CGIC National CPD Webinar – COVID-19: Managing Your Supply Chain Risk

One of the most significant economic crises of our generation has been brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and Canada is poised to embed sustainability as a significant component of our recovery plans.  How do directors and leaders evaluate the associated risks, and help their organizations to minimize supply chain risk and ensure business continuity by implementing a well thought … Read More

Governance Institute of Australia’s National Conference – December 7-8

A Universe of Ideas: Leadership, Trust, and Foresight in the Spotlight at Governance Institute of Australia’s National Conference. The global leaders in governance and risk management will take center stage at the Governance Institute of Australia’s National Conference in December, launched for the first time in its 37-year history as a purely virtual event. With 18 sessions and more than 45 … Read More

Online DEAP Session Scheduled for December 1-3, 2020

The Directors’ Education and Accreditation Program (DEAP) welcomes experienced and newly appointed directors with management or professional experience. Participants are drawn from a mix of backgrounds including public, crown, and not-for-profit corporations. Work before the session – DEAP delivers critical content in a condensed period of time. When you register for DEAP, you will receive access to the study guides to … Read More

Call for Volunteers – 100th Anniversary Event

On its 100th Anniversary, the Canadian Division of The Chartered Governance Institute is seeking eager volunteers, including long-time members, students, and recent graduates, to participate on its National Membership Services and Growth Committee. This is an exciting opportunity for all categories of membership, to get involved, and to play an integral role in future growth, and expanded the business presence … Read More

Online DEAP Session Scheduled for October 13, 20, and 27, 2020

The DEAP welcomes experienced and newly appointed directors with management or professional experience. Participants are drawn from a mix of backgrounds including public, Crown and not-for-profit corporations. Work before the session – DEAP delivers critical content in a condensed period of time. When you register for DEAP, you will receive access to the study guides to be reviewed ahead time, ensuring … Read More

Online CPD Session – Break the Mold of Negativity Around Rules

CGIC hosted a complimentary CPD Session with Lewis S Eisen. The webinar Break the Mold of Negativity Around Rules took place on September 22, 2020 via Zoom Teleconference. A copy of Mr. Eisen’s presentation is also available:  Download PDF. Session Description: Often organizations claim to hold “respect for others” as a core value, but when you look at their rules documents the … Read More

Online DEAP Session Scheduled for September 23 – 25, 2020

The Directors’ Education and Accreditation Program (DEAP) is a short, intensive, and effective way for you to have a high-quality insight into the role of a board Director and provide you with knowledge of key areas related to that role. The program provides the tools to help you manage your responsibility to your organization, its stakeholders, and yourself in the best possible … Read More

CGI President’s Report to Members – July 2020

It is indeed a privilege to have been elected as The Chartered Governance Institute’s International President for the next two years (2020 – 2022). The Institute has a long and proud history of service to members, students and the governance community and to have the opportunity to be its International President is an honour and something to which I am … Read More

CGI International Launches The Governance Exchange

CGI International recently launched a new interview webcast series: The Governance Exchange. Each series focuses on a new topic or current affair at the heart of the governance profession, consisting of short, sharp, 1-to-1 interviews that bring to light the insights and experiences of leading practitioners, academics, and commentators across a range of countries. Watch Episode 7 – The response … Read More

CGIC’s International Qualifying Program Exams Are Going Online!

Dear CGIC Candidates, Those of you schedule to write your exams in November have already heard the news, but for those of you who have not heard… CGIC’s Exams Are Going Online! Starting with the November 2020 examination session, the assessment will stay in the form of an examination and will remain ‘closed book’, meaning you cannot refer to books, … Read More