The misalignment in technical knowledge grows more acute each day- only 5% of boards have a formal "digital director" identified. Boards are potentially not moving at a digital pace, thus potentially missing critical guidance & feedback for disruptive offense and defensive plays.
Experienced CTOs and CIOs have the expertise, but often do not want to take on Board responsibilities given all the other fiduciary, administrative and regulatory tasks associated with a Board role. Thus an immediate and critical talent gap - at the top.
Please join us as we partner with NIRI for this fireside chat luncheon with Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments, and Jennifer DiGrazia, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at Ariel Investments.
This program will include a twenty minute presentation by economist Dr. Sung Won Sohn regarding global economic markets and implications for boards, citizens, and investors. The presentation will be followed by a panel of corporate directors considering the significance of related economic and political policies and trends identified in the presentation.
Plan to join the USC Marshall School
of Business and NACD Southern
California Chapter for the annual
Corporate Governance Symposium.
Don't miss this opportunity to meet
with experts and board colleagues
from throughout the West as we
examine today's turbulent times and
the impact of steady board leadership
in navigating these challenges.
World-renowned business educator and coach, Dr. Marshall Goldsmith is the leading expert in his field. His singular ability to get results for top leaders has drawn over 150 CEOs and their management teams to address change in the workplace. They want what Dr. Goldsmith offers: practical and proven methods.
A new administration brings with it changes in priorities for the array of parties that scrutinize public and large companies: the plaintiff's bar, the SEC and the DOJ, to name a few. Join us as we dive into these topics and more.
This program includes a twenty minute presentation on the state of the global economic markets and the implications of the recent U.S. presidential election. The presentation will be followed by a corporate governance panel of seasoned corporate directors discussing board deliberations during times of economic uncertainty and the impacts of the policy and program changes implemented by the Trump Administration.