May 2024 - July 2024

Sustainability & ESG Designation (GCB.D) and Certification Schedule

Schedule

May - July 2024 Cohort

May 2024

May 15, 2024 | 9:30 – 11 AM ET:  Interactive Session with Faculty Speakers

Topic: Charting the Path: Navigating Uncertainties and Dilemmas in the Boardroom

May 22, 2024 | 9:30 – 10:30 AM ET: Case Study Discussion with the cohort of global peers

June 2024

June 12, 2024 | 9:30 – 11 AM ET:  Interactive Session with Faculty Speakers

Topic: Actioning Trust and Transparency: Agile Strategies for Responsible Leadership and Impact

June 19, 2024 | 9:30 – 10:30  AM ET:  Case Study Discussion with the cohort of global peers

July 2024

July 17, 2024 | 9:30 – 11 AM ET: Interactive Session with Faculty Speakers

Topic: Being a Steward of the Future: Governance and Structure for Tomorrow’s Challenges

July 24, 2024 | 9:30 – 10:30  AM ET: Case Study Discussion with the cohort of global peers

Board Simulation:

Option 1: August 14, 2024

Option 2: August 21, 2024

*If you’re unable to attend one of the interactive sessions, we ensure continuity in your learning journey by providing the session recording. The recording will be accessible on our learning platform as a task for you to complete. This way, you won’t miss out on the valuable insights shared during the live event, enabling you to stay on track with the program requirements.

Faculty Speakers

May 2024 - July 2024

Engage with our leading faculty speakers for an immersive dialogue on current, critical topics at the forefront of board members’ minds.

Georg Kell

Chair, Arabesque and Founding Director, United Nations Global Compact

Paul Polman

Former CEO Unilever; Co-author “Net Positive”

Peter Dey

Chair, Paradigm Capital Inc. and the “Godfather of Canadian Governance.”

Sandra Guerra

Founder of Better Governance, author of The Black Box of Governance

Jan Jones Blackhurst

Board Member and Chair of the Social Responsibility Committee, Caesars Entertainment Corporation

Ngozi Edozien

Managing Director, InVivo Partners Ltd.; NED, Bank of Africa/BMCE Group, Imperial Brands PLC, Barloworld PLC, Diageo; C-Suite Executive and Management Consultant/PE Investor

Pia Heidenmark Cook

Senior Advisor, Teneo and Eurazeo Planetary Impact Fund; Advisory Board Member, Decathlon and The Do Group; Board Member, Bupa, Max Burgers and Origin Materials

Helle Bank Jorgensen

CEO & Founder, Competent Boards

Welcome, which course are you interested in:

Primarily discuss the topics through the lens of serving on the board. You must be serving on at least one board with fiduciary responsibility to enter this stream.

Discuss the topics through a wide range of business perspectives (including the board) and comprise senior executives, investors, and board advisors.

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