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Complimentary Webinar: Creating Guardians for the Sector—Trustees and Their Role in Shaping the Future of Higher Education

2:00-3:00pm ET

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar.

System Requirements:
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

Top Strategic Issues in Higher Education

Over the past several years, AGB has urged boards to focus on work that is consequential. By that, we mean work that concentrates on strategy rather than management and on long-range issues instead...

Complimentary Webinar: Business Model Transformation for Colleges and Universities

2:00-3:00pm ET

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar. 

System Requirements: 
PC-based attendees 
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar. 

 

Complimentary Webinar: Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) for Campus Investments

2:00-3:00pm ET

This webinar will explore the benefits and strategies to implement a successful P3 development project for on-campus student housing and other auxiliary infrastructure needs using external developer funds. It will discuss how higher education institutions can partner with private developers to design, build, and manage infrastructure on campuses, including residence halls or campus-based hotels. 

During this webinar, you will have the opportunity to learn some of the issues and the best strategies to develop a P3 strategy for your campus. 

System Requirements: 


PC-based attendees 
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar. 

 

Complimentary Webinar: Top of Pyramid Initiatives—Transformational Fundraising

2:00-3:00pm ET

Please contact the Registrar at registrar@agb.org or 202-776-0840 should you require assistance with your registration.


System Requirements: 

PC-based attendees 

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

 

Complimentary Webinar: Business Model Transformation for Organizational Change

2:00-3:00pm ET

Please contact the Registrar at registrar@agb.org or 202-776-0840 should you require assistance with your registration.

 

System Requirements: 

PC-based attendees 

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

Leadership and the Urgency of Now

Alvin Schexnider is a senior consultant with AGB Consulting, as well as a former president and chancellor at multiple institutions.The highly untenable situation in which most black colleges find...

AGB Offers Guidance on External Influences

The first month of 2018 is behind us, and, as any government relations officers will tell you, state legislatures are already considering major bills that could affect public and private campuses...

State Policy Trends Have Implications for Higher Education

Each year, state legislatures consider policy proposals with implications for higher education across both public and private institutions. This year, 46 states have convened (or will convene) for...

Institute for Board Chairs and Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities (Phoenix)

The most important relationship for effective governance is that between the board chair and the president. To succeed, both individuals must commit their time and talents to work as partners for the institution and the students they serve.

Sample Agenda (subject to change):

Day One
12:00–1:00 pm
Lunch and Welcome

1:00–2:00 pm
Setting the Stage: Introductions to Participants and to the Institute

2:00–3:30 pm
Building an Effective Chair-President Relationship

3:30–3:45 pm
Break

3:45–4:30 pm
Characteristics of an Effective Board

4:30–5:30 pm
Team Meeting #1: Honest Assessment of the Board

5:30–7:00 pm
Open Time

7:00–9:00 pm
Reception and Dinner

Day Two
7:45–8:15 am
Buffet Breakfast

8:15–8:30 am
Setting the Stage: A New Day

8:30–9:15 am
Risk and the Governing Board

9:15–10:15 am
Team Meeting #2: Identifying Key Strategic Risks

10:15–11:45 am
Collaborative Chair-President Leadership: Collaboration for Board Recruitment, Orientation, Discipline, and Building Board Culture

11:45 am–12:30 pm
Team Meeting #3: Building a High-Performing Team

12:30–1:15 pm
Lunch

1:15–3:15pm
Assessing Board and Presidential Effectiveness

3:15–4:15 pm
Team Meeting #4: Assessing Presidential, Board, and Chair Effectiveness

4:15–7:00 pm
Open Time

7:00–9:00 pm
Reception and Dinner

Day Three
7:45–8:15 am
Buffet Breakfast

8:15–8:30 am
Setting the Stage for Day Three

8:30–10:15 am
Using Committees to Support the Board’s Work

10:15–10:30 am
Break

10:30–11:30 am
Team Meeting #5: Strengthening the Board’s Structure

11:30 am–12:00 pm
Final Questions, Wrap Up, and Evaluation

The meeting will be held at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa in sunny Phoenix, Arizona. AGB will make reservations for each participant at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa. The registration fee includes two private rooms for two nights.

Royal Palms is served by Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (15-minute drive). Taxi service is available from the airports.

The registration fee for the institute is $8,475 per two-member team.

The registration fee includes program expenses for both the board chair and the president, private lodging for two nights, meals during the Institute, and program materials.

This program is available only to board chairs and presidents of independent institutions that are members of AGB. 

Due to the intensive nature of the Institute, spouses and families are not included in the program. The curriculum is designed with a strong emphasis on developing the chair-president relationship through private interaction and collaboration; it makes full use of the participants' time throughout the three-day meeting. AGB appreciates this commitment from all participants. Please contact registrar@agb.org with any questions. 

All cancellations and requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to cancellations@agb.org. AGB will issue a full refund if written notification of cancellation is provided to AGB by November 7, 2018, for the winter program. AGB will issue refunds after the meeting. No refunds will be issued for attendees who cancel after this date. AGB is not responsible for cancellations due to airline disruption, inclement weather or schedule changes.

$8475

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