Corporate Directors Forum offers a variety of programs which provide director education and peer networking opportunities for board directors, executive management and those who support them. We are dedicated to providing leading edge conferences, regular breakfast meetings and other special events featuring corporate governance thought leaders and experts.

Upcoming Events
Corporate Directors Forum members may attend all monthly breakfast programs at no charge as part of their membership benefits, although registration is required. Members also receive exclusive discounts on special evening programs and other select Corporate Directors Forum events and affiliated programs. Guests may attend all open programs and events at the designated non-member rate.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
“Invasion of the Data Miners: The Sequel”
CDF "BIG THINK" Series
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00am - 9:00am Please check back later for more details on this event.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Director of the Year Awards 2017
Special Evening Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Past Events
Corporate Directors Forum’s programs have welcomed esteemed speakers and panelists, such as mediator, Ken Feinberg; former Allergan CEO, David Pyott; author/commentator, Bethany McLean; former Ambassador to China and Qualcomm director, Clark T. Randt; Nuvasive CEO, Greg Lucier; economist, Stephen Moore; former TARP Administrator ,Neel Kashkari; commentator, Herb Greenberg; former Governor Tom Ridge; and many others.
February 8, 2017:
“How Great Boards STAY Great”
Open Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00 - 9:00am
January 24, 2017:
Special Invitation: “Dinner with SEC”
San Diego's FEI Invites CDF Members
December 13, 2016:
Members-Only Breakfast: “A Fully Engaged & Cohesive Workforce: A TOP Priority for CEOs & Boards!”
Members-Only Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00-9:00 am
October 18, 2016:
Andrew Fastow: Lessons Learned from Enron’s Former CFO
Special Evening Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 5:30pm - 8:00pm
July 21, 2016:
“Lonely at the Top: Where Does the CEO Turn for Advice?”
Open Breakfast Program
Hyatt Regency La Jolla 7:00am - 9:00am
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Annual Events
Monday-Tuesday, May 16 & 17, 2016
Governance Academy: The Essentials of Corporate Directorship
University of San Diego Contact CDF for 2017 course dates!
Thursday, September 22, 2016
2016 Director of the Year Awards
Hyatt Regency La Jolla
Sunday-Tuesday, January 22-24, 2017
Directors Forum: Directors, Management & Shareholders in Dialogue
University of San Diego