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From Battlefield to Boardroom

February 20-22, 2019
The Watergate Hotel
Washington, DC

From Battlefield to Boardroom is an exclusive board development program designed to prepare retired and soon-to-retire military flag and general officers to serve in the boardroom. Join NACD and your peers in Washington, DC for an evening of networking and cocktails, followed by two days of programming. The agenda will focus on topics ranging from boardroom basics to more complex issues of strategy, oversight and stakeholder management.

Attendees will interact with directors and corporate governance professionals who have years of hands-on experience as well as access to mentorship and networking opportunities with experienced flag and general officers-turned-board members.

Learn more about the benefits of attending this unique program.

Who Should Attend?

  • Recently retired and soon-to-retire military flag and general officers who aspire to serve on a corporate board
  • Retired military flag and general officers, currently serving on a board, looking to deepen their boardroom knowledge and expand their boardroom service


Qualified participants pay only a $1495 registration fee. This registration fee covers the cost of the program, meals provided at the course, accommodations, and access to select NACD member benefits for two years.

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▲ Steering Committee
Henry Hugh Shelton Henry Hugh Shelton

Chairman of the Board, Red Hat, Director, L-3 Communications, General, U.S. Army (Ret.) – Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff

Marty Evans

Director, Office Depot, Weight Watchers International, North Highland Company, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy (Ret.) – Superintendent, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School

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▲ Sample Agenda
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▲ Sponsors Thanks to these generous sponsors of the NACD From Battlefield to Boardroom Development Program

From Battlefield to Boardroom Sponsor: CACI From Battlefield to Boardroom Sponsor: KPMG USAA Logo