Media Advisory - What is The State of Business Leadership in Canada, Today ... and Tomorrow?
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All delegates and guest speakers are being asked to complete a survey prepared by Knightsbridge before they attend the conference to get their current views on the state of Canadian business leadership and what their organizations are, or should be, doing to respond. The answers will be presented and discussed during the two-day conference.
When: December 7- 8, 2009 Who: Vince Molinaro, Managing Director, KnightsbridgeMICA, and Liane M. Davey, Principal, KnightsbridgeMICA, will open the conference by exploring what leadership is, what it means to you and its role in your organization, Monday at 8:00 a.m. Catharine A. Larkin, Director, KnightsbridgeMICA, will discuss how to improve results with inspirational leadership, Monday at 11:30 a.m. Courtney Pratt, Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Region Research Alliance, and Author, Into the Blast Furnace: The Forging of a CEO's Conscience, will deliver the keynote presentation, Making Tough Decisions in a Tough Environment, Monday at 12:15 p.m. Ron J. McKerlie, Deputy Minister, Associate Secretary to Cabinet, and Member, Executive Development Committee, Government of Ontario, will discuss the challenges of developing leadership in the Ontario Public Service, Monday at 4:00 p.m. Insights and perspectives from Canadian leaders, including: Alberta G. Cefis, Executive Vice-President and Head, Global Transaction Banking, Scotiabank Paul Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, PCL Constructors Inc. Justin R. Fogarty, Partner, Davis LLP Hari K. Panday, President and Chief Executive Officer, North American Region, ICICI Wealth Management Inc. Where: Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St., Toronto
For more information, visit: http://www.conferenceboard.ca/conf/09-0187/default.aspx
This event is presented in partnership with Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions, and sponsored by the Institute of Corporate Directors, bullfrogpower, and zerofootprint.
As Canada's fastest growing human capital consulting firm, Knightsbridge helps organizations strengthen the capability of their leaders and employees to deliver results. Integrated teams of specialists in the areas of Leadership Capacity, Executive Search, People Productivity and Career Transition work seamlessly to diagnose and deliver on your organization's unique human capital needs, ensuring you have the right people, in the right place, at the right time.
Media must register in advance.For further information: or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 221, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org