Swindon Network

Find out more about the ICSA Swindon Network

About us

The Swindon network was created to help coordinate the sharing of information and best practice between members in the area and to help facilitate member networking.  The branch aims to provide continuing professional development and networking activities as well as support to ICSA students.  The branch operates as a forum for ICSA members to share experiences and ideas, as well as a wider business forum for like-minded professionals in the Swindon area who share an interest in good corporate governance.

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For further information, please contact Maria Willis ACIS.

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

For branch support and event queries please contact the branch support team

For further information, please contact Maria Willis ACIS

Upcoming events

Autumn CPD Meeting

Date: Wednesday 5 September 2018
Venue: National Trust, Heelis Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2NA
Time: The meeting will begin at 4.30pm
Cost: Free, food and beverages at Pizza hut will be at your own cost.
CPD: 1 hour

Join the ICSA Swindon Network for our first meeting after the summer holidays, taking place on Wednesday 5 September 2018. 

We will be joined by Sharon Pickford, Membership Director at the National Trust. Sharon will talk about what is special about the Trust and why people want to visit, join and stay. This will touch on how the Trust inspires people to become members, how their loyalty is retained and some of the challenges the Trust is facing in this area of its work. 

After the formal meeting, we invite you to join us at Pizza Hut to socialise and network with like-minded professionals. 

Guests, non-members and students are welcome. 

We hope to see you there.

Book your place

Contact Swindon Network

For further information, please contact Maria Willis ACIS.

Find us on LinkedIn.

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

For branch support and event queries please contact the branch support team

Previous events

Special meetings on proposed Charter and byelaw changes

Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018

Peter Swabey, Policy and Research Director of ICSA, updated you on the introduction of the new qualifying programme syllabus, affiliated membership and the new designation of chartered governance professional. They also sought your views on the International Council proposals to build on these innovations, including a new name for ICSA. You can read more about the proposals here

 

Special briefing on proposed Charter and byelaw changes

Date: Monday 18 September 2017

Peter Swabey FCIS, Policy and Research Director, will outline the strategic drivers for the proposed changes, and what they would mean for you. He will also answer any questions that you have and look forward to hearing your views on these issues.

 

Swindon Branch Meeting

Date: Tuesday 21 February 2017

This CPD event featured a round table discussion led by David Gracie, KPMG and Essex branch Chair, on current hot topics such as good subsidiary governance. 

 

Cyber Crime CPD 

Date: Tuesday 25 October 2016

Presented by Russell Price, Chair of the Continuity Forum, this event will covered the effects of cyber crime on both individuals and businesses, and measures that can be taken to prevent it.

 

Minute writing and what happens if you get it wrong

This event followed on from various criticisms from Regulators around the evidence provided by minutes in supporting the decisions made by a Board when reviewed in hindsight (i.e. with 20/20 vision).

Peter Swabey, ICSA Policy and Research Director, gave us an insight into the criticisms of minute taking, whilst building on the recent ICSA Working Party currently on the subject. 

Contact Swindon Network

For further information, please contact Maria Willis ACIS.

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

For branch support and event queries please contact the branch support team

 

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