MONTREAL, Sept. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute of Corporate Directors
("ICD") will bring together, next September 18th and 19th, numerous
internationally renowned specialists as well as several reputable directors
and business leaders for the 2008 Conference, Governance and Financial Markets
in North America.
This conference, under the Honorary Presidency of Denis Desautels, FCA,
Chairman of the board of Laurentian Bank and former Auditor General of Canada,
will offer a range of discussion panels and presentations for board directors
and senior executives who work closely with them.
The Institute of Corporate Directors invites corporate directors and
executives, analysts, financial experts, accountants, legal advisors, general
counsels and government representatives interested in governance and finance
to attend this event.
About the ICD
The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) is a member-based organization
that represents the director community in Canada. As a member institute of the
Global Director Development Circle, the ICD sets standards for Canadian
directors that are recognized both nationally and internationally. The ICD
certifies directors, grants the ICD.D title and educates directors through
events, continuing education and formal education as part of its Director
With a view to enhancing the quality of directorships in Canada, the ICD
acts as a valuable resource for directors of public, private, crown and
not-for-profit organizations, providing members with timely updates on
governance trends and benchmarking tools. Its motto is: Better directors,
better boards, better business.
For more information concerning the 2008 Conference, its program and the
list of speakers, please visit our web site at www.icdconference2008.com
For further information:
For further information: Laurent Morisset, C4 Communications,
Communications Director for ICD Quebec chapter, (514) 842-3535, ext. 221;
Media information: Sylvia Morin, Media relations for the 2008 Conference,