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IPAC Public Sector Excellence Awards

Posted on 11/13/2019
The IPAC Public Sector Excellence Awards program recognizes organizations that have demonstrated outstanding leadership by taking bold steps to improve public services, support government priorities or have had a significant impact on public policy a

Winners of the Sixth Annual National Student Paper Competition

Posted on 10/21/2019
The winners of the Grand Prize for the Sixth Annual National Student Paper Competition were Aleisha White and Jules Bagshaw for their paper “Nation-to-Nation in the Information Age: In Data we Trust”.

On-line mentoring programs

Posted on 9/4/2019
IPAC and IPSL are excited to announce a new partnership to provide IPAC member’s with access and special savings for on-line mentoring programs designed to help Public Sector Leaders develop and improve their political acumen and better understand ho

FNPSS & IPAC Joint Plan

Posted on 8/20/2019
The First Nations Public Service Secretariat (FNPSS) and the Institute of Public Administration Canada (IPAC) are pleased to share their joint workplan. The two organizations are working together to develop joint programming, resources and encourage

4th Annual Intelligent Cities Summit

Posted on 7/22/2019
The Intelligent Cities Summit brings together leading global municipal professionals and tech experts to discuss how new technology can enhance our cities and municipalities, as well as challenges related to this important and very timely topic. And

Code for Canada’s 2019 Showcase

Posted on 7/9/2019
Have you heard about the 2019 Code for Canada Showcase? It’s an exciting event that demonstrates how entrepreneurs, public servants and everyday residents are embracing new technology to deliver better services and experiences to Canadians.

Inaugural Global Followership Conference

Posted on 6/20/2019
Held at Conrad School of Entrepreneurship & Business, University of Waterloo, Ontario from July 26-28, 2019, it is the first global conference on followership in the world, shifting thinking from leader-centric to partner-centric.

2019 SAS Government Analytics Leadership Forum

Posted on 4/24/2019
Join us on May 16 in Ottawa for the 2019 SAS Government Analytics Leadership Forum, an invitation only executive event, to hear about real world AI & Analytics applications to government challenges that are breaking ground, delivering transformative

Special Pricing for Infonex’s Strategic Policy Development for the Public Sector Training Event

Posted on 3/27/2019
Infonex's two-day Strategic Policy Development for the Public Sector training event will assist you through the complex policy-writing procedure, planning and managing the process from research to recommendations and beyond.

Message from our partners: Special Pricing for IPAC Members!

Posted on 2/26/2019
Be inspired at The Art of Leadership for Women in Toronto on April 12, 2019, with keynote speaker Robin Roberts, Co-Anchor, "Good Morning America". The Art of Leadership for Women focuses on the topics and trends most critical to women leaders. This

Launch of the New IPAC Volunteer / Consultant Database

Posted on 9/27/2018
IPAC is pleased to announce the launch of the new Volunteer / Consultant Database. This database will be used by IPAC to find individuals with the skills and experience needed for international and Domestic proposals and projects and to strenghten ou

Introducing Kent Campbell, IPAC's new president

Posted on 8/22/2018
The Board of Directors of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kent Campbell, as IPAC's new President for 2018-2019. He succeeds IPAC President Lucie Robitaille, Assistant Secretary at

National Year of Dialogue Final Report Released

Posted on 6/21/2018
Reconciliation and building new relationships with Indigenous governments and peoples is an IPAC long-term strategic priority. Led by Catherine MacQuarrie, Senior Executive in Residence, Indigenous Government Programs, IPAC was very proud of the incr

New Partnership with FliP University

Posted on 4/9/2018
The Institute of Public Administration of Canada is excited to announce a new partnership with FliP University. FliP U is fliPing online learning on its head with topical and timely, social micro-learning that is meticulously curated, engaging a

Perkopolis for IPAC Members

Posted on 3/19/2018
At IPAC, we are always looking for new ways to add more value to your membership. We are delighted to announce that we are now in partnership with Perkopolis, Canada's Discount Program.

Registration now open for IPAC's 70th Annual Conference!

Posted on 3/13/2018
You can now register for IPAC's 70th Annual Conference, held August 19-22, 2018 in Quebec City. This year, the theme of conference will be public administration under pressure.

James Froh joins IPAC as Senior Executive in Residence, Indigenous Government Programs.

Posted on 12/15/2017
The Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) is pleased to announce that James Froh has joined IPAC as Senior Executive in Residence, Indigenous Government Programs.

Don't miss the 2018 IPAC Leadership Conference! February 5-6, 2018

Posted on 11/17/2017
Registration for this year is open now! Save your spot for The Dynamic Leader: Responding to an Uncertain World!

The Art of Leadership will be returning to Toronto on November 28th and Montreal on November 29th

Posted on 10/25/2017
The Art of Leadership will be returning to Toronto on November 28th and Montreal on November 29th 2017.

From Indian Act to Self Determination: Think Tank Launches a Bold Initiative

Posted on 10/25/2017
IPAC was pleased to be part of a collaborative think-tank held in October 2017 at Carleton University, marking the start of the Transitional Governance Project.

HealthAchieve 2017 Conference – November 6-7, 2017 | Toronto, ON

Posted on 10/4/2017
​HealthAchieve is more than an annual conference and trade show. It's an agent of change that drives the evolution of the health care system by focusing on the future. We are constantly evolving in order to provide value and bring the best possible e

Dr. David Zussman, awarded the 2017 IPAC Vanier Medal

Posted on 9/26/2017
Dr. David Zussman is an Adjunct Professor at the School of Public Administration at the University of Victoria and a Senior Fellow in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Ottawa.

2nd Annual Intelligent Cities Summit – October 24-25, 2017 in Toronto, ON

Posted on 9/8/2017
After the success of last year’s Intelligent Cities Summit, this year’s conference will be bigger and even better with speakers from across Canada addressing the issues our cities and municipalities are facing today and how applying Internet of Thing

Lucie Robitaille new president of IPAC for 2017-2018

Posted on 8/24/2017
The Board of Directors of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Lucie Robitaille, as IPAC's new President for 2017-2018. She succeeds IPAC President David Morhart, Deputy Minister of S

Premier Welcomes Delegates to the 69th Annual IPAC Conference

Posted on 8/21/2017
Hundreds of public service employees from across the country will meet at the PEI Convention Centre for the 69th National Annual Conference of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC), August 20 to 23, 2017.

Join us at The Economist's Canada Summit (Sept 7th, Montreal)

Posted on 8/11/2017
Canada has long been lauded as a liberal beacon on the world stage; open borders, sensible gun-control laws, extensive health-care, and an applaudable climate policy. But is the current state of affairs sustainable? Join IPAC, editors from The Ec

Centre for Policy Innovation and Public Engagement Website Launch

Posted on 6/1/2017
Ryerson University’s Centre for Policy Innovation and Public Engagement (CPIPE) launches website to promote research on emerging techniques for citizen engagement and policy innovation.

Facing the Future: Exploring the Recruitment and Retention of New Public Servants in Canada

Posted on 5/31/2017
See the results of IPAC's New Professionals Survey