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The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) welcomed the spotlight on innovation in the federal budget. In particular, the ICD supports initiatives that would accelerate hiring times for global talent, support investment in high-growth potential companies and provide additional funding for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.
The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) and Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP have made available to all Canadian public boards a complimentary Board Diversity Policy Template designed to simplify the process of drafting a gender diversity policy and to provide a tool for boards to begin or advance their process of diversification.
This week, the Government of Canada tabled a bill to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act. The legislation follows over two years of stakeholder consultation and is aimed at modernizing Canada's legal and regulatory framework for nearly 270,000 federally incorporated corporations.
The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), Canada’s national association for boards and directors, today announced the appointment of Rahul Bhardwaj, LL.B, ICD.D as President and Chief Executive Officer.
The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), Canada’s national association for boards and directors, today released guidance on director-shareholder engagement. The ICD endorses engagement in a way that complements management-led investor relations as an important means of fostering understanding that can help boards better oversee strong, innovative and growing companies.