Economic Indicators & Forecasting Webcasts

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    13 January, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00] | Economics Watch®

    This month’s Economics Watch offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015.

  2. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    14 January, 2015 09:00 AM EST [09:00] | Economics Watch®

    This month’s Economics Watch offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015.

  3. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    15 January, 2015 10:00 AM EST [10:00] | Economics Watch®

    This month’s Economics Watch offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015.

  4. The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth

    21 January, 2015 09:00 AM EST [09:00], 03:00 PM CET [15:00] | Special Webcast

    Is the China slowdown over? Many analysts think China has had a “soft landing” that will yield about 7 percent annual growth for the next decade. The Conference Board disagrees.

  5. Happening Now: Declining Retention and Wage Increases Happening Now: Declining Retention and Wage Increases

    27 January, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00] | KnowlEdge Series®

    Amazingly, we are just a few months away from normal labor market conditions in the US. Signs of a tight labor market are beginning to appear in certain locations and occupations. Join us to discover where retention rates are declining and wage growth is accelerating.

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  1. Governance Watch: Planning for Divestitures Cover Governance Watch: Planning for Divestitures

    18 December, 2014 | Governance Watch

    Hosted in collaboration with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, this month's Governance Watch will address corporate governance and various other legal considerations that companies face when planning for divestitures.

  2. Human Capital Watch™: The DNA of Engagement: How Organizations Build a Culture of Engagement   Cover Human Capital Watch™: The DNA of Engagement: How Organizations Build a Culture of Engagement

    17 December, 2014 | Human Capital Watch

    Join us as we share key findings from our first annual study conducted by The Engagement InstituteTM highlighting methods to foster a culture of engagement to drive business results.

  3. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    11 December, 2014 | Economics Watch®

    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.

  4. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    10 December, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:01

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  5. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    09 December, 2014 | Economics Watch®

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including the short –term growth forecasts for consumption, investment, labor markets and the aggregate GDP growth.

  6. US Labor Shortages on the State Level Cover US Labor Shortages on the State Level

    02 December, 2014 | Special Webcast | 5:33

    In the coming years, the United States is likely to experience labor shortages. What types of jobs are most likely to suffer from labor shortages? And in what parts of the country are these shortages most likely to appear? We'll explore this and more.

  7. The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook 2015: How do Growth Prospects Impact the Bottom Line? Cover The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook 2015: How do Growth Prospects Impact the Bottom Line?

    01 December, 2014 | Special Webcast

    With projections of economic growth for Europe being as low as they are, what does this mean for the financial top and bottom lines of business in Europe?

  8. Book Discussion: The Shifts & The Shocks Cover Book Discussion: The Shifts & The Shocks

    25 November, 2014 | Special Webcast | 6:58

    Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator at the Financial Times, discusses the most persuasive and complete account yet published of what the crisis should teach us about modern economies and economics.

  9. The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook 2015: Results and Implications for Europe Cover The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook 2015: Results and Implications for Europe

    20 November, 2014 | Special Webcast | 6:33

    In the slipstream of the launch of the annual Global Economic Outlook at The Conference Board, we look at the European situation from a global economic perspective.

  10. Human Capital Watch™: The Global Leadership Forecast 2014 Cover Human Capital Watch™: The Global Leadership Forecast 2014

    19 November, 2014 | Human Capital Watch | 1:31

    The Global Leadership Forecast is the largest research study of its kind, examining leadership development and talent management practices among organizations in major industries and economies around the globe.

  11. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    13 November, 2014 | Economics Watch®

    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.

  12. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 November, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:11

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  13. Global Economic Outlook 2015: Results and Implications Cover Global Economic Outlook 2015: Results and Implications

    12 November, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:04

    Learn how the global economy may affect your business. Discover how corporate profitability may be affected under the influence of global economic (and policy) forces around the world and plan your response with help from our economists.

  14. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    10 November, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:05

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic, we will discuss Global Economic Outlook for 2015 and beyond, and offer perspectives on upside opportunities and downside risks.

  15. Global Economic Growth Outlook Cover Global Economic Growth Outlook

    27 October, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:27

    Ahead of the publication of The Conference Board’s annual Global Economic Outlook, we’ll take you through the background behind the numbers and our growth projections for major economies and regions in the world for 2015, 2015-19, and 2020-25.

  16.  What Does China's Declining Growth Mean for CFOs? Cover What Does China's Declining Growth Mean for CFOs?

    23 October, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 3:40

    China’s transition will necessarily be volatile, both economically and policy-wise. Visibility into the demand outlook will be very limited. Robust contingency planning and preparedness will be critical to success.

  17. The Long Soft Fall in China's Economic Growth Cover The Long Soft Fall in China's Economic Growth

    22 October, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 5:43

    How will the long fall in China's growth impact risks and opportunities for business?

  18. Governance Watch: Recent Developments Related to Earnings Guidance Cover Governance Watch: Recent Developments Related to Earnings Guidance

    16 October, 2014 | Governance Watch | 2:04

    Hosted in collaboration with Cleary Gottlieb, this complimentary webcast series is designed to address the latest hot topics, recent developments, and best practices in earnings guidance.

  19. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    16 October, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:59

    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.

  20. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    15 October, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:38

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  21. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    14 October, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:31

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic we will discuss business realities of China’s imminent slowdown and structural transition.

  22. Is Your Occupation or Industry at a High Risk for Labor Shortages? (US) Cover Is Your Occupation or Industry at a High Risk for Labor Shortages? (US)

    07 October, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 3:06

    In this webcast, we will discuss future labor shortages for specific occupations and industries, as well as implications for HC professionals.

  23. Human Capital Watch™: Understanding Your External Labor Market: Latest Trends and Sources of Data Cover Human Capital Watch™: Understanding Your External Labor Market: Latest Trends and Sources of Data

    17 September, 2014 | Human Capital Watch | 2:54

    This webcast will give HR leaders The Conference Board’s latest insights about unemployment trends and labor shortages in mature economies. It will also describe new sources of “real-time” labor market information that can help leaders make better business decisions.

  24. How baby-boom retirement will dramatically impact your business in the coming decade Cover How baby-boom retirement will dramatically impact your business in the coming decade

    17 September, 2014 | Special Webcast | 8:42

    This webcast will touch on which advanced economies will see the most dramatic impact, what occupations are most likely to be affected, and how this will affect competitiveness of different countries.

  25. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    11 September, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:02

    Intangible investment in China

  26. Labor Shortages Are Coming: The When and Where Cover Labor Shortages Are Coming: The When and Where

    11 September, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:23

    In this webcast, we focus on the risk of labor shortages across countries, and discuss which countries are more likely to experience labor shortages both at the present and in the coming decade.

  27. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    10 September, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 4:45

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB's Economics Team for the Euro Zone, as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  28. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    09 September, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:04

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including a special focus on declining unemployment rates and evolving labor shortages.

  29. Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Labor Shortages in the U.S Cover Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Labor Shortages in the U.S

    20 August, 2014 | Human Capital Watch

    In this webcast, future labor shortages in specific occupations and industries and their implications on HC professionals will be discussed.

