Board Dynamics for Executives


Jointly developed by the Institute of Corporate Directors and the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, Board Dynamics For Executives (BDE) offers a fresh perspective on optimizing management-board effectiveness. This program is specifically for executives in Profit, Not-for Profit and Crown organizations who are increasingly engaged in working directly with their board of directors.

  • Understand management-board dynamics: clearly define the roles, accountabilities and responsibilities of both management and the board
  • Optimize interactions with board members: develop strategies to effectively communicate and inform both inside and outside of board meetings
  • Improve organizational decision-making: learn how to bridge the information gap between management and the board
  • Listen to the real world boardroom experiences of Directors from
    leading Canadian organizations


Course Dates and Application Deadlines:

TORONTO October 21, 2019 Oct 29 - 30, 2019
TORONTO Jan 23, 2020 Feb 26 - 27, 2020

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The program fee for BDE is:

ICD Members: $5,500 plus applicable taxes
Non-Members: $5,895 plus applicable taxes*

*Non-Members who enroll in BDE will receive a one-year ICD membership (value of $395).