Ivey Executive Program

Lead in today’s changing business environment; think strategically, cultivate talent, and develop practical solutions to the challenges your organization is facing today.

Who should attend?

Senior leaders with 10+ years of experience, who have demonstrated progress and impact.

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Program Overview

As a seasoned executive, you need the most important, relevant knowledge for the most important stage of your career. 

With the Ivey Executive Program, you’ll link leading-edge concepts with hands-on best practices. Receive coaching from top-rated executive coaches and faculty. And build a powerful peer network, who will be in your corner when you need them most. 

Return to work armed with the confidence and ability to lead in today’s complex, global business environment.

Program ROI

  • Take a deep, personal dive into your own leadership by using assessment tools in tandem with three full days of intense executive coaching
  • Gain a deeper understanding of the changing environment of business and develop a more strategic way of thinking
  • Develop your abilities to drive innovation, set strategic direction, and lead change
  • Hone your capacity to lead people and help them grow and exceed their own expectations
  • Enhance your executive presence, personal impact, and influence within your organization
  • Develop practical solutions to problems and opportunities your organization is facing today
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What do I get?

After completing the Ivey Executive Program, you'll receive an authentic digital artifact – also known as a badge. This badge showcases your achievements and commitment to professional development. You can share your accomplishment with your network by displaying digital badges on social media, websites, ePortfolios, professional networks, and email signatures. Included in your badge is a digital certificate. Your network will be able to view your personalized and authentic certificate through your online digital badge.

In addition to a digital badge, you will receive an Ivey Executive Program Certificate of Completion, a powerful credential from the top business school in Canada.

What You Learn

Strategic Thinking

  • Develop insight into rapidly changing market dynamics: customer needs and preferences; competitive landscapes; and industry structures, value chains, and ecosystems
  • Assess your organization’s competitive advantage: battle test capabilities, identify resource gaps, and develop a view of what it will take to sustain success

Organizational Savvy

  • Develop sophisticated knowledge of both traditional and new organizational forms
  • Partner externally through alliances and other forms of cooperation

Innovation, Agility, and Change

  • Develop the skills and confidence to bring an entrepreneurial mindset into an established organization to drive innovation and renewal
  • Learn how to recognize and discover new business opportunities, assess their potential, and bring them to market

Enable, Empower, and Engage People

  • Enable teams to drive innovation and value creation; develop leaders who consistently raise their teams’ capabilities

Leadership Presence and Growth

  • Develop new approaches to connect with those around you in meaningful and authentic ways
  • Communicate with confidence and professionalism in boardrooms, client meetings, virtual connections, or large presentation halls
  • Learn who you are as a leader by using self-assessments, peer assessments, and executive coaching from experienced executive coaches – both during and after the program


How You Learn

This is Not about Textbooks and Lectures

This isn’t your typical classroom. Our programs are designed with busy leaders in mind. We’re talking an engaging, interactive, and unique experience. Our real-world Case-Method of Learning is not about textbooks and lectures – it’s about learning by doing. You’ll walk away with new knowledge and ideas that you can immediately implement in your business.

Create Immediate Impact

Throughout the program, you’ll track your learning outcomes and pinpoint specific initiatives to implement. You’ll leave knowing exactly how you will apply your new knowledge and skills, and a self-developed implementation plan to start your impact once back in your workplace.

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Program Faculty

Larry Plummer

Larry Plummer


Craig Dunbar

Craig Dunbar


June  Cotte

June Cotte


David Wood

David Wood


Session Dates

Module 1

Monday, April 19 - Wednesday, April 28, 2021

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Module 2

Monday, June 7 - Friday, June 11, 2021

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London, Ontario, Canada

Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre

551 Windermere Road

Program Fees

$25,000 CAD

Program fee includes all materials, meals and accommodations.

Program fees are tax exempt.

Accounting & Financial Analysis

Thursday, April 1, 2021 | $3,500

Ivey's Accounting and Financial Analysis tutorial prepares participants who have limited background and experience in the area for the more in-depth accounting and finance content covered during the Ivey Executive Program. A basic understanding of the fundamentals of accounting and financial analysis is essential to maximize the learning experience during the Ivey Executive Program.

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