AlixPartners and Catalyst invite you to a lively discussion with Joann S. Lublin, Management News Editor of The Wall Street Journal and author of Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the Top of the Business World. Joann will be joined by Kellie Fischer, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for the Texas Rangers, and Sarah Soong, Vice President and Treasurer at Oncor Electric Delivery, for a discussion on how women in business can overcome obstacles and achieve success.
The Directors’ Consortium offers corporate board members the benefit of a research-based, comprehensive approach to the complex decisions they must make. In light of regulatory changes and reduced public confidence, becoming an educated board director is a necessity, not an option. Now more than ever, directors need to understand their fiduciary, legal, and ethical oversight responsibilities—the bar has been raised for all directors. Boards must focus on performance, not conformance. The result of an unparalleled academic partnership, this program combines…
CED's 2018 Spring Policy Conference will take place on March 27, 2018 at The Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, D.C. The event will convene national thought leaders from the business, policy and academic sectors. Attendees will hear insights on issues at the forefront of U.S. economic, educational and political priorities.
Like other generations in the workplace, millennials face barriers that affect them negatively—gender stereotypes and biases which persist across generations. However, this generation is projected to transform workplace cultures in bold new ways, driving inclusion and innovation. Are we at a tipping point to change the status quo around diversity and inclusion through the influence of millennials?
NACD is excited to host our annual Leading Minds of Compensation program in New York City on April 11. This forum is complimentary and designed to bring distinguished directors and compensation experts together to facilitate enlightening conversation and the growth of professional networks.
Join leading corporate directors and c-suite executives from multi-national corporations, cyber experts, global law enforcement, and other relevant thought leaders from around the world in Geneva, Switzerland to learn about and discuss key, emerging, cyber-risk-related issues, leading board oversight practices, and practical action items. Attendees will benefit from being part of the solution to critical problems that threaten to exploit and destabilize our global infrastructure. By invitation only. Request your invitation now. Please contact Registration@NACDonline.org or 202-572-2088 by September 15…
Equilar and Nasdaq are excited to offer a half-day program to help public company board members, general counsel and corporate secretaries drive success in their organizations. Investors’ emphasis on board transparency, accountability and independence is intensifying, and as a result today’s boards face a seemingly never-ending set of risks, governance decisions and strategic initiatives. The goal of the Board Leadership Forum is to empower participants to build higher performing boards through improved processes, strengthened director evaluations and recruitment efforts, and…
Guided by top Kellogg faculty in collaboration with recognized corporate governance experts you will: Deepen your understanding of your responsibilities as a board member Develop the essential skills and strategic insight to serve effectively Orient yourself to the shareholders’ perspective Gain an understanding of the interests of multiple constituencies Learn how to move the board beyond ensuring compliance to identifying opportunities for long-term value creation
The number of women in leadership continues to rise and professional development is top of mind for everyone. Join female executives from several global organizations for a lunch session of networking, learning, support and collaboration. Appian’s Kristin Barber, Vice President Northeast Sales & Terry Robinson, VP North American Life Sciences, will lead a panel discussion offering innovative strategies and insightful guidance on how to effectively manage your career and advance your leadership skills.
The Boardroom Summit, featuring the original Board Committee Peer Exchange, will provide an unparalleled opportunity to share ideas and exchange solutions to today’s greatest board leadership and governance challenges. Through a mix of energizing keynotes and panels, interactive breakouts, and roll-up-your-sleeves committee workshops, participants will gain actionable best practices and guidance to make an immediate impact in their boardrooms.