This blogpost is shared as part of a series of insights from INSEAD Directors Network, based on INSEAD Directors Forum October 2018 and roundtable discussions held there. The Directors Forum Round Table Discussions were held with IDN members led by IDN board members or IDN Ambassadors.
What changing forces are shaping today’s governance?
At INSEAD Directors Network, IDN, we are gathering for a two day thought-leadership event, INSEAD Directors Forum, IDF 2018, under the theme “Governance in a Disrupted World” to adress the trends, challenges, opportunities and share experiences amongst board members, directors, academic experts and top executives.
Leaders need to walk the talk
Help raise public awareness on sustainability through partnerships
Pick a UN sustainability goal and imbed it in the business strategy
Dream Big: Circular Economy
Tap into employees’ core competencies and build a successful social impact program
Look into the needs of the world and unlock new growth opportunities
Every little effort counts
technology impact on strategy and business models
cyber resilience governance
risk and strategy alignment
short & long term focus on innovation and capital allocation
manage geopolitical and regulatory changes
balance disruption and long term value creation
accelerate board effectiveness
From these topics we will format insights for our board work and future development.
We will the together with INSEAD Corporate Governance Center, ICGC and INSEAD Academia explore topics as the Trends in the current Corporate Governance Landscape, how we can handle Disruption at board and executive level. We will deep dive into how we need to frame Emerging Risks on the Board Agendas, including Business Risks, Environmental, Social, Governance Risks, Cyber and Technology and Reputation Risks. We will dive further into Shareholder Activism, Emerging trends of effective Chairs, Challenges in Chair Diversity.
Prepare for the journey onwards
Governance Talks by ICGC (Videos);
Board Performance: An All to Human Challenge
with Professor Jaap Winter, INSEAD
Articles and reports;
We look forward to continue the discussion!
This post was shared also on Liselotte Engstams own blog.
Liselotte Engstam is a a Certified Director IDP-C from INSEAD International Directors Programme and Board Member of INSEAD Directors Network, IDN. Ms Engstam is Chair & Non Executive Board Director at listed & private companies, advisor to European Commission on digitalisation of Corporate Governance & coaches leaders and startups.
Other blogpost in this series:
Governance in a Disruptive World by IDN Board Member Liselotte Engstam
From Board oversight of Strategy, to creating a Sustainable Business, by Helen Pitcher OBE, IDP-C, Vice President IDN
Anticipate and manage for geopolitical trade, corporate governance codes and regulatory changes by Cleopatra Kitty, IDN Cyprus Ambassador
The impact of technology on Strategy & Business Models by Mary Francia, IDN Board Member
Align Risk Management with Strategy and Operating Performance, Reward and Remuneration by Susana Gomez- Smith, IDN Portugal Ambassador
Accelerate Board Effectiveness by IDN Board Member Thomas Seale
More insight from INSEAD Directors Network, will be shared based on INSEAD Directors Forum 2018, Round Table Discussions – Look out for more upcoming blogposts!