ESG Series 1: ESG and the Role of the Board

Environmental, Social and Governance - ESG  Shaping Responsible Business Practices

Organizations play a key role in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors and in shaping the future of responsible business practices, and there has never been a better time to equip yourselves with the skills and attributes needed to steer your Board and organization through this ever-evolving environment.

ESG and the Role of the Board: The drivers and basics in ESG governance is Session 1 of our NEW certificate course on ESG Governance is designed to provide governance professionals and their Boards with a comprehensive understanding of key ESG issues that are reshaping our corporate landscape, in order to ensure their organizations are equipped with the right structures, processes, compliance and oversight. 

Session Description:

ESG is now table stakes for business and organizations and the boards that govern them. This session will provide an overview of ESG, what it means and why it is now a boardroom issue. It will dive into best practices for boards and governance professionals with practical tips to start or enhance your ESG Governance roadmap. It will also review the other courses in this program so they can be understood as an integrated ESG approach. 
Coro Strandberg President, Strandberg Consulting


Opening Remark by: 

Dottie Schindlinger,
Executive Director, Diligent Institute and Co-host of The Corporate Director Podcast


Who should attend?

This course is relevant for any governance professional, board member, business or organizational leader who has, or wishes to have, a key role vis-à-vis their board’s role of oversight, insight, and foresight of the organization they serve. 

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Registration Fee: 

  • Members:  399.00 +HST
  • Non-Members:  499.00 + HST
  • Non-Member Bundle: 799 + HST  (Event and Annual Membership)


6/20/2024 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
Virtual Online CANADA
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