Governance Happenings

The Private Directors Association® believes it is important to provide our members with the most current and diverse information on Board Governance and Operations.  The Association provides monthly Educational and Networking Events, a Body of Knowledge, board Development and Referral coaching, monthly eNewsletters, and periodic Conferences and Seminars.

There are many other organization that provide events and services that can also further Board education of our Members and others. This page lists upcoming events that the Private Directors Association® feels are important to be aware of, however, is not directly involved with, does not comment on, or necessarily endorse the contents of these events.


Date: April 9, 2021
Organization: UNC Asheville Family Business Forum
Event Title: Begin with the End in Mind: The Case for Planned Family Business Transitions
Location: Virtual Event
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Date: April 12-30, 2021
Organization: Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
Event Title: Governing Family Enterprises
Location: Virtual Event
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Date: May 3-14, 2021
Organization: Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
Event Title: Leading for Impact with Family Enterprise
Location: Virtual Event
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Date: September 19-23, 2021
Organization: Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
Event Title: Family Enterprise Boards 
Location: Evanston, IL 
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Date: October 26-27, 2021
Organization: Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
Event Title: The Single Family Office
Location: Chicago, IL 
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