  30. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    14 August, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:56

    Inflation and asset price bubbles in Emerging Markets

  31. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    13 August, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:07

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  32. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    12 August, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:38

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy, including a special focus on trends across the states and regions of the United States.

  33. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    10 July, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 3:24

    Global economic growth scenarios 2020 - the opportunities and challenges across emerging economies

  34. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    09 July, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:46

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.

  35. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    08 July, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:27

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. We will also examine key drivers of stronger consumer spending.

  36. Digital Entrepreneurship in Europe Cover Digital Entrepreneurship in Europe

    25 June, 2014 | Special Webcast | 11:54

    Start-ups and other small innovative companies, including those developed by digital entrepreneurs, play an important role in energizing the business environment, but they often face many institutional barriers.

  37. Governance Watch: The Implications of Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund Cover Governance Watch: The Implications of Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund

    24 June, 2014 | Governance Watch

    Many commentators are calling Halliburton Co., et al., v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., the most important securities case in years. This Governance Watch will explore the case’s implications for securities class action litigation and its possible impact on the future viability of such claims.

  38. Information Technologies and Labour Market Disruptions Cover Information Technologies and Labour Market Disruptions

    19 June, 2014 | Special Webcast | 5:09

    This webcast discusses the past, present, and future impact of technology on labor markets; and how to ease the transition from a human-based service economy to a technology-based service economy.

  39. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    12 June, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 3:05

    Countdown to 2014 World Cup - growth outlook and key challenges faced by Brazil and Latin America

  40. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    11 June, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:20

    In addition to analyzing current economic trends, this webcast will examine labor market trends across regions and countries, including a special focus on comparing compensation in European economies.

  41. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    10 June, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:16

    Labor markets are the special focus of this webcast, which will feature comparisons of compensation and unit labor costs in the United States and its major competitors.

  42. Building a Culture of Engagement Cover Building a Culture of Engagement

    05 June, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 8:46

    This webcast, which will highlight preliminary results of the first annual study conducted by The Engagement Institute, will offer HR practitioners insights into the elements of a strong engagement culture.

  43. The Changing Cost Competitiveness of European Economies Cover The Changing Cost Competitiveness of European Economies

    04 June, 2014 | Special Webcast | 8:48

    During the past few years, southern European countries have rapidly regained cost competitiveness, as wages in the region have declined compared to those in northern Europe.

  44. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    15 May, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:19

    Labor market trends in emerging markets

  45. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    14 May, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:10

    This month’s special focus is on the changing regulatory environment for labor, product, and capital markets in the European Union, at both EU and the national level.

  46. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    13 May, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 3:42

    In addition to the usual update on the U.S. economy, this release will offer an update on the impact of current fiscal policy on the U.S. economy.

  47. China's Natural Gas: A new foundation for competitiveness? Cover China's Natural Gas: A new foundation for competitiveness?

    09 May, 2014 | Special Webcast | 13:53

    China has the largest estimated shale gas reserves in the world, but is so far struggling to access it. What does China’s medium-term supply of, and demand for, natural gas look like? What are the implications for pricing and energy costs?

  48. The Short View on China: Why 2014 will be a tough year Cover The Short View on China: Why 2014 will be a tough year

    30 April, 2014 | Special Webcast | 1:25

    Only four months in and 2014 has already seen a marked increase in near-defaults throughout China’s financial system, and weak growth and tough financing conditions are expected to continue.

  49. Mexico: Can It Move to the Next Level? Cover Mexico: Can It Move to the Next Level?

    24 April, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 2:36

    Is the Mexican economy transitioning from a perennial underachiever to a global powerhouse? Hear a region expert and business leader speak about future scenarios for Mexico’s economic and business environment.

  50. Southeast Asia: Is Regional Integration to the Benefit of Global Competitiveness? Cover Southeast Asia: Is Regional Integration to the Benefit of Global Competitiveness?

    22 April, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 2:35

    Can Southeast Asia integrate to the benefit of its global competitiveness? Hear a region expert and business leader speak about future scenarios for Southeast Asia’s economic and business environment.

  51. The 'Long View' on China's Growth and Development Cover The 'Long View' on China's Growth and Development

    21 April, 2014 | Special Webcast | 1:42

    What is the “long view” on China’s growth and development, and what are the major long-term risks that are masked by China’s recent rapid growth?

  52. Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Skill Shortages in U.S. Labor Markets  Cover Human Capital Watch™: Evolving Skill Shortages in U.S. Labor Markets

    16 April, 2014 | Human Capital Watch | 041614HCWHighlight3.flv

    Learn about projections for employment growth by occupation in the coming decade, the job types in which you should expect shortages to occur, and how to prepare for such developments.

  53. Talent Mobility and Strategic Workforce Planning Cover Talent Mobility and Strategic Workforce Planning

    14 April, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 19:49

    Moving critical talent across locations and jobs helps companies develop leaders and optimize the use of scarce resources. At this conference, learn how top companies are effectively managing talent mobility.

  54. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    10 April, 2014 | Economics Watch®

    This month's webcast explores the impact of changes in the global energy landscape on the opportunities and challenges available to industries in emerging markets.

  55. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    09 April, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:33

    This month’s webcast features a look at energy efficiency in six European economies and the implications for Europe of the U.S. shale gas glut and the German “Energiewende” (policy changes).

  56. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    08 April, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 3:37

    The special focus of this month’s webcast is on energy, including the impact of changes in the regulatory environment on the supply and prices of different energy sources.

  57. Will Tightness Return to The European Job Market in The Year Ahead? Cover Will Tightness Return to The European Job Market in The Year Ahead?

    08 April, 2014 | Special Webcast

    Even though the economy is recovering, the European job market still has record-high unemployment and low wage growth. Will the tightness in the European labor market return in 2014?

  58. The Productivity Imperative for Growth and Competitiveness Cover The Productivity Imperative for Growth and Competitiveness

    02 April, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 4:08

    What drives differences in economic performance and competitiveness across countries? This webcast reveals the latest findings on the impact of productivity on economic growth, job growth, and manufacturing cost competitiveness.

  59. Jobs, Skills, and Digital Cover Jobs, Skills, and Digital

    01 April, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 4:28

    In this webcast, we will discuss how factors such as new technologies and the retirement of baby boomers will affect employment, productivity, skills, and talent shortages in the coming decade.

  60. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    13 March, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 3:37

    The March Economics Watch will focus on trade and investment flows among emerging economies.

  61. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 March, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:45

    The special focus this month is on housing and shifts in consumer demand associated with the recovery in the European housing market. What countries are seeing market improvements?

  62. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    11 March, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 6:34

    This month’s webcast focuses on how the housing market will develop over the next five years at the national and state levels and within the largest 50 metropolitan areas.

  63. Governance Watch: Activism’s chemistry with non-activist investors and the role of the Board Cover Governance Watch: Activism’s chemistry with non-activist investors and the role of the Board

    10 March, 2014 | Governance Watch | 2:55

    Hosted in collaboration with Cleary Gottlieb, this complimentary webcast series is designed to address the latest developments in corporate governance through bi-monthly webcasts featuring provocative guests and expert insights.

