Governance 2021 - The Next Chapter. 5-7 July

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Governance 2021, the must attend event for governance professionals around the globe is hosted by The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland and is scheduled to take place virtually on 5–7 July 2021.

Entitled “The Next Chapter”, this year we’re going virtual with two days' worth of keynote addresses, panel sessions and workshops spread across a three-day programme, as well as ample time for you to network with your peers. We’ll be taking stock of the state of the governance landscape following the challenges of the last twelve months, and exploring what’s coming up on the governance horizon.

This year’s annual conference will be hosted by Clare Forestier, event host, and former radio and TV presenter. She will introduce an incredible line-up of speakers this year including: 

  • New SpeakerCaroline Mair, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Veritas Investment
  • New SpeakerMatt Peacock, Partner, Blurred
  • New Speaker - Marcus Ryder, Head of External Consultancies, Sir Lenny Henry Centre for Media Diversity
  • New SpeakerDavid Styles, Director, Corporate Governance, FRC
  • New SpeakerTania Tchedaeva, Director, Corporate Governance & Company Secretary, Polymetal International plc

To see the full list of speakers including Jane Gunn, Ben PageSir Jonathan Thompson and many more please visit our speakers page.

This year’s packed agenda is designed to provide you with cutting edge information, in an interactive format including workshops, roundtable discussions and debates. Discover it now and book your place to hear and learn from our experts and discuss the future of work.

Explore the programme to find out what's in store, but here are a few topics that our expert speakers will be covering: 

  • How has corporate culture changed over the past 12 months and the impact this may have as we enter the ‘new norm’?
  • What are the emerging risks which boards need to consider?
  • Do you have the skills needed to exercise judgement in the ‘virtual’ boardroom?
  • Is your boardroom ready to embrace Artificial Intelligence?


Registration is now open!

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