Tag: The Conference Board of Canada

Webinar: Restructuring Global Trade Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Matrix of Challenges and Opportunities

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Wednesday, October 7 Time:  2 p.m. Cost: Free What changes, both evolutionary and revolutionary, are occurring in the global economy amidst the COVID-19 pandemic? How are the global economic relationships developed in the post-Second World War Era being restructured or disrupted? In this one-hour and 30 minute-webinar, Raj Bhala, Brenneisen Distinguished Professor

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Webinar: Intangibles at the heart of global value chains and the COVID-19 recovery

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Tuesday, June 16 Time:  2 p.m. Cost: Free The COVID-19 pandemic is not only upsetting the tangible parts of global trade; but also disrupting its heart—the intangibles. In this 60-minute webinar, Ari Van Assche, professor of international business at HEC Montréal, discusses the rising importance of intangibles in global value chains

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Webinar: Supporting Mental Health in a Virtual World

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Monday, June 8 Time:  2 p.m. Cost: Free As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, our “new normal” consists of quarantining ourselves in our homes with little to no contact with the physical outside world. Many of the coping mechanisms and mental health supports that we relied on pre-pandemic have moved

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Webinar: Ensuring a secure work environment during COVID-19

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Friday, April 17 Time:  2 p.m. Cost: Free As companies around the world have transitioned their teams to work remotely as a health precaution amid the COVID-19 pandemic, there are also precautions that need to be taken to protect you and your organization from an increase in cyber security threats. Employees

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Webinar: Best Practices: Return to Work, Disability Management and COVID-19

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Thursday, April 9 Time:   2:00 p.m. – 3 p.m. Cost: Free Speaker: Wolfgang Zimmermann, OBC, is the President of the Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences (PCU-WHS) and the Executive Director of the National Institute of Disability Management and Research (NIDMAR). This 60-minute webinar will offer a brief history of the

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Webinar: Optimizing Outcomes During COVID-19 – The Urgent Need for Data Sharing

Webinar Details: Host: The Conference Board of Canada Date:  Friday, April 3 Time:   2:00 p.m. Cost: Free Speaker:  Monika Slovinec D’Angelo and Doug Woodhouse COVID-19 is placing unprecedented stress on the Canadian healthcare system. Healthcare providers and policy makers are struggling to ensure that they can make the right decisions to minimize mortality for Canadians in the face of demand

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