The Board Director Training Institute of Japan (BDTI) will soon offer: (a) a seminar on 11/28 by the ISS man in charge of proxy voting policy for Japan next year, with commentary on recent events by the Mr. Matsuzaki of the TSE's listing division, and information on recent trends about foreign and large investors, and (b) its first full "director training" course on 12/11 and 12/12.
The programs will be offered in Japanese. If you do not speak Japanese, by all means forward the two links below to any and all of your friends who may be interested, or who should (for their own sake) be interested in the light of recent events. The director training program has an excellent lineup of lecturers and will be the first course of its kind offered in Japan. BDTI is particularly interested to welcome women and foreigners as well as Japanese men.
(a) Seminar : Proxy Voting by the Large Shareholders of Japanese Companies, and ISS' Voting Policies and Point of View
(Co-sponsor: Westlaw Japan, Thomson Reuters, Supporters: The Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Japan）
Mr. Hiroyuki Matsuzaki, (General Manager, Listing Division, Tokyo Stock Exchange)
Takeyuki Ishida (Vice President of Institutional Shareholder Services)
Nicholas Benes (MC, Representative Director of BDTI)
Date: November 28, 2011 15:30-18:00