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Building & Managing Boards

Brussels - Belgium
5 - 6 May 2020
Add to calendar 2020-05-05 10:30 2020-05-06 14:45 Europe/Brussels Building & Managing Boards A discussion of best practice for building and managing boards of directors at portfolio companies, including an overview of the board’s legal responsibilities.
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Overview

What is it?

This training course will look into the legal, relational and practical issues that investment professionals face when they sit on a board of directors. The course will include subjects such as structure and role of a board, legal aspects and liabilities, processes, interpersonal relationships… It will focus on practical implications therefore, several cases and practical exercise are included in the programme.  

In order to enhance interactions we will only accept a limited number of participant.  

Why should you attend?

This intensive course focuses on best practices and operational aspects, and aims to provide the answers to very practical questions and issues as well as improve your day-to-day operations. The limited group size allows participants to raise questions and discuss issues with peers and specialists. It also provides a unique networking opportunity with peers from all over Europe.  

Who should attend?

Investment managers who sit or are about to sit on a board of directors.

Practical information
Venue

TBC Brussels

 

Programme

TUESDAY 5 MAY 2020

10.30 - 11.00 Welcome Coffee and Registrations

11.00 - 11.30 Introduction

11.30 - 13.30 Legal Aspects: regulations and liabilities - European perspective

13.30 - 14.30 Lunch

14.30 - 16.30 Role of the board and key individuals: case study

16.30 - 17.00 Coffee Break

17.00 - 18.00 Role of the board and key individuals

19.30 - 22.30 Dinner


WEDNESDAY 6 MAY 2020

08.30 - 10.00 Board processes and performance

10.00 – 10.15 Coffee Break

10.15 – 12.15 Case study on conflict resolution

12.15 – 13.15 Lunch

13.15 – 14.15 Power and influence and managing cultural differences

14.15 -14.45 Q&A, Wrap-up and Conclusion

Speakers

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Accommodation

TBC Brussels

 

Fees, method of payment and cancellation

Course Fee (excluding accommodation):

Invest Europe Members: €1450

Non-members: €2065

* 21% VAT will be added to the above prices

The above prices also include all material relating to the Building & Managing Boards training as well as coffee breaks, lunches and dinners for the duration of the course. Hotel accommodation is not included in the course fee.


Payment:

Participants are requested to pay by cheque, banker´s draft, bank transfer or credit card in EURO as shown on the Application Form. Applications sent after 5 April 2020 should be paid by credit card.

Bank transfers: should be made net of bank charges and commission to the following bank: ING Avenue Marnix 24, B-1000 Brussels

International bank transfer account number: IBAN BE33 3300 5785 0046 SWIFT/BIC: BBRUBE BB

Domestic bank transfer account number: 330-0578500-46

A copy of the bank transfer should be sent together with the application form. To avoid any confusion, participants are requested to indicate clearly their names and addresses on transfer orders and cheques. Confirmation of registration for fees and practical information will be sent after receipt of the application form and payment. For late registrations (see above), we require payment via a credit card.


Cancellation:

Cancellations can only be accepted if received (in writing) by 5 April 2020. Fees (less 20% administrative charges) will then be refunded. After this date, delegates will be liable for the full fee.

In case of cancellation, a substitution between members of the same company is still possible at any time.

Language

The working language of the course will be English.

Registration

To register for the Building & Managing Boards training the candidate should submit the registration form and proof of payment. Invest Europe maintains the right to refuse the registration if it is not accompanied by all the supporting documents.

Due to the high demand for Invest Europe Training courses, priority is given to Invest Europe members. Registrations will be handled on a first-come first-served basis.

Any registration received after 5 April 2020 should mention a credit card number for the payment of course fees.

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