May 26, 2022, 13h30-15h00
“Insights into the Conservative party Leadership Contest” with Mr. Mike Donison and Mr. Adam Bolek
Mr. Donison will present a brief overview of the history and the rules of the Conservative Party leadership selection process and summarize the recent developments that led the Party to another leadership contest. Mr. Bolek will speak to each candidate’s background, prospects and mechanics of their leadership campaign. A question and answer session will follow.
April 28, 2022
Join Barbara Rudd Degenhardt for an online seminar followed by Q&A to gain insights on becoming effective Kingdom emissaries.
Grow in confidence and effectiveness in interacting with diplomats and dignitaries:
– Connecting, engaging and hosting
– Developing active listening skills
– Understanding cultural contexts
– Speaking life and hope
February 23, 2022
Challenges in the automotive sector, one of the most innovative and technologically advanced industries in the world, provide the background to discuss issues of international trade, supply chain dynamics and public policy adjustments, including energy and environmentally related policy.
Join Rob Wildeboer for a live interview followed by a question and answer session to gain insights on how to persevere and succeed in this challenging environment.
November 23, 2021
“The Most Important Judicial Virtue” with Supreme Court of Canada Justice, the Honourable Russell Brown
A Christmas celebration to inspire and connect diplomats, parliamentarians and business leaders from across Canada and the world.
What is the most important judicial virtue? For decades, lawyers, judges and academics have debated this. The leading views focus on competing virtues of sympathy and detachment, but can they be reconciled? And if so, how?
September 28, 2021
“Election Analysis” with Mr. Lucas Malinowski and Mr. Mike Donison
Lucas Malinowski and Mike Donison summarized the election results with an analysis of the outcome and responded to audience questions. They also commented on how their faith shapes their perspectives on the election results. Ambassadors appreciated the mutual respect evident by these panelists of opposing political views.
“Insights on the Canadian Electoral Process” with Mr. Mike Donison and Deputy Speaker MP Bruce Stanton
September 9, 2021
Mr. Mike Donison summarized the rules governing the calling and the conduct of a Canadian federal general election. Deputy Speaker MP Bruce Stanton gave perspective from his experience as a five time successful candidate and spoke frankly about how his faith in Christ impacts his attitude. They addressed some of the major developments early in the election campaign, followed by Question and Answer.
May 20, 2021
Hope for the future with lessons from the past. Join diplomats, parliamentarians, business leaders and spouses for this webinar, followed by Q and A and optional discussion groups.
April 7, 2021
Global trade and supply chains are in peril. Countries are pursuing protectionism. Is there a resolution? What is a way forward? Dr. Ann Penner discusses these issues and The Honourable Ed Fast, former Minister of International Trade, gives concluding remarks.
December 1 and 2, 2020
“Hope in Uncertainty” with keynote speaker, Dr. Peter Chung and special music by Getty Music
Financial challenges, isolation, relational stresses, illness or the death of a loved one…Where does one find hope?
A virtual Christmas celebration to inspire and connect diplomats, parliamentarians and business leaders from across Canada and the world.
June 11, 2020
“Charting a Course in a Post-COVID World – Truth and Trust in Work and Life” with Michael Ramsden
While it feels that life has been put on hold around the world, our world seems to be changing faster than we could have imagined only months ago. Leadership at times like this is challenging and is needed as never before. The questions as to who we can trust and what is trustworthy resurface with a new edge to them.