Getting Board Ready and Beyond Wellington

1pmWorkshop commences
4pmWorkshop concludes

Workshop overview

This three hour workshop, facilitated by Simon Telfer, will provide practical guidance and useful tools to assist with applying for and successfully securing board positions – whether you are seeking your first board role or are looking to grow your existing governance portfolio.

Maximum learning outcomes are achieved by the analysis of real-life case studies and examples, and by encouraging interactive discussion. Simon will also share his research around governance appointments in New Zealand.

Key areas covered

  • challenging motivations for undertaking board roles
  • creating a strategy for securing governance roles
  • identifying personal board strengths
  • developing a governance CV
  • building your governance network
  • applying and interviewing for board positions
  • due diligence before accepting roles
  • Download full event flyer

    Who will benefit

  • directors looking to grow their governance portfolio
  • executives transitioning in to board roles
  • aspiring directors looking to get their first board position
  • All attendees will receive comprehensive handouts, including notes and a Governance CV template


    Members $299 (GST incl.)
    Non-members $349 (GST incl.)

    Special offer - Attend both the Minutes, Meetings and Resolutions and Getting Board Ready workshops and receive a discounted price!
    Members $270 (GST incl.) per workshop
    Non-members $315 (GST incl.) per workshop
    Please contact Nicola Scott to register for special pricing


    Sofitel Wellington
    11 Bolton St

    The Wellington workshops are sponsored by Sofitel Wellington Surrounded by lush botanicals and ideally positioned in the heart of Wellington, Sofitel Wellington flawlessly blends the French ‘art de vivre’ with the pure beauty of New Zealand’s capital. Melissa Shaw, the General Manager, is the at helm of the boutique hotel and extends a very warm welcome to Governance New Zealand workshop guests

    Refund Policy: No refunds can be issued in respect of cancellations received within 48 hours of the event occurring.

    • 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

    • 17 Oct 2018

    • Sofitel Wellington

    • 349.00