During the year 2007
3rd Directors' Leadership Programme (Module I)
The First Module of the 3rd Directors' Leadership Programme was organized by Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) in partnership with NFCG on December 14-15, 2007 at Kolkata. The first module was for Directors other than Finance Directors. The programme provided opportunity to gain fresh insight of the Board through informal yet rigorous discussions with the participants and thus provide a platform to improve leadership skills and understanding of general management practices.
Effective Independent Director for better Corporate Governance
Orientation programme on 'Effective Independent Director for better Corporate Governance' was organized by Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS) in partnership with NFCG on December 8, 2007 at Pune. The objective of the programme was to enhance the quality in functioning of an Independent Directors for better Corporate Governance.
7th Corporate Governance Orientation Programme for Company Directors
The "7th Corporate Governance Orientation Programme for Company" was organised by Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) in partnership with NFCG on November 26-28, 2007 at Bangalore. The Programme offered a board level perspective on Corporate Governance, with coverage not limited to Indian legislative and regulatory environment but extend to International best practice and development.
Workshop on Corporate Governance for Teachers
The two day workshop on Corporate Governance for Teachers was organized by University Business School (UBS), Panjab University, in partnership with NFCG on October 18-19, 2007 at Chandigarh. The workshop familarised the teachers with the conceptual and practical underpinning of Corporate Governance.
National Conclaves on Corporate Governance in India : Disclosure Practices - Accounting and Audit
The second National Conclave on Corporate Governance in India : 'Disclosure Practices - Accounting and Audit' was organized by NFCG on 10 October 2007 at Bangalore. The Conclave offered a platform to the stakeholders to interface with the policy makers and eminent persons from Industry on recent trends in corporate disclosure practices and review the role and effectiveness of audit committees, internal controls and audit, risk management systems, audit processes.
Seminar on "Transparency and Disclosures for better Corporate Governance"
The Seminar on "Transparency and Disclosures for better Corporate Governance" was organized by Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies in partnership with NFCG on September 9, 2007 at Pune. The Seminar deliberated on how to improve transparency and disclosures not only for better compliance of Corporate Governance regulations, but also to improve the image and ratings of the organizations and how inadequate disclosures and lack of transparency could affect the image and ratings of their organizations.
National Conclaves on Corporate Governance in India : Transforming Business Environment.
For better understanding the role of the Ministry as policymaker, enforcer, and overseer in the realm of corporate governance, the first National Conclaves on Corporate Governance in India: 'Transforming Business Environment' was organized by NFCG on 30th July 2007 at New Delhi. The Conclave offered a platform to the stakeholders to interface with the policy makers and bring forth the issues connected with Corporate Governance in India.
3rd Corporate Directors" Programme on Audit Committees
The 3rd Corporate Directors" Programme on Audit Committees was organized by Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) in partnership with NFCG on July 29-31, 2007 & August 1, 2007 at Bangalore. The programme focused on Corporate Governance and the evolution & role of Audit Committees.
Symposium on Corporate Governance through Audit Committee
'Symposium on Corporate Governance thought Audit Committee', was organized by ICAI under the sponsorship of NFCG on June 27, 2007 at New Delhi. The symposium focused on the current scenario of Corporate Governance practices in India and related issues with special emphasis on Audit Committee.
Faculty Development Programme in Corporate Governance
Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore in collaboration with NFCG had organized a "Faculty Development Programme in Corporate Governance' on May 21-26, 2007 at Bangalore. The objective of this programme was to provide rigorous training and inputs to assist teaching faculty in enhancing and enriching their knowledge and teaching skill in the field of Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Citizenship, etc.
National Seminar on Corporate Compliance Management
"National Seminar on Corporate Compliance Management", was organized by ICSI under sponsorship of NFCG on March 29, 2007 at New Delhi. The seminar focused on best practices in Corporate Compliance Management.
National Roundtable on Corporate Governance Norms for Independent Directors in India
NFCG's Core Group on Corporate Governance Norms for Independent Directors, after deliberations, formulated a draft report - 'Independence Principles for Corporate Boards and Directors', under the authorship of Prof. N Balasubramanian, Mr. Nawshir Mirza and Mr. Ram Savoor. A National Roundtable has been organised by NFCG on 26th March 2007 at Mumbai to examine and discuss the report and concerning issues emanating therefrom.
Roundtable session of the Accredited Institutions
A roundtable session of the Accredited institutions was organised by NFCG on 26th March 2007 at Mumbai to review and discuss the performance of the Accredited institutions and their work plan for 2007-08. The roundtable brought extensive interaction between and among the core group members of NFCG and the representatives of the accredited institutions.
Corporate Governance Breakfast meeting
A breakfast meeting aimed to facilitate dissemination of the changing trends of corporate governance by way of holding interactive sessions with CEOs focusing on governance, accountability, transparency ethics, compliance and trust was organized by CII under NFCG sponsorship on March 23, 2007 at Bangalore. This meeting was chaired by Mr. Y C Deveshwar, Chairman, ITC Ltd.
Seminar on Emerging Corporate Governance Practices in India
Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad in collaboration with NFCG organized a Seminar on "Emerging Corporate Governance Practices in India" on 10 March 2007 at Mumbai. The objective of this seminar was to address the policy issues in bringing about effective Corporate Governance practices so that good governance goes beyond regulatory compliance to self-regulation and a way of life in corporate India.
2nd Director's Leadership Programme (Module III)
Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta in collaboration with NFCG had organized the Module - III of "2nd Directors' Leadership Programme" on February 9 - 10, 2007 at Kolkata. The module III was - Roundtable on Strategic Risk Management. The objective of this programme was to provide an opportunity to the Directors to gain fresh insights through informal yet rigorous discussions with the faculty and peers and also provide a platform to improve leadership skills, capabilities and understanding of General Management Practices including the Corporate Governance practices.