ACG Boston, the local chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth, presents an afternoon of talks and panel discussions on the prospects for corporate mergers and acquisitions in 2008. The keynote speaker will be Michael McIvor, managing director and head of healthcare, consumer, and retail M&A for Bank of America. Panelists include Josh Bekenstein, managing director of Bain Capital; Kevin Callaghan, managing director of Berkshire Partners; Jill Greenthal, senior managing director of The Blackstone Group; and Martin Mannion, managing partner at Summit Partners. The event will be moderated by Dan Primack, Editor-at-large at Thomson’s PE Week. Members $150, non-members $250. Information here, registration here.