The public sector is currently undergoing rapid change, transformation and a renewed focus on innovation and collaboration. The Hot Topics Stream will provide participants with an increased awareness of significant government-wide initiatives supporting this change management journey, as well as, exploring any associated challenges and/or opportunities. Innovative solutions, best practices, practical strategies and lessons learned will be shared to help the financial community adjust to their own change management initiatives/projects.
As per PD Week 2017's theme "InterAction," speakers will share "hot off the press" information relating to changes in how policies and programs are delivered, together with, implementation updates and the progress towards achieving these initiatives.
To improve participants' understanding of significant government-wide initiatives supporting change management.
To gain knowledge of how these government-wide initiatives will impact a participant's work environment and how they may adapt to those changes.
To learn about new techniques and approaches to be applied to public sector management and how they will benefit a participant's day-to-day work.
These learning objectives will further support the Financial Officer (FI) Competencies, both Behavioral and Functional, as well as the Key Leadership Competencies established by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat.