Know How


Afternoon Presentation with Ivan Lansberg: "Governing Family Enterprises: How to Achieve Consensus Among Family Members and Implement Lasting Structures"

Josh Baron: "Institute for Family Governance Ownership Models and Effective Governance"


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Governing the Family Enterprise: The Evolution of Family Councils, Assemblies & Constitutions

Dennis Jaffe & Edward Vergara

Governance Structures that Actually Fit a Psychological Model of Human Behavior

John W. Ambrecht & Michael D. Whitty

Adapt, Change or Disappear: Four-Dimensional Wealth

David R. York

Fiduciary Challenges & Resolutions—Case Studies

Daniel F. Lindley, Laurent Roux, Caterina Benati, & Babetta von Albertini

Strengthening the Family Business by Empowering the Next Generation

Andrew Keyt & Carolyn A. Reers

Crisis or Opportunity? How Best to Work through Challenging Family Business Transitions

Scott Mitchell, Jamie Forbes, & Mitzi Perdue

NextGen Beneficiary Involvement with Social Impact Investing—Passing Fad or
Transformative Opportunity?

Donnel Baird, Doug Macauley, & Drew Mason

Keynote: Texas Patriarch—The Rise and Fall of a Family Business

Doug Box