2022 Call for Speakers and Sponsors

CALL FOR SPEAKERS for 2022 GPC Programming

Are you interested in getting involved in GPC's professional development, annual conference, podcasts, and other programming?

Submit your session ideas today! Governance Professionals of Canada is starting to plan its 2022 Professional Development Calendar and Annual Conference program. We are looking for new, dynamic and engaging speakers and topics relevant to the Governance Professionals!

We invite you to submit your session idea(s) today if you are:

  • A seasoned practitioner in governance (such as a board member, academic, leading consultant)
  • A governance professional with unique experiences and stories to impart
  • A thought leader on new and emerging governance or disruption issues
  • A subject matter expert with an interest in sponsoring a session

If you are interested in submitting a session proposal, please complete your submission by Monday, January 17, 2022.

Session submissions should be trending topics in the realm of governance, but we are also seeking topics relevant for all levels and sectors of governance. New perspectives on existing themes are also welcomed. Please highlight what makes your topic stand out!

Thank you in advance for your time in submitting a proposal.

*Only proposals selected for session development will be contacted.

Begin your speaker submission today by completing the survey.



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GPC provides multiple engagement and touchpoint opportunities throughout the year, to speak directly to, or engage with our members and our community of governance professionals.

Having a presence at GPC events or activities will provide your organization with the recognition and brand awareness it seeks. You will have the opportunity to connect with influencers in the governance field looking to improve their governance, board processes, or other key strategic practices in their organizations.

To start reviewing the opportunities that GPC has to offer, CLICK HERE for the GPC Annual Sponsorship Package! Take advantage of our bundled pricing – the more activities you sponsor with GPC, the more influence you gain, and the more you save!

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The Governance Professionals of Canada (GPC) was created in 1994, shortly after the Dey Report was published by the TSX on ‘Where Are the Directors’. GPC‘s mandate is to be the voice of governance professionals in Canada. Its members deal with all matters affecting corporate governance, from board and committee processes, management and structure, disclosure, stakeholder engagement, legal and corporate compliance, as well as issues crucial to boards, their accountability and oversight.