An exclusive, invite-only event bringing together 200+ delegates, including policymakers, investors, and leaders from India's startup ecosystem. Join us for a unique opportunity to engage in thought-provoking discussions, learn from industry experts, and foster meaningful connections as we explore the role of corporate governance in building sustainable and responsible businesses.

About the Conclave

The Startup Corporate Governance Conclave is a one-of-a-kind, exclusive event designed to create a platform for meaningful dialogue and collaboration among policymakers, investors, and founders of India's leading startups. Our goal is to address the critical role of corporate governance in nurturing a sustainable and responsible startup ecosystem.

Distinguished Keynotes:

Gain insights from renowned industry leaders sharing their expertise and experiences.

Expert Speakers:

Learn from top professionals sharing valuable knowledge and unique perspectives.

Interactive Panels:

Engage in dynamic discussions on critical topics with industry experts and fellow participants.

Capacity Building:

Enhance your skills and understanding of corporate governance best practices.

Showcase of Best Practices:

Discover effective corporate governance strategies from successful startups and organizations.

Networking Opportunities:

Connect with like-minded professionals and build lasting relationships within the startup ecosystem.

About IICA

The Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) is the apex think tank and capacity-building institution established under the aegis of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. IICA's primary objective is to promote the growth of the Indian corporate sector by providing policy advice, conducting research, and delivering cutting-edge training and capacity building programs.

Through its multifaceted approach, IICA helps address contemporary corporate issues and challenges, enabling businesses to operate sustainably and responsibly. As a leading institution, IICA plays a vital role in shaping India's corporate governance landscape, fostering dialogue and collaboration among stakeholders, and contributing to the development of a vibrant and sustainable business ecosystem.

School of Corporate Governance & Public Policy

The School of Corporate Governance and Public Policy, a prominent vertical under the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), is dedicated to fostering inclusive and sustainable corporate growth by providing knowledge and expertise in corporate management and governance. The School's primary objectives are to enhance understanding of corporate management and governance issues, promote responsible behavior and shared value creation in society, leverage faculty's management and governance experience to create a dynamic exchange of ideas and information, facilitate global knowledge expertise for local applications, establish global partnerships, and foster systemic reforms and cumulative change within and outside organizations.

Centre for Independent Directors

As an integral part of the School of Corporate Governance and Public Policy, the Centre for Independent Directors plays a pivotal role in creating and maintaining a databank portal for Independent Directors. The portal serves as a key mechanism for capacity building interventions, enhancing the corporate governance ecosystem in the country. The Centre's objectives include recognizing the significance of Independent Directors in maintaining high corporate governance standards, providing capacity building through e-learning courses and assessment tools, sharing knowledge resources and updates, helping registered Independent Directors seek board opportunities, and connecting them with a network of reputed institutions for skill enhancement and knowledge sharing.

Key Activities

  1. Learning and Capacity Building: Delivering cutting-edge training and capacity-building programs.
  2. Policy Research and Knowledge Promotion: Conducting policy research and promoting knowledge on corporate governance and public policy.
  3. Consultancy Support: Providing advisory solutions and support to stakeholders.
  4. Awareness & Sensitization: Raising awareness about the importance of corporate governance and public policy.

Conclave Agenda

Session Details
09:30 – 10:00 Registration
10:00 – 11:30 Program Inagural
Welcome Address
Conclave Keynotes
Chief Guest Address
Special Address
11:30 – 12:00 Networking and Coffee Break
12:00 – 13:00 Power Panel 1: From Growth to Resilience: Corporate Governance as a Catalyst for Success
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch and Networking
14:00 – 14:45 Power Panel 2: From Sailing to Navigating: Focus on Frameworks, Compliance & Control Systems
14:45 – 15:30 Power Panel 3: Elephants in the Boardroom: The Crucial Role of Boards & Directors
15:30 – 16:15 Town hall: The Great Debate: Do we really need Corporate Governance? Prospects & Perspectives
16:15 – 16:30 Networking and Coffee
16:30 – 17:00 Valedictory Keynote

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