ICGN–University of Malaya Academic / Practitioner Day

*If you are attending this event, but NOT the conference, please contact Ravina.Patel@icgn.org to register





13:00 – 13:30    Registration
  • Welcome refreshments

13:30 – 13:45    Welcome/Introductory remarks
  • George Dallas, Policy Director, ICGN, UK   (to Chair the day’s proceedings)
  • Professor Dr Norma Mansor, University of Malaya, Malaysia

13:45 – 14:45    Session one: Gender diversity in boards 
    • Professor Renee Adams,  Professor of Finance, University of New South Wales, Australia
    • Academic discussant:  Thomas Clarke, Professor and Director of the Centre for Corporate Governance, UTS Business School, Australia
    • Practitioner discussant: TBC 
    • Rapporteur: TBC


14:45 – 15.45   Session two: State ownership and corporate governance
    • Professor Dr Terence Gomez, University of Malaya, Malaysia
    • Academic discussant: Yuen Teen Mak, NUS Business School, National University of Singapore, Singapore  
    • Practitioner discussant:TBC
    • Rapporteur: TBC


15:45 – 16:15    Refreshment break

16:15 – 17:15    Session three: Family controlled firms
    • To Be Confirmed
    • Academic discussant: Professor Melsa Ararat, Sabanci University School of Management, Turkey  
    • Practitioner discussants, to be determined


17:15 – 17:30    Closing remarks
  • Rita Bushon, Managing Partner, RAA Capital Advisory and Head of Investor Engagement Steering Committee, 30 Percent Club
  • Kerrie Waring, Executive Director, ICGN, UK


Please note: This programme is subject to change