Ethics Conference | Building Trust in Government 2020

Ethics Conference | Building Trust in Government 2020
Due to the current situation, our conference is postponed until May 2021.
Thank you,


The Office of the Integrity Commissioner of Ontario and its partners are pleased to present the third conference on public sector ethics that will include a diverse panel of perspectives from leaders in the field. The conference will provide attendees with cutting edge discussions that are inclusive of the broad public sector ethics community.

DAY 1 - Thursday, May 21st  - Kick off and Reception

Terrace Room, Gardiner Museum, 111 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7



5:00 pm

Registration and networking

5:30 pm

WelcomeRemarks andIntroductionof Keynote speaker

5:45 pm

Keynote: Promoting a Culture of Ethics

Ula Ubani, Chief Ethics & Conduct Officer, BMO Financial Group and Chair,
Board of Directors of the Ethics Centre.

6:15 pm


DAY 2 - Friday, May 22nd - Conference
Moot Court, U of T Law School, 78 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C5



8:30 am

Registration and networking

9:00 am

Welcome Remarks

9:30 am

Session 1: Psychology of Acting Unethically

10:30 am

Networking Break

10:45 am

Session 2: Ethics in Practice

12:00 pm

Lunch and networking

1:15 pm

Facilitated Sessions in three breakout rooms

2:45 pm


3:00 pm

Closing Plenary: Trust in Public Institution

4:00 pm

Wrap up

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Registration Fee:

Please log in to your IPAC membership or create an account to complete registration.

ONE program item must be selected for the breakout sessions.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made before May 18th can be refunded, less a 4% administration fee. After May 18th replacements are welcome.

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5/21/2020 5:00 PM - 5/22/2020 4:30 PM
UofT Law Faculty, Moot Court Room J250 78 Queens Park Toronto, ON M5S 1K7 CANADA


Friday, 22 May 2020

Review of recent judicial reviews and trials.
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
5/22/2020 1:15 PM

The role of the Provincial Ombudsman in the municipal integrity arena.
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
5/22/2020 1:15 PM

Where is it used and what have been the successes (i.e. Ontario Securities Commission, Competition Bureau)?
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
5/22/2020 1:15 PM

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