CSA Corporate Governance Forum 2013: Stakeholder Engagement Today

Event Date: 
24 May 2013
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Mounts Bay Road

This year’s Forum will examine the many facets of stakeholder engagement in today’s complex business environment and help you communicate simpler, faster, smarter.

This event has been created and designed to meet your needs;
- 20 high profile speakers across 10 topics - view speaker biographies
- More panel sessions, dual presentations and time for Q&A
- Highly practical information with more take-home advise
- Longer breaks with interactive activities to help you network with your peers
- A comfortable sit-down lunch with extended time for networking drinks
- Door prizes, quiz questions and other treats to be won

Why you should attend: This must attend event will equip you with practical tips and solutions for overcoming your day-to-day challenges and provide strategies to help you better engage with key stakeholders while interacting with some of Australia’s leading company secretaries, governance practitioners and experts in the field.

Who should attend: Company Secretaries, CFOs, CEOs, Directors, Risk Managers, Legal and Compliance Officers, Corporate Advisors, Assistant Company Secretaries, Investor Relations, General Managers, Managing Directors, Chairman and governance practitioners.

Snapshot of the program:

Economic Update - Tough Market Conditionswith John Nicolaou, Chief Officer, Member Services & Advocacy / Chief Economist, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Western Australia
Political landscape 2013 with Peter Kennedy, Political Commentator
Corporations Law and Listing Rules Update
Julie Athanasoff, Partner, Corporate Advisory, Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers
Sarah Turner, Partner, Corporate Advisory, Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers
Corporate governance and financial regulation- HSBC and LIBOR scandal with Professor Justin O’Brien, Director, Centre of Law, Markets and Regulation, Faculty of Law, The University of New South Wales
Ingredients for strong GRC in Australasia with Caron Cobarg-Sugars FCSA, Director, Risk and Advisory Services, KPMG
The AGM and shareholder engagement
Jim Farrer, General Manager - WA, Computershare Investor Services
Ian Gregory FCSA, Company Secretary, The Company Secretariat
Denise McCormish, Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee
Andrew Thain, Director, Global Proxy Solicitation
Tony Walsh FCSA, Company Secretary, Atlas Iron Ltd
Changes in Capital Raising with Ben Bucknell, Chief Executive Officer, On-Market BookBuilds Pty Ltd
Engaging with the Regulators œ different perspectives
Bruce Dodd, Regional Commissioner, ASIC
James Rowe, Manager, Issuers, ASX
Sue Wilson FCSA, Former Company Secretary, Bankwest
Corporate governance œ practical tips and challenges ahead
Darryl Edwards FCSA, Company Secretary, RCR Tomlinson Ltd
Mathew Foy ACSA, Company Secretary, Minerva Corporate Pty Ltd
David Woolfe FCSA, General Manager Legal & Risk, CBH Ltd
Leigh Warnick, Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Emerging Issues and breaking news with Judith Fox FCSA, Director, Policy, Chartered Secretaries Australia
Lunchtime presentation: Stakeholder Engagement: simpler, faster, smarter with Tenille Bentley, Managing Director, Socialite Media
Chair: Tim Sheehy FCSA, Chief Executive, Chartered Secretaries Australia

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