CGIC Webinar – Harnessing Emotional Intelligence to Elevate Boardroom Success

In the fast-paced and high-stakes environment of the boardroom, we may undervalue, dismiss, or not even be aware of one of the largest single predictors of our professional success – emotional intelligence (EI). This signature attribute plays an integral role in shaping the dynamics, communication and decision-making processes within the boardroom. In this one-hour interactive webinar, we: shatter myths about … Read More

POSTPONED: CGIC Webinar – How to Bridge Corporate Strategy Execution Gaps Through Agile Project Management Governance Practices

This session is in the process of being POSTPONED. We will advise once we are able to get it back on the schedule. In today’s fast-paced and ever-changing business environment, organizations face numerous challenges in effectively executing their corporate strategies. While strategies are carefully crafted in the boardroom, the real test lies in their successful implementation. This is where agile … Read More

CGIC Webinar – Beyond the Rhetoric: Leading with Intentional Inclusion in Today’s Healthcare Workplace

Despite the increasing rhetoric in the Inclusive Workplace, minorities still face barriers to progressing beyond entry levels in the healthcare workplace. These barriers need to be eliminated, and intentional paths need to be created to ensure that everyone including minorities can reach their full potential in the healthcare workplace. Enhancing an inclusive healthcare workforce that moves minorities beyond the entry … Read More

CGIC Webinar – You’ve Made a Strategic Plan, Now What?

Most organizations fail to realize their strategic goals. This webinar will describe strategy from four perspectives – planning/process, formulation, implementation, and monitoring. After a brief overview of planning and formulation, the focus will be on governors’ considerations for strategy implementation and monitoring. The topic will conclude with recommendations for governors responsible for strategic oversight and an opportunity for questions and … Read More

CGIC Webinar – Ethical Dilemmas in Times of Turbulence

***RESCHEDULED TO NOVEMBER*** In times of turbulence ethical dilemmas are heightened. While the immediate impulse may be to prioritize safety and stability, the question arises: at what cost? Measures such as surveillance for public safety can conflict with privacy rights, and limited resources can force agonizing decisions about who receives care. Leaders may face the dilemma of transparency versus the … Read More

CGIC Webinar – Conflicts of Interest in the Boardroom

CGIC Webinar

If you have ever felt uncomfortable with how conflicts of interest were handled by a board, join us for an interactive discussion on both the legal considerations and board dynamics of effectively managing conflicts of interest in the boardroom. All board members bring their professional backgrounds and experiences, as well as their current involvements and connections (both personal & professional), … Read More

CGI Webinar – Governance for Family-owned Companies

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Family-owned companies, whether small, medium, or large, can benefit from good governance practices. They face unique challenges in regard to succession planning, separation of powers, and sustainability. When is the optimal time to put in place some of the ingredients of a traditional governance structure, such as a board with independent directors or audit & risk committees? What sort of … Read More

CGIC Announces 2023-2024 Board of Directors

The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada, The Institute representing leaders in the practice of good governance, announces the appointment of its 2023-2024 Board of Directors. These positions took effect as of June 20, 2023. Kim Chua Assumes Role of President; William Holmes and Shauna Mason join the Executive Committee. The full slate of Officers for 2023-24 includes: President, Member at … Read More

Canada Division Celebrates 2023 Award Recipients

The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada (CGIC) celebrated its 2023 award winners on June 20, 2023, in conjunction with their AGM. Michel Chenier, FCG, P.Adm., Acc.Dir. (QC) received the Distinguished Professional Service Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the Governance profession. Michel Chenier is a Canadian Businessman who worked in Canada and foreign countries mainly in the Cooperative … Read More

CGIC AGM – June 20, 2023

TAKE NOTICE that the Annual General Meeting of The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada (the “Corporation”) will be held via zoom video conference (link) on Tuesday, June 20, 2023, at 6:00 pm ET to conduct the following business: 1.To receive the financial statements and the auditor’s report thereon for the year ended December 31, 2022.2.To appoint the auditor for the … Read More