On 29th October CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) hosted a wide ranging discussion on the issue of Productivity. The conference brought together global business leaders, journalists and political leaders from Canada and around the globe to discuss from a business and finance perspective, productivity in Canada.
CIMA President Malcolm Furber, FCMA, CGMA, delivered the opening remarks. He was followed by the key note speaker, Craig Alexander, Senior Vice President & Chief Economist, TD Bank Group. Canadian Finance Minister, Jim Flaherty MP, also provided a written address to the conference.
Following the key note speech, there was a lively round table discussion with experts on productivity including, Ken Jones, Dean Emeritus at the Ted Rogers School of Management, Pavi Binning, President of George Weston Limited, Bill Currie, Americas Managing Director and Vice Chair, Deloitte Canada, Andy Robling, Vice President, Hays Recruiting Experts Worldwide, John Ruffolo, CEO, OMERS Ventures and Tahira Hassan, Non executive Director, Brambles Limited.
Martin Saxton, Chair, CIMA Canada stated:
“It was enlightening to listen to global business leaders discuss the need for continuous improvement in productivity to compete with emerging economies and to ensure commercial sustainability of organisations. CIMA and CGMA are committed to leading research and developing thought leadership reports to ensure that management account [மேலும் செய்திகளை வாசிக்க]