We have the great pleasure of inviting you to a light breakfast and a roundtable discussion on how corporate board directors can and should contribute to achieving the sustainable development goals.
As part of the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) annual Masterclass Series, the masterclass on ‘Integrated Thinking and the Future of Corporate Governance’ took place at the National University Singapore.
The third FutureBoards Cross Border Dialogue on Women on Boards in Singapore took place at the iconic Tanglin Club, The event was hosted by the Royal Norwegian Embassy to Singapore, and supported by BoardAgender, Singapore Institute of Directors, Norwegian Business Association Singapore, Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors and DNB.
Organized by Human Capital Leadership Institute (HCLI), the Directors in Dialogue work-shop was facilitated by globally renowned corporate governance thought leader Professor Mervyn King, Chair of the King Committee on Corporate Governance for South Africa and Turid Solvang, Founder and CEO of FutureBoards.
The issue of gender balance on corporate boards in Malaysia is not new, but continues to be debated given the business and economic imperative. The event was organized by the Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors to discuss HOW to improve the gender balance on corporate boards.
The first FutureBoards Cross Border Dialogue on women on boards in Malaysia was organized in collaboration with Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors. The event was kindly hosted by the Royal Norwegian Embassy to Malaysia.
Under the Patronage of H.E. Dr ZiadFariz, Governor of the Central Bank of Jordan, The Association of Women on Boards -Jordan, in collaboration with FutureBoards - Norway is organizing it’s inaugural conference “Getting Women on Boards: Why and How?”
Frokost, erfaringsutveksling og diskusjon på Chitra House Oslo. Pål Wien Espen, Interim General Counsel, Flyktninghjelpen/Special Counsel, WikborgRein (tidligere styresekretær i Telenor ASA) og Mimi Berdal, styreleder Gassco AS delte sine erfaringer og synspunkter som innledning til debatten. Møyfrid Øygard fra Admincontrol ga praktiske råd og tips om sikker og effektiv dokumenthåndtering.
At the FutureBoards Cross-border Dialogue at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in London, we took a closer look at the state of play on gender balance in the financial sector. We explored similarities and differences experienced by women in finance in UK and Norway. And more importantly: We asked what is the role of investors and boards, and how can they, and how should they contribute.
Mr Ong Boon Hwee, CEO and Joanna Soh Py, Vice President of Stewardship Asia Centre (a part of Singapore’s Temasek Holdings) visited Oslo on a learning journey on Norwegian Ownership Principles, Corporate Governance framework and ownership structures.