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CICan Event | Leadership Institute
CICan Leadership Institute for Leaders in Applied Research and Innovation
Jun 20 - 24th, 2021 | Toronto, ON
One Blue Jays Way, Toronto, ON | View Map

Description

Who should attend

Those in the role of manager or new director in applied research offices/divisions who seek leadership development for their current position; research division staff (e.g. project managers, industry liaison staff, research coordinators); individuals from other areas of the institution who aspire to leadership positions in applied research or are interested in learning how to better lead their department and institution in applied research and innovation initiatives.

Key areas will be examined, including

  • leadership – self-assessment and skills assessment;
  • the key elements and challenges of the role of applied research leader in a college;
  • diversity and scope of college-based applied research across Canada;
  • the role of the applied research office/division in institutions;
  • strategic approaches and risk management;
  • funding mechanisms;
  • internal relationships and external partnerships;
  • intellectual property and research ethics;
  • projects and programs – opportunities and challenges; and
  • link between research and innovation and entrepreneurship.

Early registration is encouraged for a maximum of 30 participants. Participation is restricted to a maximum of 2 participants per college. Should space permit, an additional participant may be considered. We also welcome participants from non-member institutions or other organizations.

Faculty

Dr. Diane Burt
Associate Vice President, Research and Program Innovation, NBCC
Dr. Kim Dotto
Dean, Applied Research, BCIT

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Dr. Jeffrey Taylor
Associate Vice-President, Applied Research and Innovation, NSCC
Anna Toneguzzo
Director, Government Relations & Policy Research, CICan

Testimonials

The institute provides valuable insights for developing into a great transformational leader, in ways that no university leadership program could provide. This is real, authentic, experiential learning at its finest.
Cebert AdamsonMohawk College

Schedule

Participants are responsible for meals not included in the registration fee.
DateTimeMember Activities
June 19, 20215:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Member Activity:

Registration & Opening Reception

June 20, 20217:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Member Activity:

Sessions
Includes breakfast, lunch, and two breaks.

June 21, 20217:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Member Activity:

Sessions
Includes breakfast, lunch, two breaks, and Optional Dinner

June 22, 20217:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Member Activity:

Sessions

Includes breakfast, lunch, and two breaks.

June 23, 20217:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.Member Activity:

Sessions
Includes breakfast, lunch, two breaks, and Graduation Dinner

June 24, 20218:00 - Member Activity:

Breakfast and departure

Register

Registration Fees

Participants are responsible for meals not included in the registration fee. All packages include the activities listed in the above schedule.
PackagesCICan Members Non-Members
Leadership InstituteMember Fees: $1,800.00Non-Member Fees: $1,999.00
Guest at dinnerMember Fees: $50.00Non-Member Fees: $75.00

Accommodation

Special discounted rates are available at the following hotel(s). Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee. Reserve early, as rooms will fill up quickly.
Toronto Marriott City Centre Hotel
One Blue Jays Way
Toronto, ON
M5V 1J4
Limited availability
Rate: $229.00
Code: Colleges and Institutes Canada
Book by: May 18, 2021

Travel

Special discounted rates are available from the following providers. Reserve early, as seats will fill up quickly.
Restrictions: The booking is to be made to the following city: Toronto, ON •The travel period is from ________________, 2021. No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango. However, all bookings made using the promotion code will count toward the minimum 10 passenger requirement for Meetings and Conventions events.
Restrictions: Travel destination between Toronto, ON and anywhere WestJet flies in North America; period from ________________, 2021. Discounts applies to Plus Base fares (5% off Econo and Flex).
Restrictions: The booking is to be made to the following city: Toronto, ON •The travel period is from ________________, 2021. No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango. However, all bookings made using the promotion code will count toward the minimum 10 passenger requirement for Meetings and Conventions events.

Location

One Blue Jays Way
Toronto, ON M5V 1J4
DATE AND TIME
Jun 20 - 24th, 2021
21:00 pm - 16:00 pm
LOCATION
Toronto Marriott City Centre
One Blue Jays Way
Toronto, ON, M5V 1J4
CONTACT
For program information
Anna Toneguzzo
613-746-2222 ext. 3103
For registration information
613-746-5916
CANCELLATION POLICY
SUBSTITUTES
Substitutions are accepted by email up to June 20, 2021.
REFUNDS
Before and on March 20, 2021: 50% refund of the full amount paid
March 21, 2021 or later: No refunds
CANCELLATIONS
You can cancel online or by email up until May 20, 2021.
We do not accept cancellations by phone.
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