Workshop on Understanding the Role and Responsibilities of the Board, its Chair and Directors
This one-day workshop on Understanding the Role and Responsibilities of the Board, its Chair and Directors will be presented by John Smyth, Chartered Director.
What do I gain from this workshop?
- A better understanding of the role and duties of directors
- Increased knowledge of current regulatory and governance issues
- Increased awareness of issues around directors’ liability
Booking and Cancellation Policy
Early bird rates are available for this workshop if booked and paid for, by 4:00pm on Friday, 16th August 2019.
- IoD members - €350 ex VAT
- Non-members - €410 ex VAT
After this period, this workshop will cost:
- IoD members - €425 ex VAT
- Non-members - €485 ex VAT
Places can only be confirmed on receipt of full payment. Cancellations will be accepted if received in writing by Wednesday, 4th September 2019. However, there will be a 50% cancellation charge. All fees are forfeited thereafter. Workshop fees are also non-transferrable.
IoD workshops may be eligible for CPD, including Chartered Director CPD. Please check with your relevant professional body. IoD workshops are admissible as part of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) CPD scheme and would count towards “Active” learning. Workshops may also be eligible for CPD with Chartered Accountants Ireland, the Law Society of Ireland, the Institute of Banking, the Insurance Institute of Ireland, and the Life Insurance Association. Please check with your relevant professional body or call 01 411 0010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
|John Smyth , Chartered Director|
|09:00 - 16:30|
|€350 ex VAT IoD members / €410 ex VAT non-members|
|Irish Management Institute, Sandyford Road, Sandyford, Dublin 16|
John Smyth is a corporate governance specialist and a former President of the Institute of Directors, as well as a Chartered Director. He has delivered quality director training courses for companies in Ireland and overseas. Using his broad experience, he has added value to companies through constructive critical contributions at board and committee meetings.
From 1992 to 2000 he was Group Chief Executive with First National Building Society/First Active plc. He is an independent board member of various organisations including IPB Insurance, Ostia Software Solutions and Department of Education, Northern Ireland where he is Chairman of the Audit Committee. John is also a member of the advisory board of Risk Management International.