Cost: $349 + tax for FOUR Streams including all SIXTEEN sessions over the year.
Location: Zoom Webinar with Slido interactive tool
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am
CPD Hours: 24 hours for 4 streams (1.5 hours for each session - 16 sessions in total)
Stream 1: Financial Management in an Emerging Technology Environment
This stream will provide an opportunity to strip away the jargon and learn about some of the real-life lessons within and outside the public service. We will explore the impact of emerging technologies, regulatory environments, risk-based decisions and the necessary broadening scope and skills of those in the CFO community in order to be able to transform the financial management function.
Session 1: September 21, 2021 - Accrual budgeting best practices
Session 2: December 7, 2021 - Business Transformation aspect of SAP Transition
Session 3: February 22, 2022 - RPA – Robotics Process automation impact on financial management
Session 4: May 17, 2022 - Ethics, reporting, and internal control
Stream 2: Personal and Professional Development
This stream will provide an opportunity to learn about some of the tools and techniques applicable to today’s work environment, and strategies for adapting to the challenges and opportunities of this dynamic world.
Session 1: September 28, 2021 - From FI-1 to EX: Lessons Learned from a Finance Officer (Speaker: Danielle Lawlor, Director, Strong, Secure, Engaged (SSE) Financial Strategies at the Department of National Defence)
Session 2: January 11, 2022 - How to brief senior executives
Session 3: March 8, 2022 - Personal finance / wealth management post COVID
Session 4: May 31, 2022 - How banking has evolved during COVID
Stream 3: Economic Update
This stream will provide an opportunity to learn about how the economy is being transformed at an unprecedented rate. We will discuss such forces as demand and supply, financial markets, disruptive technology, and government policies. The outlook of our economy will be addressed by a number of experienced and dynamic speakers.
Session 1: October 12, 2021 - Municipal Budgeting and Property Tax
Session 2: January 25, 2022 - Cryptocurrency
Session 3: March 22, 2022 - Post Pandemic Real Estate Market
Session 4: June 14, 2022 - Economic Forecast
Stream 4: Government and Departmental Priorities
We have once again, enlisted engaging speakers to highlight some of the Government of Canada's key priorities that are of interest to you and your organization in these resilient times. Dynamic senior leaders, will share their perspectives on the various government priorities. The events will feature several exciting keynote speakers throughout the year.
Session 1: October 26, 2021 - Supporting the CFO Community as a Virtual Network (Speaker: Laura Smith, Executive Director, Financial Policy and Community Development)
Session 2: February 8, 2022 - Northern Canada
Session 3: May 3, 2022 - Public Facing Programs during the Pandemic
Session 4: June 28, 2022 - SAP Journey