The ICD is the definitive resource for Canada's directors. Through education, tools and resources, thought leadership and advocacy, members can leverage and translate a wealth of shared wisdom into the highest standard of directorship.

Optimize your board performance

Participate in national director education programs to build better directors, better boards and better business. ICD-Rotman Directors Education Program (DEP) – a highly interactive 12-day course offered nationally at top business schools.
ICD-Rotman NFP Program – an intensive two-day, interactive program that provides key learning on NFP governance.
ICD.D Designation – represents a commitment to ongoing learning and professional development. For graduates of the DEP.
Short Courses – practical, one-day courses designed by directors for directors for a hands-on approach.

Canada's 'go-to' community for directors

Learn, engage and network with Canada's director community for shared wisdom and lasting impact. Local Chapter Events –  local events, seminars and panel discussions on timely governance issues with peers.
ICD National Conference & Fellowship Awards – insightful discussions on director issues and recognition of excellence in the boardroom, held annually.
ICD Directors Register – a national board matching and referral service connecting ICD members with boards searching for director candidates.
Advocacy and Policy – representing the voice of directors on matters of governance policy and regulation.
Digital Media Platforms – audio and video webcasts, webinars, and national LinkedIn group for continuous learning anytime, anywhere.

Stay current on issues and trends

Equip yourself with insights, news and relevant governance resources for a board that's ahead of the curve. Resource Centre – an online comprehensive searchable database for current and relevant resources on all areas of corporate governance.
Director Journal – a bi-monthly print publication with articles written by experienced directors and subject matter experts.
Director Lens – a regular communiqué to ICD members with a focus on current issues of relevance to directors, as well as upcoming events across Canada, ICD course deadlines and board opportunities.
ICD BoardInfo – supports members with their board work and other research needs with access to comprehensive director and governance-related resources. 

For more information on member benefits, contact Jane Grant, Coordinator, Member Relations at 416-593-7741 (toll-free 1-877-593-7741) ext 221 or by email at