The “Purpose” of a Corporation and the Stakeholder Model

The Institute for Governance (IGOPP) and the Institute of Corporate Directors Quebec Chapter (ICD Quebec) are pleased to announce a virtual conference on the purpose of the corporation, the shift towards stakeholder governance and ESG with Martin Lipton, foremost authority on corporate law and governance issues and co-founder of  Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.  

This conference is a way for IGOPP to mark its 15th anniversary and to celebrate its achievements since its foundation in 2005. Me Lipton and Dr. Yvan Allaire, Chair of the Board of IGOPP, will discuss some of the most relevant governance issues. Me Maryse Bertrand, Chair of the Board of ICD Quebec, will act as moderator for this conference.

Participants will have the chance to ask their questions to the panelists.

Note that the conference will be held in English.

Registration is free but required.

Me Martin Lipton
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Dr. Yvan Allaire, PhD (MIT), FRSC
Chair of the Board, IGOPP
Emeritus Professor of Strategy, UQAM

Me Maryse Bertrand, Ad. E., MSc (RM)
Chair of the Board, ICD (Quebec Chapter)