2018 Conference Schedule

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Morning Sessions

General Board Governance

Date: 12/06/2018 8:15-11:45 a.m.
History: Updated
Experience: All (All levels of experience)
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Applicable Audience: Board Member
CEO/Executive Director
CFO/Finance Director
HS/EHS Director/Manager
HS/EHS Program Staff
Tracks: Performance Improvement Track; Finance, Accounting, and Tax Track
Type: Full
Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
CPE Credits: 3.5
Denes Tobie
Learning Objectives:
1. Build awareness of overall board roles and responsibilities.
2. Discuss board responsibilities related to risk management.
3. Explore how to create a “tone at the top.”
Session Description:
This session is designed for all types of boards. It will cover the following topics:

- Management’s expectations
- Conflicts of interest
- Rights
- Responsibilities
- Board and internal controls
- Risk management
- Board evaluation

It will also include an exercise to test your level of understanding.