A hybrid conference, offering both online and in-person experiences, bringing together thousands of governance, risk, compliance, audit and ESG professionals across all industries

AUSTIN, TX and Online September 13-14, 2022


Diligent’s Modern Governance Summit will bring together thousands of governance, risk, compliance, audit and ESG professionals across all industries to explore key issues like digital transformation, climate action and sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and more.

Join us for 2.5 days of education, networking and product training opportunities—with some fun along the way! From thought-leadership sessions to product training, the Modern Governance Summit is designed to elevate GRC practices across your organization.

The 2022 Modern Governance Summit is a hybrid conference, offering both online and in-person experiences. Continuing education credit will be available to those who attend the event, including CLE, CPD and CPE.



Network with – and learn from – your peers around the world


Hear from industry leaders and governance experts on the topics that matter most today


Learn more about digital solutions to meet your governance, risk, and compliance challenges


Gather best practices to enhance your effectiveness and leadership skills

What to Expect

2022 Pricing

Early-bird pricing extended!


Interested in becoming a sponsor?

Contact us to learn more about our sponsorship opportunities.


The 2022 agenda is now available! At the Modern Governance Summit, each virtual session will discuss powerful ideas around topics that matter the most today – ESG & diversity, digital transformation, cybersecurity, operational excellence and risk, compliance & audit.


Sherron Watkins

Enron Whistleblower

Shiza Shahid

Co-founder of Our Place and Co-founder and founding CEO of Malala Fund

Courtney Kamlet

VP, Group General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Vontier Corporation

Sudheendhra Putty

Associate Vice President & Company Secretary, Cyient Limited

Cynthia Cooper

WorldCon Whistleblower & Best-Selling Author

Enrique Acevedo

CBS News Correspondent

Andrew Dunbar

Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer Herbalife Nutrition

Kate Garfinkel

Senior Vice President - Chief Ethics, Compliance & Privacy Officer, Alcoa Corp


Note: for group registration, all registrants must complete their registration and check out together.


Fairmont Austin
101 Red River St
Austin, TX 78701

We’ve negotiated a discounted group rate at the Fairmont Austin, TX. The room rate is $255 per night for a standard room and $299 for an upgraded room. In addition to receiving a discounted rate, the nightly resort fee will be waived when you secure your room using our room block - granting you access to complimentary wi-fi access and the fitness center and pool. Group rates are available up to three days pre and post conference dates.

To receive the discounted room rate, please reserve your room by Thursday, August 18. The discounted rate is subject to availability.


Please feel free to reach out with any questions, at any time, to and one of our event team members will respond to you promptly.