Helping you strive for excellence in corporate governance

Now in its third year, the EDA Directors Summit, themed “Evolving Trends in Governance”, provides directors, corporate secretaries and staff who have governance responsibilities an opportunity to hear from recognized governance experts and thought leaders on best practices and strategies to improve board performance. Join your peers and discuss the challenges facing boards today when it comes to good governance. Hear from the electricity distribution sector’s recognized experts on how to most effectively deal with current challenges and intricacies of board leadership.

Why Attend?

  • Equip your board members and executive management with the tools they need to make their duties more manageable and empower them to better contribute to their company’s value and long-term goals.
  • Gain valuable insights from respected board advisers and experienced directors through thought-provoking presentations and interactive peer discussions on the range of challenges and opportunities facing boards today.
  • Hone the leadership skills paramount to leading a 21st century organization

Please click here to check out last year’s agenda.

What You Need to Know

What: EDA CON::NECT 2018 Directors Summit
Connect and discuss the latest in Canadian Board Governance.
Who: Board members, executives, and finance.
When: June 14, 2018
Where: Aird & Berlis LLP, 181 Bay Street, Suite 1800 (Brookfield Place), Toronto, ON
How Much: Member – $350 +HST; Non-Member – $450 +HST

Featured 2017 Speakers

Click here to check out the presentations and photos from  the 2017 Directors Summit.

Ron Clark
Aird & Berlis’ Energy Practice
Richard King
Partner - Regulatory, Environmental, Aboriginal and Land - Osler
Chris Lincoln
Principal Consultant, Online Business Solutions
Fay Booker
Managing Partner, Booker & Associates
Bill Murphy
Senior Partner, KPMG
Gary Bouchard
Partner, Bouchard & Associates
Jody Johnson
Partner, Aird & Berlis LLP

Event Dates & Times

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Stay tuned for more information as we get closer to the date!

Event Pricing

Early bird pricing – before May 4, 2018 $299.00 $399.00
Regular pricing – after May 4, 2018 $399.00 $499.00

* Prices do not include HST

Event Venue

This year’s event will be held at:

Aird & Berlis LLP
181 Bay Street, Suite 1800 (Brookfield Place)
Toronto, ON    M5J 2T9
Map & Directions


EDA’s Directors Summit will be held at:

Aird & Berlis LLP
181 Bay Street, Suite 1800 (Brookfield Place)
Toronto, ON    M5J 2T9
Map & Directions


Stay tuned for reservation details.

Event Attendees

This event is open to members of the Electricity Distributors Association and non-members.

If you’re not already a member and wish to join, click here.

The agenda of this meeting is geared towards board members, executives, and finance.


Online Registration for the Directors Summit is closed.

Click here to register for EDA CON::NECT's 2017 Directors Summit!

Looking to Sponsor in 2018?  Click below to learn about the opportunities that are available.

Learn more about sponsoring the 2016 EDA CON::NECT Event Series

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2017 Directors Summit

Check out the awesome time had by all at Directors Summit 2015!

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2016 Directors Summit

Check out the awesome time had by all at Directors Summit 2016!

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 2017 CON::NECT Event Series Sponsors

We appreciate the 2017 CON::NECT Event Series sponsors, whose support has made these valuable events possible.

2016 EDA CON::NECT Event Series Platinum Sponsor - Olameter 2016 EDA CON::NECT Event Series Platinum Sponsor - Composite Power Group

For sponsorship opportunities in the 2017 CON::NECT Event Series program, please email Marica Macura, Director, Member Relations and Events.