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Workshop on Culture is Key - Protecting Your Reputation and Managing Cultural Risk Factors : 26th March

This one-day workshop on Culture is Key – Protecting Your Reputation and Managing Cultural Risk Factors will be presented by Ros O'Shea, Partner, Acorn Governance Solutions

This event is brought to you courtesy of The Boardroom Centre – Institute of Directors in Ireland

Event Details

Institute of Directors in Ireland
26 March 2019
Irish Management Institute, 16 Sandyford Road, Sandyford, Dublin 16
Contact Name
Sheila Byrne/Caitríona De Búrca
Contact Phone
01 411 0010
Contact Email

More Information

What do I gain?

  • Ten questions for directors to ask to ensure effective risk oversight of corporate culture
  • An understanding of how to embed appropriate board dynamics to underpin the right ‘tone from the top’
  • A deeper understanding of the principal characteristics that drive an effective corporate culture
  • How to ensure that strategy, vision and values inspire the right behaviours throughout the organisation
  • Through case studies, an appreciation of the need for a robust framework to guide ethical decision-making in the boardroom
  • Tools for effective governance of corporate culture
  • And, if it all goes wrong, a plan for rebuilding reputation and recovering trust


Morning Session

  • Introducing culture as a key corporate asset
  • Diagnosing culture in your organisation
  • Understanding how and why it goes wrong: the root causes of cultural failure
  • Prescribing key governance antidotes to cultural challenges
  • “Walking the talk”: tools for embedding culture throughout the C-suite and beyond

Afternoon Session

Resolving dilemmas in ethical governance
Critical cultural risk oversight: Top 10 questions every director must ask
Avoiding board-games: setting the tone in the boardroom
Cultural crisis and recovering trust

Booking and Cancellation Policy

The workshop cost  is €425 ex VAT for IoD members/€485 ex VAT for non-members.

Places can only be confirmed on receipt of full payment. Cancellations will be accepted if received in writing by Tuesday, 19th March 2019. However, there will be a 50% cancellation charge. All fees are forfeited thereafter. Workshop fees are also non-transferrable. 


IoD workshops may be eligible for CPD, including Chartered Director CPD, please check with your relevant professional body. IoD workshops are admissible as part of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) CPD Scheme and would count towards “Active” learning. Workshops may also be eligible for CPD with Chartered Accountants Ireland, the Law Society of Ireland and the Institute of Banking.

Please check with your relevant professional body or call 01 411 0010 or email training@iodireland.ie for further information.

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