The Conference Board’s programs and activities in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are designed to help senior decision makers in both Multi-national and local companies navigate the complex, dynamic economic and business climate in their respective countries and internationally. Programs include high level peer exchanges within our Councils, dialogue with in-house experts through live webcasts, economic research and business analysis. In support of our members in South Asia and around the world, The Conference Board brings its global perspective and expertise in such areas as economic and business cycle analysis, innovation, corporate governance, sustainability, human resources, and organizational capability to the unique South Asian business environment.

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Peer Networks

Global Diversity & Inclusion Executives Council
Executives engage in strategic discussions on issues and challenges currently facing Chief Diversity Officers. Members value the expert speakers, benchmarking opportunities, and ability to shape best and next practices in diversity.

Global Investor Relations Executives Council
Senior investor relations officers of large-capitalization companies in both Europe and the United States share best practices in a confidential and member-driven forum. Members value the intimate and candid conversations that develop in the meetings.

Global Business Services Council
The Global Business Services Council is one of the first communities focused on serving the specific needs of the senior-most leaders in the US working across business functions on a global basis.

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Publications

Trading Up: With Global Growth Finally on the Rise, Is the Trade Recovery Sustainable?

This report, which introduces a new global value chain dataset tool, examines whether the trade recovery is sustainable and why reevaluating global operations strategy using current data is so critical.

(Key Business Issues, February 2018)

The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

The global growth outlook keeps strengthening, but growth momentum differs significantly across emerging countries.

(Economics Watch Reports, February 2018)

China Center Research Brief: CFIUS Reform Set to Disrupt Business as Usual for MNCs in China

The reform and empowerment of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has the potential to dramatically disrupt many traditional partnership approaches MNCs have been using in China for many years – including co-investment arrangements that have become popular recently.

(China Center Publications, February 2018)

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Webcasts

Conscious Leadership Part I
March 06, 2018 03:00 PM CET [15:00] (Brussels), 09:00 AM ET [09:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

Join this three-part series as Gina Hayden, author and co-founder of The Global Center for Conscious Leadership, takes us through the concept of conscious leadership. Part 1 will focus on how you can set about developing conscious leaders within your organization. HRCI, SHRM, and CPE credit available

Economics Watch
March 14, 2018 11:00 AM ET [11:00] (New York), 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]

The struggle to attract talent is only going to get fiercer as a strong global economy combined with aging populations in mature markets and China will help today's tight labor market become a new normal. Learn more about current labor market conditions in the US, Europe, and other mature economies and strategies for operating in tighter labor markets. CPE credit available

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