HR association notes
CSTD to host IFTDO conference; HRPAO annual conference
12/04/2006|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/30/2006
CSTD to host IFTDO conference
The Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD) has won a bid to host the 2009 International Federation of Training and Development Organization’s (IFTDO) conference in Toronto. Mohamed Ally, associate professor at the Centre for Distance Education at Athabasca University in Alberta and a CSTD board member, was elected to the board of IFTDO at its annual conference in Malaysia in August. Ally will serve as incoming president of IFTDO beginning in 2007 and as president in 2008-09.
HRPAO annual conference
The Human Resources Professionals Association of Ontario (HRPAO) annual conference and trade show will be held in Toronto from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2, 2007. Featuring more than 110 sessions and six keynote presentations, the conference will explore issues such as business growth, employee engagement, corporate governance, customer loyalty, global partnerships and corporate social responsibility. For conference details visit