Top 10 C-level conferences and events

Top 10 C-level conferences and events
August 20, 2015

For the C-suite, selecting the conferences and events that will provide the most value can be a challenge. For this incredibly busy group of professionals—time is money.

Here's my list of the top 10 conferences designed for C-suite and executive management teams, hosted by some of the best finance and professional groups around.

The events below vary from free and open to the public to invite only—look out for special ways to request an invitation on their websites. Looking for CPE credits? A handful from this list offer up to 20.

Number Name Host Dates Location
1 AICPA CFO Conference American Institute of CPAs May 5–6, 2016 New Orleans
2 CFO Network Annual Meeting The Wall Street Journal Jun. 13–14, 2016 Washington, D.C.
3 CFO Summit Marcus Evans Nov. 12–14, 2015 Las Vegas
4 Chief Financial Officer Exchange Chief Financial Officer Exchange TBA TBA
5 Evolving a Compliance Strategy Innovation Enterprise/CFO Magazine Sept. 10–11, 2015 Boston
6 Compliance Week Annual Conference Compliance Week May 23–25, 2016 Washington, D.C.
7 Corporate Law Institute Tulane University Law School Spring New Orleans
8 Global Board Leaders’ Summit National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Sept. 26–29, 2015 Washington, D.C.
9 Key Issues Facing Boards of Directors: New SEC Enforcement Initiatives and Corporate Governance Risks Directors Roundtable Various Los Angeles, Dallas, and Boston
10 Outstanding Directors Exchange Financial Times Live Oct. 28–29, 2015 New York
Bonus Risk Management Summit "Explore the Evolving Risk Landscape" Innovation Enterprise/CFO Magazine Sept. 10–11, 2015 Boston

Our own annual user conference, The Exchange Community, is less than one month away. I hope to see you in Orlando, Sept. 14-17 for world-class speakers, networking, and events.

Mike Sellberg

About the author

Mike Sellberg is Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer at Workiva. He is the former EVP and CTO at iMed Studios and the former Divisional General Manager at Engineering Animation, Inc.