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Governance Leadership Centre
What’s next? BHP chair Ken MacKenzie FAICD on the road ahead
17 January 2022
Climate change and recovery after the pandemic are two of the top issues facing directors today and the BHP board and management have made them a focus, BHP chair Ken MacKenzie FAICD told the AICD in ...
Ex-cop now fights cyber crime risk at NBN Co
6 January 2022 | Jessica Mudditt
Ahead of his address at the 2022 Australian Governance Summit, in March in Melbourne, NBN Co chief security officer, Darren Kane GAICD, spoke with Company Director magazine about policing emerging ris...
Australian Governance Summit
2021 Essential Director Update Presentation by David Thodey AO FAICD
29 November 2021 | David Thodey
For his presentation, David Thodey covered the response to COVID, the digital challenge, cyber security, culture, ESG and high-performing boards.
Government unveils plan to combat ransomware threat
18 October 2021 | Simon Mitchell
The federal government has published a Ransomware Action Plan that contains a series of proposals to combat the growing threat of ransomware attacks. Of most interest to AICD members will be the propo...
1 October 2021 | Deborah Tarrant
In the face of rapidly increasing and widespread cyber threats, directors need to be acutely aware of the issues, duties, third party vulnerabilities, insurance and the need to upskill board and manag...
Held to ransom
1 October 2021 | Jessica Mudditt
With ransomware attacks on the rise, establishing a process of triage for responding is essential. Simulation exercises can alert directors and executive teams to the issues and help them better prepa...
1 October 2021 | Louise Petschler MAICD
Lifting cyber resilience requires a stronger national policy partnership, argues Louise Petschler GAICD. The AICD has also welcomed significant reforms with implications for securities class actions.
Advocacy and policy
AICD progress on cyber governance, insolvency safe harbour and business judgment rule
1 October 2021
Cyber resilience is top of mind for listed company boards, given the threat environment. The AICD continues to intensify our focus with both a policy and practice lens.
An insider’s guide to data governance, AI and turtle surveillance
27 September 2021
Hosted by Narelle Hooper, Editor in Chief of Company Director magazine with guest Lee Hickin Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Australia.
AICD progress on reforms to cyber regulation, virtual AGMs, board diversity
16 September 2021
A recent federal discussion paper is canvassing options for new regulatory cyber governance standards for large businesses in Australia. The paper considers both a mandatory governance standard and a ...