  64. 2014 Corporate Governance Trends: Diversity/ Risk/ Compensation Cover 2014 Corporate Governance Trends: Diversity/ Risk/ Compensation

    04 March, 2014 | Special Webcast | 3:55

    This webcast highlights important corporate governance trends affecting public companies, including board composition and diversity, board oversight of political contributions, risk oversight, and pressures on compensation committees.

  65. Integrating India’s Economy into the Global Market Cover Integrating India’s Economy into the Global Market

    27 February, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 4:28

    Will India’s economy overcome its internal constraints to reach the global economy? Listen to experts from the region discuss possible scenarios for India’s economic and business environment.

  66. Maximizing Social Media Channels for Talent Management Cover Maximizing Social Media Channels for Talent Management

    25 February, 2014 | Conference KeyNotes | 2:10

    Social media channels are a powerful means for attracting, recruiting, engaging, and retaining talent that many companies use, but there is so much more that can be done.

  67. 15 Years of a Tight Labor Market Are Around the Corner Cover 15 Years of a Tight Labor Market Are Around the Corner

    25 February, 2014 | Special Webcast | 3:29

    Within two years, the United States will start a 15-year period during when employment growth is held back by supply. What are the implications of such a dramatic change?

  68. Human Capital Analytics @ Work Cover Human Capital Analytics @ Work

    19 February, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:52

    This annual series will highlight the work at several companies who are using Human Capital Analytics to address business issues, gain greater insights, and define progress.

  69. Brazil: Unfulfilled Promises Once Again Cover Brazil: Unfulfilled Promises Once Again

    18 February, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 2:14

    Will the Brazilian economy continue to build on the promise of the past decade? Hear experts from the region discuss future scenarios for Brazil’s economic and business environment.

  70. Book Discussion: Quest for Exceptional Leadership Cover Book Discussion: Quest for Exceptional Leadership

    14 February, 2014 | Special Webcast | 4:04

    Join Ravi Chaudhry as he discusses his book, Quest for Exceptional Leadership, which offers viewers lessons on how to map out their own personal path to becoming an exceptional leader.

  71. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    13 February, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 10:34

    This month’s webcast will explore the challenges emerging markets will face to both their financial stability and real economic growth when the Federal Reserve Bank eventual tightens its monetary policy.

  72. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 February, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 1:12

    In this webcast, economists from The Conference Board analyze four groups of countries in Europe, each of which has its own growth pattern.

  73. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    11 February, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:23

    This month’s webcast explores the many challenges and the possible impact of the Fed’s eventual tightening of monetary policy.

  74. Europe: The Urgency for Meaningful Integration Cover Europe: The Urgency for Meaningful Integration

    11 February, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 3:45

    How can Europe further integrate in a meaningful way? Hear experts from the region discuss future scenarios for Europe's economic and business environment.

  75. Giving in Numbers: 2014 Corporate Giving Standard Survey Cover Giving in Numbers: 2014 Corporate Giving Standard Survey

    07 February, 2014 | Special Webcast | 1:12

    Representatives from CECP and The Conference Board will discuss changes to the Corporate Giving Standard (CGS) Survey for 2014 and field questions from survey respondents.

  76. China: Managing Slower Growth through Economic Restructuring Cover China: Managing Slower Growth through Economic Restructuring

    04 February, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 7:55

    Can the restructuring of China’s economy create a more sustainable growth path? Hear experts on the region discuss future scenarios for China’s economic and business environment.

  77. United States: Still Waiting for the 'Real' Recovery to Begin Cover United States: Still Waiting for the 'Real' Recovery to Begin

    28 January, 2014 | KnowlEdge Series® | 2:07

    Is the United States still waiting for the "real" recovery to begin? During this webcast, experts will speak about future scenarios for the U.S. economic and business environment.

  78. Leadership & Culture Failure: Preventative Strategies & Tools Cover Leadership & Culture Failure: Preventative Strategies & Tools

    23 January, 2014 | Special Webcast | 2:39

    In this interactive conversation, three ethics, compliance, risk, and leadership development experts will analyze the material risk of leadership and culture failure and suggest practical preventative solutions.

  79. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    16 January, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 2:17

    This webcast offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.

  80. Advancing Up the Change Measurement Maturity Curve Cover Advancing Up the Change Measurement Maturity Curve

    16 January, 2014 | Conference KeyNotes

    Although the tools to help organizations manage change have matured through the years, the tools to help measure progress on a change journey have lagged behind.

  81. Human Capital Watch™: 2014 CEO Challenge Cover Human Capital Watch™: 2014 CEO Challenge

    15 January, 2014 | Human Capital Watch | 9:15

    Join us for this interactive discussion about the most pressing challenges on the minds of CEOs as reflected in The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.

  82. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    15 January, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 4:33

    This monthly webcast provides an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.

  83. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    14 January, 2014 | Economics Watch® | 5:38

    This edition features an economic perspective on the results of The Conference Board CEO Challenge®, an annual of survey of chief executives.

  84. Corporate Governance Issues for Subsidiaries  Cover Corporate Governance Issues for Subsidiaries

    14 January, 2014 | Special Webcast | 5:28

    Global corporations rely on a network of subsidiaries to conduct various aspects of their operations, and governance policies within those subsidiaries must be adapted to those at the parent.

  85. Cultural Fluency: Identifying Leaders in China Cover Cultural Fluency: Identifying Leaders in China

    07 January, 2014 | Special Webcast | 3:15

    Are there ways for talent and D&I teams to partner with China-based business units to better identify and develop emerging leaders in the new Chinese marketplace?

  86. Human Rights Risk: Focus on China Cover Human Rights Risk: Focus on China

    07 January, 2014 | Special Webcast | 9:43

    What human rights risks are companies facing when doing business China? How can businesses manage those risks without running afoul of the Chinese government?

  87. The Workplace of the Future and the Influence of Social  Cover The Workplace of the Future and the Influence of Social

    06 January, 2014 | Conference KeyNotes | 2:54

    This session will feature IBM's Louis Richardson, evangelist and storyteller, social business and smarter workforce, who will speculate on how organizations will work in the next 5, 10, 15 years.

  88. 2014 CEO Challenge  Cover 2014 CEO Challenge

    17 December, 2013 | KnowlEdge Series® | 3:09

    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.

  89. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    11 December, 2013 | Economics Watch®

    On this webcast, the special topic will be: The state of big data, cloud computing, and information technology in Europe. In addition The Conference Board will present its latest outlook for the Euro Area economy.

  90. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    10 December, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 6:02

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the U.S. economy. As a special topic, we will focus on whether the digital world is changing the economic and business landscape once again?

  91. Book Discussion: Short Introduction to Strategic HR Management Cover Book Discussion: Short Introduction to Strategic HR Management

    03 December, 2013 | Special Webcast | 3:01

    The webcast, which will be moderated by Senior Fellow Libby Sartain, will provide guidance for HR managers on how to make better human capital decisions and achieve greater strategic success.

