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17th May, 2018
05:00 PM
Serena Hotel,
Kampala, UG

Award Phases

Award Phases

Phase 1: Nomination (this phase.). Any person with enough information to complete this nomination form can nominate any organization.

Phase 2: Review of nomination feedback forms against the minimum criteria. All nominations that meet the stated criteria will be shortlisted for further validation by the Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda.

Phase 3: Request for further information (online) for submission to the Awards Judges Board to facilitate scoring of all short-listed entries against the Judging Criteria. The outcome of this Phase is Judges selection of the top 5 entries per category, based on the highest Average score of the different Judges.

Phase 4: Feedback to each Shortlisted entry of the Judge’s selection. You will be notified whether your entry has been selected among the top 5 per category or not.

Phase 5: Field visits and validation of the top 5 entries per category. During the field visit the team from Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda will come with the cameraman for video profiling of the organization (and expect to meet the CEO and or Board chairman) and business journalist for a profile article in a magazine. The field team will confirm the accuracy of the information provided. Where the information provided is found to be inaccurate at this stage, the field team with permission from the Judges, may select the next best shortlisted organization from Phase 3 list above.

Phase 6: The profiles (video and print) are provided to the Judges for further review to select the top 3 per category including the Winner per category. Also, the top three shortlists in the category “Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Governance” to be made at this stage and the winner selected. 

Phase 7: Announcement of the Top 3 Shortlists and the Winners per category at the Awards Gala on 17th May 2018 at Serena International Conference Centre. All top 5 nominees and special invited guests are expected to attend.

Please note that Awards Judges Board decision is Final and cannot therefore be appealed.

2018 ICGU Corporate Governance Awards Timeline

Entry Submission Start Date

15 Feb 2018

16 April 2018

Entry Submission Deadline

Announcement of Winners

17 May 2018

Organised by                        Sponsored by
Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda
Grand Thornton Uganda
Managed by
Summit Consulting Limited

In a nutshell

The ICGU Corporate Governance Awards is a Platform to recognize outstanding Organizations that are at the vanguard of corporate governance excellence.

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