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CICan Event | Leadership Institute
CICan Leadership Institute for Leaders in Applied Research and Innovation
Jun 18 - 23rd, 2022 | 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.

Schedule

June 18: Arrival, reception, dinner
June 19 – 22: Sessions (June 20 dinner)
June 22: Sessions and farewell dinner
June 23: Breakfast and departure

Faculty

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

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

Location

One Blue Jays Way
Toronto, ON M5V 1J4
DATE AND TIME
Jun 18 - 23rd, 2022
All day
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 13, 2022.
REFUNDS
Before and on April 1, 2022: 50% refund of the full amount paid
April 2, 2022 or later: No refunds
CANCELLATIONS
You can cancel online or by email up until June 13, 2022.
We do not accept cancellations by phone.
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