  92. Understanding and Managing Unconscious Bias  Cover Understanding and Managing Unconscious Bias

    27 November, 2013 | Special Webcast | 14:22

    Many leading companies now recognize unconscious bias as a factor that can derail efforts to attract, retain, and promote diverse talent.

  93. Pay for Performance in the UK, Europe and for Global Companies – Innovative Measures Cover Pay for Performance in the UK, Europe and for Global Companies – Innovative Measures

    26 November, 2013 | Special Webcast | 8:49

    For corporations in the United Kingdom and Europe and for global companies based in the United States, India, and Asia, remuneration measures are a top topic among companies and investors.

  94. The U.S. Labor Market: Outlook for 2014 Cover The U.S. Labor Market: Outlook for 2014

    21 November, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:07

    There is currently a lot of uncertainty regarding U.S. economic and labor market conditions. Webcast participants will gain insights into the most important labor market trends impacting their businesses.

  95. Human Capital Watch™: Labor Market Trends and International Labor Comparisons Cover Human Capital Watch™: Labor Market Trends and International Labor Comparisons

    20 November, 2013 | Human Capital Watch | 2:04

    In this month’s Human Capital Watch, TCB economists, Dr. Kathy Bostjancic and Elizabeth Crofoot, will discuss latest labor market trends and ILC data.

  96. Beyond Law & Compliance: Achieving a Civil Workplace Cover Beyond Law & Compliance: Achieving a Civil Workplace

    20 November, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:58

    What are the benefits of moving beyond a purely legal compliance corporate culture to a civil, respectful, and inclusive workplace that focuses on organizational values, behavior, and cultural change?

  97. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    13 November, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 1:54

    The Conference Board will present its 2014 Global Economic Outlook. This webcast will include forecasts for 2014 growth and long-term projections for countries and regions, as well as the latest short-term outlook for the Euro Area economy.

  98. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    12 November, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 7:07

    This webcast will include Global Economic Outlook for 2014 and medium and long-term projections. We will also discuss the most important drivers and detractors of growth as well as implications for the business climate.

  99. The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook Cover The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook

    31 October, 2013 | KnowlEdge Series® | 9:27

    Ahead of the annual release of our projections on global growth, members get an early peek into these crucial estimates describing the dynamics of the business environment around the globe in 2014 and beyond.

  100. U.S. Housing and the Macroeconomy: The Next Five Years Cover U.S. Housing and the Macroeconomy: The Next Five Years

    23 October, 2013 | KnowlEdge Series® | 4:14

    Join us as we explore U.S. housing demand forecasts for 2014 to 2018. These forecasts will be a critical input into our GDP forecasts and can help your business stay ahead of the curve.

  101. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    15 October, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:25

    Using the newly constructed The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India, this webcast will review the short-term business cycle forces acting on the Indian economy.

  102. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    09 October, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 2:56

    This webcast will assess what obstacles banks will face in adjusting to both Basel III capital requirements and Euro Area-wide regulation of banks. It will also include The Conference Board's latest Euro Area economic outlook.

  103. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    08 October, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:13

    This webcast focuses on the monetary policy stance of major central banks, including the Fed’s scaling back of quantitative easing, new banking regulations, and scenarios for capital provisions for corporations.

  104. Game Changers: Strategies to Reignite US Economic Growth Cover Game Changers: Strategies to Reignite US Economic Growth

    24 September, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:38

    Join Rebecca Ray, Bart Van Ark, and Susan Lund as they discuss five game changer strategies that will reignite U.S. economic growth, and the implication of these strategies for both policy makers and business leaders.

  105. Workforce Strategy for Canada's National Trade Sector Cover Workforce Strategy for Canada's National Trade Sector

    19 September, 2013 | Special Webcast | 17:57

    Learn how Canada’s Forum for International Trade (FITT) engages multiple stakeholders and uses innovative practices to identify the skills Canada will need to maintain its strength in national markets.

  106. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    11 September, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 1:08

    This webcast will examine whether other countries can replicate Germany’s success in remaining competitive in high wage sectors. In addition, The Conference Board will present its latest outlook for the Euro Area economy.

  107. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    10 September, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 2:42

    The special focus of this webcast will be to examine trends across the states and regions of the United States. The critical sectors driving economic activity at the regional level include manufacturing, real estate, agriculture, natural resources, and technology.

  108. Human Capital Watch™: SWP: What Countries Can Do To Address the Global Talent Shortage Cover Human Capital Watch™: SWP: What Countries Can Do To Address the Global Talent Shortage

    21 August, 2013 | Human Capital Watch | 1:16

    Dr. Mary Young and Dr. Rick Guzzo will talk about the importance of labor market information systems and the competitive advantage countries gain when they have data and analytic capabilities.

  109. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    14 August, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 1:47

    This webcast will include the latest Euro Area economy outlook from The Conference Board and will also discuss how high unemployment is affecting European labor markets.

  110. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    13 August, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 6:38

    In addition to our regular outlook for the global economy and the United States this webcast will focus on employment and explore whether the widely cited employment skill shortage in the U.S. economy is fact or fiction.

  111. Evolving Skill Shortages in the U.S. Economy – Fact or Fiction? Cover Evolving Skill Shortages in the U.S. Economy – Fact or Fiction?

    18 July, 2013 | Special Webcast | 3:57

    This webcast will look at trends in supply and demand for workers and skills by specific occupations and locations, and discuss how these trends are likely to develop in the future.

  112. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    16 July, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 5:00

    Business cycle dynamics in Brazil, India and China

  113. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    10 July, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:31

    Despite all the discussion about weak growth and competitiveness in Europe, how many jobs in Europe are actually related to global production? What are Europe’s strengths and weaknesses?

  114. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    09 July, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 1:47

    Despite offshoring concerns, how many jobs in the United States are related to global production? Is there any chance those jobs will come back?

  115. Building Scenarios to Understand Future Business Environments Cover Building Scenarios to Understand Future Business Environments

    25 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 9:14

    Amid the uncertainty in the wake of the global economic and financial crisis, how can companies look beyond their day-to-day challenges to map sustainable growth strategies?

  116. Supply Chain Resilience Cover Supply Chain Resilience

    24 June, 2013 | Special Webcast

    Supply chain risks are on the rise, as is their potential impact on business performance and shareholder value. Learn how to decrease your risk and eliminate "black swans."

  117. Is Europe Evolving Towards a US-Style Lending Model? Cover Is Europe Evolving Towards a US-Style Lending Model?

    19 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:57

    EU-banks have been tightening credit supply and increasing credit prices as a result of the financial crisis and new regulation like Basel III. As a result, companies have severe difficulties in financing their investments, further deepening the crisis.

  118. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 June, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 6:34

    This webcast discusses the borrowing environment for firms and small businesses in
    Euro Area economies.

  119. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    11 June, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 2:54

    U.S. consumers are borrowing again, but is that a good thing? This webcast examines the revival in consumer borrowing to determine if the rebound is a healthy development.

  120. Book Discussion: Mastering Turbulence Cover Book Discussion: Mastering Turbulence

    07 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 3:55

    Joseph McCann, Ph.D. and John Selsky, Ph.D., will discuss their latest book, Mastering Turbulence: The Essential Capabilities of Agile and Resilient Individuals, Teams and Organizations.

