Founded in 1916 by a group of CEOs concerned about the impact of workplace issues on business, The Conference Board was originally located in Boston and moved to New York City four years later. We’ve operated at the intersection of business and society ever since.
In Latin America, The Conference Board established a joint venture in Mexico in 1995 and produces that country’s Leading Economic Index. Over a dozen Councils – ranging from the Human Resources Council – Mexico to the Customer Experience and Globalization Leadership Councils – help senior executives from member companies in Latin America to share best practices and develop approaches to the most challenging issues of the day. In addition, The Conference Board Review magazine regularly features articles of interest to Latin American business executives.
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Behavioral Interviewing Workshop
14 - 15 January, 2014 (New York, NY)
Human Resources Communication and Social Media Workshops
16 - 17 January, 2014 (New York, NY)
Council on Change Management
Our mission is to advance the practice of change management by creating new thought leadership and developing capabilities for extraordinary performance.
Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs Council
This Council provides members a forum to exchange ideas and best practices about product regulatory matters as well as how to lead their companies through the evolving landscape of regulatory compliance and product responsibility.
Global Human Resources Council
Allows senior most global HR executives to discuss current challenges and trends regarding the strategic and structural management of their firm's multinational human resources. Members value the confidential dialogue, expert speakers and benchmarking.
Board Accountability in the Current Governance Landscape
Institutional investors are looking more deeply into boardroom activities and are more willing to target individual directors deemed responsible for policy failures or poor performance.(Director Notes, December 2013)
Investments in Intellectual Property: New Footprints in Macroeconomic Data
New macroeconomic data show U.S. investment in intellectual property products totaled $812 billion, or 5 percent of GDP, in 2012.(Executive Action Report, December 2013)
17 December, 2013 01:00 PM EST [13:00]
2014 CEO Challenge
Join this interactive discussion about the most pressing challenges on the minds of CEOs as reflected in the advance results of The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.
18 December, 2013 11:00 AM EST [11:00]
Human Capital Watch™: Scenario Planning for HR
In our December webcast, we'll examine the Strategic Human Resource function and the evolutionary/revolutionary journey.