The road to directorship: Getting board-ready

Participate in our live roundtable event for mid-career CPAs, to gain insights, tips and recommendations on how you can start preparing to get board-ready, today.

Event Details

Jointly Presented By:

CPA Canada, Women Get On Board, and the local CPA provincial bodies

Location and date:
Toronto May 8, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. EST
Halifax May 24, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. AST
Moncton May 25, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. AST
Winnipeg May 31, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. CST
Vancouver June 13, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. PST
Montreal June 14, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. EST
St. John's June 28, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. NST

Getting yourself board-ready is a journey that needs to start long before you can join your first corporate board.

Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada), in conjunction with Women Get on Board and the provincial CPA bodies, is hosting a series of local, live roundtables for mid-career CPAs to start their journey to getting board-ready.

Each roundtable event will be led by directors who currently serve on corporate boards, helping participants gain practical insights and information on the sought-after skills that boards look for.

The event will be followed by a networking reception where participants can engage with the speakers one-on-one and interact with peers. Seating is limited.

These events are now sold out.

Who should attend?

  • mid-career CPAs who are interested in developing their skillset to help them eventually join a corporate board

More Details:

Venue[s] and Accommodation[s]


CPA Ontario Meeting Facility
25 York Street, Suite 1100, Toronto , ON M5J 2V5

CPA Nova Scotia Learning Centre
1871 Hollis Street, Suite 300, Halifax, NS B3J 0C3

La Teraz
154 Church St., Moncton, MB E1C 4Z7

CPA Manitoba
One Lombard, Suite 1675, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0X3

800-555 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC V6B 4N6

TBD - Montreal

CPA Newfoundland and Labrador
95 Bonaventure Ave., Suite 500, St. John's , NL A1B 2X5


Please contact:

Rayna Shienfield, principal, Corporate Oversight & Governance, Research, Guidance & Support
Tel: 416-204-3274

Stefan Mihailovich, principal, Corporate Oversight & Governance, Research, Guidance & Support
Tel: 416-204-3477