On 20th October, NEDonBoard co-hosted an event with TechManchester to discuss the value of boards in times of change. The conversation touched upon a number of business transformation topics such as growth, merger and acquisition, the COVID-19 pandemic, digital transformation, disruption and innovation. NEDonBoard thanks the panelists that shared their insights and experiences: Dianne…Details
Responding to cyber incidents, a NEDonBoard event, in partnership with the National Cyber Security Center and with the participation of Dr Budgie Dhanda, Co-Chair at UK Cyber Security Council Formation Project. Held on 29th September 2020. The event was the second of a series of four 2020 Cyber Security themed events for board members, co-hosted…Details
As part of the NEDonBoard Diversity & Inclusion series for board members, NEDonBoard hosted a virtual event in partnership with the Department for Education to: promote public appointments with the NEDonBoard community of board professionals and non-executive directors; highlight diversity initiatives in place to increase the representation of under-represented professionals on the board of public…Details
As part of the NEDonBoard Crisis Management series for board members, NEDonBoard hosted a virtual discussion for the NED community on Crisis Management and Lessons Learned on 11th August 2020. The event featured an interview of Sir Win Bischoff who discussed notably the key attributes of non-executive directors and board members in times of crisis…Details
2020 has been unprecedented year so far as organisations have had to adapt to social distancing and support new ways of working. The COVID-19 outbreak has dramatically increased home working, video conferencing and online operations, increasing the risk of Cyber attacks and has accelerated the digital transformation.Details
Culture, Diversity and Inclusion has been a key theme for NEDonBoard throughout 2020.
Here, we share an overview of some important issues and best practices identified for board members in relation to Culture, Diversity and Inclusion following a series of meetings and events with the board community.
On 16th June 2020, NEDonBoard hosted an online Crisis Management and Business Continuity Planning workshop for NEDs. An overview, presentation slides and BCP interview are available here.Details
As part of a series of events on Diversity & Inclusion, NEDonBoard hosted a “Diversity in Risk Thinking” virtual event on 19th May, in partnership with the Risk Coalition.
For NEDonBoard members unable to attend, we are pleased to share with you an overview of insights discussed, as well as a recording of the presentations.