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COVID-19 Alert

Measures regarding the DACUM workshops
The Canadian Vocational Association/Association canadienne de la formation professionelle is monitoring the global COVID-19 situation and is following the advice of the Public Health Agency of Canada and other provincial health services as the situation evolves.  

It is clear that the critical thing we must all do is stay home and save lives.  To that end, the CVA/ACFP has temporarily suspended all face-to-face workshops. When the time is right, our workshops will resume.

Please stay home. Please stay safe and well.

To know more about the CVA DACUM program
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APEX SYMPOSIUM, Ottawa, 29 and 30 May 2018


The Association of Professional Executives of the Public Service of Canada (APEX) announces the 2018 edition of its premier learning conference, under the theme of  “Leadership Symposium: Innovative, Mindful and Inclusive”. The Symposium will be held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa on May 29 and 30, 2018.  Registrations are opened.

Co-chaired by Christiane Fox, Deputy Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Youth, and Chris Forbes, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, the comprehensive program will offer a range of high-calibre guest speakers. Speakers will address the latest developments in global human capital trends and the future of work, disruptive innovation, the concept of mindful leadership, recruiting top talent, diversity and inclusion, positioning Canada in the world, the role of science, and finally leadership and indigenous community affairs. The Clerk of the Privy Council will also deliver a speech, which will be followed by our APEX Awards of Excellence presentation. Michael Whittaker, Chair of the APEX Board of Directors, and Michel G. Vermette, APEX CEO,  invite you to register now.


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