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Thumbnail of report coverBuilding Solutions for Canada’s Future: Summary Report of the Canadian Privacy Summit 2017

What is the right formula for protecting privacy and data collection? This report summarizes privacy issues, as expressed at the Canadian Privacy Summit 2017.

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Cybersecurity and Legal Compliance: How to Strike a Balance

Organizations need to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to be compliant with regulations as well as be able to react to cyber attacks in real time. This webinar will touch on four key steps that organizations can take to effectively respond to these dual requirements.

Beware Ransomware: Learning from the University of Calgary Ransomware Case

This past year, The University of Calgary was victim to a ransomware attack, for which it paid $20,000 in order to regain access to their own organizational data. This webinar will detail the lessons learned from the situation, and how it has changed organizational culture within the university.


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Communicating Risk to Executives: Five Steps for Success

If you are a risk manager and struggling to get the full attention of executives in your organization, this webinar is for you! In a context of rapid and unpredictable change, managing risks has become more important than ever. Executives understand this but with so many competing priorities and time pressures, they may not always give risk conversations the required attention.Given these constraints, it is extremely important for a risk management professional to understand exactly how to zero in on the risk message that matters to the busy executive and deliver that message effectively.

Recorded Webinar | June 2018 | The Conference Board of Canada

EU Circular Economy Package: A Challenging Yet Important Impulse

Corporate boards should be aware of the European Commission’s concepts of “recycle, repair and re-use” and waste avoidance, which are central to its Circular Economy Package.

Director Notes | 18 pages | May 2018 | The Conference Board, Inc.

Risk Watch: Thought Leadership in Risk—Spring 2018

This triannual journal presents original articles by global thinkers and practitioners on risk management and related matters. Authors express opinions and insights about the world of risk and provide practical applications to address risk challenges.

Report | 28 pages | April 2018 | The Conference Board of Canada

23 Truths about Cybersecurity: Insights from the Cybersecurity Conference: Crucial Collaborations

Organizations can’t prevent all cyberattacks, but they can mitigate their effects. This requires enterprise risk management programs guided by a cyber-knowledgeable board and a leadership team that knows its risk appetite.

Report | 13 pages | March 2018 | The Conference Board, Inc.

The State of Digital and Social Media Risk Management

Although digital governance teams and Digital Centers of Excellence are becoming common oversight structures, most do not yet have fully optimized, managed, and resourced processes and programs to manage new and growing types of digital and social media risks.

Report | 14 pages | November 2017 | The Conference Board, Inc.

Risk Watch: Thought Leadership in Risk—Autumn 2017

This triannual journal presents original articles by global thinkers and practitioners on risk management and related matters. Authors express opinions and insights about the world of risk and provide practical applications to address risk challenges.

Report | 36 pages | October 2017 | The Conference Board of Canada

Risk Management in the 21st Century: Linking Foresight to Strategic Risk

Risk management is not a new practice. Whether your organization is in the private, nonprofit or public sector, risk management is now an established function and has been exercised for years. Since the emergence of the discipline, techniques and approaches have evolved over time – but are they keeping up with the times?More than ever, the increasing volatility and unpredictability of today’s operating environment demands for a more strategic approach to risk management. Join us as Salvatore Cucchiara, Foresight Strategist and Systemic Designer at the Government of Alberta’s Department of Energy, Alberta CoLab, argues the importance of drawing on foresight tools for better strategic risk management.

Recorded Webinar | September 2017 | The Conference Board of Canada

Cybersecurity: The Leadership Imperative

Recent events worldwide prove that cyber risk impacts every element of an organization—and even the most brilliant information security expertise must be supported by a cross functional cybersecurity mission and culture to succeed. In this webcast, business leaders can learn—through case studies and actionable insights—how to build and maintain a structure in which leaders across companies are able to work together seamlessly to comprehend, measure, and respond to cyber risk challenges.

Webinar | September 2017 | The Conference Board, Inc.

How to Operationalize an Enterprise Risk Management Program with Limited Resources

Have you been asked to take on the responsibility for enterprise risk management in your organization? It’s a challenging and exciting opportunity but there is one important caveat: no new hires. Don’t panic, there are ways around this limitation. This webinar will focus on three approaches, that will assist you in maintaining, sustaining and enhancing an ERM program despite limited resources.

Recorded Webinar | August 2017 | The Conference Board of Canada

Board Oversight of Long-Term Value Creation and Preservation: What needs to change?

This report provides a new approach for board risk oversight of company long-term value creation called objective centric ERM and internal audit.

Report | 16 pages | August 2017 | The Conference Board, Inc.

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Upcoming Events

October 3–4, 2018
Council for Chief Privacy Officers
Edmonton, Alberta 

October 10–11, 2018
Council for Chief Privacy Officers
Montreal, Quebec

November 7–8, 2018
Council for Security Executives
Montreal, Quebec


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