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Please note this workshop is now booked out. However, a cancellation list is now in operation. If you wish to be put on the cancellation list, please contact the IoD Training Team on email@example.com or phone +353 1 411 0010.
This 'Chairing Boards and Committees' workshop fits under the Governance Framework Dimension of the IoD Ireland Continuing Professional Development Framework for Directors. It is eligible for 2.5 hours of Chartered Director CPD. This session may also be eligible for other professional body CPD, please check with your relevant professional body. The workshop will be led by Marie Collins, Chartered Director and will be held online.
The chair has a critical influence on a board or committee’s performance and culture. Whether you are newly appointed or looking to improve your performance with a fresh perspective, this practical workshop will equip you with the essential knowledge and skillset to fulfil your role with confidence and success.
What People Say About This Workshop
“The IoD workshop on Chairing Boards and Committees is an extremely useful guide to the practical, organisational and functional roles of a Chair in leading a variety of Boards, and deals effectively with the challenges posed to a Chair when dealing with several types of stakeholder and participant. Highly recommended.”
David Kerr CDir, Bonkers Money Ltd
“The workshop Chairing Boards and Committees provided by Marie Collins CDir was extensive in content and advice for a short learning program. The group interaction was very informative also. I would highly recommend for anyone who is a Board/Committee Chairperson or Board member or considering moving in this direction. It is also a great learning experience for those who have completed the IoD Chartered Director Programme.”
Anne Fleck-Byrne CDir
“As an Independent Non-Executive Director who aspires to being a Chair one day, I found this workshop really helpful in understanding what the role entails and how to prepare to become ready.”
“The workshop was insightful and practical. Many of the areas discussed, examples and tips given resonated with me and reflected my experience of boardrooms and committees. Marie is an excellent coach and really brings people into the room. I enjoyed the session.”
“The workshop was first class. It was delivered expertly by a very experienced Chair who provided real life examples and insights.”
“Conversational style that enable sharing of real life practice, allowing critical examination of real world v's best practice aspirations.”
“Highly informative, delivered professionally with great quality materials.”
By attending this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills to:
Workshop material is prepared by the presenter and produced by the IoD wholly and exclusively for use by workshop participants. Please note that workshop material will be provided in soft copy to all participants.
Marie Collins is a Chartered Director (CDir), a course leader on the Governance and Diploma Programme aspect of the Chartered Director Programme and is an Assessor on the IoD's Board Evaluation service.
Marie is a Chair of Home Building Finance Ireland DAC, Bank of Ireland's Dawson MT dac and New Irelands Master Trust. She is an independent non-executive director with Dunnes Stores PT ULC and is Board of Trustees Chair with the Trinity College Dublin Foundation. Marie is an independent member of the Communications Regulator (ComReg) Audit and Risk Committee.
Marie holds a Post Grad Dip in Corporate Governance from University College Dublin (UCD) and an MBA from Trinity College and is a Fellow of The Chartered Governance Institute in the UK.
This 'Chairing Boards and Committees' workshop fits under the Governance Framework Dimension of the IoD Ireland Continuing Professional Development Framework for Directors. It is eligible for 2.5 hours of Chartered Director CPD. This session may also be eligible for other professional body CPD, please check with your relevant professional body.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Places can only be confirmed on receipt of full payment. Cancellations and a full refund will be accepted if received in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Thursday, 2nd November 2023. After this date, no refund will be possible, and all fees will be forfeited in the event of a cancellation or non-attendance.
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