Directors’ College is the nation’s premier executive education program for directors and senior executives of publicly traded firms. The program addresses a broad range of problems that confront modern boards, including the board’s role in setting business strategy, CEO succession, techniques for controlling legal liability, the challenges posed by activist investors, boardroom dynamics, and contemporary challenges such as the state of the macroeconomy and the cybersecurity threat. Now in its twentieth year, Directors’ College brings together leading CEOs, directors, regulators, jurists, and scholars for a rigorous and balanced examination of corporate governance, strategy, and compliance.
The Directors’ Consortium — the result of an extraordinary academic partnership between three world-renowned universities — provides board members from publicly traded companies with an unsurpassed learning experience, offering leading-edge strategies, innovative frameworks, and proven best practices for making crucial board decisions in a changing business environment. Top faculty from Stanford Graduate School of Business, the Stanford Law School, the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth combine their knowledge, research, and expertise in corporate law, accounting, finance, and board management to present a dynamic, cross-disciplinary program that offers a multifaceted, integrated approach to board governance.
April 8-11, 2014Stanford, CaliforniaOctober 7-10, 2014Chicago, Illinois
Offered as part of a strategic partnership between UCLA Anderson and NASDAQ OMX Education Foundation, UCLA's Director Education & Certification Program delivers research-based, experience-driven corporate governance education to board directors with all levels of experience. The program offers a powerful combination of foundational topics and advanced-level acumen on the most timely and pressing issues facing boards today, taught by world class UCLA Anderson faculty with a unique blend of academic, business, and board credentials.
The 9th Annual USC Summit brings together thought leaders from industry and academia to provide unparalleled continuing education for directors and officers of publicly traded companies. The Summit will present cutting-edge insight and commentary from top corporate governance practitioners and experts from the USC Marshall School of Business, USC Gould School of Law, and the USC Leventhal School of Accounting. The two-day conference is a relaxed, get-your-questions-answered environment. In addition, enjoy the Summit tailgate and the 101st USC vs. Cal Bears football game.
November 13 - 14, 2014 Los Angeles, California
2013-2014 Guide to Board Education