Events

Please find a selection of our partner events that are concerned with emerging issues around corporate strategy and leadership.

Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism: ESG, Metrics & the Board’s Role
16/06/2020 to 16/06/2020

Featured speakers:

Betsy Atkins, Board Member, SL Green Realty, Volvo Cars, Wynn Resorts

Carmine Di Sibio, Global Chairman & CEO, EY

Brian Moynihan, Chairman & CEO, Bank of America

Klaus Schwab, Founder & Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum

Brian Stafford, President & CEO, Diligent Corporation

As companies continue to focus on long-term value creation in the face of economic recovery, operationalising ESG will be critical. However, with no consistent metrics, disclosures or reporting frameworks, companies and board members struggle to effectively oversee risk, communicate performance, and measure stakeholder impact. Hear directly from the business leaders who are actively seeking to formalise common metrics and how board members can help support initiatives for consistent ESG standards.

  • Will the push for stakeholder capitalism accelerate in a post-COVID world?
  • What can boards expect with the move towards common metrics and consistent reporting?
  • How can boards best navigate the implications for company strategy and governance?

Location: Virtual event

Global Invest Forum
10/10/2019 to 11/10/2019

Board Agenda supports the Global Invest Forum organised by L’AGEFI on 10-11 October 2019 in Paris. The 18th edition of the Global Invest Forum will gather over 500 attendees, including 70+ world-class speakers.

The event features two days of conferences, debates with leading investment decision-makers and intense networking. Gain insights from top-level experts from all over Europe and share your experiences with your peers, attend inspiring keynotes and expand your horizons.

As an institutional investor and subscriber to Board Agenda you are welcome to request a free pass to attend the event on 10th and 11th October in Paris. Please use this link to sign up.

The agenda is available here.

Location: Intercontinental Opéra, Paris

ICSA Annual Conference 2019
09/07/2019 to 10/07/2019

ICSA’s Annual Conference is the biggest event for governance leaders in the UK, attracting 900 attendees over two days. This year’s conference is built around the theme ‘The Future Board’. It will explore the challenge of future-proofing your board – specifically around the composition and effective operation of boards, and the role of the board in fostering organisational purpose, ensuring resilience, identifying and managing market disruption, and harnessing new technologies.

 

Split over two days with six core streams, you can choose from over 40 seminars on governance hot topics including:

 

Day One

  • Changing perceptions: a new era of trust
  • Audit 2.0, the end of the Big Four?
  • The company secretary as changemaker
  • RegTech: the smart future
  • Improving employee engagement
  • Bringing agility into the boardroom
  • Looking at the “E” in ESG

 

Day Two

  • Purpose-led governance: principles for private companies
  • The future board
  • Ensuring an ethical supply chain
  • Mental health awareness
  • The impact of blockchain in AGMs
  • Investor engagement: exploring the revised Stewardship code
  • Career options for governance professionals

 

Join us for the premier industry event for company secretaries and governance leaders. Visit the conference page for more information, including seminar streams and pricing. Early bird rates ends on 18 April.

Location: ExCeL London

ICGN Global Stewardship Forum, London, December 2018
04/12/2018 to 04/12/2018

The ICGN Global Stewardship Forum will address the how codes and rules are being implemented in practice, what ‘best in class’ looks like and how to enhance the quality of stewardship disclosures.

Location: Grange St. Paul's Hotel, London

FutureBoards Corporate Governance Summit 2018: Equitable, sustainable and inclusive leadership – Oslo, June 2018
06/06/2018 to 06/06/2018

The FutureBoards Summit 2018 takes place on 26 June at Chitra House, Oslo, Norway, and will convene under the theme “Equitable, sustainable and inclusive leadership”.A select group of prominent opinion leaders, investors, board chairs/members, CEOs, politicians, regulators and academics will gather to exchange views and identify opportunities to ensure long term value creation.

Location: Chitra House, Oslo, Norway

ICSA Annual Conference 2018: The New Agenda for Governance – London, July 2018
10/07/2018 to 11/07/2018

The ICSA Annual Conference is the premier industry event for company secretaries and governance leaders. This year’s programme will explore the implications of the revised UK Corporate Governance Code and what it will mean for boards. It will also examine how business can prepare for Brexit, alongside a wealth of quality opportunities for professional and personal development.

Location: Excel, London

Chair Masterclass - Fidelio Partners
27/03/2019 to 27/03/2019

This Programme is designed for those who have just assumed or will shortly succeed to the role of Chair and for those who require Chair skills.

It will focus on (i) the governance and regulation underpinning the Chair role and (ii) how to be effective as Chair looking at Board dynamic, shareholder and stakeholder expectations, presence and authority, as well as the practicalities of leading a highly functional and effective Board.

The Masterclass will also address Board diversity and contribute to a more diverse pipeline for leading Chair roles.

Location: Home House - London

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