Board Effectiveness Program for Pension and Other Long-Horizon Investment Institutions

The Board Effectiveness Program is a unique international governance program designed for board members of large pension funds and long-horizon investment institutions around the globe.

Organized by ICPM and Rotman Executive Programs at the University of Toronto, the program instills best practices in key areas such as organizational mission, fiduciary duties, investment styles, risk management and human resources management, including compensation.

Who Should Attend?

The program has been developed specifically for board members of ICPM Research Partners. It focuses on global pension perspectives and attracts international participants. It has served more than 250 attendees since its inception in 2011.

Limited to 35 people per session, the program builds relevant skills and knowledge for existing board members and supports ongoing board renewal by helping to prepare new board members to fulfil their governance responsibilities.


Now accepting applications

Program Dates

BEP 11: November 27 through December 1, 2017

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Course Facilities

Rotman School of Management, Executive Programs, University of Toronto, Canada

Program Fee

C$6,950 plus tax (deposit of 50% required with application)