A training event involving a series of workshops for board members of voluntary / non-profit organizations to enhance their knowledge and skills on topics that will help them improve their board's strategic and operational effectiveness.
The workshops will focus primarily on fundamental board governance topics, modeled after Board Leadership training events that take place in Edmonton and Calgary.
|8:00 - 8:40 am||Continental Breakfast and Registration|
|8:40 - 9:00 am||Opening Remarks|
|9:00 - 10:30 am||Board Governance Basics||Measuring Success: The Board’s Role in Evaluation||Getting Your Board to SOAR||Financial Responsibilities for Boards of Non-Profits|
|10:30 – 11:00 am||Coffee and Networking Break|
|11:00 – 12:30 pm||Recruiting and Engaging Board Members||Making Meetings Meaningful: What does it take?||Boards with Staff: Roles and Relationships||Understanding Financial Statements|
|12:30 - 1:30 pm||Lunch|
|1:30 – 3:00 pm||Bylaws, Policies and Procedures: What’s the Difference?||Demystifying Recording Board Minutes||Engaging Youth on Boards: Get them involved!||Liability and Risk Management for Boards|