Board Ready Women’s 5th Anniversary & Holiday Celebration

Board Ready Women is 5 years old and we want to celebrate with you! Join us for a special holiday event, celebrating five years of empowering women in Alberta and across Canada on November 30th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm (MT) at the Calgary Petroleum Club. We are hosting this event in person and virtually. In-person registration […]

Fast-Track Your Board Career – Speed Interviews & Mentoring Workshop

We are pleased to invite you to join our next Board Ready Women event on September 18th from 3:30 to 7:00 pm (MT). We are hosting this session in person at the McCarthy Tétrault Calgary offices. In-person registration starts at 3:00 pm, with the session starting at 3:30 pm, followed by cocktails and networking. As you […]

Compensation Accountability: The Board’s Role in Executive Compensation (Edmonton)

Some Of Your Comments:​ Fireside chat was an engaging way to present and discuss topics. I liked the Q&A.  Always the most interactive and relevant for those in the room.  Also the opportunity to network after the event. The content and the expertise and experience of the speakers were impressive. Dentons was a great host […]

Compensation Accountability: The Board’s Role in Executive and Director Compensation

Our Fireside Chat Features: Scott Munn, Partner – Lead Advisor to Compensation Committees, Hugessen Consulting Linda Hohol Board Director, NAV Canada, Canadian Western Bank (CWB) an Institute of Corporate Directors Jennifer Koury Board Director –  Crescent Point Energy and Bird ConstructionVice-Chair – Calgary ZooCo-Founder / Director –  Board Ready Women Catherine Samuel Partner – McCarthy TétraultBoard […]

Effective Year-End Governance for Boards and Executives (Edmonton)

Our Fireside Chat Features: Mary Cameron, ICD.D Chair – Habitat for Humanity International and Vanderwell Contractors Advisory Board Director – AltaML and Court Holdings Ltd. Naomi Stefura EVP & CFO – Melcor DevelopmentsCFO – Melcor REIT Robert Roach Deputy Chief Economist & Managing Director – ATB Financial Catherine Samuel Partner – McCarthy TétraultBoard Director – Board Ready […]

Effective Year-End Governance for Boards and Executives

Our Fireside Chat Features: Margaret McKenzie Board Director – CN Railway, PrairieSky Royalty, Spur Petroleum Ltd. and North40 Resources Ltd. Alicia Macdonald Senior Manager – Economics & Policy Advisory, Deloitte Sue Riddell Rose President and CEO – Perpetual Energy and Rubellite EnergyBoard Director – Paramount Resources Ltd., Secure Energy and AltaLink, L.P. Catherine Samuel Partner – McCarthy TétraultBoard […]

The Power of Board Ready Women

Our Fireside Chat Features: Kristina Williams President and CEO, Alberta Enterprise Corp. Vice Chair, NAITDirector, North American Construction Group Bernie Kollman, ICD.D Trustee, Melcor Real Estate Investment Trust, Board Director, Edmonton GlobalAdvisory Board Member, Arrkann Trailer & RV Centre Phyllis Clark Board Member, AIMCoBoard Chair, Royal Canadian Mint, Board Director, Inuvialuit Investment Corp.Treasurer, Glenn Gould Foundation […]

The Boards Role in Sustainability

Our Fireside Chat Features: Helle Bank Jorgensen CEO, Competent Boards We are so excited to invite you to join our next BRW event on Tuesday, October 18th, from 4 to 7 pm (MST). We are hosting this workshop both in-person and virtually. In-person registration starts at 4:00 pm, with the workshop starting at 4:30 pm. Competent […]

Culture in the Boardroom

Our Fireside Chat Features: Martine Irman Board Chair – Export Development CanadaFormer Vice Chair – TD Securities Hilary Foulkes Board Chair – EnerplusChair & Senior Advisor – Tudor Pickering Holt & Co. SecuritiesFormer EVP & COO – Penn West Exploration Michelle Edkins Managing Director – BlackRock, Investment StewardshipFormer Corporate Director – Hermes Investment Management Moderated […]

Shareholder Activism on the rise: What Boards need to know

Our Fireside Chat Features: Ian Robertson Chief Executive Officer of Kingsdale Advisors Dawn Farrell Former President and CEO of TransAlta Robert Richardson Partner, McCarthy TétraultBusiness LawSpecialization in M&A, Corporate Governance matters and Crisis remediation Moderated by: Sippy Chhina Partner, DeloitteBoard Director, Board Ready Women We are so excited to invite you to join our next […]