  121. Integrating Wellness Initiatives within Human Capital Strategy Cover Integrating Wellness Initiatives within Human Capital Strategy

    07 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 4:25

    Rising health care costs are a global issue and an increasingly large number of organizations are realizing that wellness initiatives can not only impact costs where shared, but also improve workforce readiness, productivity, and engagement.

  122. Internal Coaching at a Federal Government Agency Cover Internal Coaching at a Federal Government Agency

    06 June, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 2:37

    Join Dr. David Rock as he shares the research behind the approach at a federal government agency coming out of the financial crisis, to use coaching to reduce fear of open conversations and build the bench strength of future leaders.

  123. Big Data and Proving the Business Value of Health Cover Big Data and Proving the Business Value of Health

    06 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:05

    Please join us for a free 60-minute webcast, where industry leaders will highlight health data management strategies. Which health-related outcomes are business-relevant and how do we measure the impact of company health programs on broader business goals

  124. The Story of Screening Cover The Story of Screening

    05 June, 2013 | Special Webcast | 1:53

    Screening has evolved as a tool for investors to manage risk and engage with companies that fall short in areas such as strong employee relations, community involvement, excellent environmental policies and practices, and human rights.

  125. Human Rights Risk: A Critical Business Imperative - Part II Cover Human Rights Risk: A Critical Business Imperative - Part II

    30 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 4:53

    Join us for this 2 Part webcast as we examine the area of human rights risk and the possible wide-ranging impacts on corporations. In Part II of this Webcast we will hear from companies that have taken an active role to address human rights.

  126. Internal Branding: A Winning Relationship with Your Employees Cover Internal Branding: A Winning Relationship with Your Employees

    29 May, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 4:31

    Executives from Dell and Ford Motor Company will discuss how to create internal brand ambassadors, live the brand promise and activate the core beliefs and values of the organization.

  127. The Career Development Imperative: Help Them Grow Cover The Career Development Imperative: Help Them Grow

    29 May, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 4:20

    Executives from Bloomberg LP and Career Systems International will discuss how organizations increase employee engagement by holding managers accountable for having solid development discussions with their employees and enabling them to truly care.

  128. Human Rights Risk: A Critical Business Imperative - Part I Cover Human Rights Risk: A Critical Business Imperative - Part I

    28 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 8:22

    Join us for this 2 Part webcast as we examine the area of human rights risk and the possible wide-ranging impacts on corporations. In Part I of this Webcast we will speak with leading NGOs in the area of human rights and business.

  129. Book Discussion: The China Strategy Cover Book Discussion: The China Strategy

    23 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 5:21

    Edward Tse, author of 'The China Strategy', joins us to describe how to build the capabilities that business leaders need for operating an integrated China-global strategy.

  130. Sleeping with Your Smartphone Cover Sleeping with Your Smartphone

    21 May, 2013 | Special Webcast

    Join Leslie Perlow in a discussion based on her eight-year, global study of work teams. She has found some small steps that have the power to improve teams’ effectiveness and teamwork, team members' personal lives and, and ultimately the organization.

  131. Case Studies in Making Ethics Policies Work Cover Case Studies in Making Ethics Policies Work

    17 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 9:37

    Ethics policies and Codes of Conduct need to address a host of important compliance issues on a transnational basis. Among these issues are the impact of expanded anti-bribery and corruption (ABAC) laws.

  132. Integrating Wellness Initiatives into Human Capital Strategy Cover Integrating Wellness Initiatives into Human Capital Strategy

    16 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 3:54

    This webcast will explore methods to ensure wellness initiatives are better integrated within the larger human capital strategy of a company to produce maximum impact.

  133. Emerging Issues in Product Regulation Cover Emerging Issues in Product Regulation

    16 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 4:25

    Our moderator, Lucas Bergkamp, Council Director for The Council on Environment & Product Stewardship & and his guests, address the latest emerging issues from new regulations on Product Safety, Market Surveillance and Nanomaterials.

  134. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    15 May, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:26

    Do debt-laden European economies have a viable alternativeto austerity? This webcast examines different scenarios for sovereign debt ratios in Spain and Germany.

  135. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    14 May, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 5:07

    Do austerity measures accelerate or slow recovery? Are those measures a precondition for a more sustainable recovery of growth, deficit, and debts?

  136. The Age of Ageing   Cover The Age of Ageing

    14 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:33

    George Magnus, author of 'The Age of Ageing', joins us to explore a unique demographic phenomenon for mankind and, therefore, one that takes us into uncharted territory.

  137. The Latest Health and Safety Considerations for Nanotechnology Cover The Latest Health and Safety Considerations for Nanotechnology

    10 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:22

    This webcast will focus on the latest H&S risks facing companies that produce nano particles and structures, as well as those who use substances that contain nano particles and structures.

  138. Book Discussion: Management Reset Cover Book Discussion: Management Reset

    10 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 4:23

    Edward Lawler III and Dr. Christopher Worley, co-authors of Management Reset, discuss their book and provide insights that business leaders and Human Capital practitioners can apply to achieve “sustainable effectiveness.”

  139. Trust in Business Cover Trust in Business

    08 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:22

    Trust in business after the Financial Crisis of 2007/08 is again a challenge for the business community. On this webcast, Jon Spector, president and CEO of The Conference Board will discuss the challenges and solutions with two though leaders in the area.

  140. The Corporation of the Future: Integrating Trust and Sustainability with Creating Shareowner Value Cover The Corporation of the Future: Integrating Trust and Sustainability with Creating Shareowner Value

    07 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:06

    Tomorrow's Company, an important think tank in the U.K., has been for some time exploring the most appropriate corporate form for both business and society. This spring, it is hosting discussions on this subject by our webcast speaker, Prof. Colin Mayer.

  141. Cybersecurity: Do you know if you’ve been hacked? Cover Cybersecurity: Do you know if you’ve been hacked?

    03 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:36

    There are 2 types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that do not know they have been hacked. In this webcast we will address two major questions: What are the risks? and how do you protect your organization?

  142. The Culture of Ethics Cover The Culture of Ethics

    02 May, 2013 | Special Webcast | 5:37

    So you think you have established a solid culture of ethics within your organization but are now facing internal issues with your program. During this webcast, hear from experts on this hot-button issue and how to address these internal issues head on.

  143. Improving the Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities Cover Improving the Employment Outcomes for People with Disabilities

    30 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 8:44

    This webcast will explore the four critical elements of hiring people with disabilities – the business case, organizational readiness, self-identification, and how to measure success.

  144. Ask Your Corporate Monitor Cover Ask Your Corporate Monitor

    29 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 1:45

    Join us for a how-to discussion on the importance of establishing a successful Monitor, led by Bart Schwartz, Chairman and CEO of SolutionPoint International.

  145. Shifting US Housing Demand Over the Next 5 Years Cover Shifting US Housing Demand Over the Next 5 Years

    29 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 5:13

    We will discuss The Demand Institute's perspective on how the housing recovery will evolve and its effect on different aspects of consumer spending, based on our 2012 report and more recent data. We will discuss our next phase of research.

