Not-for-profit financial executive forum

Gain practical organizational and leadership development insights, and network with colleagues, peers and leading industry experts. Our forum offers a blend of sessions that address the tough challenges facing today's NFP executive.

Event Details

Location and date:
Toronto March 1-2, 2016

In today's not-for-profit environment, financial executives are regarded as mission-critical. Success comes from being a strategic leader whose team adds value.

Your success depends on:

  • possessing a combination of high-level technical expertise and well-honed soft skills
  • being a strategic leader who will move the finance function to the next level and add value to the business

Attend this all-new two-day event to gain practical insights into organizational and leadership development through a productive blend of sessions that address the most relevant and current topics.

CPA Canada's Not-for-Profit Financial Executive Forum is for NFP chief financial officers and other senior financial executives.

New this year: Attend this event as a virtual conference

It's easy — all you need is a desktop computer, laptop or tablet and high speed internet.

Your virtual experience will allow you to:

  • see and hear the speakers
  • download presentation materials
  • take notes
  • ask questions of the speakers

View the agenda

Topics include:

  • update from the Accounting Standards Board
  • strategy and leadership
  • performance measurement
  • IT, HR and tax updates
  • risk management
  • investment management

Who should attend?

  • not-for-profit chief financial officers
  • board members
  • other senior financial executives

More Details:

Venue[s] and Accommodation[s]


Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North Building
255 Front St. West , Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

The award-winning Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is Canada’s largest and one of North America’s leading convention centres. Its three-year, $29 million modernization project is complete. The project features a new design, functionality and upgraded finishes. The MTCC is known for its top-of-class service, first-class venue, in a world-class city. And yes, it’s the only facility that has hosted both a G20 and a G7 Summit. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, plenty of dining, great hotels, shopping and fun things to do are all within easy walking distance. The MTCC certainly has it all.

Frequently asked questions:


Hotel reservations are the responsibility of the participant. CPA has arranged for a special conference rate of $209.00 (plus applicable taxes) at the Intercontinental Toronto Centre Hotel. This rate is available until February 16, 2016, or until our room block is full. Early reservations are recommended. The CPA rate of $209/night is available three days prior and three days post conference, subject to availability.

Contact the hotel directly and identify yourself as a participant of CPA Canada's 2016 Not-for-Profit Financial Executive Forum to qualify for the special conference rate:

Sponsors & Exhibitors


Unit 4 Royal Bank of Canada RBC Wealth Management Bull Wealth


Unit 4 Royal Bank of Canada Colliers


Please contact:

Member Development and Support
Tel: 1-800-268-3793

Geneviève Grenier, principal, Finance, Management and Reporting, Professional Learning and Development
Tel: 416-204-3278

Diya Gill, manager, Professional Learning and Development
Tel: 416-204-3496