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  • 06

    Nov

    2017

    Classroom Governance at 30,000 Feet - NACD FL Fireside Chat with American Airlines CEO


    In 1926, Charles Lindbergh flew the first American Airlines flight - carrying U.S. mail from St. Louis, Missouri, to Chicago, Illinois. After 8 years of mail routes, the airline began to form into what it is today, one of the most recognizable brands in the world, American Airlines. Don't miss this fireside chat on a wide range of governance topics.


    3 NACD collaborative credits

  • 30

    Oct

    2017

    Classroom Top directors step into the spotlight


    Join us for the 9th Florida Directors' Institute - a highly acclaimed, intensive, one-day program designed for directors of public and large private companies. A limited number of registrations are also available to senior executives. Acceptance is contingent on meeting these qualifications. The Institute is approved for 6 collaborative credits towards NACD Fellowships and is expected to qualify for continuing legal education and CPA continuing professional education credit.


    6 NACD collaborative credits

  • 25

    Apr

    2017

    Classroom Breakfast Roundtable: Crisis Management Toolkit


    Crisis readiness has taken on increased importance and urgency for boards and management teams. While management has primary responsibility for crisis readiness and prevention, the board plays a crucial role in understanding and overseeing the company's efforts, particularly crisis prevention; tone at the top, culture, and incentives; and crisis readiness, particularly whether it has a robust response plan. Learn tips and tools from experiences and perspectives on how to navigate these waters and plan ahead.


    1 Credit

  • 29

    Mar

    2017

    Classroom Board Oversight of M&A: Insights from Tech Data CEO and Board Leaders


    In order to keep up with industry and global changes, Tech Data recently announced its acquisition of Avnet Technology Solutions, which is expected to close in the first half of 2017 and will make Tech Data the largest company by revenue based in Florida. It will also increase Tech Data's geographic reach from 21 to 35 countries, and has been well received by the market.



  • 02

    Mar

    2017

    Classroom Board-Shareholder Engagement: Chico's FAS' CEO and BOD Leaders Discuss Activism


    Chico's FAS was one of the largest US public companies targeted by an activist in 2016. Following unproductive private conversations and public criticism, the activist submitted a competing slate of directors for election to Chico's FAS board wile calling for drastic changes to the Company's strategies.



  • 14

    Feb

    2017

    Classroom Coral Gables: Critical Issues for Compensation Committees to Consider in 2017


    Join your fellow directors and executive compensation experts from Pay Governance and Pearl Meyer for a breakfast roundtable discussion of critical Compensation Committee issues for 2017. Take advantage of leading perspectives and practical, straightforward guidance on the key trends shaping executive and director compensation as well as upcoming proxy disclosures.



  • 31

    Jan

    2017

    Classroom Ft. Lauderdale: Building A Strategic-Asset Board


    The business environment is rapidly and fundamentally changing - and directors are expected to keep pace. In response to this state of extreme volatility, the Report of the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission on Building the Strategic-Asset Board explores how boards can position themselves to capably usher their companies into the future by focusing on continuous improvement. How will directors figure out how they can make themselves strategic assets to the companies they serve? How can directors instill a continuous-improvement ethos into the culture of the boardroom?



  • 01

    Nov

    2016

    Classroom Translating Commonsense Governance Principles into Action


    We are excited to announce that our launch event for the year is scheduled and we hope you will be able to join us. Michael Jackson, Chairman, CEO and President of AutoNation, will be our speaker on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at his AutoNation Headquarters at 200 SW 1st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. He will discuss "Translating Commonsense Governance Principles into Action".


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 23

    May

    2016

    Classroom How Is DHS Protecting Your Business?


    Get an inside look straight from the Department of Homeland Security. Join Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications, Gregory Touhill, as he shares how DHS is acting as your national neighborhood watch system in cyberspace.


  • 14

    Apr

    2016

    Classroom Board Engagement in Strategy


    How much confidence do you have that your board has the right strategy in place?


  • 17

    Mar

    2016

    Classroom John Zogby Featured Speaker March 17


    Renowned Pollster John Zogby will speak on market and election trends.


  • 10

    Mar

    2016

    Classroom Disruption: Facing Change with Confidence


    Facing change with confidence is the name of the game in a rapidly changing business environment for any enterprise, whether public, private or not-for-profit. The Panel will discuss the most effective ways to face change - with confidence.


  • 25

    Feb

    2016

    Classroom The Board's Role in Cyber-risk Oversight


    Join us for a discussion on key issues board members should understand in order to execute their responsibilities regarding cyber-risk.


  • 16

    Feb

    2016

    Classroom Emerging Issues in Executive Compensation


    Executive compensation continues to receive substantial scrutiny from investors, activists, regulators and the public at large.


  • 28

    Jan

    2016

    Classroom Disruptive Innovators


    Enormous benefits or devasting effects? What Role Should the Board Play? Join us for this interactive session as Ray Gilmartin and Charles Thayer share their perspective on this key topic.


  • 22

    Oct

    2015

    Classroom Insights from the 2015 NACD Global Summit


    Peter Gleason will lead a panel to share insights gained at the Summit; Technological Innovation, CyberSecurity, Geopolitical Risk, Board Diversity, Reputation Risk, etc. This is an opportunity for you to question our panel about topics of interest to you. What else will the coming year bring and what are boards doing to be prepared?


    2 NACD collaborative credits

  • 16

    Apr

    2015

    Classroom 2015 Bank Director Workshop - Fort Lauderdale


    The 9th Annual NACD Florida/AABD Bank Director Workshop brings both industry experts and bank regulators together to share viewpoints, exchange new ideas and to update best practices.


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