  146. A Better Way Forward to a Sustainable Future Cover A Better Way Forward to a Sustainable Future

    25 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 3:28

    Join us for this webcast as our guest, Michael Ian Fanning, Director of Sustainable Development at Michelin Group, tells us how After 10 years of a formal sustainable development program, Michelin decided to step back and re-examine its approach.

  147. The Board’s Role in Ethics & Compliance Cover The Board’s Role in Ethics & Compliance

    25 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:42

    Gain insight on this timely topic and learn best practices when interacting with your board of directors so that a strong ethical culture can be set.

  148. Skills and Abilities in High Demand in the US Labor Market Cover Skills and Abilities in High Demand in the US Labor Market

    25 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:47

    We present the types of skills and abilities for which demand has been growing the fastest over the last decade, both in the nation as a whole as well as specific industries. We also discuss how these trends are likely to develop in the near future.

  149. Journey to World-Class Safety Cover Journey to World-Class Safety

    24 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 1:54

    Members of The Conference Board Chief EH&S Officers’ Council discuss the results of a benchmarking survey led by Disney and DuPont on World Class Safety.

  150. Onboarding for Success: Challenges and Opportunities Cover Onboarding for Success: Challenges and Opportunities

    24 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:28

    Two experts from the front lines of talent acquisition and onboarding will share what they've seen that works, what doesn't work, and what hidden opportunities are available to help new employees.

  151. Crisis Management and Reputational Risk  Cover Crisis Management and Reputational Risk

    23 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 5:42

    Companies may work for decades to build the value of their brands and reputation, only to have that value destroyed in a matter of hours.

  152. Human Capital Watch™: Developing Leaders @ All Levels Cover Human Capital Watch™: Developing Leaders @ All Levels

    17 April, 2013 | Human Capital Watch | 4:04

    Organizations need to build leadership capabilities across the entire enterprise, but they may struggle to understand the development needs of different leaders at various levels.

  153. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    16 April, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:31

    The intra-emerging market relations are increasingly dynaminic in recent years. For businesses operating in a global environment, understanding the links between these emerging players is vital.

  154. Book Discussion: The Rare Find Cover Book Discussion: The Rare Find

    16 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 4:54

    George Anders, author of 'The Rare Find', joins us to give insights into successful recruiting and talent-spotting strategies.

  155. Innovation Ecosystems Cover Innovation Ecosystems

    15 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:23

    Hear from an expert on open innovation to understand why competitive advantage increasingly depends upon who has the best relationships, not who owns the technology.

  156. The Naked Company: Engaging Employees in a Transparent World Cover The Naked Company: Engaging Employees in a Transparent World

    12 April, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 1:39

    Employees can shape a company’s reputation in an instant.  Today, companies must proactively and authentically engage their employees. Cisco Systems and ROI Communications will share their best practices for doing that.

  157. Cross-Silo Collaboration: Mayo's Patient-Centric Culture Cover Cross-Silo Collaboration: Mayo's Patient-Centric Culture

    11 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:34

    Learn how the Mayo Clinic's boundary-crossing culture leads to a highly satisfying experience for both its patients and employees.

  158. Shareholder Engagement with Boards of Directors -  Part 2 Cover Shareholder Engagement with Boards of Directors - Part 2

    11 April, 2013 | Special Webcast

    There is increasing pressure for greater shareholder engagement in the United States, the United Kingdom, throughout Continental Europe (reinforced by recent proposals by the European Commission), as well as in India (reinforced by recent SEBI proposals).

  159. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    10 April, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 1:25

    How will the price and supply of oil and natural gas influence the performance of
    European economies?

  160. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    09 April, 2013 | Economics Watch®

    Oil and natural gas production within the United States is rising due to horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, and the United States is poised to become energy independent by 2020.

  161. Cyber Risk: What ought to be keeping you up at night? Cover Cyber Risk: What ought to be keeping you up at night?

    09 April, 2013 | Special Webcast

    In our porous world of complex relationships with suppliers, a mobile work force and customers/competitors, we will learn what companies can do in the area of cyber security risk. What kinds of exposure does your company have?

  162. Governance Watch: Foreign Policy Implications for Business Cover Governance Watch: Foreign Policy Implications for Business

    03 April, 2013 | Governance Watch | 8:48

    Recent actions by the U.S. Government to place greater sanctions on Iran are the latest foreign policy measures to significantly affect businesses. What steps should businesses take to ensure compliance?

  163. 5 Social Trends Impacting HR Cover 5 Social Trends Impacting HR

    03 April, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:48

    Social technologies can help with everything from project collaboration to continuous feedback. But social platforms can also be a technology looking for a solution. The trick is how to best apply them based on your talent objectives.

  164. Will The Greening Economy Require Different Skills From Workers? Cover Will The Greening Economy Require Different Skills From Workers?

    27 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 5:03

    The greening of the economy is creating different jobs that require different skill needs. This webcast discusses a report by The Conference Board that assesses the green jobs in the European economy and the skills required to adequately fill them.

  165. Scenario Planning as a Risk Management Tool Cover Scenario Planning as a Risk Management Tool

    26 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:55

    Join us for this webcast as our panelists discuss what scenario planning is and how it can be a useful tool for strategic development and capability building.

  166. Shared Services Talent Management in Emerging Markets  Cover Shared Services Talent Management in Emerging Markets

    24 March, 2013 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will focus on strategies for Shared Services talent management in emerging markets, discussing the process fundamentals and execution necessary for talent strategy success.

  167. Treasury - Looking to the Future   Cover Treasury - Looking to the Future

    21 March, 2013 | Special Webcast

    2013/14 will be an exciting but critical period for international treasurers in terms of regulation and technological advances. With Basel III implementation looming and less than a year to go before legacy euro payments systems will be replaced ...

  168. Human Capital Watch™: Leadership Skills for Turbulent Environments Cover Human Capital Watch™: Leadership Skills for Turbulent Environments

    20 March, 2013 | Human Capital Watch | 1:35

    The pace and disruptiveness of change is exacting a toll on organizations and their leaders, making sustained high performance an even greater challenge.

  169. Onboarding Support for Rapid Growth Cover Onboarding Support for Rapid Growth

    20 March, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 1:45

    Onyx, a bio-pharmaceutical company has embraced onboarding as a core element of its strategy for rapid expansion. This session will highlight how to foster high performance while retaining strategic focus and key cultural values.

  170. Cross-Silo Collaboration: Mergers & Acquisitions Cover Cross-Silo Collaboration: Mergers & Acquisitions

    19 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:04

    Learn how Hewlett-Packard leaders align their work to ensure that new acquisitions achieve their financial targets while minimizing disruption for both employees and customers.

  171. Will Slow Productivity Kill the Global Recovery? Cover Will Slow Productivity Kill the Global Recovery?

    19 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:43

    With the exception of the 2008–9 recession, 2012 saw the slowest global productivity growth in a decade with little improvement in sight for 2013. What prevents the global economy from recovering faster? How do we counter this downward trend?

