Leading into the future


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Leading into the future

Virtual Directors Roundtable

A board lens on resilience, recovery, and the new reality


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The KPMG Board Leadership Center Directors Roundtable will focus on the outlook for the global economy, business, and the future of work in a world being reshaped by COVID-19.

Ian Bremmer, Founder and President of Eurasia Group and GZERO Media, and Constance Hunter, KPMG Chief Economist, will discuss the economic and geopolitical factors driving business and boardroom discussions as companies mobilize toward resilience and recovery vital to long-term performance.

Ian Bremmer

Ian Bremmer

Founder and President, Eurasia Group and GZERO Media

Constance L  Hunter

Constance L Hunter

Chief Economist, KPMG US

+1 212-954-3396

The Atlantic will produce a segment on how COVID-19 will change the workplace as we know it. Through interviews with business leaders and economic experts, they will explore how corporations are balancing short-term needs with long-term goals, and how corporate social responsibility initiatives—sustainability, diversity and inclusion, philanthropy, and social justice—are faring, now that the world faces unprecedented circumstances.

During the event, you can send questions to the speakers via the webcast text chat feature.  

Continuing professional education

This program qualifies for continuing professional education (CPE) credits, although state boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credits. For purposes of CPE credits, this course is classified as an update on key challenges and leading practices for board directors and audit committee members and may be eligible for up to one and a half credits. For questions regarding CPE credits for this program, please contact us at us-kpmgmktblc@kpmg.com.

Additionally, this program is eligible for NACD collaborative credits good toward Fellowship with NACD. For questions regarding these credits or the Fellowships, please contact NACD at Fellowships@NACDonline.org. There are no prerequisites, and there is no advance preparation required for these events.

Program description/overview

KPMG Board Leadership Center’s inaugural virtual Directors Roundtable focused on the outlook for the global economy, business, and the future of work in a world being reshaped by COVID-19.

Learning objectives: 

Discuss the economic and geopolitical factors shaping the global business landscape; discusss how companies are responding to COVID-19 in the near-term while preparing for the long-term, including: what the future of work will look like and the lasting legacy COVID-19 will have on how companies conduct business.

Estimated CPE credits: This program is worth approximately 1.5 CPE credits.

Target audience: All board members, c-suite executives, and business leaders.

Program level: Intermediate

Advanced preparation & prerequisites: There are no prerequisite or advanced preparation requirements for this course.

Instructional delivery method: This will be a Virtual Classroom (instructor-led) training.


KPMG is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final Authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addresses to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. www.nasba.org

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