LED4 - Stakeholder Engagement

Course Description Stakeholder engagement is the basis for good corporate governance. This module covers the duties of the board in relation to the range of stakeholders of the enterprise (versus only shareholders). The regulatory requirements related to sustainability reporting, and stakeholder engagement in the context of the sustainability agenda, are covered.

It also covers in detail the duties and responsibilities of the board towards shareholders, including corporate reporting, general meetings, investor and media relations, and crisis management.t.
Course Objectives
  1. Understand the importance of prioritising and providing effective organisational accountability to key stakeholders.
  2. Highlight the obligations of the board in relation to stakeholder rights, sustainability agenda, and accurate and timely corporate reporting and disclosures.  
  3. Establish the importance and nature of investor and media relations, and how boards should prepare and be proactive in responding to crisis situations.
Course Outline
  1. Corporate Reporting and Disclosure Requirements.
  2. Stakeholder Management.
  3. Shareholder Rights and Engagement.
  4. Investor Relations.
  5. Media Relations.
  6. Crisis Management.
  7. Panel Discussion and Wrap Up.
Level Essentials.
Target Audience
Aspiring, new and current directors, C-suite and senior management of listed companies.
Course Duration Half day (lunch provided).
Delivery Classroom lecture, discussion, case studies and Q&A.
Cost SID Member : $420 (excl. GST); $449.40 (incl. GST).
Non-SID Member : $580 (excl. GST); $620.60 (incl. GST).
CPD Hours 4 hours.

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