2017 Women Corporate Directors Global InstituteMay 9 - 11, 2017
New York, New York
S&C sponsored the 2017 Women Corporate Directors Global Institute, “a multi-day event featuring unique educational and networking opportunities” which took place from May 9 to 11 in New York City. On May 9, Melissa Sawyer participated in a panel titled “Growing the Business: New Geographic Markets, New Products or Services, New Technologies” as part of the Family Business Governance Institute, which was designed to “provide corporate directors and C-suite executives an opportunity to explore issues such as succession planning, identifying outside directors, and strategic planning.” On May 10, Nicole Friedlander spoke on a panel titled “The Geography of Future Markets,” which addressed corporate innovation and cybersecurity in emerging markets. The Institute was attended by hundreds of women C-suite executives and directors of global public companies.