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Governing Excellence

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Session

Location

08:15 - 09:15

Governing Excellence

Stream Opening

210 D

09:30 - 10:30

Governing Excellence

Finding Miyo Wahkohtowin: A Holistic Model for Postsecondary Leaders Engaging in Reconciliation (E)

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (2015) Calls to Action have pointed to the absence and/or invisibility of Indigenous Knowledge within education systems in Canada. Even before this, however, there was... Read More
210 H

09:30 - 10:30

Governing Excellence

The Global Post-Secondary Landscape: Trends and Challenges in Canada and Beyond (E/SI)

Colleges and institutes in Canada face unique challenges, but are also subject to the global shifts affecting the future of skills training. In this session, we will examine the Canadian... Read More
210 D

11:15 - 12:15

Governing Excellence

Crowdsourcing a Strategic Plan (E/SI)

In winter 2018-19, George Brown College needed to find a compelling way to engage its employees in the development of the college’s new strategic plan. Faced with multiple employee groups... Read More
210 D

11:15 - 12:15

Governing Excellence

From Vendor to Partner: BGIS’s Support of Colleges and Institutes through Work Integrated Learning and Energy Management (E)

Join the President of BGIS Canada and their partner institution SAIT to discuss how they moved their relationship from vendor to partner. Participants will learn how BGIS and SAIT are... Read More
210 H

14:00 - 15:00

Governing Excellence

Accessing our Collective Wisdom to Drive Meaningful Planning and Policy Making (E)

This interactive session is a space to go deep, ask brave questions and let curiosity drive conversation. Innovations that explore new interpretations of governing excellence will be shared. The panel... Read More
210 H

14:00 - 15:00

Governing Excellence

He waka eke noa – we’re all in this together (E/SI)

Effecting change for indigenous peoples in a post-secondary environment requires a strategic approach that encompasses the whole of institution – from governance to grass roots and everything in between. As... Read More
210 D

Track

Session

Location

10:15 - 11:15

Governing Excellence

How to deploy cultural intelligence from one’s environment through the indigenization of an institution – two examples from Ahuntsic College (F/SI)

As a follow-up to a presentation offered during the CICan 2019 Conference highlighting the first phases of the indigenization process undertaken by Ahuntsic College, participants will be asked to explore... Read More
210 D

10:15 - 11:15

Governing Excellence

The Agile Institution – A Model for Catalyzing Partnerships (E)

In this session, Centennial College will present Solv., a single-point of contact that connects companies seamlessly to a variety of business-enhancing opportunities and services across Centennial College for free. These... Read More
210 H

11:30 - 12:30

Governing Excellence

Educational Institutions as Creative Places to Work (E/SI)

Creative thinking is now more essential than ever as we face unprecedented challenges, from climate change to the rise of populism. This session will look at the 10 principles of... Read More
210 D

11:30 - 12:30

Governing Excellence

Nurturing the Equity Ecosystem: Purposeful Disruption in Pursuit of Equity and Excellence (E)

Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) believes that excellence in equity is a key lever to transform college education in Canada. In this moderated panel presentation, NSCC’s Equity Leadership Team will... Read More
210 H

13:30 - 14:30

Governing Excellence

A Singular Generational Partnership: Enhancing Post secondary Education in Nunavut (E)

After a highly competitive selection process Nunavut Arctic College chose Memorial University as a singular generational partner to build capacity in educational programs, training, research and governance. In 2019 the... Read More
210 H

13:30 - 14:30

Governing Excellence

Leadership in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: the Dimensions Program (E/SI)

Policies and practices that promote equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) have been shown to improve access to the largest pool of qualified individuals, strengthen organizations and increase the overall excellence... Read More
210 D