  172. Intangibles Count Cover Intangibles Count

    15 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:53

    Innovative firms of all sizes have begun to measure and report their intangible assets and investments. This webcast will feature a dialogue on the nature of intangibles and why taking account of intangibles can help mid-sized firms increase value.

  173. Managing China in Transition Cover Managing China in Transition

    15 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 6:47

    Regardless of how China lands – hard, soft or in-between – the next 24 months will be transitional, for better or for worse.

  174. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    13 March, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 2:23

    In recent years, households in major European economies have experienced large changes in labor market and demographic trends. How are these changes affecting household income and consumer spending?

  175. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    12 March, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 2:01

    How will sequester spending cuts affect the economy in the near term?

  176. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    13 February, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 7:21

    Unemployment in the Euro Area and its member states has reached record highs. How will changes in competitiveness affect the performance of labor markets in Euro Area economies?

  177. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    12 February, 2013 | Economics Watch®

    In recent years, households in the mature and developing economies have experienced major changes in labor market and demographic trends. How are these trends affecting young workers?

  178. Impact of Financial Regulation on Companies–U.S. and Europe Cover Impact of Financial Regulation on Companies–U.S. and Europe

    08 February, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:25

    Join U.S. and European capital risk/solvency experts in a discussion on how changes in policy will affect multi-national financial firms learning to manage these changes and how actions will impact non-financial companies and their pension funds.

  179. Designing a Global Organization in Turbulent Markets Cover Designing a Global Organization in Turbulent Markets

    07 February, 2013 | Conference KeyNotes | 5:08

    In 2009, Cargill created a new global corporate function to manage transportation and logistics. Hear how they overcame challenges during a time of global market volatility to achieve major milestones and add significant value to the enterprise.

  180. The European Commission Joint Research Center - Europe 2020 Strategy Cover The European Commission Joint Research Center - Europe 2020 Strategy

    07 February, 2013 | Special Webcast | 04:24

    The European Commission’s Joint Research Center Director General, Dominique Ristori, joins us to discuss the latest initiatives within Europe 2020 Strategy "A resource-efficient Europe".

  181. Total Workforce Management Cover Total Workforce Management

    28 January, 2013 | Special Webcast | 03:22

    Companies are making increasing use of contingent workers (CW) ? that is, the non-employees who perform work as temporary staff, independent contractors, or employees of another organization that is delivering a statement of work project plan.

  182. The Future of Renewable Energy & Energy Finance  Cover The Future of Renewable Energy & Energy Finance

    23 January, 2013 | Special Webcast | 1:46

    Energy innovation is essential for any large-scale business to become sustainable in the long-term. We will examine current state and outlook of developments in renewable energy innovation, delivery, and efficiency in mitigating the cost of energy.

  183. Innovation, Productivity & Growth: A Focus on Manufacturing Cover Innovation, Productivity & Growth: A Focus on Manufacturing

    23 January, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:28

    The Productivity and Competitiveness team joins Katy George and James Manyika (McKinsey Global Institute) to discuss some of the insights from MGI’s latest study on Manufacturing the Future: The Next Era of Global Growth and Innovation.

  184. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    17 January, 2013 | Economics Watch®

    2012 was a year of major uncertainty in global markets. In 2013, the only thing most businesses can be certain of is more uncertainty.

  185. Human Capital Watch™: 2013 CEO Challenge Report & Economic Outlook Cover Human Capital Watch™: 2013 CEO Challenge Report & Economic Outlook

    16 January, 2013 | Human Capital Watch | 5:17

    Unlike last year, CEOs are looking inward for solutions to slow economic growth and focusing on people and processes—and less concerned about external factors such as risk and regulation.

  186. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    15 January, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:11

    The weak and volatile nature of global markets brings opportunities as well as risks, particularly in emerging markets.

  187. Europe’s Future Energy Policies and its Impact on Business Cover Europe’s Future Energy Policies and its Impact on Business

    15 January, 2013 | Special Webcast | 09:13

    This webcast is part of The Conference Board Director General Series. A series of briefings with senior officials from the EU Commission. Our guest speaker for the January webcast is Director General for Energy, Philip Lowe.

  188. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    09 January, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 3:12

    What do chief executives consider their greatest challenges and how are they addressing them?

  189. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    08 January, 2013 | Economics Watch® | 10:43

    What do chief executives consider their greatest challenges and how are they addressing them?

  190. Book Discussion: Talent Economics Cover Book Discussion: Talent Economics

    18 December, 2012 | Special Webcast | 03:13

    Gyan Nagpal, author of Talent Economics, discusses how to bring workforce analysis, management practice, and strategy together.

  191. Europe's Future Research & Innovation Policy & Its Impact on Business  Cover Europe's Future Research & Innovation Policy & Its Impact on Business

    18 December, 2012 | Special Webcast | 5:46

    This webcast is part of The Conference Board Director General Series. A series of briefings with senior officials from the EU Commission. Our guest speaker for the 2nd December webcast is Director General for DG Connect, Robert Madelin.

  192. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 December, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 5:30

    How will the new environment for Euro Area banks affect the sovereign debt crisis, investment conditions, and prospects for a sustainable economic recovery in the Euro Area?

  193. Human Capital Watch™: European Labor Market Challenges Cover Human Capital Watch™: European Labor Market Challenges

    12 December, 2012 | Human Capital Watch | 3:08

    What are the major challenges facing European labor markets? How does the current
    crisis impact these challenges, and what are the consequences for HR leaders?

  194. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    11 December, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 4:38

    The webcast offers an in-depth look at cyclical activity around the globe in the context of slowing growth projections for the medium and long term.

  195. Corporate Philanthropy in China Cover Corporate Philanthropy in China

    05 December, 2012 | Special Webcast | 1:38

    Anke Schrader, Researcher, The Conference Board China Center, will share current best practices for corporate philanthropy programs in China and will discuss factors that must be considered in order to implement these programs effectively.

  196. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    14 November, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 2:09

    Recent events related to rescue measures for Greece, as well as uncertainty about the pace of economic and political integration, suggest that the fate of the European economy remains uncertain.

  197. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    13 November, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 3:43

    The U.S. economy has grown slowly in the last few months as a result of both domestic and global headwinds, but what is the outlook for 2013?

  198. The Votes Are In: Now What? Cover The Votes Are In: Now What?

    07 November, 2012 | Special Webcast | 1:05

    Will the November 6 elections fix our ‘broken’ government? Will the U.S. economy drive off the fiscal cliff? What do the post-elections results mean for tax, spending and overall economic policies?

  199. The Labor Market: What’s hot and what’s not Cover The Labor Market: What’s hot and what’s not

    06 November, 2012 | Special Webcast | 2:55

    Jonathan Rothwell from the Brookings Institution and Michael Mandel from Progressive Policy Institute will present on their findings of what's working (and what's not) in the US Labor Market. Where do the real mismatches lie and what are the implications?

  200. Trends in U.S. Consumer Spending Cover Trends in U.S. Consumer Spending

    30 October, 2012 | Special Webcast

    Consumption in the U.S has experienced major changes since the great recession. We will describe these changes and their causes, with a particular focus on the impact of the housing market, and discuss the outlook for consumption in the coming year.

