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  • 18

    Oct

    2017

    Classroom Total Impact Strategy - The Role of Corporations in Society


    Corporate Social Relevance -- A conversation on Reframing Corporate Social Responsibility How involved should a board become in shaping the social agenda of a company in areas like the environment, carbon impact, pay equity for women, minimum wage legislation, labor representation on boards, diversity, etc. Can this lead to greater shareholder value? What have European companies learned from their CSR obligations?


  • 20

    Sep

    2017

    Classroom Disruption - When you can't see what's coming, how do you plan your next step?


    Looking ahead, how can a board anticipate both risk and opportunities when the world, markets, customers, and business models are changing rapidly? Among things to consider are the implications of driverless cars, 3D printing, online sales, blockchain, virtual reality, or Internet of Things.


  • 08

    Aug

    2017

    Classroom Governance Notes for Directors


    NACD Carolinas Chapter and sponsor PwC invite you to join us on Tuesday, August 8 at Quail Hollow Club for a Director Update followed by an afternoon at the PGA Championship.


  • 15

    May

    2017

    Classroom Cybersecurity- What's at stake for your company?


    The rapid growth of data breaches and cyber-attacks has upended how we think about cybersecurity. Once relegated to the IT Department, now cybersecurity has become a top priority for C-suite executives, board members and general counsel. What is now at stake and how are companies adapting?



  • 24

    Apr

    2017

    Classroom Dinner & Dialogue - Compensation Topics


    Don't miss this unique opportunity to discuss the latest executive and director-compensation challenges and trends with the peers who truly understand the complex issues you face - your fellow committee members. Join Pay Governance compensation experts, Linda Pappas and Joe Mallin, for dinner and discussion.


  • 19

    Apr

    2017

    Classroom The Board's Role in a Crisis - Ready or Not?


    When was the last time your Board discussed potential risks? Are the roles and responsibilities for board and management clear if a crisis does occur? Join these veteran board members, Linda Hudson and Jim Hance with insights from these Deloitte Managing Partners, Theresa Drew and Henry Phillips.


  • 22

    Mar

    2017

    Classroom Time to Sell - Perspective and Strategy


    From a board perspective, when do you consider the right time to "sell"? Join our panelists Tom Skains, Tim Wielechowski and Walter Wilkinson at the Duke Mansion for a dialogue moderated by Chris Gyves, Womble Carlyle.


  • 15

    Feb

    2017

    Classroom Peering into the Policy Crystal Ball of the New Administration


    No one can predict with certainty what the new Trump administration will bring, Join fellow directors for a panel discussion on opportunities and challenges your Board faces in in 2017 and beyond - trade, taxes, regulations, affordable care and economic environment.


  • 17

    Nov

    2016

    Classroom Conversation on Board Diversity


    On Thursday, November 17,2016, 2020 Women on Boards will hold 19 events in 17 cities on the topic. This is the sixth annual conversation. The goal of the campaign is to increase the percentage of women on US company boards to 20% or greater by 2020. The Carolinas Chapter of NACD is a member of the conversation.



  • 15

    Nov

    2016

    Classroom Corporate Governance Breakfast


    Join us for a breakfast discussion on the importance of governance. A panel of distinguished directors will discuss some of the greatest challenges facing businesses today and the most intractable governance problems for Boards.


    3 NACD collaborative credits

  • 29

    Sep

    2016

    Classroom Activist Investors - Friends or Foes?


    Governance in the age of year-round activism requires directors to continuously seek tools and information about the views of their shareholders, as well as insights on activist campaigns and methods of influence.


  • 08

    Jun

    2016


  • 10

    May

    2016

    Classroom Board's Role in the Oversight of Risk Culture


    The board's role in the oversight of risk culture and dialogue with management regarding "risk appetite".



  • 30

    Mar

    2016

    Classroom Tech Trends: What Board Members need to know.


    Elevate technology. Use it as a strategic asset to drive profitability and growth. Spur innovation.


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 20

    Jan

    2016

    Classroom Innovation through Data and Analytics


    The rapid growth of unstructured data continues at a rapid paced and you, as a board member and a business leader, will have a seat at the table as organizations establish ways to use this data to create value. Join us for a dialogue around thought-provoking ideas and real strategies for effectively leveraging data and analytics to foster innovation and growth. 



  • 08

    Dec

    2015

    Classroom Calibrating Strategy and Risk


    Please join us for KPMG's Fall Roundtable Series - Calibrating Strategy and Risk - as we explore how the board's role in strategy is evolving from an "annual review and concur with periodic involvement" to a continual dialogue - evaluating strategy options and challenging fundamental assumptions, monitoring execution and engaging with management on an ongoing basis, and helping to connect strategy, risk, and long-term value creation.


    3 NACD collaborative credits

  • 03

    Nov

    2015

    Classroom Corporate Governance Breakfast


    Join NACD members and other corporate directors at the second annual collaboration between the Charlotte Business Journal, PwC's Carolinas practice, Wake Forest University, and the NACD Carolinas Chapter for an invigorating breakfast discussion.


  • 22

    Oct

    2015

    Classroom Mergers & Acquisitions


    Mary Winston, the recent CFO of Family Dollar, will headline a panel discussion of the challenges and responsibilities that board members encounter in dealing with activist investors, hostile merger approaches, as well as in friendly merger discussions, based on her experiences as a senior executive and public company director who has participated in all.


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 17

    Sep

    2015

    Classroom Sustainability Reporting


    Many leading companies are elevating the oversight and reporting of sustainability and their commitment to social, environmental, and financial responsibility to the board level. To address this trend and provide thought leadership in this regard, NACD has co-authored theDirector's Handbook on Oversight of Corporate Sustainability Activities with EY, with the goal of elevating sustainability awareness and setting up proper governance guidelines at the board level.


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 04

    Jun

    2015

    Classroom Cyber-Risk Oversight


    Boards of directors and management need to elevate cyber-risk oversight to an issue of corporate governance, not just a technology problem siloed within IT.


    2 NACD skill-specific credits

  • 29

    Apr

    2015

    Classroom Board Composition and Renewal: The Director's Role


    Building an effective board is becoming more and more critical today, to handle the ever-increasing demands of Director's in today's environment. This program will do a deep dive into this critical topic, with best practices both from a public and private company board perspective.



  • 31

    Mar

    2015

    Classroom Trends in Controlling Employer Healthcare Costs


    What do directors need to know about this changing healthcare landscape, and what trends are already underway that will impact your company going forward years from now?


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 20

    Oct

    2014

    Classroom Director's Forum


    The Forum, designed for seasoned directors and C-level executives (including General Counsels), will present practical approaches to sustaining and creating value through Enterprise Risk Management (ERM).


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