CGIC 100th Anniversary Celebration

CGIC hosted their 100th Birthday Celebration on November 30, 2020 via Zoom Teleconference. The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada turns 100 in 2020! In 1920, about half a dozen Chartered Secretaries, who had graduated in the UK, got together in Montreal and formed a “group”. At that point in time, the Institute had a By-Law 10 which permitted distinguished professionals … Read More

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

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

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 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

Online DEAP Session Scheduled for August 19 – 21, 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 … Read More