Overview


Atlanta Registration is now open for the 2021 Atlanta Corporate Board Readiness Summit.
Location: Ritz-Carlton Atlanta, 181 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303. (Changed to Live Stream for Safety)
Date: Aug 11, 2022 (Changed to Live Stream for Safety)


Join fellow CEOs and senior executives and learn best practices for those preparing for board level engagement. Gather the key leadership trends and best practices to drive your company forward. This year's Board Readiness Summit agenda is designed to provide you with the latest leadership trends and knowledge needed to make the best possible decisions for your organization. See the best practices other leading companies have adopted, key challenges they are facing, and new solutions that are solving these challenges. The available seating is limited so sign up right away to ensure you will have a seat.


Agenda Summary


Atlanta Board Readiness
9:00 am - Welcome and Introduction.
by Moderator, Atlanta Board Readiness.

9:05 am - Keynote - Why Serve on a Board?
by Eliza Quigley, Chairman of the Board, Harris & Eliza Kempner Fund.

9:35 am - Panel: What are Boards Looking for & how is it Changing?

10:35 am - Keynote - The Path to a Corporate Boardroom.

11:05 am - Panel: What does a Board Member Do?

12:05 pm - Keynote - Being Board Ready in the 4th Industrial Revolution.

12:30 pm - Closing Remarks.
by Moderator, Atlanta Board Readiness.

View Detailed Agenda





Fee: $299 Just $199 Early Bird Rate (Covers 12 months).
Includes everything above except meals at cost once we resume optional in-person meetings (i.e. breakfasts are usually $35 at cost).




Example Past Participants in Our Event Series Profile


• 3M
• 7-Eleven
• A.T. Kearney
• Aarons
• AARP
• Abbott Labs
• ABN AMRO
• Accenture
• Acxiom
• Adecco
• ADM
• Adobe
• ADP
• Aflac
• Agilent
• AirTran Airways
• Akzo Nobel
• Alcoa
• Alcon Laboratories
• Allied Group
• American Honda Motor
• AMAn
• American Red Cross
• American Stock Exch.
• AMF Bowling Centers
• Analog Devices
• AOL
• Aon Risk Solutions
• Applebee's
• Aramark
• Arrow Electronics
• Ashland
• Asplundh
• Associated Press
• AstraZeneca
• AT&T
• Audiovox
• Autodesk
• AutoNation
• Avaya
• Avery Dennison
• Avid Technology
• Avon Products
• AXA Equitable
• Bacardi
• BAE Systems
• Baker Furniture
• Bank of America
• Banner Health
• Barclays Capital
• Barnes and Noble
• Barron's
• BASF
• Baxter Healthcare
• Bayer
• Baystate Health
• Bearing Point
• Bechtel
• Behr
• Best Buy
• Best Buy
• BET Networks
• Blockbuster
• BNP Paribas
• BNY Mellon
• Boehringer Ihgelheim
• Boeing
• Booz Allen Hamilton
• BorgWarner
• BCG
• Boston Scientific
• Bristol-Myers Squibb
• Broadcom
• CA Technologies
• Capgemini
• Capital One
• Cardinal Health
• CareMark
• Cargill
• Casio America
• Castrol Industrial
• CB Richard Ellis
• Ceridian
• Charles Schwab
• Cheesecake Factory
• Chevron
• Chick-Fil-A
• Children's Health
• Chili's / On Border
• Chiquita Brands
(and thousands of other leading companies who have attended our many conferences)


Fee: $299 Just $199 Early Bird Rate (Covers 12 months).
Includes everything above except meals at cost (i.e. meals are usually $35 at cost).





Detailed Agenda

9:00 am - Welcome and Introduction.
by Moderator, Atlanta Board Readiness.

9:05 am - Keynote - Why Serve on a Board?

9:35 am - Panel: What are Boards Looking for & how is it Changing?

10:35 am - Keynote - The Path to a Corporate Boardroom.

11:05 am - Panel: What does a Board Member Do?

12:05 pm - Keynote - Being Board Ready in the 4th Industrial Revolution.

12:30 pm - Closing Remarks.
by Moderator, Atlanta Board Readiness.




Fee: $299 Just $199 Early Bird Rate (Covers 12 months).
Includes everything above except meals at cost (i.e. meals are usually $35 at cost).




What Past Attendees Say . . .

"An event that any CEO or manager cannot afford not to attend. Understanding the importance of leadership in business is an absolute advantage for a successfully managed company."
- Fran Dichner, President, R&L Associates

"The best seminar that I have attended. Excellent presenter and speaker."
- Rance Risher, President, Crown Energy Technologies

"This was the most productive day of training I've had in years!"
- Ray Rucksoashel, CFO, Bard Companies

"Industry leaders need to sometimes reflect and be inspired - this is the place to do that."
- Dick Raman, CEO, TIE Commerce

"Very informative and thought provoking. I know that a lot of the points made will be applicable on a daily basis."
- Chad Lewis, Inovis

"Most workshops start with 'I am not going to tell you something you have not already heard'. That was certainly not the case with this session."
- Lucille Martinez, AIG American General

"The practical and timeless information is relevant to any industry and any leader interested in creating a high performance culture."
- Mark Wickliffe, Birkman International

"Made me THINK!"
- Keith Mangum, Continuity Programs Inc

"The agenda did have interesting topics for me...I would like to see more of these locally."
- Bob Brown, Deloitte Services

"The presenters and presentations were all excellent – I appreciated the breaks that allowed us to talk."
- Josette Dzencelowcz, Travelport

"I attended and appreciated that there was a large turnout."
- Justin Redifer, ProviderTrust

"Attended and I enjoyed the Summit."
- Ahmed Mohamed, Pharmaworks

"The room setup was good, so was the food. Send me the next date please."
- Bill Sandberg, Rising Sun Systems

"I liked the pace the best."
- Bob Meecham, Cox Communications

" I enjoyed it a lot. I look forward to next year."
- Carter Vath, Ener-Tech

"The speakers were generally very clear and concise, and presented their cases well."
- Chas Vinal, Uniquest

"Keep up the good work."
- Damon Poremski, PostcardMania

"I liked the topics!"
- Emilio Castro, King Computer

"I really liked the presentations."
- Felix Malave, GlobeNet

"I liked the variety of presentations"
- Greg Fleck, Landstar Systems

"I enjoyed the networking"
- John Barry, ITech Consulting Partners

"I enjoyed the variety of presenters."
- Jason Ricci, Johns Eastern Company

"I liked the ability to see new technology and applications."
- Marcia Trajano, Philips

"I liked the networking the best. I think this years was the best I have been to. Keep up the good work."
- Mark Ridings, TWRA

"I enjoyed the demonstration of newer interests."
- Michael Barlow, Better Homes and Gardens

"I liked the choice of speaker topics."
- Otis Curry, Athlon Sports

"The environment was good. Thanks for having us."
- Robert Kennedy, Sboca Wireless

"The Informational and Training are what I liked best."
- Ryan Heard, Horizon Software

"Your event had a lot of great insights."
- Travis Gilbert, Fonix

"I attended and enjoyed the “networking” the best. "
- Brian Bogdan, Professional Account Services

"I liked the networking portions of the event."
- Luke Hardwick, OtterBase

"Good presenters..A lot of information. Great venue too!"
- Juan Butler, Tindale Oliver

"I like the ability to get all of that information in a single day."
- Dell Rhue, Joshua Computer Services

"Met some great people and potential partnerships."
- Tamer Yacoub, Procurri

"I liked the personal nature of the event. It was a friendly environment and close to the masters of the trade!"
- Val Vatterott, PC Support Corp.