Not-for-profit executive forum 2018

Embrace change and make an impact on your not-for-profit (NFP) with insights from industry experts and leaders.

Event Details

Location and date:
Toronto February 26-27, 2018

As a leader in your NFP, you are looking to make an impact for your organization. This year’s forum will help you do that by providing key updates in areas critical to your success. You will learn to embrace and harness the power of change to become stronger in the face of social, political and digital disruption. We will also provide updates in technical areas such as accounting standards, taxation and legal compliance to round off your skills as a senior leader.

This year, we will provide a unique roundtable opportunity that will enhance your learning by allowing you to interact with your favourite speakers and continue the conversations that resonated with you. We have also provided specially-tailored content for both charitable and not-for-profit organizations to speak to your unique needs as an organization.

Don’t miss Canada’s premier national not-for-profit event.

Optional full-day post-conference workshop:

Accounting and Taxation Issues
February 28, 2018 | CPD: 7 hours
CPA Canada Toronto Office

Can’t make it to Toronto? Attend online instead from anywhere in Canada. Virtual attendance options available.

Special offers/promotions

Early Bird Special:

Register for the Not-for-profit Executive Forum before November 15, 2017 to receive free access to three podcasts featuring insights from Canada’s leading not-for-profit experts.

A block of guestrooms has been reserved for the conference group at a discounted rate. Please see the Accommodations section below for further information.

Additional options and pricing may be available. See pricing and registration for more details.


14 CPD hour(s)
Pricing & registration

Topics include:

  • navigating and embracing change
  • key updates from the Accounting Standards Board
  • compliance and tax updates
  • harnessing the power of emerging technology and data
  • presenting financial information to your board
  • social enterprise
  • succession planning

Who should attend?

Not for profit managers and leaders from the following types of organizations:

  • membership organizations
  • associations
  • charitable organizations including:
    • welfare and outreach
    • health and wellbeing focused organizations
    • foundations
  • educational and other institutions that use the CPA Canada Handbook – Accounting, Part III
Note that this event is not intended for public sector entities, please refer to CPA Canada’s Public Sector Conference.


More Details:

Venue[s] and Accommodation[s]


Hyatt Regency Toronto
370 King St. West, Toronto, ON M5V 1J9


Hyatt Regency Hotel
370 King Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 1J9

Hotel reservations are the responsibility of the participant. CPA Canada has arranged for special conference rates at the following hotel. Contact the hotel directly and identify yourself as a participant of CPA Canada’s 2018 Not-for-profit Executive Forum to qualify for the special rate.

Hyatt Regency Toronto Hotel:

  • $219/night
  • rate available until February 2, 2018 or until room block is full
  • reservation link
Rates are available for three days prior and three days post-conference, subject to availability.


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This exclusive and advanced multi-stage program is designed to meet the business needs of senior NFP executives. Learn how to lead strategic organizational change and meet successful performance targets as you navigate key challenges facing your NFP.


Please contact:

Member Development and Support
Tel: 1-888-337-3242

Alexandra Garant, contact for Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities
Tel: 416-204-3397