  201. Compliance Challenges in Emerging Markets (China and India) Cover Compliance Challenges in Emerging Markets (China and India)

    29 October, 2012 | Special Webcast

    This Special Webcast will cover the status and direction of compliance in China and India, and look at how the related challenges can be best handled.

  202. Europe's Future Economic Policy and its Impact on Business Cover Europe's Future Economic Policy and its Impact on Business

    23 October, 2012 | Special Webcast | 05:15

    This webcast is part of The Conference Board Director General Series. A series of briefings with senior officials from the EU Commission. Our guest speaker for the October webcast is Director General for Economic and Financial Affairs, Marco Buti.

  203. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    10 October, 2012 | Economics Watch®

    Despite remaining apart from the Euro Area, the U.K. economy maintains close trading relations with nearby continental economies. However, its economic structure and regulatory approach differs from most European economies.

  204. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    09 October, 2012 | Economics Watch®

    Are global imbalances becoming more balanced?

  205. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    12 September, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 1:11

    The fall in house prices and construction activity represents an important barrier to the recovery of Euro Area economic activity.

  206. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    11 September, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 3:03

    The critical sectors currently driving economic activity at the regional level include manufacturing, real estate, agriculture, natural resources, and technology.

  207. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    14 August, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 01:17

    The Chinese economy is slowing more sharply than expected due to the weak external global backdrop and domestic constraints and imbalances.

  208. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View  Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View

    17 July, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 01:43

    As the global economy continues to slow, countries and corporations are under pressure to operate even more efficiently to compensate for slowing revenue with higher productivity and lower cost.

  209. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    10 July, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 2:20

    In terms of exports and imports, the United States has performed weakly relative to other mature economies, but the U.S. emphasis on services may be a bonus for U.S. competitiveness.

  210. Global Economic Policy–What lies ahead? (Part 3) Cover Global Economic Policy–What lies ahead? (Part 3)

    22 June, 2012 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:14

    Recent tumult in the European financial markets raises questions as to what direction policy makers will take in Europe. Will the deterioration of the fiscal crisis force one or more countries to exit the European Union and abandon the Euro?

  211. CEO Challenge - European Focus Cover CEO Challenge - European Focus

    19 June, 2012 | Special Webcast

    Come join this interactive discussion about the most pressing challenges on the minds of CEOs as reflected in The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2012.

  212. Emerging Markets: The Quest for Global Expansion Cover Emerging Markets: The Quest for Global Expansion

    14 June, 2012 | Special Webcast | 02:37

    Rich firms in emerging markets from across the globe are hunting for strategic bargains. What contributors to the always-intensifying complexity of the global business environment are on the minds of CEOs?

  213. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® - European View

    13 June, 2012 | Economics Watch®

    The European financial crisis has forced many of the Euro Area’s most troubled economies to adopt contractionary fiscal policies during a time of deep recessions and high unemployment.

  214. The Conference Board Economics Watch® Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch®

    12 June, 2012 | Economics Watch® | 00:57

    The U.S. economy remains weak, and political consensus in Washington remains elusive

  215. CEO Challenge - Talent Cover CEO Challenge - Talent

    11 June, 2012 | Special Webcast

    In this webcast, our host, Rebecca Ray, and her guests will focus on the top challenge identified in The 2012 CEO Challenge -- Human Capital.

  216. Sustainability: A top concern for CEOs in Asia Cover Sustainability: A top concern for CEOs in Asia

    31 May, 2012 | Special Webcast | 04:07

    CEOs have also recognized that sustainability needs to be incorporated in company values and cascaded down into the ranks. How are they meeting the challenges around quality of life and environmental issues?

  217. Understanding Financial Conditions and Financial Instability Cover Understanding Financial Conditions and Financial Instability

    01 May, 2012 | Special Webcast | 2:50

    This webcast will discuss the relationship between categories of economic and financial indicators and, to the extent that some regularities exist, how their analysis can provide insights for business professionals.

  218. Leading Economic Index®(LEI) Luncheon Briefing Cover Leading Economic Index®(LEI) Luncheon Briefing

    26 January, 2012 | Special Webcast

    Please join us for a complimentary luncheon briefing on The Conference Board’s Leading Economic Index®(LEI): How the recent change in components will help business decision makers better assess future economic and financial conditions.

  219. Human Capital Watch™: 2012 CEO Challenge Report  Cover Human Capital Watch™: 2012 CEO Challenge Report

    18 January, 2012 | Human Capital Watch

    According to respondents to annual survey of chief executives, the race to innovate and the war for talent are just two of the challenges of the current business landscape.

  220. European Labour Market Perspectives Between Gloomy Economic Outlook and Major Transitions in Society Cover European Labour Market Perspectives Between Gloomy Economic Outlook and Major Transitions in Society

    15 December, 2011 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will focus on European labour markets and the impact the current crisis will have on its mid and long term issues. It is the first of a comprehensive series, integral part of NEUJOBS, which is a European Commission funded consortium...

  221. The Downshifting of American Jobs Cover The Downshifting of American Jobs

    15 September, 2011 | Special Webcast

    Learn more about the labor trends across demographic groups, industries and occupations including wage growth of new hires versus “job stayers” and the increase in the average education level of new hires across industries and occupations.

  222. Driving Down Growth? (Asia Time Zones) Cover Driving Down Growth? (Asia Time Zones)

    15 September, 2011 | Special Webcast

    Unique among world leaders, Premier Wen Jiabao has promised to reduce growth over the next 5 year period. Both the reliability of this message and its likely impact are encoded into the Twelfth Five Year plan (“12-5”), ratified on March 5th by the NPC.

  223. U.S. Jobs and the Future of Work Cover U.S. Jobs and the Future of Work

    14 June, 2011 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will examine new research on the future of US jobs including the challenges for job creation over the next 10 years, the changing nature of work, and the types of policies that will be needed to reach full employment.

  224. Green Jobs: What are They?  Where are They? Cover Green Jobs: What are They? Where are They?

    03 March, 2011 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will address: Green jobs: Saving energy and creating energy, the state of green jobs across the nation, and retooling workers for green jobs; what do we need to do?

  225. American Workers Delaying Retirement: How Many, Who, Where and Why? Why Should Business be Concerned Cover American Workers Delaying Retirement: How Many, Who, Where and Why? Why Should Business be Concerned

    04 November, 2010 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will discuss:existing knowledge on trends in retirement age over time and the impact of the financial crisis on retirement, as well as results of an exclusive Conference Board survey.

  226. The Changing Productivity Story: Trends in Productivity, Employment, and Growth Cover The Changing Productivity Story: Trends in Productivity, Employment, and Growth

    25 March, 2010 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will discuss the differences in productivity as we emerge from the recession.

  227. Positioning for Growth in Better Economic Times Cover Positioning for Growth in Better Economic Times

    30 June, 2009 | Special Webcast

    This webcast will help Human Resource Executives better understand the human capital drivers of successful restructuring and key considerations throughout the phases of restructuring.

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