AGB Calendar: Upcoming Events

September 28, 2014 - September 29, 2014

Join your colleagues for a one-day meeting on the campus of Spelman College in Atlanta, GA. Enhance the skills and knowledge you need to support the governing boards of colleges and universities. Attend roundtable discussions, concurrent breakouts, and plenary session to learn best practices and explore key issues facing public and independent institutions.

October 15, 2014

Communication between the chief finance/business officer and the board of trustees is one of the most critical information channels in an institution. This session will analyze the kind of information boards want as well as the kind of information boards need, while paying special attention to the best means of communications for both sides.

November 9, 2014 - November 10, 2014

How well do committees function within your board? What are their best practices? How should their members spend their time and link to the work of the board? Join AGB this fall for a two-day workshop to gain tangible solutions for creating high-performing committees.

December 7, 2014 - December 9, 2014

This popular program enables board leaders and chief executives to strengthen their relationship to benefit their systems. In a stimulating atmosphere, teams can discover new and better ways to collaborate and formulate system-specific action plans that address strategic challenges or improve governance.

January 11, 2015 - January 13, 2015

This popular program enables both members of an institution's leadership team to strengthen their relationship to benefit their college or university. In a stimulating atmosphere, board chairs and presidents can discover new and better ways to collaborate and lead their institutions.

January 25, 2015 - January 27, 2015

AGB’s Foundation Leadership Forum is the only national conference that brings together foundation board members, senior executives institutional development leaders, as well as presidents and chancellors, to explore innovative ideas and share best practices with colleagues and experts from across the country. The meeting provides a unique opportunity to prepare board members for leadership roles and foster more effective partnerships with the institution.

February 22, 2015 - February 24, 2015

Part of the Initiative for Strengthening HBCU Governance and Leadership, this premier institute allows board chairs and presidents to join with a network of peers for an intensive three-day working session to develop more effective working relationships and the structure to craft a shared agenda.

April 17, 2015 - April 19, 2015

This annual workshop, held in conjunction with the National Conference on Trusteeship, is open to board professionals in higher education: those individuals who staff boards of trustees in roles such as assistant to the president, general counsel, secretary of the college, assistant secretary of the board, vice president, and chief of staff.

April 19, 2015 - April 21, 2015

Held over three days, the National Conference on Trusteeship is the premier gathering of higher education leaders and board members. Sessions focus on governance-related questions, higher education trends, and national challenges affecting colleges, universities, and state systems. Join us, members of your board, trustees from across the globe, and academic leaders to understand the issues and find your solutions.

June 23, 2015 - June 25, 2015

This popular program enables both members of an institution's leadership team to strengthen their relationship to benefit their college or university. In a stimulating atmosphere, board chairs and presidents can discover new and better ways to collaborate and lead their institutions.