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IGF-Québec Chapter News

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IGF-Québec's Annual Meeting of members was held on September 16th at the Observatoire de la Capitale whereby the President of IGF-Québec presented the activity report for the 2014-2015 year. At this meeting, members approved the appointment of new Board members and welcomed Isabelle Savard and Nicolas Charlebois who have decided to share their expertise for the benefit of IGF-Québec. With the departure of Suzanne Pitre and Stéphane Armanda, IGF-Québec would like to thank them for their contributions over the past years.

At this time, the 2015-2016 program was also officially announced. During the upcoming season, IGF-Québec will organize four luncheon sessions and a half-day thematic session. As in previous years, IGF-Québec can rely on the presence of key players from the management field to speak about current issues. The 2015-2016 program is detailed below:

Luncheon Sessions

Thursday, October 22, 2015
Major Issues: Adapting Quebec's Taxation System
Luc Godbout, Ph. D. in Taxation, Director of the Taxation Department at the Université de Sherbrooke and Chairperson of the Commission d'examen sur la fiscalité québécoise
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
How to Stand Out Among the Best
Jean-Luc Tremblay, M.P.A, Public Speaker and Author
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
The Mandate of UPAC
Robert Lafrenière, Commissioner, Unité permanente anti-corruption (UPAC)
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
An Overview of the Auditor General of Quebec's Strategic Directions
Guylaine Leclerc, FCPA, FCA, Auditor General of Quebec

Half-day Thematic Session

Thursday, December 3, 2015
Managing Big Changes: Issues, Challenges and Perspectives
  • Pierre Shedleur, FCPA, FCA, Special Advisor at BDO Canada
  • Gertrude Bourdon, Chief Executive Officer, CHU de Québec
  • Michel Fontaine, Deputy Minister at Quebec's Ministry of Health and Social Services
  • Luc Meunier, Chief Executive Officer, Société québécoise des infrastructures

ScenicThe meeting ended with a cocktail reception where everyone was able to mingle while enjoying the beautiful view from the Observatoire de la Capitale.

Enjoy the 2015-2016 season everyone!

View of Quebec City taken from the Observatorie de la Capitale.


For more information on IGF-Québec events and activities, please visit www.igfquebec.com.