Past Events

Welcoming Internationally Educated Professionals

Radisson Hotel June 05, 2019

Today, 41% of applicants for registration to 30 Manitoba self-regulated professions are internationally educated. In a three year period, 47% of applicants to CPA Manitoba were internationally educated. The top countries of education for these applicants were the Philippines, India, United Kingdom, United States and Australia. This presentation will provide information on the experiences of these professionals. What they must do to register, what works well and what could be improved. Diversity in the workplace is enriched by the addition of these internationally educated professionals.

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Blockchain 101 – Beyond Bitcoin

Radisson Hotel April 25, 2019

Blockchain, bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, what does it all mean? As the world of technology has massively changed over the last decade, emerging technologies are penetrating many industries as we know them ...

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Navigating Uncertainty

Radisson Hotel March 21, 2019

Presenters Dr. Aaron Moore and City Economist Tyler Markowsky spoke about government’s constrains in their capacity to react to unpredictable events, and challenges reacting quickly to changing conditions. The speakers ...

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Microsoft Excel: Tips and Tricks with Tables and Pivot Tables

February 07, 2019

Sheldon Dueck trained us on Excel and the use of tables, which are among the most powerful tools in Excel. We worked through different Pivot Table layouts, how to search ...

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Auditing in 2019: Techniques and Current Issues

November 29, 2018

Philip Cavey, CPA, CA, Partner at MNP, spoke about updates in auditing techniques. Auditing is a constantly changing field! Phil presented a first-hand account of what it means to be ...

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Annual General Meeting Luncheon

September 26, 2018

Networking Event

June 14, 2018

Appetizers covered by fmi*igf, Cash Bar Come out with your friends and bring great ideas for our upcoming speaker events! This is a chance to interact with the board in ...

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2017 Canada Summer Games: Operational and Capital Successess and Legacies

March 21, 2018

With over thirty years of sport leadership experience, Jeff Hnatiuk was selected to be the President and CEO of the 2017 Canada Summer Games Host Society. Currently, Jeff works as  President ...

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Collective Bargaining: A Cheif Negotiator’s Perspective

February 22, 2018

There are always going to be challenges when two parties come together in an attempt to negotiate working conditions and wages over an unpredictable future. One cannot properly bargain the ...

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Everyday Wellness: Strategies for Stress Reduction and Happiness

Everyday Wellness: Strategies for Stress Reduction and Happiness

January 26, 2018

Chronic stress can impede our relationships, mental health, work performance, and physical wellbeing. Katie Thom (B.A. Hons, M.A. Psychology) is a school psychologist who is dedicated to helping build strong ...

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