For Real Estate Board Leaders & OREA Members

Be the best leader you can be! PEAK Leadership Summit offers professional development for volunteer leaders who want to make a difference in their real estate association or community group. For the first time, the Summit will be held virtually and open to all OREA Members who currently volunteer or are interested in volunteering in their community.

Agenda

Choose from a variety of sessions and courses to help you become a more impactful leader. Make a difference at your real estate association or community group by increasing your knowledge and developing your skills.

Jan 7
9:15 AM - 1:00 PM

Leadership 300
Amie Ferris / David Kurt

If you are on a community group or real estate association board of directors or want to be, this course will help you strengthen your executive leadership skills. Through group discussion and interactive activities, you will advance your skills so you can contribute more fully to a board of directors. You will learn proper procedure for chairing meetings, the duties of directors, and ways to advance a strategic plan.
Jan 8
9:15 AM - 1:00 PM

Leadership 301
Laura Leyser

As you take on more responsibility as a volunteer leader, you recognize the importance of your fiduciary duty to act on behalf of members. This is a new experiential learning course that helps you fulfill your governance responsibilities of stewardship, accountability, and oversight. Learn to make group decisions that advance your member-focused strategic goals and manage risk to the benefit of members.
Jan 11
9:15 AM - 1:45 PM

Director Fundamentals
Bill Harrington / Gary Simonsen / Marion Thomson Howell / Debi Wilcox

Director Fundamentals will offer learning on various topics important to you and your role as a volunteer on a board of directors. Four speakers that are experts in their field will discuss best practices in various areas of governance and Roberts Rules of Order. You will receive perspective on qualities of exceptional directors and how you can move from good to great.

Director Fundamentals Sessions

  • The Great Canadian Governance Challenge
  • Show Me the Money
  • Master Your Meetings & Reduce Motion Sickness!
  • The Good, Bad and the Exceptional
Jan 12
9:15 AM - 1:45 PM

Director Enrichment
Bill Harrington / Juanita Gledhill / Victoria Prince / Warren Weeks

These four sessions will focus on helping directors lead through unpredictable times, thinking strategically around the board table and learn how your roles and responsibilities, once fully understood, will help you mitigate risk for you and your organization. Participants will learn the significance of board solidarity.

Director Enrichment

  • Strategic thinking around the Board Table
  • Media awareness for Directors
  • A director’s duties and responsibility to Mitigate Risk
  • The Good, Bad and the Exceptional
Jan 13
8:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Leadership 401
Laura Leyser

A president-elect’s term is a critical time for laying the groundwork for success in the pending role as president. This annual course teaches you the skills you need earlier so that you are ready to take on the role of president. You will gain insight on how to achieve long-term goals, build relationships while addressing issues and evaluate board performance.
Jan 14
8:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Leadership 402
Erin Roberts

Leadership 402 is a working session for presidents to think broadly and strategically about the upcoming term of office. Through a series of activities, discussions and exercises, you will consider the challenges and opportunities of their year ahead. You will strategize about important relationships and ways to build your board’s effectiveness. And you will build a strong network as you work with presidents from across the province.
Jan 14
9:15 AM - 3:30 PM

EOPD
Bill Harrington / Garen Jemian / Laura Williams / Matthew Ferrara / Paul Feuer / Todd Brand

This 2-day event is available to Executive Officers and staff of real estate board and associations. Participants will explore the critical issues of today including legal implications caused by Covid-19, unusual parliamentary procedures and how to manage multiple personalities around the board table. Participants will also delve into key techniques for analyzing the major trends in the industry and society that will impact an organization’s plans for the future.
Jan 15
9:15 AM - 3:30 PM

EOPD – Day 2
Bill Harrington / Garen Jemian / Laura Williams / Matthew Ferrara / Paul Feuer / Todd Brand

This 2-day event is available to Executive Officers and staff of real estate board and associations. Participants will explore the critical issues of today including legal implications caused by Covid-19, unusual parliamentary procedures and how to manage multiple personalities around the board table. Participants will also delve into key techniques for analyzing the major trends in the industry and society that will impact an organization’s plans for the future.
Jan 18
9:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Leadership 300
David Kurt

If you are on a community group or real estate association board of directors or want to be, this course will help you strengthen your executive leadership skills. Through group discussion and interactive activities, you will advance your skills so you can contribute more fully to a board of directors. You will learn proper procedure for chairing meetings, the duties of directors, and ways to advance a strategic plan.
Jan 18
12:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Leadership 300
Amie Ferris

As you take on more responsibility as a volunteer leader, you recognize the importance of your fiduciary duty to act on behalf of members. This is a new experiential learning course that helps you fulfill your governance responsibilities of stewardship, accountability, and oversight. Learn to make group decisions that advance your member-focused strategic goals and manage risk to the benefit of members.
Jan 19
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Leadership 301
Laura Leyser

As you take on more responsibility as a volunteer leader, you recognize the importance of your fiduciary duty to act on behalf of members. This is a new experiential learning course that helps you fulfill your governance responsibilities of stewardship, accountability, and oversight. Learn to make group decisions that advance your member-focused strategic goals and manage risk to the benefit of members.
Jan 19
12:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Leadership 301
Amie Ferris

As you take on more responsibility as a volunteer leader, you recognize the importance of your fiduciary duty to act on behalf of members. This is a new experiential learning course that helps you fulfill your governance responsibilities of stewardship, accountability, and oversight. Learn to make group decisions that advance your member-focused strategic goals and manage risk to the benefit of members.

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Sponsors

Thank you to our generous sponsors for their invaluable support. You can learn more about our sponsorship partners during the Summit by visiting them in the Networking Lounge.