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National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)

Global Board Leaders' Summit 2020
October 10-13, 2020

Global Board Leaders’ Summit 2019
Panel Discussion on Engagement with C-Suite and the Board: Success and Succession
Saturday, September 21, 2019

Geneen Institute/International Corporate Governance Society Conferences

5th annual International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS) Conference

October 11-13, 2019
Corporate Governance in Changing Institutional Environments
Essex Business School, University of Essex, Colchester UK
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4th annual International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS) Conference

October 13th and 14th, 2018
Navigating Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets
Place: Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Conference website

3rd annual International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS) Conference

September 2 and 3, 2017
Corporate power and corporate governance: Balancing value creation with stakeholder accountability
Place: Luiss Business School Rome
Conference website

2nd annual International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS) Conference

October 1 and 2, 2016
Taking Stock of Corporate Governance: Where we are and where we are going
Place: Bentley University
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Inaugural International Corporate Governance Society (ICGS) Conference

September 18-19, 2015
Restoring Trust in Business through Corporate Governance
Place: Copenhagen Business School
Conference website

Geneen Institute Speaker Series

September 30, 2019: Rick Miller, author of Be Chief. The Wall Street Journal wants to help firms hire a Future Chief. Bentley’s Geneen Institute of Corporate Governance, Bentley Career Services, and Rick Miller (‘80) want YOU to BE a Chief that companies want to hire, even before the first interview. Rick Miller shows you how. 

September 25, 2018: Fall event for the Eastern New England Chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance
The Harold S. Geneen Institute of Corporate Governance at Bentley University and the Eastern New England Chapter of the Society for Corporate Governance co-hosted a breakfast panel discussion on ESG, with a focus on board-level considerations

August 13, 2018Duff McDonald, author of The Golden Passport: Harvard Business School, the Limits of Capitalism, and the Moral Failure of the MBA Elite
Keynote speaker, SIM Business Meeting, Chicago, IL

November 15, 2017: 2020 Women on Boards. An evening aimed at building awareness on the importance of board diversity and urging companies to increase the percentage of women on corporate boards.

March 24, 2017: Full day academic and practitioner workshop held at the Fundacion de Estudios Bursatiles y Financieros (FEBF), Valencia, Spain
Topic: Problems and Opportunities in International Corporate Governance

October 13, 2016: Andrea Falcone, Managing Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Cynthia Clark, Associate Professor, Bentley University
Topic: Authentic Governance
Presented in conjunction with the Boston Regional Business Ethics Network (BRBEN) and PwC.

April 13, 2016: Jonathan Haidt, Professor at NYU-Stern and CEO of Ethical Systems.
Topic: Ethics in a Capitalist System

November 19, 2015: David Suetens, Executive Vice President and International Risk Officer, State Street Corporation.
Topic: Sustainability in Financial Services

April 5, 2011: The Geneen Institute hosted a conversation with Geneen Fellows Kip Holderness and Michele Jurgens who presented their research in progress, related to the Geneen Institute summer research partnership.

October 1, 2011: Cary Krosinsky, vice president of Trucost,
Topic: Sustainability as a positive driver of value for corporations.

February 24, 2010: Dr. Jana Hranaiova, chief deputy economist at the Office of Research and Analysis at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). 
Topic: the impact of inspections on client turnover in small companies. 

Geneen Institute Next Generation Doctoral Workshop

September 30, 2016
Focus: Corporate Governance
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May 19, 2014
Focus: Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Issues
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May 20 to 25, 2013
Focus: Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Issues
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May 20 to 23, 2012
Through the Next Generation ESG Workshop, three competitively selected PhD students joined three internationally recognized experts on the Bentley University campus to work on ESG issues. The program included one-on-one scholarly training for selected PhD students and participation in "Teaching Business Ethics" workshops. 
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May 23, 2011
The Geneen Institute hosted Bentley's third Next Generation ESG Workshop for PhD students, at EuroMed Management School in Marseilles, France. 

May 17 to 19, 2010 
The Geneen Institute hosted Bentley's second Next Generation ESG Workshop for PhD students.Faculty experts included Jorge RiveraDuane Windsor and Robert Hoskisson.

May 18 to 19, 2009
Bentley held its first Next Generation ESG Workshop for PhD students with a focus on environmental, social, and governance issues (ESG). The three-day program brought together promising young doctoral researchers with leading ESG experts Lori RyanDuane Windsor.