Director Professionalism®

Director Professionalism®

Nashville, TN

2019-03-25 14:03 - 2019-03-27 14:03

NACD’s world-renowned Director Professionalism® foundation course in boardroom fundamentals will convene new and aspiring public company directors in Music City, USA.

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 FellowshipThe Gold Standard Director Credential®.

Topics

Roles and Responsibilities of the Board Member

Fiduciary Duties of Corporate Boards

Futurecasting Disruption

Advanced Finance

Intermediate Finance

The Board's Operating Model

Concurrent Governance Breakouts:

Best Practices for Investor and Shareholder Engagement

The Nominating and Governance Committee: New Challenges and Opportunities in Board Composition

Adding Value through the Compensation Committee

Concurrent Audit Committee Breakouts:

Talent Oversight

Cyber-Risk Oversight

Risk Oversight

Corporate Transformations

Strategy From a Board Perspective

Speakers

Venue

Omni Hotel Nashville
250 5th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203

NACD has reserved a block of guestrooms at the Omni Hotel at the group rate of $349/night, plus applicable taxes (15.25% +$2.50).  To make reservations, please contact the hotel at 1-800-843-6664.  When reserving guestrooms via phone, you will need to reference “NACD” to receive the discounted rate. The rate will be available until February 21, 2019, or until sold out.

Accreditation

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.