The Conference Board offers valuable insights into how the Middle East fits within the global economy. A major recent report - "Managing Beyond Oil" - reviews productivity in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council, and outlines the implications for companies.
The Middle East Business Leaders' Council, formed in 1999, convenes local business leaders who are Associates of The Conference Board with representatives of multinational enterprises to discuss regional issues.
Researchers from The Conference Board make regular presentations in the region about corporate governance, human resources and economic development issues. We provide the opportunity for companies to understand this complex, fast-changing region and will tailor individual programmes to suit specific corporate requirements.
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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.
Council of Global Diversity & Inclusion Executives
Executives engage in strategic discussions on issues and challenges currently facing chief diversity officers. Members value the expert speakers, benchmarking opportunities, and ability to shape best and next practices in diversity.
Global Human Resources Council
Allows senior most global HR executives to discuss current challenges and trends regarding the strategic and structural management of their firm's multinational human resources. Members value the confidential dialogue, expert speakers and benchmarking.
The Conference Board Economics Watch® European View
No downside surprises, as the Euro Area slowly moves toward more sustainable growth.(Economics Watch Reports, March 2015)
Sustainability Practices 2015 Dashboard
The Conference Board Sustainability Practices Dashboard analyzes the most recent disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies around the world. (Sustainability Practices Dashboard, February 2015)
28 April, 2015 05:00 AM EST [05:00], 11:00 AM CET [11:00]
Navigating Changing Oil Prices - Europe Focus
Given the recent uncertainty, this webcast offers a range of oil price scenarios to understand potential impacts on businesses in Europe.
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.