Governance Watch: Highlights from the 2021 Proxy Season — and How to Prepare for the Challenges Ahead

Sign up now for our webcast with thought leaders from Bank of America and Cleary Gottlieb to gain cutting-edge insights you won’t get anywhere else on the recent proxy season, shareholder engagement, SEC regulations, and the board’s evolving role in ESG.

Join this webcast to learn about:

  • What we learned from the recent proxy season on shareholder proposals on climate change; diversity, equity & inclusion; and political lobbying and contributions – and what that portends for the future.
  • Strategies for dealing shareholder proposals, including whether, when and how companies should support a shareholder proposal.
  • How the “G” in ESG is evolving, and what to expect on director elections and say-on-pay votes.
  • What to look and listen for in your offseason engagement with institutional investors.
  • The changing composition and dynamics of companies’ retail base, and what it means for your future annual meetings.

Who Should Attend: Current and prospective board members of public and private companies; CEOs and other C-suite executives; general counsel; corporate secretaries; corporate attorneys; investors; and IR, sustainability, citizenship, human capital, communications, and corporate governance professionals.

Watch Full Recording
Paul Washington Francesca L. Odell Helena K. Grannis Gale Chang
Governance Watch: Highlights from the 2021 Proxy Season — and How to Prepare for the Challenges Ahead
The Conference Board uses cookies to improve our website, enhance your experience, and deliver relevant messages and offers about our products. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this site is provided in our cookie policy. For more information on how The Conference Board collects and uses personal data, please visit our privacy policy. By continuing to use this Site or by clicking "OK", you consent to the use of cookies. 

Governance Watch: Highlights from the 2021 Proxy Season — and How to Prepare for the Challenges Ahead

JULY 26, 2021

Sign up now for our webcast with thought leaders from Bank of America and Cleary Gottlieb to gain cutting-edge insights you won’t get anywhere else on the recent proxy season, shareholder engagement, SEC regulations, and the board’s evolving role in ESG.

Join this webcast to learn about:

  • What we learned from the recent proxy season on shareholder proposals on climate change; diversity, equity & inclusion; and political lobbying and contributions – and what that portends for the future.
  • Strategies for dealing shareholder proposals, including whether, when and how companies should support a shareholder proposal.
  • How the “G” in ESG is evolving, and what to expect on director elections and say-on-pay votes.
  • What to look and listen for in your offseason engagement with institutional investors.
  • The changing composition and dynamics of companies’ retail base, and what it means for your future annual meetings.

Who Should Attend: Current and prospective board members of public and private companies; CEOs and other C-suite executives; general counsel; corporate secretaries; corporate attorneys; investors; and IR, sustainability, citizenship, human capital, communications, and corporate governance professionals.

Speakers

On Demand Materials

Governance Watch

Governance Watch offers summaries and concise perspectives on issues affecting corporate democracy, shareholder communications, and relationships, fiduciary obligations of directors, disclosure, compensation, and insider trading.

Upcoming Webcasts

On-Demand Webcasts

This On-Demand Webcast is Complimentary.

WATCH NOW
hubCircleImage