Join us for two days of discussion as we address the most critical challenges, create solutions, and provide guidance for decision-makers of crown corporations and public sector entities.

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS
Thomas H. Yeo

Thomas H. Yeo

Counsel
Torys LLP

Thomas H. Yeo

Carlton D. Mathias

Vice President Law, ESG and Corporate Secretary
Ontario Power Generation Inc.

FEATURED SPEAKERS
speaker

Serge Bijimine

Assistant Deputy Minister
Transport Canada

speaker

Diana Birkett Rakow

Vice President, Public Affairs & Sustainability
Alaska Airlines Inc.

speaker

Jean-Francois Tremblay

Deputy Minister
Natural Resources Canada

speaker

Jennifer Robinson

Executive Director, Internal Audit Policy and Communities, Office of the Comptroller General
Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

speaker

Douglas Scott

Deputy Minister, Crown Agencies Secretariat
Ministry of Finance, Government of British Columbia

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Clare Wardle

General Counsel and Company Secretary
Coca-Cola Europacific Partners plc, UK

THIS YEAR’S HIGHLIGHTS
  • THINK TANK How to Meet Diversity Standards for Your Board, Gauging Public Expectations and Identifying Diversity Barriers
  • Pivoting After an Election: Transitioning and Fostering Productive Working Relationships with an Incoming Minister
  • Top Mistakes to Avoid and How to Transition from a Corporate Social Responsibility framework (CSR) to an Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) framework
  • CEO Performance Appraisal: How to Manage Performance Reviews, Evaluations, and Compensation Transparency
  • Crisis Communication and Reputational Risk Management: Lessons from Private and Public Sectors’ on How to Respond to Public Controversy Challenges and Continue to Serve its Customers
A MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR

Federal and Provincial Crown Corporations and Agencies

  • Chairs
  • Directors
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Presidents
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • General Counsel
  • Corporate Secretaries
  • In-House Counsel
  • Chief Risk Officers
  • Risk Managers
  • Compliance Officers

 
AND:

  • Governance Consultants
  • Governance Lawyers
  • Public Sector Accountants
  • HR Professionals
  • Risk Managers and Directors
  • Public Relations Firms
ABOUT THIS CONFERENCE

The annual Crown Corporate Governance conference brings relevant and practical discussions to achieving board excellence for crown corporations and the public sector.

Over two days, experts will delve into the most critical challenges for decision-makers, discuss solutions and provide guidance.

Reserve your seat among the chairs and board members of leading federal and provincial crown corporations, as well as government and public sector executives who will impart knowledge on the political framework for the upcoming year. Achieve insight and practical solutions on obstacles and challenges impeding board directors today.

Network with key stakeholders, crown, government, public sector leaders, and top academics to tackle core challenges and return to your organization with new insights to achieve your goals and objectives

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CPD Accreditation

This 2-day conference program can be applied towards 4 of the 9 substantive hours, as well as 1 of the 3 EDI hours, of annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as required by the Law Society of Ontario. Members will also receive an additional 3 substantive hours for attending pre-conference Workshop B. Learn More

2021 Conference Recording

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PAST ATTENDING ORGANIZATIONS
  • Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council
  • Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission
  • Alcohol & Gaming Commission Ontario
  • Auditor General of Canada
  • BC Oil & Gas Commission
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Black Legal Action Centre
  • Board Governance Services
  • Business Development Bank of Canada – BDC
  • Canada Council for the Arts
  • Canada Development Investment Corporation
  • Canada Infrastructure Bank
  • Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
  • Canada Post
  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • Canadian Air Transport Security Authority
  • Canadian Commercial Corporation
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • Canadian Race Relations Foundation
  • Carleton University
  • Centre for Addiction & Mental Health
  • City of Ottawa
  • Crown Agencies and Board Resourcing Office
  • Crown Investments Corporation of SK
  • Cultural Property Export Review Board
  • Defence Construction Canada
  • Dentons Canada LLP
  • Diligent Corporation
  • Drysdale Bacon McStravick LLP
  • Durham College
  • eHealth Saskatchewan
  • Export Development Canada
  • Farm Credit Canada
  • Farm Products Council of Canada
  • Federal Bridge Corporation Ltd
  • Financial & Consumer Services Commission
  • Government of Nunavut
  • Government of Ontario
  • GTV Consulting Inc
  • Hansell LLP
  • IDRC
  • Infrastructure and Communities
  • Infrastructure Canada
  • Mackenzie Valley Land & Water Board
  • Manitoba Arts Council
  • Manitoba Hydro
  • McMillan LLP
  • Ministry of Tourism Arts Culture & Sport
  • National Capital Commission
  • Natural Resources Canada
  • New Brunswick Insurance Board
  • New Brunswick Power Corporation
  • Nova Scotia Business Inc
  • Nova Scotia Gaming Corporation
  • Nova Scotia Lands
  • Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation
  • Nunavut Development Corporation
  • Office of Ken Tennenhouse
  • Ontario Association of Police Services Board
  • Ontario Clean Water Agency
  • Ontario Northland
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Papazian Heisey Myers
  • Privy Council Office
  • Public Sector Integrity Commissioner
  • Public Services & Procurement Canada
  • Qulliq Energy Corporation
  • Resource Productivity & Recovery Authority
  • Royal Canadian Mint
  • Royal Ontario Museum Board of Governors
  • Scarborough Health Network
  • SLSMC
  • Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council
  • Standards Council of Canada
  • Torys LLP
  • Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
  • VIA Rail Canada Inc
  • Watson Advisors Inc
  • Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
  • Workplace Safety & Insurance Board
  • WorkSafeNB
WHAT PAST ATTENDEES HAVE TO SAY
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The best gathering of crown corporation representatives in Canada each year.

Chair, FCNB
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This was my 1st Governance conference & overall I enjoyed the presentations and topics.

Sr Advisor Business Services, Nunavut
Business Credit Corporation
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All topics presented were very current & topical. Lots of ideas to bring back.

Policy Advisor, WDBA
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