The Directors College would like to thank all of our valued sponsors!
Your ongoing support and commitment to our vision has enabled The Directors College to remain the premier choice for Director Education.
Joint Venture Partners
The Conference Board of Canada a founding member of the joint venture partnership forming The Directors College in 2003. They are the foremost independent, not-for-profit research organization in Canada. They deliver insights on economics, public policy and organizational performance. With The Conference Board of Canada we are able to offer access to thought leadership in Governance, Compliance, CSR, Risk and Public Policy relevant to our alumni.
The DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University is a founding member of the joint venture partnership which formed The Directors College. Degroote School of Business delivers education with purpose. While they instill a sense of purpose in their graduates, they also have a collective purpose to help transform business and society. Through McMaster University all of The Directors College delegates have a universally recognized university designation upon successful completion of the programs.
Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs) are Canada’s trusted business leaders. They are highly valued for their financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight, management skills and leadership. The CPA Certification Program is a challenging and rigorous education program that meets the needs of business, public practice and government. Becoming a CPA means a commitment to excellence and high professional standards, and is your key to a highly successful career.
Special Discount: CMAO and CPAO members are entitled to receive 10% off Directors College programs. Enter the discount code CMAO or CPAO on the checkout page when registering for courses. All discount codes are verified by Directors College staff.
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. We’re committed to doing our part in building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities.
McCarthy Tétrault is a Canadian law firm that delivers integrated business law, litigation services, tax law, real property law, labour and employment law nationally and globally through offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal and Québec City, as well as London, UK.
NATIONAL is Canada’s largest communications consultancy, with offices in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Ottawa, Quebec City, Halifax and Saint John, as well as international offices in New York and London. NATIONAL is the Canadian partner of Burson-Marsteller, a WPP company.
Hay Group is a global management consulting firm that works with leaders to transform strategy into reality. We develop talent, organize people to be more effective and motivate them to perform at their best. Our focus is on making change happen and helping people and organizations realize their potential.
The Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia delivers forward-thinking executive education programs for forward-looking organizations. Sauder Executive Education delivers programs designed to make a real difference in the way you do business. Their aim is to help individuals and organizations achieve hard-hitting business results through relevant, integrated and action-oriented learning. Sauder School of Business is our partner for the Chartered Director (C.Dir.) program delivery in Vancouver BC.
Travelers Canada is part of an industry-leading international team. Committed to continuously evolving to meet your ever-changing needs, approximately 1,700 employees across Canada help customers prepare for, prevent, and recover from loss. Their commitment to outstanding service combined with our comprehensive insurance-based solutions gives individuals and businesses the confidence they need to feel secure.
Special Coverage For Alumni: See details for alumni coverage available here.
The Institute of Internal Auditors of Canada is a professional association with headquarters in Ottawa, Canada. IIA Canada has over 7500 members within Canada in internal audit, risk management, governance, internal control, IT audit, education and security. IIA Canada works in partnership with
12 Chapters across the nation to provide training, publications and services to members, and advocating for the profession to key government and regulatory bodies and related organizations.
Special Discount: IIA Canada members are entitled to receive 10% off Directors College programs. Enter the discount code IIA Canada on the checkout page when registering for courses. All discount codes are verified by Directors College staff.
The Directors College and the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés (CAS) of Université Laval have a reciprocal agreement, whereby their respective designations Chartered Director (C.Dir.) and Administrateur de Sociétés Certifié (ASC) are recognized as equivalent. Upon completion graduates of either program can apply for dual designation.
- Module 1: Accountability and Change in Vancouver, BC (March 28-30, 2019)
- Module 4: Effective Governance Under Complex Circumstances in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (April 11-13, 2019)
- Module 5: The Board Simulation in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (May 2-4, 2019)
- Module 2: Leadership and Strategy in Vancouver, BC (May 30-1, 2019)
- Module 3: Oversight and Finance in Vancouver, BC (September 12-14, 2019)