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CICan Leadership Institute for Leaders in International (Offered in French)

Nov 11th - Nov 13th, 2018

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Who should attend

This Leadership Institute is designed for managers or new directors in international offices and divisions who seek leadership development for their current position, and leaders who are new or interested in learning how to better lead their department and institution through international initiatives.

What you will learn

This intensive program is designed to enhance the leadership skills of current managers or new directors in international divisions within colleges and institutes. Leaders who are either new or interested in learning more about how to lead their department and institution in international initiatives will gain significant knowledge about the international leadership role. It will examine the current and emerging leadership requirements of the role of International Manager, and review the leadership profile and skills essential for success.

Participants will examine a number of key areas, including:

  • leadership (self-assessment and skills assessment);
  • the key elements and challenges of this role;
  • the role of the international office or division in your institution;
  • reporting structures, financial models, recruitment strategies, and organizational structures;
  • off-shore projects, programs and campuses, their opportunities and challenges, and how to access funding agencies;
  • HR management practices and approaches; and,
  • risk management in international work.

Core Faculty:

  • Malika Habel, Directrice générale, Collège Maisonneuve
  • Laurie Rancourt, Senior Vice-President, Academic, Humber College
  • Alain Roy, Vice-President, International Partnerships, CICan

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.

Location and Schedule

Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ)
3535 St Denis Street
Montreal, QC

Sunday, November 11 – 5:30 p.m.
Registration, Reception and Dinner

November 11-13 – all day

Done November 13 at 4:00 p.m.

Registration Fee

$875 for members
$975 for non-members *Note: This institute for leaders in international is being offered in French for the first time and will be open to colleges and institutes that are not CICan members, on an exceptional basis.


  • Breakfasts (2)
  • Lunches (2)
  • Dinners (2)
  • Breaks

Please note that accommodation is NOT included in the registration fee.

Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy is as follows:

  • Substitutes are accepted by email up to November 5, 2018.
  • You can cancel your own registration online up to November 5, 2018 or email us your cancellation request.
    • Prior to October 1, 2018:  A refund of 50% of the full amount paid.
    • After September 30, 2018: No refunds.
  • We do not accept cancellations by phone.


Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee

Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ)
3535 St Denis Street
Montreal, QC

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ), at a preferred rate of $169 + taxes, or $189 + taxes for a superior room, prior to September 11, 2018. Reservations at the preferred rate can be made by identifying the group code “IL-1111“.


If you are traveling by plane, we invite you to take advantage of our 10% discount rate for the following company:

Air Canada

Group Code: 29XMXRC1


  • Travel destination for Montreal, QC (YUL) only
  • Travel period begins Saturday, November 03, 2018 and ends Tuesday, November 20, 2018
  • No discount will apply to Tango and Executive Class lowest bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S.

Book Online


Program Information:  Alain Roy, 613-746-2222 ext. 3069

Registration Information: Bruce Landry, 613-746-2222 ext. 3162


November 11 @ 5:30 pm
November 13 @ 4:00 pm
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Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ)
3535, rue St Denis
Montréal, Qc H2X 3P1 Canada
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