Association for Advancing Automation is Transformed

RIA, AIA and MCMA have transformed into A3: The Association for Advancing Automation Congratulations to long time Planning Group client, A3. After a long and successful history as the umbrella organization for the leading trade associations in Robotics (RIA), Machine Vision (AIA), Motion Control & Motors (MCMA) and Industrial AI, the Association for Advancing Automation…

Virtual Meetings are Here to Stay

Virtual meetings, virtual strategy sessions and virtual training have been a dominant feature of daily business life for the past 12 months. In fact, “you are on mute” may be the most spoken phase of 2020. Fingers crossed, we will see the tail end of Covid-19 in the next 12 months, but what is the…

Strategic Approach to Business Continuity Planning in a Post Covid World

Peter Wright Speaks on Business Continuity Planning Governance Professionals Canada (GPC) is hosting an important workshop for members and the broader community interested in better understanding Business Continuity Planning. The workshop registration page is open now on GPC’s site and if you miss the date, a recorded version of the Business Continuity Planning session will…

Peter Wright Speaks on Virtual Facilitation

Peter Wright Speaks on Virtual Facilitation

Planning Group President, Peter Wright will speak at the Governance Professionals of Canada virtual conference October 7, 2020. The topic is Conducting Virtual Facilitation for Successful Board Strategy Sessions. The focus is on virtual and hybrid facilitation in a time of Covid-19 related social distancing. Watch this video for a preview. While most organizations will…

Planning Group President Speaking at Canadian Investor Relations Institute Annual Conference

Planning Group President Speaking at Canadian Investor Relations Institute Annual Conference

Peter Wright, President of The Planning Group will be facilitating a CIRI Board Strategy Session and the kicking off the CIRI annual conference with a session on The Power of Networking in Kelowna in June. Networking is a key driver of value for conference attendees and Peter will be sharing tips, tricks and advice on…

The Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries Changes its name to Governance Professionals of Canada

The Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries Changes its name to Governance Professionals of Canada

Based on the evolving nature of the corporate secretary’s office and the broadened mandate of the association, our long-time client CSCS has changed their name to GPC. They also have a modern new look and a great website. The name change is important recognition for the critical work that governance professionals do in all kinds…