Search the Knowledge Centre

Found 47 Results

Multi-Service Approach to Manage Complex Funding Projects – The Strategic Project Management Group

To manage complex research infrastructure projects effectively, institutions must have adequate structures and functions in place as well as sufficient and appropriate resources. The institution is also encouraged by funding agencies to adopt a risk-based approach for the management of its portfolio of projects. Before 2010, the University of Ottawa (uOttawa) managed its Canada Foundation … Continue reading "Multi-Service Approach to Manage Complex Funding Projects – The Strategic Project Management Group"

June 10, 2019


Breaking silos right from the launch of a strategic planning exercise

“Breaking silos” is often one of the objectives that appear in the strategic plans adopted by universities. At the Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS), “breaking silos” was more of a means of carrying out the strategic planning exercise the new administration launched in September 2017. Working without an external consultant, the president’s team fully appropriated the … Continue reading "Breaking silos right from the launch of a strategic planning exercise"

June 10, 2019



Much Ado About Nothing? An Analysis of Prioritization at Six Canadian Universities

This research investigates organizational change in six Canadian universities framed as “prioritization,” which is a ranking method using predefined metrics for the comprehensive review and evaluation of academic and administrative programs. Our research found the following: (a) no prioritization process reached the implementation stage; (b) financial performance was not significantly impacted; (c) differences in pace, … Continue reading "Much Ado About Nothing? An Analysis of Prioritization at Six Canadian Universities"

Tags: , , ,

May 9, 2019



Webinar: Not Just an IT Issue: Role of the Board and Executives in Managing Cyber Threats – Video Recording

Not Just an IT Issue: Role of the Board and Executives in Managing Cyber Threats – March 29, 2019 Presenter: Justin Fong Partner, Risk Advisory Deloitte

Tags: , , , , , ,

April 5, 2019


Webinar: Responding to a Cybersecurity or Data Breach: Are You Ready? – Video Recording

Responding to a Cybersecurity or Data Breach: Are You Ready? – February 14, 2019 Presenter: Alex Cameron Partner and Chair, Privacy and Cybersecurity Group Fasken Martineau

Tags: , , , , , ,

April 5, 2019





Page 1 of 5