Women in the Boardroom - A Public Forum for Thought Leadership
The Forum for Corporate Directors has gathered a distinguished panel to address the challenges to achieving gender parity on corporation boards including the following issues:
What are some of the strategies and tactics utilized in other countries that could move the needle forward in the U.S.?
Is the SEC a realistic partner in achieving more accountability from public companies they regulate?
What roles can the NYSE and NASDAQ play in addressing the issue, and are they likely to step forward?
What are the perspectives and roles of the gatekeepers to achieving better gender parity on public boards such as Chairs of Nomination/Governance Committees; executive search firms; directors; and institutional investors
What are the sources of resistance in the US, which continues to lag behind other major markets?