Knowledge Center: Event
22nd Annual Stanford Directors’ CollegeJune 21, 2016
Heidrick & Struggles is sponsoring the 22nd Annual Stanford Directors’ College, June 19-21 in conjunction with the Stanford Law School. John Thompson, vice chairman of the CEO and Board Practice will be moderating the panel on “CEO and Board Psychology.” Bonnie Gwin, vice chairman and co-managing partner of the firm’s global CEO and Board Practice will be participating in the panel, “Building a Better Board: Composition, Evaluation, and Refreshment” and Ted Dysart, vice chairman of the CEO and Board Practice will join the panel, “Compensation Strategy: Paying CEOs and Boards.”
Directors’ College is the nation’s premier executive education program for directors and senior executives of publicly traded firms. The program addresses a broad range of problems that confront modern boards, including the board’s role in setting business strategy, CEO succession, techniques for controlling legal liability, challenges posed by activist investors, boardroom dynamics, and contemporary challenges including the state of the macro economy and emerging cyber security threats.
In its twenty-second year, Directors’ College brings together leading CEOs, directors, regulators, jurists, and scholars for a rigorous and balanced examination of corporate governance, strategy, and compliance. Learn more about the program.