Modern Governance Summit

September 16-18, 2020 - Hyatt Regency New Orleans, LA

THE PREMIER GOVERNANCE EVENT

This event brings together corporate secretaries, GCs, board administrators, clerks, executive assistants, and other governance professionals across all industries for three days of education, networking and product training opportunities—with some fun along the way! From thought-leadership sessions to product training, this conference is designed to elevate governance practices across your organization:

Modern Governance Summit 2020

Meet and engage with your peers in the governance industry

Learn about emerging governance trends from a range of speakers and panelists

Get the inside scoop on the new products Diligent is bringing to market

Gather best practices to enhance your effectiveness and leadership skills

REGISTRATION & PRICING

Register today to take advantage of early bird pricing for the Modern Governance Summit. Early bird pricing ends May 1. Use the buttons below to select your registration type and reveal pricing information.

For governance professionals who use (or plan to use) our BoardDocs product.

For governance professionals who use (or plan to use) our BoardEffect product.

For governance professionals who use (or plan to use) our iCompass product.

For governance professionals who use (or plan to use) Diligent or Entities (formerly Blueprint) product.

We've heard from attendees that those who attended with their colleagues gained the most value from the Modern Governance Summit. Many companies at MGS 2019 attended with two or more colleagues to divide and conquer sessions and share post-conference learnings as a group.
Interested in bringing two or more colleagues?

ABOUT THE VENUE

Hotel

The official conference hotel is the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. You can book online to receive our group discount if you register by Friday, August 23. The group rate is $219 USD per night. You can access the site to book, modify, or cancel a reservation, or call +1-504-561-1234 and mention the Modern Governance Summit and Group Code G-DILG.

Venue

All Modern Governance Summit conference activities, apart from offsite networking receptions, will be held at The Hyatt Regency New Orleans. The Hyatt is conveniently located in downtown New Orleans, just a short drive away from the beautiful French Quarter, Bourbon Street, and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

AGENDA

This year’s agenda will include 100+ sessions packed with thought leadership, product deep-dives and real-world applications of better governance. The agenda is customizable, allowing you to choose sessions you are most interested in attending. Session and speaker details will be announced as they are confirmed. The full conference agenda will be released in May.

15-Sep-20
Pre-Conference Product Workshops 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
16-Sep-20
Breakfast and Registration 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Opening Keynote - Brian Stafford 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Break 10:00 AM-10:15 AM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 10:15 AM-11:15 AM
Break 11:15 AM-11:30 AM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Lunch 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Break 2:30 PM-2:45 PM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 2:45 PM-4:00 PM
Welcome Reception 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
17-Sep-20
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Break 10:00 AM-10:15 AM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 10:15 AM-11:15 AM
Break 11:15 AM-11:30 AM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Lunch 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Break 2:30 PM-2:45 PM
Product & Thought Leadership Sessions 2:45 PM-4:00 PM
Offsite Celebration 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
18-Sep-20
Breakfast and Registration 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Thought Leadership Panel Session 9:15 AM-10:30 AM
Break 10:30 AM-10:45 AM
Closing Keynote 10:45 AM-11:45 AM


We are currently accepting session proposals for the conference. The deadline for session submissions is March 6. For questions regarding session submissions, contact thoughtleaders@diligent.com.

2019 HIGHLIGHTS

Key Takeaways

We share key takeaways from our first-ever 2019 Modern Governance Summit in Orlando, Florida.

Award Recipients

Diligent recognized 100 hardworking company secretaries and governance professionals as part of the Modern Governance 100.

Video Recap

Watch our video recap from our first-ever Modern Governance Summit in 2019, Orlando, FL.

CONTACT

Please feel free to reach out with any questions, at any time, to MGS@diligent.com and one of our event team members will respond to you promptly.