Join peers and get insight from board members, investors and experts on how to deal with dilemmas and turn risk into opportunity

Register for Session: Dealing with Dilemmas and Turning Risks into Opportunities

November 26th, 11-12:30pm EDT

Why You Should Attend This Session

• Gain practical insight on how to handle changing expectations in the face of disruption 

• Receive summarized critical learnings in pre-course videos, readings, a case study and a 90-min interactive session

• Join from anywhere to hear the experience of sought-after speakers 


  • Thinking the Unthinkable – How to plan for major disruptions to ensure resiliency and business continuity
  • The board of directors’ role in relation to strategy and setting the cultural tone from the top
  • Balancing short-term and long-term goals, objectives, compliance and accountability
  • Dealing with shareholder expectations – How to deal with ratings, rankings, shareholder letters and proposals, activist investors, and a growing number of disclosure expectations
  • Incentives – How incentives can drive wanted or unwanted behaviour

Receive the Following Preparation Materials

  • An Insight Video – Featuring clips from our interviews with global leaders discussing dilemmas, risks and opportunities
  • A list of questions to help you understand and evaluate whether management’s approaches appropriately consider the changing risks and opportunities
  • A Guest Speaker Video – Featuring Sarah Williamson & Ariel Babcock from FCLTGlobal
  • A case study to be discussed with peers during sessions
  • Recommended readings, reports, frameworks, tools, etc.

* Those attending select sessions are not eligible for the Competent Boards Certificate. Should you attend 8+ sessions you can receive the certificate for an additional fee.

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