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New AICD course brings female athletes into the boardroom
1 August 2020 | Denise Cullen
In conjunction with the Professional Football Alliance, the AICD's sports governance program offers a new pathway for female athletes to start their board careers.
This Gen Z director shares crucial advice for aspiring directors
1 August 2020
Born into a refugee camp in Uganda, 22-year-old Duku Foré is a director and founder of HnH Wholesalers. He shares his advice for aspiring directors looking to start their board careers.
Stay up-to-date with AICD podcasts
23 July 2020
Get the latest news for directors with AICD podcasts.
Director Identification numbers are on their way
19 June 2020 | Laura Bacon
The Treasury Laws Amendment (Registries Modernisation and Other Measures) Bill 2019 was passed by Parliament on 12 June 2020.
Preparing for the transition from LIBOR
15 June 2020
ASIC encourages directors to plan early for the transition from the London Inter-bank Offered Rate (LIBOR) to alternative reference rates (ARRs). This article provides a brief background on the LIBOR ...
AICD and COVID-19 – information for members, clients, faculty and stakeholders.
10 June 2020
In light of the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, this page contains information about the steps we will take in relation to our staff, members, clients, faculty and all other stakeholders as we resume...
General duties of directors
14 May 2020
Boards of directors are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of an organisation. They provide “overall superintendence” 1 of a company, overseeing both performanc...
12 May 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic crisis is presenting a number of rapidly changing developments in the practical application of director duties. Some of these developments are temporary and designed to help man...
Directors’ legal and regulatory environments
12 May 2020
It is important that directors understand the legal and regulatory environments in which their organisations operate and the ways in which they can be personally liable. A director does not typically ...
12 May 2020
Board members gain a great deal of information about the decisions they need to make through the papers they receive prior to a board meeting. Papers cover a variety of functions, from providing gener...