Upcoming Events

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Getting Board Ready

Women Get on Board in partnership with BMO

Getting yourself board-ready is a journey where you need to be realistic in your skills, experience and value you bring to a board. You also need to be mindful that it is a very competitive market-place. There is an over-supply of qualified corporate directors for a limited supply of available corporate board seats.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1.5 CPD hours

LOCATION

Terminal City Club, 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC

DATE

March 4, 2020

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ESG and the Role of the Board

Women Get on Board in partnership with Gowling WLG

Driving sustainable business practices in companies requires oversight, insight & foresight from the board of directors. Today there is an imperative that sustainability be added to the board's agenda as part of the board's critical role to consider Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks and opportunities.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

LOCATION

Toronto Region Board of Trade, First Canadian Place - Lennox Hall East, 77 Adelaide Street West, Toronto, ON

DATE

February 24, 2020

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Advanced Corporate Governance

CPA Ontario

This course, with The Directors College faculty member Richard Leblanc, will explore key topical issues in organizational governance in depth, including shareholder accountability; the governance of risk; the strategic role of boards; the governance of executive pay; cybersecurity and social media governance; CEO and board succession planning; conduct and ethical governance; and regulatory developments impacting boards of directors and professional accountants.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 7.5 CPD hours

LOCATION

CPA Ontario The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West, Toronto, ON

DATE

February 24, 2020

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Audit Committee Perspective on Cyber Issues

Women Get on Board in partnership with KPMG

Cyber security is no longer just an IT problem – it's a significant business risk. In the age of disruption and mounting online risks, digital security is a responsibility all departments must bear. That includes audit committees who need to become more flexible in their approach, dynamic in their execution, and in-tune with today's cyber risk environment.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1.5 CPD hours

LOCATION

KPMG LLP offices 150 Elgin Street Suite 1800 Ottawa, ON

DATE

February 13, 2020

Webinars (ON-DEMAND)

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Women Inc. Conference Recordings

CPA Ontario

This four-part video suite features presentations recorded at CPA Ontario’s annual conference inspiring women to push through barriers and achieve success in their professional lives.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 3.5 CPD hours

AVAILABILITY

Online: Available for 30 days after registration closes, may watch as any times as needed.

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A Fresh Look at the HRC: An Evolving Mandate & Approach to 2020

Compensation Governance Partners and WATSON Advisors

The importance of the Human Resources Committee (HRC) is on the rise, evolving from a primary focus on compensation to a broader mandate that carries significant weight. Learn how the HRC can best position itself and trends in HRC mandates, composition/skills, practices and compensation.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar November 14, 2019 12pm - 1pm EST

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Tenets of Good Corporate Governance

The Conference Board of Canada

Leading governance expert Richard Leblanc and Jo Iwasaki of ACCA discuss themes and issues that commonly recur across the debate on corporate governance.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar September 12, 2018

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Marijuana and the Workplace: What Leaders and the Board Should Know

The Conference Board of Canada

Bonny Mak, an employment and labour lawyer with Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm. She discusses the evolving legal context associated with marijuana, as well as shares some key considerations for leaders and the board in updating policies and drug and alcohol programs to protect both organizations and workers under the coming changes.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar July 19, 2018

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How to Succeed as a Non-Profit Board Director

The Conference Board of Canada

Join us for this 60-minute session as lawyer Josephine Victoria Yam walks us through the fundamentals on how to succeed as a non-profit board director.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar March 21, 2018

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Building a Cyber Savvy Board

The Conference Board of Canada

During this webinar, Dr. Kabilan outlines six key insights for building a cyber savvy board.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar February 1, 2018

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The Secret Behind Board Chair Success: Providing Effective Board Leadership

The Conference Board of Canada

Join governance expert and researcher Stanislav Shekshnia as he shares the findings from the INSEAD study including the role of Board Chairs and best practices from top Chairs to effectively lead a board of directors.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 1 CPD hours

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Recorded Webinar January 18, 2018

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Ethics: Lies, Alternative Facts and Professional Skepticism

CPA Ontario

Experience "story style" audio learning in this high quality ProDio course. Listen and learn while you’re on the go and complete your professional development at your own convenience – anytime, anywhere.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 2 CPD hours

AVAILABILITY

Online: Available for 30 days after registration
closes, may watch as any times as needed.

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Ethics: Conversations in the Boardroom and in the Hallways

CPA Ontario

Throughout this course, expert interviews provide insights into how to manage the tone at the top, the benefits of diversity in the boardroom and the threat of unconscious bias.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credits: Qualifies for 2.5 CPD hours

AVAILABILITY

Online: Available for 30 days after registration
closes, may watch as any times as needed.