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Events

The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges holds several events and programs throughout the year to expand knowledge and enhance the governance process.

Webinar: Restructuring Board Committees

Explore how governing boards are moving away from traditional committee structures to improve efficiency and optimize opportunities for engagement. This webinar pulls from the findings of AGB's recent study of board restructuring and provides case studies of actual board restructurings, including tips for process, lessons learned, and key considerations moving forward.

February 16, 2016
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Webinar: Interim Presidential and Cabinet-level Appointments: Why, When, How?

Whether at the level of the presidency—or some other cabinet–level position—an interim appointment can be highly strategic. Through this webinar, explore when it can advance an institution in ways a permanent appointment at that time and place may not.

March 30, 2016
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2016 Workshop for Board Professionals

Build on your expertise, enhance your understanding of governance, and strengthen your role as a board professional. Open to those professionals in higher education 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 15-17, 2016
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2016 National Conference on Trusteeship

Explore innovative ideas and gain new perspectives from some of the nation’s leading thinkers and key policy makers—equipping you with the right knowledge, skills, and direction to bring about consequential change at your own institution.

April 17-19, 2016
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New Business Models for Higher Education: A Focus on the Long-Term Health of the Institution

This day-long workshop for institutional teams will overview the alignment of institutional mission with macro trends. Participants will discuss strategic and tactical components to balancing budgets and building a prosperous institutional future. Held in conjunction with the 2016 National Conference on Trusteeship.

April 17, 2016
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Institute for Board Leaders and Executives of Public Universities and Colleges

As public universities and colleges face great challenges and new opportunities, their future success is dependent on boards that govern effectively. Boards must be prepared for the fundamental questions that shape their institutions' futures. Success requires a strong partnership between board leaders and senior administrators.

June 13-15, 2016
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Institute for Board Chairs and Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities

AGB's Institute for Board Chairs and Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities allows chair-president teams to develop robust partnerships and create a focused agenda that moves both the board and the institution forward. Since 1985, nearly 900 teams have participated in the institute.

June 21-23, 2016
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2016 Professional Development Conference for Board Professionals

Save the date for the 2016 Professional Development Conference for Board Professionals. Engage with your colleagues and enhance the skills and knowledge you need to support today’s university and college governing boards.

October 9-10, 2016
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