The Institute of Corporate Directors has 11 chapters across Canada. Each chapter hosts professional development and networking events for members to learn best practices from governance experts and share ideas with their peers.


Upcoming National Events

Cyber Security, What Do Board Members Need to Know?

23/01/2018 7:30:00 AM | Ottawa
Over 27,000 successful cyberattacks were reported during the first six months of 2017. With companies like Equifax and Yahoo! experiencing attacks, cybersecurity  is  more  of  a  “when,”  not  “if”  concern. A cyberattack  puts everything at risk, as an organization’s brand, reputation and intellectual property can be hijacked or stolen. A cyberattack can also lead to regulatory and compliance risks – elevating the issues to a board level concern.

NFP World of Executive Compensation

25/01/2018 3:30:00 PM | Mississauga
Non-profit boards know there are many grey areas that must be confronted as they make compensation decisions. They must balance the altruistic, internal, and financial needs against stakeholder interests for transparency and sector comparability, while attracting, retaining, and motivating talented executive teams.

Social Media – What do Directors Need to Know Including the Risks of Failures

31/01/2018 7:30:00 AM | Edmonton
Please join us at the beginning of a new year to discuss a significant challenge that organizations will face in 2018 – the role of social media and its influence. Boards must understand the implications of social media for corporate governance as it rapidly grows, including reputational risk, strategy, opportunities and questions directors should ask. 

Leading Effective CEO Succession

06/02/2018 3:30:00 PM | Toronto
This session will highlight research on the skills and attributes of high-performing CEOs, “better practices” for effective Board leadership of CEO succession as well as pitfalls to avoid through the process.

Effective CEO Succession Could Be the Ultimate Measure of Board Performance. Are You Ready? (Kitchener)

07/02/2018 7:15:00 AM | Kitchener-Waterloo
Learn how your organization and your board can prepare to succeed with succession planning.

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