Events

Subsidiary Governance Summit

Date: 25th October 2019

Location: America Square, Conference Centre, London

Subsidiary Governance Summit

This year’s Subsidiary Governance Summit will explore the increasingly complex demands being placed on entities operating parent and subsidiaries, and the reputational and financial risks subsidiaries can bring.

Join us to hear from our experts on what they will consider to make an effective subsidiary governance model and how to define responsibilities between parent and subsidiaries. We will also explore and identify the key risks and how those can be managed through a strong subsidiary governance framework.

Speakers include:

  • Lynton Boardman, Group General Counsel/Company Secretary, TT electronics plc
  • Philippa Foster Back CBE FCIS, Director, Institute of Business Ethics
  • Liz Campbell, Corporate Governance Specialist, LyondellBasell Industries
  • Ellie Klonarides, Deputy Company Secretary, Anglo American

Visit the webpage to view the programme and speaker line-up.

Data Governance Summit

Date: 11th November 2019

Location: America Square, Conference Centre, London

Data Governance Summit

The Data Governance Summit will look at the emerging digital economy, and the increasing recognition of the economic and transformative value that data and data analytics hold.

Join us to discover how your organisation can make that shift and recognise the strategic advantage of your data holdings. We will also look at the vital role data can play in facilitating better decision-making at board level; and the challenge of learning to ‘talk digital’ at all levels of the organisation.

Speakers include:

  • Ghela Boskovich, Head of Fintech and Regtech Partnerships, Rainmaking Innovation
  • Miranda Craig FCIS, Secretariat, Independent Review into the Quality and Effectiveness of Audit
  • Richard Johnston, Company Secretary, Benenden
  • Elena Mariotti, Partner, IBM
  • Isabella de Michelis, CEO and Founder, Earnieapp

Visit the webpage to view the programme and speaker line-up.

HKICS Double Anniversary Cocktail Reception 2019

Date: 11th November 2019

Save the date, details to follow.

ICSA Awards 2019

Date: 27th November 2019

Location: London Hilton on Park Lane

ICSA Awards 2019

The ICSA Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in governance and annual reporting, rewarding the work and achievements of companies, teams and individuals from across the governance profession. The Awards ceremony is the largest event of its kind and attracts more than 700 company secretaries and governance professionals.

This year’s Awards have 18 categories in total, seven of which are open for nomination. If you know of an outstanding individual or a team that you think should be rewarded for their excellent performance and hard work, nominate them for the 2019 Awards.

Nominations are free and will close on Wednesday 25 September. Those who are shortlisted will receive a complimentary ticket for the black tie ceremony at the Hilton on Park Lane on Wednesday 27 November.

Visit the Awards website to view the categories and book your table to join the night of celebration.

Governance Professionals Information Session

Date: 27th November 2019

Time: 7pm - 8.30pm (Registration starts at 6.45pm)

Location: SWCS Corporate Services Group (Hong Kong) Limited, 40th Floor, Sunlight Tower, No. 248 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Chartered Secretaries and Chartered Governance Professionals are sought-after in Hong Kong as the city is an international financial hub operating in a regulated business environment. These professions not only offer promising prospects but also brings satisfaction to people who aspire to pursue a highly-regarded and widely-recognised career as company secretary, governance, risk and compliance managers and the like. The Institute organises Governance Professionals Information Session to introduce the dual qualifications for talents interested to join us. The next Information Session will be held on Wednesday, 27 November, 2019.

Members, graduates and students are encouraged to forward the above information session details to their friends or contacts who are interested to join the professions.

For registration, please click HERE. Please contact Mr Mike Mak at email: student@hkics.org.hk or Tel: 2881 6177 for further enquiries.