The Global Corporate Governance Day
Addressing topical and timely Sustainable Corporate Governance Issues
17th September 2021 at (9.50 AM) CENTRAL EUROPEAN TIME (CET)
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Approximate timings due to the online nature and the Q/A sessions at the event
|Timing||Morning Session: Topics/Speakers on Sustainable Corporate Governance|
|9:50 – 10:00||Registration|
|10:00 – 10:10||Welcome Remarks.
How can the board and management provide recommendations and corporate governance concerns to reflect and address the Sustainable Corporate Governance’s challenges?
Lady Olga Maitland, Chairman Copenhagen Compliance UK Ltd.
The Sustainable Corporate Governance initiative of the EU commission has caused an outcry in the EU Business community.
Kersi F. Porbunderwala, Secretary-General, Copenhagen Compliance
Sustainable corporate governance and director duties: implementation and documentation
Yaryna Kobel, Associate Director – Corporate Governance/ ESG Research at HSBC Bank, UK
|11:00 – 11:30||
The Management and Board responsibility to identify the topical and timely Sustainable Corporate Governance challenges facing the business
George Dallas, Policy Director, International Corporate Governance Network, (USA)
|11:30 – 11:45||Tea Break. The following sessions are on long-term social value and shareholder value|
|11:45 – 12:00||
How can corporates engage in the current Sustainable Corporate Governance challenges to serve the wider society and create long-term social value?
Long-term sustainable shareholder engagement and stakeholder values based on the chronology of EU regulations
• Sustainability issues on say-on-pay, strategy and transparency of asset managers and institutional investors
Krzysztof Grabowski, PhD, Capital markets and global corporate governance expert
|12:45 – 1:00||
|1:00 – 1:30||
How to improve global corporate governance standards and framework
Professor Eythor Jonsson, President at Akademias (Iceland)
|1:35 – 1:55||
The afternoon session is on the board of directors’ role, the chairman’s function, and committees.
How to improve Boards’ diversity as a common recognition
Vikesh Wallia, Regional Director, Institute of Directors, (India)
|2:00 – 2:30||
How does the Chairperson set the tone and develop the Board into a high performing diverse Board?
Andrea Gisle Joosen, Chairman, Non-Executive Director, Multiple Companies
|2:35 – 2:55||
Board Governance and Emerging Risks. How Directors and Risk Managers can meet the challenge of emerging risks
Marta Gómez-Llorente, Non-Executive Director | Risk Management | ESG | Corporate Governance & Board Effectiveness |
|3:00 – 3:15||Tea Break. The final sessions are on Corporate Digitisation issues and IT Governance|
|3:15 – 3:45||
Is the Board of Directors and Senior Management Ready for a Digitalised World?
Prof. Hernan Huwyler, CPA, MBA, Universidad Internacional de La Rioja, IT Risk and Control Governance Sr. Lead, Danske Bank
|3:45 – 4:15||
Digitisation and Transparency – transforming the future of corporate IT Governance?
Carolynn Chalmers, Chief Executive Officer, The Good Governance Academy, (South Africa)
|4:15 – 4:30||Closing Remarks and Final Q&A to all speakers|
*Conference Program is subject to change. The conference language is English