Center for Corporate Governance

The Center for Corporate Governance serves as a leader in developing and advocating meaningful, substantive positions for corporate governance to guide directors and other practitioners as they lead and advise corporate Boards and discharge their fiduciary obligations.

 

Gain an in-depth grounding in the key components of corporate governance to enhance and broaden perspectives and put into practice as a key member of a board.

Bringing together board chairs, corporate directors and senior executives to address the critical issues facing boards today. Directors Academy is a one and a half day Director focused educational program for “C-Suite” and board ready individuals who aspire to serve on public or private boards.

The 2015 Directors’ Dialogue is scheduled for Tuesday April 7, 2015.

Evidence & Perspectives is a quarterly breakfast series featuring prominent corporate, academic and nonprofit board leaders who provide insights on trends that directly affect the performance and success of public, private and nonprofit organizations.

June 12, 2014

Recent studies have shown that diversifying the skills on your board will not necessarily produce better performance in the long run. “Director Skill Sets,” a paper presented at this year’s Academic Conference, examines how director skills cluster on and across various boards.

Center for Corporate Governance News

December 2, 2014 William McDermott, CEO of SAP will give Keynote Address at the 2015 DIRECTORS’ DIALOGUE DINNER. Register now for your seat at the table!
December 2, 2014 The New Activism Directors’ Dialogue is an “invitation only” full day program designed by corporate leaders to promote candid discussions of important governance issues, supported by the latest practical research.
October 8, 2014 Interested in working in Brand Management? Join us for an in depth panel discussion fetauring top executives from Comcast Business, IKEA, DuPont, Inc., and the Brownstein Group as they discuss the steps you should take to better position yourself for landing that perfect position in today’s job market. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Corporate Reputation Management and the American Marketing Association Drexel.
September 3, 2014 Past awardees include Charisse Lillie, VP of Community Investment Comcast Corporation, Dr. Ann Weaver Hart, president of Temple University, and Judge Marjorie O. Rendell, Federal Judge within the United States Court of Appeals.

Upcoming Events

Apr
07
Tue. Apr. 7th. @ 09:00am

The New Activism

Directors’ Dialogue is an “invitation only” full day program designed by corporate leaders to promote candid discussions of important governance issues, supported by the latest practical research.

Apr
07
Tue. Apr. 7th. @ 05:30pm

William McDermott, CEO of SAP will give Keynote Address at the 2015 DIRECTORS’ DIALOGUE DINNER.
Register now for your seat at the table!