Virtual Event
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Event Date Tue Mar 23 EDT (over 1 year ago)
Region All

ICGN is proud to be hold the Governance of Big Tech online event, hosted by NASDAQ OMX.

The advances in technology over the last decade have led to huge opportunities across business and society changing the way we work, connect, and live. Innovations in technology can not only improve how corporations conduct business but also offer improvements to their governance activities, particularly with regards to transparency, accountability, efficiency and security. However, corporate governance practices have not always kept up with innovation in this sector, exposing the potential for abuse and exploitation whether intended or not.

Collaboration and engagement between regulators, companies and investors will help close the governance gap and build resilience. This event will explore the risks and rewards of big tech; human rights and data governance; finding the balance of responsibility between companies, investors and regulators; and also examining dual class shares.


2021 Speakers


James Andrus
Investment Manager, CalPERS

Andrea Bonime-Blanc
CEO and Founder, GEC Risk Advisory

Professor Marco Becht
Professor of Finance, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Alan Brett
Executive Director, Research, MSCI Inc.

Andrew Cave
Head of Governance & Sustainability, Baillie Gifford

Brian Christiansen
Sr. Portfolio Manager, Executive Managing Director, Sands Capital Management

George Dallas
Policy Director, International Corporate Governance Network ('ICGN')

Gigi Dawe
Director, Corporate Oversight and Governance, CPA Canada

Charlotte Decker
Chief Information Technology Officer, UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust

Marco Enriquez
Senior Technical Researcher in the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Dr. Andreas G. F. Hoepner
Financial Data Scientist, Conflict-Free Capitalism

John Howchin
Secretary-General, The Council on Ethics of the Swedish National Pension Funds

Adam Kostyal
Senior Vice President, Nasdaq

Catherine McIntyre
Reporter, The Logic

Rohinton Medhora
President, CIGI

Di Rifai
Chairman, Creating Future Us (CFU)

Sacha Sadan
Director of Investment Stewardship, Legal & General

Erik Sprinchorn
Founding Partner, TIN Fonder

Nandini Sukumar
Chief Executive Officer, World Federation of Exchanges

Graham Thomas
Global Head of Data Privacy & Ethics, Cognizant

Robert Walker
Chair & Principal, ICGN & LVC Strategies

Kerrie Waring
Chief Executive Officer, ICGN

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• Baillie Gifford
• Diligent
• Sands Capital Management