Past Events

fmi*igf Nova Scotia Chapter presents: Our RPA Journey – Implementation within Employment and Social Development Canada’s Accounting Operations

March 26, 2024

Cette session sera présentée en anglais The Nova Scotia Chapter in association with NL, PEI, and SE NB Chapters is pleased to invite you to a Professional Development Workshop: Click  ...


fmi*igf Nova Scotia Chapter Presents: Using Power BI to Support Evidence Based Decision Making

January 18, 2024

Registration Closed The Nova Scotia Chapter is pleased to invite you to a professional Learning event: Using Power BI to Support Evidence Based Decision Making Presented by: Sean Kew, Statistics ...


fmi*igf & Nova Scotia Chapter present PSMW 2022 – June 6-7 2022

Halifax Convention Centre June 06, 2022

Shifting Tides – Disruption, Diversity & Digital – A Regional Learning Event for Canadian Public Sector Finance Experts In-person Event PSMW 2022 will be hosted in gorgeous Halifax by the ...


Nova Scotia Chapter – Data Analytics & Dashboards Drive Financial Transformation at Statistics Canada

Virtual ZOOM session March 09, 2022

On Wednesday, March 9, 2022, join your Nova Scotia Chapter colleagues for an engaging morning of PD learning about how empowering all employees to use data analytics to solve business ...


Nova Scotia Chapter – “Applying Lean to Improve Processes and Reduce Costs in the Public Sector and AGM”

Virtual ZOOM session October 28, 2021

On Thursday, Oct 28, 2021, join your NS Chapter colleagues for an engaging morning of PD learning about how the Province of Nova Scotia and the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) have been ...


Nova Scotia Chapter – “Accrual Budgeting – Lessons from the Trenches”

Virtual Session June 03, 2021

The Nova Scotia Chapter cordially invites you to its upcoming online professional development session. Don’t miss this unique learning opportunity! Sign up before June 1, 2021! Cost: FREE (a lockdown BONUS!) ...


Nova Scotia Chapter – Excel Charting and Visualizations Workshop

Virtual Session January 27, 2021

Charts and graphs are nothing new. However, many professionals struggle with building effective visualizations. If that statement describes you, take part in this session to improve your skills when building ...


Optimize Your Budgeting Process & AGM

Virtual Session October 23, 2020

Optimize Your Budgeting Process Click Here to View Presentation Slides The goal of this session is to analyze and understand why many public sector organizations are not satisfied with their ...


Ethical Intelligence and the ANTE-up Methodology for Changing Corporate Culture and Annual Holiday Luncheon

Four Points by Sheraton December 05, 2019

No matter how much it is talked about and regulated, ethical collapses continue to plague organizations across all sectors. Culture is the DNA of every organization and changing is hard. ...


Picking a CFO’s Brain *Location Change*

Four Points by Sheraton October 03, 2019

Have you ever wanted to have a group of senior public sector financial leaders in the same room and just have at them with questions? Well the fmi*igf Nova Scotia ...


Cultivating Emotional Intelligence for Impactful Leadership Presence

Brightwood Golf and Country Club June 05, 2019

While corporate life has always been demanding, the pressures to accomplish more with less has been exacerbated by many factors including the expectation of instant communication via technology, global competition, ...


The Cyber Threat Landscape with Peter Morin, KPMG

1801 Hollis Street March 06, 2019

The fmi*igf Halifax Chapter’s next event will be held on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  The informative professional development session is entitled “The Cyber Threat Landscape presented by Peter Morin, Director in KPMG’s Risk ...

Taking the Boredom Out of Financial Management and Controls

Taking the Boredom Out of Financial Management and Controls

January 23, 2019

Financial management and controls have been one of the bread and butter staples of overall management for many years. Yet today they are more essential than ever as a key ...


Transitioning to Leadership – Workshop & Christmas Luncheon

December 05, 2018

Becoming a More Senior Leader? Consider who you are and how you lead for maximum effectiveness Stepping up to more senior leadership roles in an organization often means doing less ...


Innovation in Business: Challenges and Success

October 31, 2018

The SimplyCast Story:  The speedbumps of developing a global technology company in Nova Scotia Many companies in Canada are focused on developing SaaS (Software as a Service) businesses, but SimplyCast decided ...


Using Data to Identify and Assess Fraud

May 23, 2018

The fmi*igf Maritime Chapters are hosting four half-day sessions on the use of data analytics to identify and assess fraud risk and test key controls. During these sessions, Dave Coderre, ...


Women in Leadership

April 04, 2018

You will hear presentations from Joyce Carter,  President and Chief Executive Officer of the Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) and Anne-Marie Gammon, President and Chief Executive Officer of CPA Atlantic School of Business. ...


Ethics and Diversity

February 22, 2018

Martha Okot Thomas, CPA, CA, bcIMC Every day we face ethical decisions in our work lives and our home lives.  As a country that values diversity, ethical decisions can be ...


Lean in the Workplace

January 24, 2018

Dale Schattenkirk, KPMG In today’s fast paced global market that relies heavily on people interacting with technology to achieve results we can easily lose focus that everything is still a ...