We host a variety of roundtables and training workshops on topical governance issues and board effectiveness, and are frequently invited to speak at external events. So get out your diaries and read on to find out what’s coming up this November…
For more information on any of our events or speakers, please contact Maximilien.
CBI — Annual Conference: 6th November
We are delighted to attend CBI’s 2017 Annual Conference. Through the theme ‘A world of opportunities’, this event will delve into the key issues and drivers of change, such as globalisation and automation, that have emerged over recent months, focusing on what happens next for business, the workforce and society.
Join us at our stand, or email Tom if you’d like to schedule a meeting.
NHS Providers — Annual Conference: 7–8th November
This year’s conference shines a light on how providers are responding to the pressures they face, by bringing together organisations at the forefront of change in the sector.
As a long-time provider to the NHS, we’ll be looking out for thought-provoking discussions around the topics of quality, workforce and finance. Meet us at our stand, or email James if you’d like to find out more.
Association of Foreign Banks — Chief Financial Officers’ ‘Hot Topics’ Seminar: 7th November
This AFB seminar will be looking at the implications for AFB members of likely events over the next 12-24 months, in particular the direction of travel of the Basel Committee and the Financial Stability Board; the European Commission and the European Supervisory Authorities, particularly progress with CRD5 and CRR2; and the priorities of the UK regulators. Niamh Corbett, Market Director at Board Intelligence, will be covering the importance of Board Packs for Executives and NEDS, and share best practice on governance within banks.
The talk will be taking place from 15:05 to 15:35. You can contact Niamh if you’d like to find out more.
ICSA — Guernsey Annual Dinner and Awards 2017: 10th November
Following the ICSA Jersey annual dinner we attended in September, we’re proud to join the Guernsey edition of this event celebrating the achievements of ICSA students and members.
With over fifteen years of working with Secretariat teams, we know the many challenges they face and the effort they put into helping their organisations be as progressive as possible. We also know the huge difference that an individual can make on an organisation and we are delighted to be sponsoring the Company Secretary of the Year Award.
Board Packs Uncovered: 10th November
Our Best Practice Board Packs Uncovered breakfasts bring together chairmen, board directors, company secretaries and governance professionals to explore current reporting trends and challenges. We also showcase a library of best practice templates and board reporting solutions to indicate what market leading boards are doing.
We only have a few seats available for this session so please be sure to book your place quickly.
AoC — Annual Conference: 14–15th November
AoC’s Annual Conference and Exhibition is a valuable opportunity when senior leaders in further education can discover, learn, celebrate and shape the future together. The theme for 2017 is “Colleges Mean Business”. Despite the challenges and changes over recent years, colleges are dedicated to succeeding and progressing.
Come find out at our stand what we do for the education world, or email Tom if you’d like to schedule a meeting.
Reimagining Board Reporting: 22nd November
Most companies automate at least one step of their board reporting by using a board portal to compile and distribute packs. But the complete reporting process doesn’t begin or stop here, and neither should its digitalisation.
Join our Reimagining Board Reporting breakfast to learn how leading Company Secretary teams implement technology to streamline operations from agenda planning to collating papers, hear new research on the challenges and costs associated with board reporting and how you could save £50,000—£500,000 by implementing some simple but material changes.
Places are limited to 10 attendees per session so please be sure to register early.
Thomson Reuters — Practical Law, Company Secretary Forum 2017: 23rd November
The world is changing. 2016–2017 has been a year of political upheaval and surprise, and role of company secretary never been so important. The results of the general election raise more questions regarding the government’s corporate governance green paper, Brexit provides uncertainly from all angles, and the administration change in the US adds further depth to the uncertainty for multinationals.
Come by our stand, or email Tom to arrange a meeting.
ICSA — Sports Governance Conference: 24th November
Governance in sport is very much in the spotlight at the moment, what with heightened scrutiny around such issues as culture and welfare in sports organisations, and the implementation in April this year of the mandatory Sports Governance Code. This one-day conference offers a timely opportunity to assess how sports organisations are getting to grips with the challenges of good governance, and we’re excited to attend this new ICSA event.
Join us at our stand to discuss how better reporting can help securing the long-term health of the sector, or email Lawrence if you’d like to book a meeting.
ICSA — Awards 2017: 28th November
Each year, the ICSA Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in governance and annual reporting and reward the work and achievements of companies, teams and individuals across the governance profession.
We’re delighted to attend this ceremony once again, and we look forward to seeing you there.
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We will be attending the following events this month, do catch us if you are there: