The Chartered Governance Institute - Scottish Network Conference 2019: Governance of Tomorrow

The Burness Paull Company Secretarial team are delighted to have organised and host 2019's Scottish Conference for The Chartered Governance Institute.

This full day conference covered a range of the commercial and strategic issues currently on the agenda of company secretaries and the boards they work with.

With an excellent line-up of speakers throughout the day, attendees heared about developments in corporate governance and compliance, with a particular focus on what the future might look like for company secretaries.

This conference was free to attend and qualified for CPD hours.


Key speakers and topics provisionally include:

  • Tina Hankin, Head of Insurance Secretariat, Lloyds Banking Group - Board packs of the future
  • Peter Swabey, Policy and Research Director, The Chartered Governance Institute - Next Generation: millennials in governance
  • Sam Moore, Innovation Manager, Burness Paull LLP - Tomorrow’s technology for company secretaries
  • Lisa Davis, Registrar of Companies for Scotland – Companies House update and looking ahead
  • Sara Drake, CEO Designate, The Chartered Governance Institute - Scottish Network welcome
  • Discussion session chaired by Sheelagh Duffield, Savendie Limited, with panellists including Kenneth Gilmour, Group Company Secretary of Standard Life Aberdeen plc - The future of boards and board performance


09.00 Registration

Conference morning session, with coffee break


Networking lunch


Conference afternoon session, with tea break


Refreshments and networking, with company secretarial themed playlist!

Conference details


Wednesday 22 May 2019


Burness Paull Company Secretarial Team

Our Company Secretarial team has expanded to include 15 governance professionals and we have a true depth of experience, delivering relevant and practical solutions to meet your company secretarial needs. The strength of our team was recognised recently at the ICSA Awards 2018 in London, where we were a finalist in the “Service Provider of the Year” category.

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