Webinars

ISS holds an ongoing series of web conferences to help build constructive dialogue around the critical governance issues impacting the financial community.

Times on this page are US Eastern Time. Each webinar is approximately one hour in duration unless otherwise specified. If you have any questions, please contact events@issgovernance.com.


Governance Exchange Webinars

    Governance Exchange is an online community designed to facilitate issues-based dialogue among the primary stakeholders in corporate governance. These webinars are one part of the Governance exchange program. More information »

    ISS Asia-Pacific Webinar: Using Governance QuickScore 2.0 to Identify Risk

    Thursday, April 10, 2014 (All day)

    Learn how you can leverage governance data and analytical tools to complement qualitative research, engage with companies on governance issues, and advance compliance with global mandates.

    Listen to the ISS & Farient Webinar on Proxy Season 2014: The Power to Predict Pay

    Monday, April 7, 2014 (All day)

    Listen to the ISS & Farient Webinar on Proxy Season 2014: The Power to Predict Pay

    ISS Webinar on Governance QuickScore 2.0: Identifying Governance Risk

    Monday, March 3, 2014 (All day)

    ISS held a complimentary webinar for institutional investors to demonstrate how QuickScore 2.0 can be used to analyze, screen and monitor portfolio companies against critical corporate governance factors and scores.

    ISS Webinar: The Role of Institutional Investors in MENA Capital Markets

    Monday, March 3, 2014 (All day)

    On Wednesday, 26th of March, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and ISS held a webinar discussion with leading regional financial markets and corporate governance experts debating the role of institutional investor engagement as a driver for capital markets development and better corporate governance in the MENA region.

    ISS Webinar: Vote Disclosure Services for the Australian Market

    Saturday, March 1, 2014 (All day)

    Listen to the webinar to learn how you can leverage ISS' Vote Disclosure Services to meet regulatory and best practice standards in Australia

    Listen to the Webinar: Debating Director Compensation Bylaws

    Monday, December 23, 2013 - 11:00

    Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 1:00 PM EST

    ISS’ Governance Exchange hosted a panel debate on director compensation bylaws, exploring the pros and cons of such restrictions and attendant need for a shareholder vote from the perspective of various stakeholders. Moderated by ISS Special Counsel Patrick McGurn, the one hour session featured Donna Anderson, vice president and corporate governance specialist at T. Rowe Price; Martha Carter, global head of research and policy at ISS; Charles Elson, director of the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware; and Trevor Norwitz, partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.

    ISS' Webinar: Fulfill Your PRI Proxy Voting Reporting Requirements

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013 (All day)

    On this webinar replay, learn how ISS can help you meet the March 2014 deadline for the PRI Reporting Framework.

    ISS 2014 Policy Updates Webinars

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013 (All day)

    In preparation for the 2014 proxy season, ISS held three informative webinars on December 10, 11 and 12 covering updates to ISS' benchmark proxy voting policies for Europe, the United States and Canada, and the Asia-Pacific region, respectively. Each of the three sessions provided a high-level look at global policy developments, followed by a more granular focus at the regional level. ISS experts also gave a preview of the key issues that institutional investors and issuers will face in the coming year.

    ProxyExchange 2.0 Webinar

    Tuesday, November 12, 2013 (All day)

    Join us for a complimentary webinar, ProxyExchange 2.0: The Next Generation of Proxy Voting. We will provide a tour of the platform and services designed to help you succeed in your proxy voting and corporate governance program.

    ISS Webinar: New Securities Class Action Recovery Estimation and Enhanced Workflow Management

    Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 11:00

    ISS Securities Class Action Services held a webinar on January 29th, 2014 where we discussed our newly released Recovery Range feature as well as other RecoverMax platform enhancements to help support your needs for accurate, timely, and successful claims filing. Included are new models to provide additional transparency into the amount of potential recoveries as well as other features to facilitate case research and claims tracking.

    ISS Securities Class Action Services Webinar: Best Practices

    Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 11:00

    As class action filing increases in complexity, it is important to have the right technology, control mechanisms and resources to ensure correct filing and avoid missing recovery opportunities.  With high-profile settlements such as the AIG Opt-in Case, the AIG Gen Re Settlement, the Carter's Settlement, Countrywide, or the ever-changing Household Settlement, investors need the right technology and specific expertise to ensure their funds and their clients recover every dollar they are eligible to receive.

    ISS Securities Class Action Services held a webinar on November 6 where we discussed the challenges and opportunities for filing in these recent cases, provided best practices for how best to handle these litigations, and discussed how ISS can help meet the need for accurate, timely, and successful claims filing.

    ISS Global Policy Perspectives for 2013

    Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 11:00

    Thursday, December 6 - 11:00 AM EST; 4.00 PM GMT; 5.00 PM CET

    ISS' global webinar highlighted the various changes to ISS' benchmark proxy voting policies for the coming proxy season in all major markets. Additionally ISS experts gave an overview of the key issues institutional investors and issuers will face in the coming year.