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Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership


Ddesjardins Event
Sep 23, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

How the pandemic threatens decades of women's labour force gains 

The pandemic has pushed women’s participation in the labour force down to its lowest level in three decades, with 1.5 million women losing their jobs in the first two months of the recession.
Erica Lawson Web
Aug 20, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

(Re)Claiming ‘Uppity’: “Ordinary” Women as Leaders and Public Intellectuals

With historical and contemporary examples, this talk is an invitation to re-think ‘ordinary’ women as leaders and public intellectuals within the theoretical tradition of Black feminist thought.
Frankieyoung (1)
Jul 30, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Advancing Reconciliation Through Indigenous Economic Development

This presentation discusses how the preservation of Indigenous culture is critical to Indigenous businesses’ long-term sustainability, and how we will can make it the norm to see thriving Indigenous businesses and investors in the Canadian market economy.
2020MBA (1)
Jul 21, 2020, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

MBA Leadership Day

Our annual MBA Leadership Day is dedicated to the development of our students as leaders. The MBA class will gain a first-hand look at the development of good leadership and leader character from some of Canada’s most respected practitioners.
Nilo Afzal (1)
Jul 15, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Sip & Speak Webinar: Navigating Today's Multidimensional Workplace

The current crisis has a silver lining. It has forced a social awakening and cleared a path for reinvention. At this crucial point in history, we will help you prepare for today's multicultural and multi-generational workplace, dispel myths and discuss actions that will help shift paradigms.
Summit Homepage (1)
Feb 28, 2020

Ivey Leadership Summit

A day focusing on character-driven leadership, created for individuals to be inspired, enlightened and invigorated. Hear from exceptional leaders who have had to rely on their strength of character to meet challenges, perform in their roles, to influence others, and to ignite excellence.
Feb 11, 2020

HBA Leadership Character & Candour Conference

The Institute for Leadership's 7th Annual Leader Character & Candour Conference for the HBA1 students includes leaders who will deliver compelling messages about the importance character and candour in our professional and personal lives.
Nilo Afzal (1)
Nov 11, 2019, 6:30 pm

Navigating Today's Multidimensional Workplace

This session will dispel Canadian organizational myths and paradigms, while helping to prepare you for today's multicultural and multi-generational workplace. We are facing a career revolution where the options are boundless and constantly evolving.
Oct 9, 2019, 9:40 am - 11:00 am

Thomas d'Aquino Lecture on Leadership

This year’s annual Thomas d’Aquino Lecture on Leadership speaker is The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.  The title of Mr. Beatty's presentation is Canada Adrift in a World Without Leaders.
Sep 11, 2019

HBA Leadership Day

On September 11, 2019, the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership will hosted our annual Ivey HBA Leadership Day - a day dedicated to the development of our HBAs as leaders.