Upcoming Events

Keep up-to-date on key director issues. Our webinars offer you a time-efficient and cost-effective way to refine your knowledge, with the convenience of being accessible from anywhere, and the ability to participate in real-time. An experienced facilitator will guide you through the essentials and leave you with the skills and insights that can be immediately applied. Discounts are available for purchases of three or more single webinars in one transaction (*see FAQs)

If you miss a live webinar you will automatically get access to the recording to watch at your convenience.

Tue, 21 August 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (AEST)

Board Committees: Part 2
In-depth look at different types of committees

This webinar will explore board committees in detail. Focusing on new committees to meet a business's future needs as well as a few common committees. Looking at their role, regulations and purpose, objectives and charter
Wed, 5 September 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEST)

Not-for-profit 2018 Governance Study Results Update

Save the date - This webinar will examine critical issues facing Australia's not-for-profit (NFP) sector uncovered by this year's NFP survey. Complimentary webinar for members.
Tue, 18 September 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEST)

The Board's Role in Cyber Risk Oversight

Cyber security is a whole of organisation risk issue. Do you know the right questions to ask to be sure you are mitigating all exposures? Join this webinar to understand your duties and ensure you are fostering a cyber culture from within and outside of your organisation.
Tue, 25 September 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEST)

First among equals - The role of the chair

This webinar will cover the chair's responsibilities underlining the balancing act that is required between leadership and collegiality. It will also highlight the importance of this position in the organisation's quest for good governance and sustainability.
Tue, 2 October 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEST)

Board Committees: Part 3
Performance for excellence

This webinar series will explore board committees in detail. Starting from the foundations of when and why to set up, to focusing on a few common committees, and lastly evaluating ways to achieve a high performing committee.
Tue, 9 October 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEDT)

Governance for boards in the aged care sector

This session explores good governance for protecting vulnerable people in the aged care sector. This webinar considers duty of care as well as the different forms of elder abuse and steps a board should take to deliver on community expectations for protecting older people.
Thu, 18 October 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEDT)

Raising standards, not eyebrows: Why ethics in governance is more important than ever

Boards need to be able to 'sniff the smoke' before they see the fire. Using an ethics lens, this session will draw on lessons learnt from a range of public sector inquiries to understand how bringing ethics into the centre of governance decision-making strengthens and protects business.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEDT)

Using data for insights, innovation and business optimisation

Data is too important to be left to the data department. Data and AI are now the new driver of enterprise valuations, risk mitigation and innovation. Understand how you can optimise your organisation through data analytics.
Wed, 31 October 2018, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (AEDT)

School Board Update - Governing to protect children

Designed specifically for school board directors and those who report to school boards, this session explores good governance for protecting children. This session draws on the findings and recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse as well as challenges such as social media and bullying
Wed, 7 November 2018, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (AEDT)

The Essential Director Update 2018

The Essential Director Update is our largest complimentary event for members. It is your annual update which informs you on the ever-changing governance, regulatory and legislative environments that affect your director duties and responsibilities.
Wed, 21 November 2018, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEDT)

Mergers for NFPs in the face of NDIS disruption

Almost two thirds of directors of disability organisations stated that they had discussed the possibility of a merger in the past 12 months. This webinar will take you through key factors boards are facing due to a fundamental change of their business models.