Events

Events

ECGI engages with its members and partners through wide-raging events around the world. These take the form of academic conferences, roundtables, and practitioner-academic events. The aim of these events is to encourage discussion and debate across geographic, industry and disciplinary boundaries. An example of this, is the successful Global Corporate Governance Colloquia (GCGC) which allows for academic debate between specialist academics in Finance, Law, Management and Business.

Upcoming events

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The Roundtable focused on loyalty shares as a legal solution for encouraging long-term ownership, a concept that is promoted by policy makers, including the European Commission, some institutional investors and issuers. This event was by invitation only. Institutional and Patron members were invited.

The fourth annual GCGC conference took place at Harvard University on 1 -2 June 2018. We are no longer accepting submissions for this conference. Attendance is by invitation only.

This academic conference will focus on the theme of 'Institutional Investor Activism and Engagement'. Attendance is by invitation only.

The Journal of Law, Finance, and Accounting (JLFA) is pleased to announce its sixth conference, to be held at the London Business School, Sussex Place Regents Park, Friday November 17th and Saturday November 18th, 2017, ending by mid-afternoon on Saturday. This conference is being organized in conjunction with the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI).

This research project, co-directed by Professor Luca Enriques (University of Oxford, Faculty of Law) and Professor Tobias Tröger (Goethe Universität, Frankfurt) has brought together top legal and finance scholars to reflect upon the role...

This conference examines the many aspects of Institutional Investors and Corporate Governance, including activism, takeovers, competition, and liquidity.

This conference brought together senior scholars and policymakers with the objective of examining the important questions and identifying the cutting edge insights from existing scholarship in the fields of law, economics, and finance.

The conference, held in Capri on 8-9 September 2016, aimed to bring together researchers from financial and labor economics to discuss issues from the point of view of both disciplines. 

The second annual GCGC conference took place at Stockholm School of Economics on 10 - 11 June 2016.

The theme of the tenth conference in the series which took place in Washington D.C. at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, 3rd December 2013 was The Realities of Stewardship for Institutional Owners, Activist Investors and Proxy Advisors.  

Date:
03 December 2013
Location:
Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington DC

The theme of the ninth conference in the series which took place at the National Bank of Belgium in Brussels on Monday, 17th December 2012 was Corporate Governance and Banking Union in a transatlantic perspective.

Date:
17 December 2012
Location:
National Bank of Belgium, Brussels

The inaugural conference in the EU Asia dialogue series took place in at the Financial Services Agency, Tokyo on Friday, 6th July 2012. The theme of the conference, which was organised by the University of Tokyo and the ECGI, was Comparing Regulatory Reforms and Market Practices.

Date:
06 July 2012
Location:
Tokyo, Japan

The theme of the eighth conference in the series, which took place in Washington at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington D.C. on Thursday, 15th December 2011, was Shareholder Engagement: What is 'Appropriate'?.

Date:
15 December 2011
Location:
Securities and Exchange Commission Washington DC

This conference examined the role of corporate governance in financial system reform. It took place in Bibliotheque Solvay, Brussels on Monday, 25 October 2010. 

This conference focused on the theme of 'The New Role of Government in Corporate Governance'. It was held at the Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington DC on Thursday 17th September 2009.

Date:
17 September 2009
Location:
Securities and Exchange Commission Washington DC

The competition is organised by the ECGI, the Review of Finance and the Swedish Centre for Business and Policy Studies (SNS), and is sponsored by the European Corporate Governance Training Network, the Saïd Business School (SBS) and the Jan Wallander and Tom Hedelius Research Foundation.

The twin themes of the Conference were 'Corporate Governance Standards' and 'Financial Stability'. It took place at the Charlemagne Building, Brussels on Tuesday, 9 September 2008. 

The twin themes of the Conference were 'Corporate Governance Standards' and 'Capital Market Competitiveness'. It took place at the Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington DC on Tuesday, 9 October 2007. 

The twin themes of the Conference were "Controlling Shareholders" and "Corporate Governance". It took place at the Charlemagne Building, Brussels on Tuesday, 27 June 2006.