Ben Heineman, Jr. Announced as Keynote Speaker for the ACC 2017 General Counsel Summit - Register Today!
LEADERSHIP IN TIMES OF DISRUPTIVE CHANGE
ACC 2017 General Counsel Summit
Ben W. Heineman, Jr., distinguished senior fellow, Harvard Law School; former senior vice president for law and public affairs, GE; and author of The Inside Counsel Revolution: Resolving the Partner-Guardian Tension will present a keynote address on "The Lawyer-Statesman in an Age of Upheaval: Ethics, Risk and Public Policy" at the 2017 General Counsel Summit, 31 May - 2 June 2017, in Paris, France.
Join your highest ranking multinational legal officer peers at the ACC 2017 General Counsel Summit for the following sessions:
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thyssenkrupp's Arne Wittig, Group General Counsel and Head of Legal, on Elevating the Legal DepartmentCLO Perspectives
The structure of the legal department has been completely rethought and reorganized during the tenure of Group General Counsel and Head of Legal Arne Wittig, who has been with the company since 2012. Shortly after he joined, thyssenkrupp underwent a fundamental shift in management philosophy and structure."It was pretty clear when I was hired that things had to change," Wittig says. Although not specifically given a mandate, Wittig had a clear understanding of the task before him, a challenge that he says made the job opportunity attractive.
Source: ACC CLO Diversity and Inclusion Summit 2016
ELI Fellow Emily Jelich on Intense Experiential Learning at ACC Executive Leadership Institute (ELI)
Emily Jelich, a 2014 graduate of ACC's Executive Leadership Institute (ELI), describes an environment of collegial information sharing and incredible access. Then at the Royal Bank of Canada, Jelich was nominated to attend ELI by her boss, then General Counsel David Allgood. "I had always been very impressed with ACC programs, so I was delighted to be nominated," she says.
Now Vice President, Compliance, Global TD Securities in Toronto, Jelich says that the information she gathered and the lessons she learned at ELI have stayed with her. Read more about Jelich's ELI experience HERE.
Nominations* for the July 2017 ELI program will be accepted until Friday, 24 March 2017 at 11:59 PM. Click HERE to submit a nomination(s). Seats are limited.
*Eligibility requirement: Only the highest-ranking legal officer may submit a nomination.
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