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FEI ForwardThinking: Great Expectations, New Realities - What Public Investors and Standard Setters Expect

1 CPE Credit

Senior-level financial executives have spent the past six months managing through turbulent times. Now, external stakeholders are judging how well those in the finance suite are reacting and what should be the benchmarks for success and failure.

The Financial Education & Research Foundation (FERF), in cooperation with Crowe, will hold live, in-depth Q&A discussions with key stakeholders -- including investors, standard setters and board members – to gauge how financial professionals are reacting to a completely new world.

The session includes:

  • What Public Investors and Standard Setters Expect: Michelle Edkins, Managing Director, BlackRock Investment Stewardship and Neil Stewart, Director of Corporate Outreach, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) 

This will be an interactive conversation – not a traditional webinar. Participants are encouraged to engage and will be able to submit their own questions prior or during the discussion.

Need help registering? Contact FEI's Professional Development Department via email.

The FEI ForwardThinking: Great Expectations, New Realities Series Continues with Another Complimentary Virtual CPE Opportunity for FEI Members:

What Board Members and Audit Committees Expect
with Leslie F. Seidman, board member and chair of the audit committees of General Electric and Moody’s Corporation, past chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)
September 22 | 2:00 pm Eastern | 1 CPE Credit
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1 CPE Credit
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Olivia Berkman

Managing Editor
Financial Executives International

Michelle Edkins

Managing Director
BlackRock Investment Stewardship

Laura Shiffman

Professional Accounting Fellow
Financial Executives International

Neil Stewart

Director of Corporate Outreach
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB