Middle East and North Africa

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The Dubai branch offers CPD and networking opportunities for members who live and work in the Middle East and North Africa to meet and share best practice with other members, students and professionals in the region.

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For membership and study enquiries please contact the student and membership team:

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Previous events

11th Annual Board Secretary Conference: Innovation Meets Governance 

Date: Tuesday 16 - Thursday 18 April 2019

With the growing age of digital disruption, the board secretary plays a key
role in advancing corporate governance and is vital to the efficiency and
effectiveness of the board for the smooth running of the company.

The role of the company secretary has evolved over the years and is now an integral part
of any organisation. Updates on laws, regulations, and legislations have proven
to be a concern for compliance on most boards. The time is now for board
secretaries to step up and lead the strategy of the boardroom with the latest
technology and trends.

This year the event had a full day focusing on technology and innovations for the industry including AI, smart contracts, data privacy and GDPR.

Topics focused on:

  • Reinforcing compliance and governance within your organisation
  • Addressing gender imbalance within the board
  • Examining the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in governance
  • Evolving role of the board secretary in the digital age
  • Integrating emotional intelligence within the role of a board secretary

 

13th Hawkamah Annual Conference

Date: Thursday 25 April 2019

The 13th Hawkamah Annual Conference, hosted by Hawkamah The Institute for Corporate Governance, focused on the theme ‘Towards sound corporate governance and sustainable growth: strengthening the role of companies in society’. 

This year’s conference explored how good corporate governance practices enable the government, the private sector, and government-owned enterprises to support sustainable economic growth in the face of rapid change and growing economic pressures.

 

ICSA Gulf Forum Business Breakfast

Date: Thursday 14 April 2016

The event, held over a breakfast roundtable, focused on the consequences of failing to make changes to company constitutions in line with the new UAE Companies Law which has a deadline of June and the subsequent effects.

Topics also discussed included, cyber security together with the required framework and case studies.

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