diverse board members facilitating collaboration to solve problems

Facilitating Collaboration: Helping Board Directors Bridge Differences to Solve Tough Problems

The Directors College welcomed author and global expert on collaboration processes and 2022 Social Innovator of the Year, Adam Kahane, for a webinar focused on transformative facilitation, a structured approach for addressing complex and problematic situations, and how to work with your board to remove obstacles, bridge differences, and move forward.

Solar panels addressing the challenge of climate change with Elizabeth May

Addressing the Challenges of Climate Change in the Boardroom

On April 11, Principal of The Directors College, Michael Hartmann welcomed former Federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May to Module 4 for a conversation about climate change and how leaders need to think differently in order to lead their organizations through the threat of environmental change.

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The Impact of the Acceleration of Disruptive Technologies on Leaders and Boards

Guest panelist Mike Steep, Executive Director, The Disruptive Technologies and Digital Cities (DTDC) Program, Stanford University Global Projects Center for a conversation with Michael Hartmann, Principal of The Directors College to explore the acceleration of disruptive technologies, the ensuing opportunities and risks, and key impacts to business leaders and board directors.

Perry Bellegarde keynote speaker for 2021 graduation event

The Directors College 2021 Annual Graduation & Alumni Event Recap

The Directors College was pleased to celebrate its Chartered Director program graduates and recognize their achievement at the virtual 2021 Annual Graduation & Alumni Event on October 6.

Michael Hartmann and Chantale Coulombe signing a new reciprocal agreement for ASC

New partnership agreement between TDC and CAS – New pricing to obtain the reciprocal designation C.Dir. – ASC.

Ten years after the first partnership agreement between The Directors College (TDC) and the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés (CAS), the two institutions have reviewed the terms of their agreement to make amendments to various items including the terms and conditions of obtaining the reciprocal designation C.Dir. – ASC and in particular, the price to obtain the designation.

The Directors College Annual Graduation and Alumni Event 2018

A recap of The Directors College Annual Graduation and Alumni Event 2018.

2018 Innovation Governance Program Recap

A recap of The Directors College Innovation Governance Program that took place April 2018


A message from Dr. Michael Hartmann, Principal of The Directors College

Dr. Hartmann shares a new and emerging theme that will be weaving its way through a number of The Directors College activities and programs in 2018: Innovation Governance.