Presidents and Directors General Network Session (E)
April 26, 2021 | 10:00 - 12:00Track: CICan Network Meeting
Join The Conversation with Your Peers from Across the Country!
Closed Session for CICan Members ONLY
This session is an opportunity for Presidents and Directors General from across the country to come together virtually, meet new colleagues, network and discuss strategic issues that are critical to strengthen the college and institute system. Join this interactive networking session, organized in collaboration with CICan Coordinating Committee of the Presidents’ Leadership Network (PLN), to hear your peers’ perspectives and share yours.
|10:00 – 10:10|| Welcome, Introduction and Presentation of the Chair’s Report
|10:10 – 10:50|| Federal Budget 2021 – What’s in for colleges and institutes?
Velma McColl, Principal, and Andre Albinati, Principal – Earnscliffe Strategy Group
|10:50 – 11:00||CICan New Narrative|
|11:00 – 11:30||Changing Narratives: Moving Forward
Breakout Sessions moderated by CICan Coordinating Committee members on five (5) key topic areas.
|Breakout Session 1 – Advancing the SDGs: The Role of Colleges and Institutes|
|Breakout Session 2 – Improving Digital Infrastructure and Cybersecurity|
|Breakout Session 3 – Championing Equity, Diversity and Inclusion|
|Breakout Session 4 – Skilling for a Resilient Recovery|
|Breakout Session 5 – Future Proofing International Students Recruitment and Immigration|
|11:30 – 11:40||Presentation of CICan 2021 Distinguished Service Award|
|11:40 – 11:50||How CICan is changing the narrative?
|11:50 – 11:55||Signing of Declaration of Groningen|
|11:55 – 12:00||Closing Remarks