Engage with other Board Leaders

New opportunities and challenges in corporate governance require new approaches. Our initiatives address the issues that are at the top of the boardroom agenda. They provide a cross-functional, cross-disciplinary, and cross-organizational platform for governance practitioners and experts to discuss trends and develop new solutions.

  • Initiative

    Chapter Zero Switzerland

    Chapter Zero Switzerland focuses on promoting climate change awareness and action among board leaders in Switzerland. It provides a platform for peer exchange, offering guidance on integrating climate considerations into board governance.

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    Female Board Pool

    The Female Board Pool is aimed at promoting gender diversity and increasing the representation of women on corporate boards. It offers a network of highly qualified female professionals who are interested in serving as board members.

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    ro:bo:ards focuses on the role of data and artificial intelligence. The initiative aims at empowering boards to harness the power of data and ai.

Empowering Board Leaders

Benefit from the full power of the combined offerings of the Swiss Board School, the Swiss Institute of Directors, and the International Center for Corporate Governance.


Equip yourself with the skills needed to become an even more effective board chair, member, or secretary. Benefit from a broad range of education programs and a knowledge base that combines best board practices with educational excellence.


Nurture your network and share ideas with other board leaders facing the same opportunities and challenges. Develop your board portfolio by identifying, assessing, and pursuing opportunities for open board positions.


Gain insights into the latest regulatory developments and academic research in corporate governance. Stay ahead of the curve by learning about upcoming trends and developments so you can truly add value to your boards.