The Conference Board’s programs and activities in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are designed to help senior decision makers in both Multi-national and local companies navigate the complex, dynamic economic and business climate in their respective countries and internationally. Programs include high level peer exchanges within our Councils, dialogue with in-house experts through live webcasts, economic research and business analysis. In support of our members in South Asia and around the world, The Conference Board brings its global perspective and expertise in such areas as economic and business cycle analysis, innovation, corporate governance, sustainability, human resources, and organizational capability to the unique South Asian business environment.
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South Asia Council on Governance & Risk Management
This council provides directors and top-management an exclusive forum for discussion of governance and risk management issues.
Global Social Investing Council
Advances the practice of cross-border corporate social responsibility and strategic philanthropy on a global scale through continuous dialogue on latest trends, issues and solutions encountered, as well as inspiring practices.
South Asia Council on Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability
This council gives members an opportunity to address sustainability challenges and compare notes to ensure they have the right strategies in place to identify and deal with environmental and social performance issues.
The Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Focus on Diversity & Inclusion (Vol. 5, No. 1, 2015)
This publication explores hot topics within diversity and inclusion research by providing actionable summaries of contemporary literature. This issue explores future trends in board diversity and paternity/parental leave policies, among others.(Human Capital in Review, April 2015)
Getting a Handle on Energy (Strategic Overview)
Continued energy volatility will produce clear winners and losers. This strategic overview presents a series of scenarios based on various price trajectories and estimates their impact on the business environment.(Key Business Issues, April 2015)
Getting a Handle on Energy: Global Growth Scenarios in Times of Changing Oil Prices
Continued oil price volatility and adjustments in production levels and energy composition have the potential to drastically rearrange the global energy landscape in the next few years, producing clear winners and losers.(Key Business Issues, April 2015)
12 May, 2015 09:00 AM EST [09:00], 03:00 PM CET [15:00]
Book Discussion: Seven Steps to Leading a Gender-Balanced Business
Join our guest, author Avivah Wittenberg-Cox, as she gives us insights into why gender balance needs to happen now—and how to achieve it.
14 May, 2015 10:00 AM EST [10:00]
Rising Wages in the Emerging Markets: Is Their Manufacturing Sector Still Competitive?
How have increasing labor costs, depreciating currencies, and slowing productivity affected emerging markets' manufacturing competitiveness? Join us for an interactive discussion in this month’s Economics Watch TM – Emerging Markets View. CPE credit available.