Modern Governance Summit 2021

Virtual Conference
September 14-15, 2021


Diligent’s Modern Governance Summit will bring together governance, risk and compliance professionals across all industries to explore key issues like digital transformation, stakeholder capitalism, climate action and sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and more.

Join us for two days of education, networking and product training opportunities—with some fun along the way! From thought-leadership sessions to product training, the Modern Governance Summit is designed to elevate governance practices across your organization.

The virtual conference is free to register. CLE, CPD and CPE credit will also be offered to attendees.  


Network with – and learn from – your peers around the world


Hear from industry leaders and governance experts on the topics that matter most today


Learn more about digital solutions to meet your governance, risk, and compliance challenges


Gather best practices to enhance your effectiveness and leadership skills


The Modern Governance Summit is free to attend.


At the Modern Governance Summit, each virtual session will discuss powerful ideas around topics that matter the most today – ESG & diversity, digital transformation, cybersecurity, operational excellence and risk, compliance & audit. As a registrant, you will be able to access all session content on-demand after the virtual conference concludes.


Visit our agenda to learn more about our 2021 conference speakers.

Sally Susman

Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Pfizer

Dambisa Moyo

Co-principal, Versaca Investments and Director on the boards of 3M Corporation, Chevron, and Conde Nast

Alan Murray

CEO, Fortune

Katherine (KiKi) Haar

General Counsel, Sumo Logic

Yolanda Baker

Senior IT Auditor

Heather Masshardt

Director of Policy Services, Pennsylvania School Boards Association

Douglas Chia

President, Soundboard Governance LLC

Broc Romanek

Strategist & Executive Director, Perkins Coie & ESG Professionals Network


Key Takeaways

Coming out of the 2020 event, we’ve created a How-To Guide for modern governance that offers critical takeaways, session details and actionable insights.

Award Recipients

Recognize today’s modern leaders in the Diligent Modern Governance 100.

On-Demand Sessions

Watch the 2020 virtual summit sessions all on-demand.


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