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

SOLD OUT- Cyber Security - From a Director's Perspective

01/03/2017 11:30:00 AM | Ottawa
Cyber Risk oversight is nuanced, complex and volatile. The panel will explore the issues facing Boards and Directors from different points of view: theory, reality, and best practices. This session will enhance Directors’ understanding of the new reality they face and focus on what they can do as Boards to maintain effective governance that will protect and enhance value in the evolving cyber landscape.

How to get on a Board of Directors: Where to Go, What to Do and What you Need

02/03/2017 11:30:00 AM | Fredericton
Serving on a board can be an incredibly rewarding experience for the properly prepared board member. This session will provide information and best practices for securing a position on a board of directors. Our distinguished speakers will offer keen insights on the topic, and discuss the considerations and skills and you need to develop to properly prepare yourself to become a board member.

Trade Agreements: A Bevy of Swans

02/03/2017 4:30:00 PM | Calgary
At a time when some world leaders and citizens are calling for tighter borders and revised trade agreements, how should Canadian directors be assessing their enterprise trade risks and opportunities?

Shareholder Activism- What Directors Need to Know

07/03/2017 7:15:00 AM | Vancouver
Shareholder activism is on the rise in Canada and around the Globe.  Shareholders are the owners and are exercising their rights when they are not satisfied with the company’s performance, direction, leadership, environmental record, social policies and a host of other reasons – frankly sometimes for the good of all shareholders and sometimes only for their own self-interest.   Companies and Directors need to take shareholder activism seriously and be prepared to respond.

The Gender Dividend in Family Business

07/03/2017 7:30:00 AM | Toronto
The Gender Dividend in Family Business Conference - Presented by: Clarkson Centre @ Rotman, Initiative for Women in Business @ Rotman , Grant Thornton LLP and Institute of Corporate Directors.

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