NACD’s world-renowned Director Professionalism® foundation course in boardroom fundamentals will convene new and aspiring public company directors in Emerald City.
Through panel discussions, case studies, and keynote presentations with experienced directors, you’ll benefit from real-world and real-time insights into board effectiveness and the evolving role of key committees in today's dynamic business environment.
Small-group peer exchanges will offer dynamic Q&A on the unique governance challenges and emerging issues facing public, private, and nonprofit boards—and ample time for networking.
Attending NACD Director Professionalism makes a strong statement to stakeholders about your dedication to the highest standards of director professionalism and begins your path toward NACD Governance Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®.
The in-depth agenda topics provide practical knowledge of the board’s core responsibilities and critical areas of director competency established in the NACD Director Education Framework—the standard for director education.
Four Seasons Seattle
99 Union St.
Seattle, WA 98101
NACD has reserved a block of guestrooms at the Four Seasons Seattle at the group rate of $369/night, plus applicable taxes. To make reservations, please contact the hotel at 206-749-7000. When reserving guestrooms via phone, you will need to reference “NACD” to receive the discounted rate. The rate will be available until April 24, 2018, or until sold out.
NACD Governance Fellowship®: Foundation Course
CPE credits: up to 22
The National Association of Corporate Directors is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Concerns regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.
Program Level: Intermediate
Delivery Method: Group-Live
Prerequisites: Attendees must have an NACD membership and an in-depth understanding of corporate governance.
Advanced Preparation: Materials will be sent to all participants to read before the course.
Register by phone: 571-357-3830
Register by e-mail: Registration@NACDonline.org
Payment, Cancellation, and Transfer Policy
Event registrations are not guaranteed until payment is received. Each cancelled registration will be assessed a $500 cancellation fee. Cancellations must be received in writing no fewer than 30 calendar days before the event start date in order to qualify for a partial refund. If written notice is given within 29 calendar days of the event start date, registrants will forfeit the entire program fee unless it is transferred to another NACD program pursuant to the following transfer policy.
Application for transfer credit must be received within 30 calendar days of the date on which NACD receives written notice of cancellation. Transferred credit (less the $500 cancellation fee) will apply only to eligible NACD programs that occur within 12 months of a cancellation. Please submit all cancellations and transfer requests via e-mail to registration@NACDonline.org or via fax to 866-536-9044.