Governance 2021 - The Next Chapter. 5-7 July

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Governance 2021, the must attend event for governance professionals around the globe is hosted by The Chartered Governance Institute’s and is scheduled to take place virtually on 5–7 July 2021.

Entitled “The Next Chapter”, this year we’re going virtual with two days' worth of keynote addresses, panel sessions and workshops spread across a three--day programme, as well as ample time for you to network with your peers. We’ll be taking stock of the state of the governance landscape following the challenges of the last twelve months, and exploring what’s coming up on the governance horizon.

This year’s annual conference will be hosted by Clare Forestier, Event host, former radio and TV presenter. She will introduce an incredible line-up of speakers this year including:  Sir Jonathan Thompson, CEO of the Financial Reporting Council; Ian Peters MBE, Director of the Institute of Business Ethics; Denise Wilson, Chief Executive, Hampton-Alexander Review; Jabbar Sardar, Global HR director for BBC Studios; Mediator, speaker and author Jane Gunn; Ben Page, Chief Executive at Ipsos MORI; Clare Cole, Director of Market Oversight, Financial Conduct Authority; Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance and Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Professor of Management Practice from the London Business School. Ansgar Koene, Global AI Ethics and Regulatory Leader at EY and the National Cyber Security Centre.

Our amazing futurist keynote speaker will be unveiled very soon!

This year’s packed agenda is designed to provide you with cutting edge information, in an interactive format including workshops, roundtable discussions and debates. Discover it now and book your place to hear and learn from our experts and discuss the future of work. To give you a taster, here are some of the issues to be discussed:

  • How has corporate culture changed over the past 12 months and the impact this may have as we enter the ‘new norm’?
  • What are the emerging risks which boards need to consider?
  • How will your organisation continue to support their employees' wellbeing as we return to the office and the ‘new norm’
  • What are the recuring pitfalls and biases when it comes to succession planning?
  • Do you have the skills needed to exercising judgement in the ‘virtual’ boardroom?
  • Is your boardroom ready to embrace Artificial Intelligence?

You will also be hearing about some of the latest developments in regulation, reflecting on the future of work and hearing about the latest developments in share plans. PLUS some recent winners of the Institute’s Awards will be sharing their success stories.


Registration is now open!

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