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Workplace Innovation in Canada’s Public Service: How Collaborative Approaches, Dynamic Workspaces, and Enabling Technology Can Deliver Greater Value to Canadians

...Governments are facing mounting pressure to improve service delivery and accountability to citizens under increasing fiscal restraints and an aging workforce. To thrive in this complex environment, public sector...

Date: Wednesday July 6, 2011


March 11, 2014: Flat, Flexible and Forward-Thinking: Public Service Next

...The public sector faces an increasingly complex and rapidly changing landscape that requires greater creativity and responsiveness. As governments contend with unprecedented challenges, a high-performing public service becomes critical...

Date: Tuesday March 11, 2014


Toward ‘eyes-open’ engagement with China

...has in the past, for example, supported legal and judicial reforms to help China improve trial procedures and train judges, investigate public service corruption and strengthen due process. There is...

Date: Tuesday June 20, 2017


PPF welcomes budget measures that support Canadian journalism

...a local mandate for The Canadian Press OBJECTIVE Create a professional, open-source news service to supplement waning local and regional coverage of civic-function news with trustworthy news from an organization...

Date: Tuesday February 27, 2018


PPF Atlantic Summit 2018

The Public Policy Forum’s 2018 Atlantic Summit is the first major initiative in a 3-year project. From 2018-2020 we will conduct research, engage communities and decision makers, and work to support the momentum building behind the Atlantic Growth Strategy. The focus of our first year has been on demographics and the role of immigration as one approach to attract, and keep, the talented people who make Atlantic Canada home.

Date: Thursday May 24, 2018


Innovation in government: Conversations with Canada’s public service leaders

...We engaged nearly 100 public leaders in one-on-one conversations about the challenges facing Canada’s public service, the measures being undertaken to innovate, and the obstacles to change. We interviewed...

Date: Thursday May 19, 2011


Securing Canada’s cyberspace

...government-owned utilities and other public bodies from using foreign services when personal information could be accessed from or stored outside of Canada. For privacy advocates, these laws have helped secure...

Date: Monday February 6, 2017


Job Posting: Vice-President of Policy

...with all levels of government and the public service, the private sector, labour, post-secondary institutions, NGOs and Indigenous groups to improve policy outcomes for Canadians. As a non-partisan, member-based organization,...

Date: Thursday March 22, 2018


Canada’s Public Service in the 21st Century – Destination: Excellence

...consultations with business and government leaders, decision-makers, potential public service recruits, students, and managers. The report includes ten recommendations for public service reform that focus on promoting effective organizational cultures,...

Date: Wednesday May 21, 2008


The Shattered Mirror: FAQ

...newspapers lost to closure or merger in more than 210 federal ridings.” Small market TV stations have closed and many others, like surviving newspapers, have cut service and journalistic staff....

Date: Tuesday June 6, 2017


Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship

The Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship was established in 2012 to mark the Public Policy Forum’s 25th anniversary, when all living former Prime Ministers were honoured at the Testimonial Dinner and Awards in Toronto. The Fellowship brings prominent Canadian leaders to PPF for a year to conduct research and convene dialogues about public policy, democratic institutions and good governance.

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Canada Growth Summit: Bold ideas and untapped opportunities

...sector innovation is critical. Just like businesses, public services will need to disrupt themselves to stay relevant. That means becoming more agile by incentivizing efficiency and experimentation. They also have...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016


The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...chronically ill through continuous remote medical monitoring. For businesses, IoT offers opportunities for increased operational efficiency through predictive maintenance of hardware and real property, improved customer service through a richer...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016


Our Honourees: Celebrating 150 Years of Canadians at Home and Abroad

...and with a history of service to her home and overseas, Ms. Arbour is a true role model to us all. Q: What do you hope will change in Canadian...

Date: Monday April 17, 2017


Canada-China meeting: National Security and Human Rights

...Government officials, public policy experts, academics and private sector representatives met on September 14, 2017 in Ottawa to discuss further engagement with China. The Public Policy Forum facilitated...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


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