garden beds, you’ll learn about the ecosystems of Slide Ranch, animal husbandry and organic gardening practices. This will be a fun field trip for all ages.

    • This interactive discussion with O’Connor Professional Group covers the following topics: Parenting trends — the benefits and challenges of raising productive young adults. Pressures on young adults: stress, social media and substances. Entitlement: what it means and how to prevent it. Tips for setting reasonable expectations and promoting resiliency

    • Watch “Original Internet Godfather” Brett Johnson, a former U.S. most wanted cybercriminal, for an entertaining and educational talk covering the latest techniques criminals are using and how to protect yourself.

    FINANCE

    • Check out a 2022 market outlook discussion with Christopher J. Wolfe, Chief Investment Officer of First Republic Private Wealth Management, and Mike Selfridge, Chief Banking Officer of First Republic Bank. They will address the economy, U.S. policy, financial markets and investment opportunities.

    • Watch this collaborative discussion from our panel of senior First Republic Private Wealth Management leaders on ensuring your estate plan is aligned with your vision.

    • You’re running 1,000 miles a minute getting your company launched. With so many details to manage, it’s no wonder many founders forget about taxes. In this webinar, you’ll learn about the most common tax mistakes startups make and how to avoid them.

    • Watch this 2022 market outlook discussion with Christopher J. Wolfe, Chief Investment Officer of First Republic Private Wealth Management, and Mike Selfridge, Chief Banking Officer of First Republic Bank. They will address the economy, U.S. policy, financial markets and investment opportunities as we enter the new year.

    • Professor Hal Hershfield of UCLA’s Anderson School of Management discusses some of the common financial mistakes we all make as well as evidence-based solutions for them.

    • Watch a virtual mid-year market update and discussion focused on the risks and opportunities ahead, featuring Christopher J. Wolfe, Chief Investment Officer at First Republic Private Wealth Management, and Mike Selfridge, Chief Banking Officer at First Republic Bank.

    FOOD AND WINE

    • Steve Schwartz is a master tea blender and the Founder of Art of Tea, a handcrafted tea purveyor based in Los Angeles. Steve has traveled around the world cultivating relationships with farmers and became enamored with the homeopathic effect plants can have on the body and mind. His drive and passion for expanding people’s knowledge of tea is captivating. By combining herbs and botanicals to create unique wellness and flavor profiles, Steve and his team have been able to build a brand that’s garnered national acclaim and awards. In this workshop, Steve will take you through a brief history of tea, what differentiates tea types when all tea comes from the same plant, why steep time and temperature matter when making the perfect cup of tea and more. You will come out of this class one step closer to becoming a tea master.

    • First Republic and Wine Spectator New York celebrate Women’s History Month with an inspiring panel of California women in wine. They discuss their unique perspectives as first- and second-generation winemakers along with their experiences navigating an industry in which only 14% of California’s 4,200 bonded wineries have a woman as their lead winemaker.

    • Check out The Urban Grape’s own TJ Douglas for this very special webinar in celebration of Black History Month, presented by First Republic Bank.

    • Riedel, the family-owned company that has been producing the world’s finest glassware for 265 years! Discover how Riedel glassmakers have utilized shape and design to innovate glassware over 11 generations. As an additional component, the team will be offering an in-depth sensory workshop. Riedel will demonstrate the relationship between glass shape and how it can affect your experience with wine. Guests are welcome to either watch or actively participate at home.

    • In this spirited event master mixologist Blake Tucker creates festive cocktails you can make at home this holiday season. Learn the history of and recipes for three signature cocktails that are sure to impress your guests at your next celebration. To follow along during the event, here are the recipes and instructions for the three cocktails Blake will be demonstrating. 

    • Learn how to taste wine with TJ Douglas, Founder and CEO of The Urban Grape in Boston and co-creator of the Progressive Scale, a unique way of organizing wine by its body, rather than varietal or region, as a way to help you pick the perfect wine for your palate During this webinar, you’ll learn why the Progressive Scale was created and just how it can help you find wines you’ll love, while sipping along with wines chosen for you from our BIPOC collection. You may purchase any of the wines included in this bundle or attend for free and sip whatever is already in your wine rack.

    GROWTH INDUSTRIES

    • Listen to insights from an expert panel as they discuss the outlook as an LP in a post-COVID world, their perspective on leveling the playing field for racial and gender equality, and ways LPs and investors can help dismantle systemic inequity.

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