Advanced Director Professionalism®

Advanced Director Professionalism®

Chicago, IL

2019-06-17 07:00 - 2019-06-18 16:15

NACD’s highly interactive Advanced Director Professionalism® foundation course will convene experienced directors looking to position themselves as lead directors, board and/or committee chairs in downtown Chicago. 

Through panel discussions, committee chair/lead director training, workshops, and case studies with seasoned board leaders, you’ll benefit from real-world and real-time insights to help you navigate critical board leadership challenges, build a high performance board, and effectively lead your board and committees.

Small-group peer exchanges will simultaneously deepen and showcase your expertise while you make new connections with experienced directors from a wide range of industries.

Attending NACD Advanced Director Professionalism makes a strong statement to stakeholders about your dedication to exemplary board leadership and begins your path toward NACD Board Leadership FellowshipThe Gold Standard Director Credential®.


Apply leading boardroom practices to case studies, workshops, and key-committee/lead-director training. Simultaneously deepen and showcase your expertise in small-group peer exchanges—and make new connections with experienced directors from a wide-range of industries. Each agenda is designed with an expert faculty of experienced board leaders to address real world corporate-governance challenges, improve committee effectiveness, and build a high performance board.



JW Marriot Chicago
151W Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603-3601

NACD has reserved a block of guestrooms at the JW Marriot Chicago at the group rate of $329/night, plus applicable taxes.  Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at 877-303-0104 and giving the group name “NACD” or by using this link JW Marriott Online Reservation. The rate will be available until May 24, 2019, or until sold out.