Custom Courses

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Looking for a governance education program that’s custom-designed to the unique needs of your organization? We’ll work with you to create exactly what you’re looking for.

Graduation and Alumni Event

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We had a wonderful time honouring alumni and celebrating at our newest university accredited graduates at our Annual Graduation and Alumni Event on May 26, 2017. Thank you to all who attended.

Q&A With John Manley

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John Manley answers questions about what makes a successful board, a good CEO, and what are the characteristics of a good board member.


Program Dates: Ontario

April 6

Communication and Social Responsibility: Module 4
Apr 6–8 | Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

May 25

The Board Simulation: Module 5
May 25–27 | Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

September 21

Accountability and Change: Module 1
Sep 21–23 | Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Program Dates: Vancouver

June 1

Leadership and Strategy: Module 2
Jun 1–3 | Vancouver, BC

September 14

Oversight and Finance: Module 3
Sep 14–16 | Vancouver, BC

October 19

Communication and Social Responsibility: Module 4
Oct 19–21 | Vancouver, BC

Digital Governance

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Digital innovation has the potential for whole new business models and market valuations.

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Our mission is to advance transformative governance for the benefit of business and society, enabling our alumni to be forward thinking (Know), values-driven (Be), and change enabling (Do).

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