Board leadership center - Co-sponsored events
Board leadership center - Co-sponsored events

Board Leadership Center: Co-sponsored events

KPMG Board Leadership Center cosponsored forums with NACD, WCD, Skytop Strategies, Quorum, and other leaders in corporate governance.

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Upcoming events

National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)


June 6 | Online

Join NACD and KPMG’s Board Leadership Center for a one-hour webinar focused on the lead director’s role in facilitating quality boardroom discussions on strategy, from setting expectations and planning the setup to building boardroom consensus on strategic direction and helping the company envision the future.

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Master Class

June 20–21, 2019  | Chicago, IL

This foundation course for experienced lead directors, board and committee chairs features peer-to-peer discussion, fireside chats, and interactive simulations.

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WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD)

KPMG’s work with the WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD) Foundation reflects our commitment to board diversity, builds on our long-standing relationship with WCD, and provides a distinct platform for learning from the intellectual capital of accomplished women from around the world.

WCD Global Institute

May 19–22 | Palo Alto, CA

This annual event will include WCD's Family Business Institute, breakout sessions, panel discussions, and networking opportunities.

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Prior co-sponsored events


2018 Ascend National Convention

August 20–22 | San Francisco, CA

During Ascend’s annual convention for Pan-Asian business leaders and professionals, KPMG leaders will present on key business topics and the Board Leadership Center will lead an invitation-only event for senior executives and board members.


Council of Institutional Investors (CII)

Fall 2018 Conference

October 23-25 | New York, NY

On October 24, the Board Leadership Center will co-sponsor a panel discussion for CII members on Addressing Portfolio ESG Risk through Active Stewardship.


Hispanics in Technology


Hispanics in Technology (HITEC) is accepting applications for Board Fit. The program, presented by KPMG, is designed for HITEC senior technology executives seeking to enhance their understanding of the boardroom with an interest in positioning themselves as candidates for a board seat. Applications are due by October 19, 2018.

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Quorum Out-Leadership

Rethinking Corporate Governance: Out Leadership's LGBT+ Board Diversity Guidelines

Sept. 13 | Chicago, IL

Join the KPMG Board Leadership Center, senior leaders from Quorum, and others for a conversation around strategies for promoting LGBT+ inclusion at the corporate board level. 


National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)

From Battlefield to Boardroom

February 20–22 | Washington, DC

Join KPMG at NACD’s board development program designed to prepare retired and soon-to-retire military flag and general officers for boardroom service. Topics range from boardroom basics to more complex issues of strategy, oversight and stakeholder management.