Fundamentals for New Board Members:
September 15, 2014
8:30 am - 4:00 pm, September 15
7:30 am – 5:15 pm, September 16
7:30 am – 3:00 pm, September 17
NACD Member, $1,500
Regular Registration, $1,800
An optional one-day program, Fundamentals for New Board Members, addresses primary challenges facing newly appointed board members, as well as those who simply need a refresher course. Topics include corporate governance, legal counsel, liability issues, and financial evaluation.
The University of Georgia Terry College of Business partners with the Atlanta National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) to provide a two-day conference that examines the impact of regulatory changes on legal, fiduciary, and ethical responsibilities of board members.
The Annual Board Governance Summit is relevant to both new and established board directors inside private, public, and non-profit organizations, as well as senior managers who interact with boards.
The Annual Board Governance Summit qualifies participants for CLE, CEU, and CPE credits.
The 14th Annual Board Governance Summit will address a diverse range of issues, from governing in a climate of continuing marketplace uncertainty to what's ahead for executive compensation as Dodd-Frank regulation calls for more transparency.
Regardless of whether you represent a privately held firm or public corporation, or serve on a non-profit board, the Annual Board Governance Summit offers insights crucial for effective board service.
Newly appointed board members will leave with a solid foundation of knowledge that they didn't have before, while veteran directors will gain new insights on the latest developments affecting board governance.
All attendees will leave with a stronger network of peers, more confidence in their ability to effectively interact with board colleagues, and the latest knowledge on how to fulfill their duties with increasingly diverse constituencies.
Topics covered at the 2013 13th Annual Board Governance Summit include:
New! Fundamentals for New Board Members - 2013 Click here for full Fundamentals Agenda
Annual Board Governance Summit - 2013 Click here for full ABGS Agenda
providing directors the opportunity to network with fellow directors to understand common challenges and problems, combined with the opportunity to hear first-hand from experienced practitioners, academics and governance experts on leading trends and topics in corporate governance.
The Honorable William B. Chandler III Former Chancellor, Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware and Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati