7-May-2015 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
50 North Shore Bl W
Geraldo's at LaSalle Park (Bayshore Room)
Burlington, Ontario L7T 4G9

(Successfully) Leading Change

DATE:  Thursday, May 7, 2015

Geraldo’s at LaSalle Park (Bayshore Room)
50 North Shore Blvd. E.
Burlington, ON

TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST

TOPIC: Machiavelli highlights that there is… nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle than to initiate a new order of things.  Yet, leading our health care organizations through change is what we are all being asked to do.  This interactive session draws from very useful insights from research and practice to help you lead change in your organization.  This presentation will - draw upon change leader’s wisdom, offer insights, challenge some assumptions, and ask a few provocative questions; the goal being to fuel your abilities and your enthusiasm for successfully leading change.

SPEAKER:  Dr. Barry Wright

  • Associate Professor – Goodman School of Business at Brock University
  • Director – Niagara Community Observatory
  • Board Chair – Niagara Health System

Barry Wright is an Associate Professor in the Goodman School of Business at Brock University.  He is also the Director of the Niagara Community Observatory where he works in partnership with the Niagara community to foster, produce, and disseminate evidence-based research on current and emerging issues.  Dr. Wright’s research centres primarily on leadership issues and change and its influence on organizational members.  An award winning educator in the classroom, Barry is also comfortable in the boardroom.  He has provided a variety of training and research consultations to Canadian businesses and not-for-profit organizations.  Barry is an active volunteer in his community.  He has served on several community, provincial, and national boards; most recently, as board chair of the Niagara Health System.  With a Ph.D. in Management from Queen's University, Barry enjoys being a father, coaching sports, a trip to the art gallery, travelling, and a good laugh.

AGENDA: 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
7:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Annual General Meeting
(incl. HST) 

Register by April 29, 2015

  To contact the Hamilton Area Chapter of CCHL about this event, please call Deborah Carr at 1-800-755-0394 ext. 3472, or email at cchlhamiltonandarea@gmail.com

Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 1.00 Category I  credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.

Refund and Cancellation Policy: For refunds, all cancellations must be received no later than seven (7) days prior to the scheduled event. No refunds will be issued for cancellations after that date. Substitutions for persons attending can be made up to the start of the event without charge.