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Members of The Conference Board gain access to our global experts who provide insights and perspectives informed by our nonpartisan, data-driven research and international network of executives. Briefings are exclusive to members and provide senior executives and their team with a deep dive into a topic area with our experts, providing a forum for questions and in-depth discussion. Explore our ever-growing portfolio of briefings below.

The Revolutionary Potential of Data-Driven Corporate Philanthropy to Change Lives

How companies can optimize the efficiency and impact of their corporate citizenship and philanthropy programs using Impact Genome Project’s Price of Impact Index

Supporting the Board on ESG Matters

What role does the board play in ESG matters?

Shareholder Voting Trends

What are the most recent developments in proxy voting at Russell 3000 companies?

Putting New Human Capital Management Disclosure Rules into Practice

Specifics on new HC disclosure requirements, how to prepare your board, and investor expectations

Impact of 2020 on ESG

What are the 2020 impacts on the ESG landscape, key challenges and responses

Cities as Innovators of Social Change

How are companies working with communities to address social issues in urban environments?

Carbon Pricing

How companies use internal carbon pricing as an essential part of their climate change strategy?

Brave New World: Creating Long-Term Value through Human Capital Management and Disclosure

Provides information about human capital management as an emerging critical aspect of corporate governance related to ESG initiatives.

Our Experts


Paul Washington

Executive Director, ESG Center
The Conference Board


Matteo Tonello

Managing Director, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
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Robert Schwarz

Senior Researcher, ESG Center
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Thomas Singer

Principal Researcher
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Dr. Uwe G. Schulte

Leader, Global Sustainability Centre and Program Director
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Anuj Saush

Senior Researcher, Governance & Sustainability; Council Director, Environment Strategy Council
The Conference Board


Jeff Hoffman

Institute Leader, Corporate Citizenship & Philanthropy, ESG Center
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Anke Schrader

Research Director, the China Center for Economics and Business
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Minji Xie

Research Analyst, China Center for Economics and Business
The Conference Board

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