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

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

Ontario Branch Update – June 2020

Please kindly follow this link for the Progress of the Sustainability and Growth Plan for National Board in respect of the Canadian Division. As well, sincere congratulations to the following Ontario Members for their Association milestones which is a great achievement: Roderick Chung – 50 yearsHoward Keck – 50 yearsDaniel Shepardson – 35 yearsRobin Dunn – 25 yearsChoisy Christy – 25 yearsDavid … 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

Reminder: Renew Your 2021 CGIC Membership

If you have not renewed your CGIC membership for 2021, please login to your account and renew your membership today. As a member of CGIC, you are a leader in good governance with world-class transferable qualifications. Our members receive access to continuing professional development, robust best practices, and exclusive industry insights in governance, compliance, and risk management. In addition, your membership grants … Read More

CFPA to Dissolve

The Canadian Foundation for Professional Administration (CFPA) in recent years has not been active in its stated purpose and has experienced a continued reduction in revenues to the point that operating expenses are expected to exceed revenues. As a result, the members of the CFPA unanimously approved a resolution for the dissolution of the Corporation at the Annual General Meeting … Read More