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fmi*igf has an exciting series of one-hour professional development presentations called "Expand Your Horizons" by world class speakers on subjects of interest to public sector financial employees. You may enjoy these interactive webinars in the comfort of your home or office - and they are all free of charge!

If you are a professional accountant, these webinars provide credits for your continuing professional development learning requirements.

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Upcoming webinar(s)

Tuesday,
April 11, 2017, 12 PM

Providing Compromise to Team Conflicts

Organized by fmi*igf National's Aspiring Leaders Network (ALN)

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Recently archived webinars

Wednesday,
February 22, 2017 

*A PD Week 2016 Financial Reporting session

Public Sector Accounting Standards Update

Bailey Church, CPA, CA, CIA, Partner, Accounting Advisory Services, KPMG Canada

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Thursday,
February 9, 2017 

*A PD Week 2016 Procurement session

Finance and Procurement - Bridging the Divide

Don Dinnin, Vice-President, Procurement Services, Metrolinx;
Christine Walker, Vice-President, Canada Border Services Agency;
Alain Duplantie, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Services, Shared Services Canada;
Moderator: LouAnn Birkett, Chair, Governance Committee, Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA)

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Wednesday,
January 18, 2017

*An Aspiring Leaders Network session. This "webinar" presents highlights from the original presentation.

Relationology

Mike Milito, Director General, Internal Audit and Evaluation Bureau & Chief Audit Evecutive and Head of Evaluation, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

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Wednesday,
December 14, 2016

*An Aspiring Leaders Network session.

Key Aspects in Leadership

Kevin Radford, Assistant Deputy Minister, Real Property Branch, Public Services and Procurement Canada

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Wednesday,
September 21, 2016

*A PSMW 2016 Session from St. John's, NL

Changing the World of Transparency

Senator Beth Marshall, Former Auditor General of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador

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Wednesday,
August 24, 2016

*A PSMW 2016 Session from St. John's, NL

Women in Leadership  

Karen Oldfield, President and CEO of the Halifax Port Authority 

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Wednesday,
June 8, 2016

*A PD Week 2015 Internal Audit session

Working Together to Improve Risk-Based Audit Planning Activities in Organizations 

Dean Shivji, Senior Advisor, Professional Practices, Coordination & Special Examinations, Internal Audit Services Branch, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC);
François-Michel Brière - B.Eng., CISSP, CISA, Senior IM /IT Auditor, ESDC;
Sarah Lyons - Principal and Chief Operating Officer, A Hundred Answers (AHA); and
Hassan Qureshi - Principal, A Hundred Answers (AHA)

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Wednesday,
May 25, 2016

*A PD Week 2015 Internal Audit session

The Role of Internal Audit in Preventing, Deterring and Detecting Fraud

Dean Bowes, CPA, IFA, CFF, CISA, CIA, CCE, Senior Manager, Financial Advisory Group, Deloitte LLP

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Wednesday,
May 18, 2016

Delivering Results Across Government

Held in collaboration with PPX, Performance and Planning Exchange

Brian Pagan, Assistant Secretary, Expenditure Management, Treasury Board Secretariat 

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Wednesday,
May 11, 2016 

*A PD Week 2015 Internal Audit session

"Lean" for Internal Audit

Craig Szelestowski, President, Lean Agility Inc.; and Paul Choquette,Senior Consultant, Lean Agility Inc.

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Wednesday,
April 6, 2016

Webcast of IGF-Montréal's midi-conférence Prestiges, April 30, 2015

Genoeconomics

Jonathan Beauchamp, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Economics, Harvard University

NOTE: This webinar is presented in French.

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Friday,

March 18, 2016

Handling Difficult Discussions at Work 

Renée Gendron, MA, Principal, Vitae Dynamics Inc.

Moderators:
Alice Van Havre, Human Resources Branch, Public Services and Procurement Canada (FRENCH)
AND
Wendy Shih, Senior Internal Auditor, Transport Canada (ENGLISH)

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Wednesday,
February 24, 2016

*A PD Week 2015 Investment Workshop session

Financial Strategies for Retirement - Part 2 

Steve Gobel, CFP, R.F.P. Regional Director, Investors Group Financial Services Inc. 

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Wednesday,
February 10, 2016

*A PD Week 2015 Investment Workshop session

 

Financial Strategies for Retirement - Part 1

Steve Gobel, CFP, R.F.P. Regional Director, Investors Group Financial Services Inc. 

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Tuesday,
January 26, 2016

Operational Costing and Capacity Management: Their Links to Planning, Performance and Efficiency 

Held in collaboration with  PPX, Performance and Planning Exchange

Dr. Cyd Courchesne, Director General of Health Professionals and National Medical Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs;
Greg Steele, Director, Costing Policy and Training, Costing Centre of Expertise, Office of the Comptroller General, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat;
Scott Taymun, Director General, Transformation and Oversight Directorate, Comptrollership Branch, Canada Border Services Agency; and
John Pinsent, Director General, Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Resource Management Directorate, Comptrollership Branch, Canada Border Services Agency

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Wednesday,
January 20, 2016

Is High Public Sector Unionization a Problem for the Labour Movement?

