Atlassian Foundation: "Get on Board!" training (online)

Date: 05 Oct 2023

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The Atlassian Foundation has engaged the Institute of Community Directors Australia (ICDA) to deliver “Get on Board!” training.

"Get on Board!" training

This workshop gives prospective board members an opportunity to hear about what becoming a board member would entail and skills to feel confident to apply for a position. The discussion will explore the general principles of sitting on a board and you’ll hear insights from a panel of current board members about their experiences of joining a board and what they have learned.

  • What’s the role of the board?
  • Key principles of governance
  • How to align your values to the purpose of a not-for-profit board
  • Responsibilities of board members
  • Fiduciary duties
  • Governance versus management
  • Acts, Regulations, Constitutions and Policies
  • Codes of Conduct
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Risk management and insurance
  • Where to find the information and policies required to fulfil your role
  • Board member experience
    • Why I joined a board?
    • What I’ve learnt?
  • Is this right for me?
  • Questions for the panel

This online workshop will take place on:

Thursday, 5th October 2023, 12:30pm – 4:30pm
Location: online


(This is a closed invitation event)

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