May 22 - 22

Broadening Corporate Board Diversity

Broadening Corporate Board Diversity: Earning a Board Seat, May 22, 2017, Chapel Hill, NC.  This program, in its eleventh year, is designed to introduce women, people of color, and others who would add diversity to corporate board service, the skills needed, how to prepare for board service, and strategies for advancing board candidacy.  

June 25 - 27

Stanfords' Director College

23rd Annual Stanfords' Directors College

June 25-27, 2017

Directors’ College is the nation’s premier executive education program for directors and senior executives of publicly traded firms. Now in its twenty-third year, Directors’ College brings together leading CEOs, directors, regulators, jurists, and scholars for a rigorous and balanced examination of corporate governance, strategy, and compliance. The program addresses a broad range of problems that confront modern boards, including the board’s role in setting business strategy, CEO and board succession, crisis management, techniques for controlling legal liability, challenges posed by activist investors, boardroom dynamics, international trade issues, the global economy, and cybersecurity threats.

Directors’ College Program Timeline:

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

All sessions are held at Stanford Law School on the Stanford University Campus. For more information and to register go here.

June 28 - 1

The Golden State of Governance

2017 National Conference in San Francisco. What can we expect from the new administration? Join in the discussion with expert panelists as they review proposed rules, executive orders, pending legislation, disclosure reform, the impact on the SEC and more.

SEC & Legislative Update: Expectations in the New Administration

  • Jake Amsbary, Assistant Secretary, United Parcel Service, Inc.
  • Keir Gumbs, Partner, Covington & Burling
  • Keith Higgins, Former Director Corporation Finance, SEC
  • Hope Jarkowski, Senior Counsel for Government Affairs, Intercontinental Exchange

October 1 - 4

NACD Global Board Leaders' Summit

Join NACD for the largest director forum in the world, where the greatest minds in governance convene to take on the largest issues facing today’s boardrooms and collectively discover the future of exemplary board leadership.  Learn more.