Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In
WCD Community Search
EMEA Chair and Lead Directors Seminar 2016
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
EMEA Chair and Lead Directors Seminar 2016

 Export to Your Calendar 11/9/2016 to 11/10/2016

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

 

WCD

 

 

WCD Foundation
Sponsors

 

GLOBAL LEAD

KPMG Logo

GLOBAL PREMIER

SpencerStuart

GLOBAL STRATEGIC

Latham&Watkins

Pearl Meyer

Vinson&Elkins

GLOBAL SUPPORTING

Biogen

JPMmoran Chase & Co.

Marsh & McLennan Agency

Marriott

Save the Date

Building top view

WCD EMEA Co-Chair, Lead Director, & Committee Chair Seminar

The Role of Cognitive Technologies in the Boardroom – how will its use become the key enabler for visionary boards?

November 9 - 10, 2016

London

WCD is delighted to host this EMEA November seminar for Co-Chairs, Lead Directors & Committee Chairs. Following the session on cognitive technologies, WCD will also host a discussion and debate on Brexit*. Topics will include the changes and potential impact the EU exit vote will bring about and what this might mean for the boards of the organisations on which they serve.

*The Brexit discussion will be open to all WCD members

Venue

KPMG Office
20 Grosvenor Street, Mayfair
London, W1K4QJ

Agenda

November 9, 2016

18.30–21.30 Reception, Dinner and Discussion with Grace Brasington, Vice President IBM’s Global Leader on Risk and Compliance Cognitive Solutions for Banking and Financial Markets

November 10, 2016

08.30–12.00 Cognitive Technologies roundtable and workshop*:

Deepen your insight as we address the following questions:

 

How do we make the ‘right’ higher value decisions based on the vast amount of data already available to us?

 

Are we asking the right questions and probing in the right areas?

 

How do we engage with the technology, deploy and drive value from it within the boards we serve?

*Please note: The Cognitive Technologies dinner and this morning session have a limited number of spaces available for Co-Chairs, Lead Directors and Committee Chairs only.

12.30–16.00 Brexit – Lunch and debate on the impact of Brexit for Boards and Board members– Discussion will be led by Melanie Richards, Vice Chairman, KPMG in the UK

 

 

 

 

12:15 - 13.15 Registration and buffet lunch

 

 

13.15 - 14.45 Brexit discussion and debate

15.00 - 16.00 Continuation

 

 

15.30 - 16.00 Close



16.00 - 16.30 Questions and Closing Remarks



 

Nearby Accommodations

The Beaumont, Brown Hart Gardens
Mayfair, London, W1K6TF
E-mail info@thebeaumont.com
Telephone+44 20 7499 1001

The Millennium Hotel
44 Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London,
United Kingdom, W1K 2HP
E-mail: reservations.mayfair@millenniumhotels.com
Telephone:+44 (0) 207-629-9400

Registration

A formal invitation will follow shortly.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding this event, please e-mail Grace Geronimo at 312-665-6921.

© 2016 ǀ WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation All materials, logos, etc., unless otherwise stated, are the property of WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation. To be removed from the WCD mailing list, please send an e-mail to:admin@womencorporatedirectors.com. NDPPS594068

 

GLOBAL LEAD SPONSOR PREMIER SPONSOR STRATEGIC SPONSOR STRATEGIC SPONSOR STRATEGIC SPONSOR

 







Legal