Bryce Swerhun, Winner of the 2015 Alan G. Ross Award for Writing Excellence.

Bryce Swerhun answers your questions about his article ''Is High Public Sector Unionization a Problem for the Labour Movement? '' from Kowloon where he is presently pursuing his PhD in Applied Social Science at the City University of Hong Kong.

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Wednesday,
November 25, 2015
PD Week 2015

My Two Cents!

Kevin Page, Canada's first Parliamentary Budget Officer, Professor, School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa and Chairholder of the Jean-Luc Pépin Research Chair

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Wednesday,
November 25, 2015
PD Week 2015

The 4 A's of Leadership

Martin Rubenstein, Chief Audit and Evaluation Executive, Office of Audit, Evaluation and Advisory Services, Transport Canada

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Thursday, 
September 1, 2015
12:00 - 1:00 EDT

Anti-Money Laundering

Anthony Harbinson, President of the International Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

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Thursday,
March 26, 2015
12:00 - 1:30pm EDT

Realizing Benefits While Transforming Governments and Business - Conflicting Priorities? Of course!

Beth Bell, Partner, Government Transformation and Growth Initiatives, IBM Global Business Services

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Thursday,
March 12, 2015
12:00 - 1:00pm EDT

A Conversation with the New Auditor General of Nova Scotia

Michael Pickup, Auditor General of Nova Scotia

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Tuesday,
February 24, 2015
1:00 - 2:00pm EST

Cyber Security: Threat and Prevention

Scott Jones,Director General of Cyber Defence, Communications Security Establishment of Canada; and
Ewan Willars, Director of Policy, ACCA Global

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Tuesday,

February 10, 2015

TWO SESSIONS:

  • 12:00 to 12:45pm EST in French
  • 1:00 to 1:45pm EST in English

Conflict Communication: Understanding and Overcoming Conflict in the Workplace  

Renée Gendron, Principal, Vitae Dynamics Inc.

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Tuesday,
January 27, 2015
8:30 - 10:00am EST

Input to Output Performance - Advances in Costing

Mike Haley, President, Landmark Decisions Inc.; and
Stephen Eng, Director, Corporate Resource Management Services, Chief Financial Officer Branch, Health Canada

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Thursday,
December 11, 2014
12:00 - 1:00pm EST

Briefing Senior Management

Dave Miller, Consultant and Ex-Senior Federal Government Financial Manager; and
Jocelyn Gaumond, Manager, Financial Systems & Client Services, Financial and Reporting Products Directorate, PWGSC

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Thursday,
September 11, 2014
12:00 - 1:00pm EDT

Financial Management in the Public Sector: A Global Perspective

Martin Turner, Global President of ACCA and Management Consultant

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Thursday,
May 22, 2014
3:00 - 4:00pm EDT

New Brunswick's Public Service: Pursuing Performance Excellence

Jane Washburn,  Chief of Strategy Management at Government of New Brunswick

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Tuesday,
March 4, 2014
12:00 - 1:00pm EST

Reflections from an International Financial Management Professional

Kevin Ross, Financial Reporting and Performance Manager for Infrastructure UK, HM Treasury, UK

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Wednesday,
February 12, 2014
1:00 - 2:00pm EST

Identity Theft: Fallout, Investigation and Prevention

Jennifer Fiddian-Green, Forensic Accounting, Investigations and Anti-Money Laundering, Grant Thornton LLP Canada; and
Detective Ian Nichol, Toronto Police Service Financial Crimes Unit

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Thursday,
January 16, 2014

TWO SESSIONS:
  • 12:00 to 12:45pm EST in French
  • 1:00 to 1:45pm EST in English

Chief Financial Officer Attestation

Jean Roussel, Senior Advisor, Financial Management Sector, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat; and
Erin Campbell, Senior Privy Council Officer, Machinery of Government, Privy Council Office

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Thursday,
December 12, 2013
12:30 - 1:30pm EST

Fraud in the Public Sector

Francis Liska, CGA, CISA, CICA, CMC & CEO, OTUS Group; and
Marc-André Audette, Director, Continuous Auditing and Special Examination, HRSDC

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Thursday,
November 7, 2013

TWO SESSIONS:
  • 12:00 to 12:45pm EST in French
  • 1:00 to 1:45pm EST in English

CHANGE MANAGEMENT :

An overview of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the importance of Benefit Realization Management for Project Managers and Financial Professionals
Yvan Bastien, Instructor/Trainer, Global Knowledge; and
Marc Billard, Director of Outreach, PMI OVOC (Ottawa Valley Outaouais Chapter)

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