The Leadership Institute has hosted guests from all sectors of business who give their insights into what it takes to be a great leader.
For Ivey’s MBA Leadership Day on July 23, Goldy Hyder, President and CEO of the Business Council of Canada discussed how to build a better Canada and how leadership has changed. The event was hosted by the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership.
The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada (retired), shares leadership insights at the annual Thomas d’Aquino Lecture on Leadership at the Ivey Business School.
Deepak Chopra was the keynote speaker at the annual MBA Leadership Day organized by the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership at the Ivey Business School on Tuesday July 24, 2018. He is the former president and CEO of Canada Post who lead the transformation of this centuries-old organization from its traditional role as a national mail service into the #1 E-commerce parcel delivery brand and recording 16 consecutive quarters of profits.
David McKay, MBA ’92, was appointed President and CEO of Royal Bank of Canada in 2014. He is leading the transformation at RBC as the bank seeks to remain relevant to customers. In this interview, we posed a series of questions to McKay to get his insights on being successful in an age of disruption.
Kim Scott was a keynote speaker at the 5th Annual Leader Character and Candour Conference organized by the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership at the Ivey Business School on Tuesday February 6, 2018. She is the co-founder and CEO of Radical Candor Inc. and authored the NYT bestseller Radical Candor: How To Be a Kickass Boss without Losing your Humanity. Kim was also a member of the faculty at Apple University to teach a leadership seminar; and before that led AdSense, YouTube, and Doubleclick Online Sales and Operations at Google. She is currently is an advisor and CEO coach at Dropbox, Qualtrics, Twitter and several Silicon Valley companies.
W. Brett Wilson was a keynote speaker at the 5th Annual Leader Character and Candour Conference organized by the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership at the Ivey Business School on Tuesday February 6, 2018. He is a celebrated Canadian entrepreneur, respected philanthropist, and the all-time leading dealmaker on CBC’s hit TV show Dragons’ Den. Through his primary holding company, Prairie Merchant Corporation, he has invested in the energy, sports and entertainment, agriculture, and real estate industries, but Brett believes he makes his true investments in people.