The Conference Board of Canada is a Canadian not-for-profit think tank dedicated to researching and analyzing economic trends, as well as organizational performance and public policy issues. Describing itself as "objective" and "non-partisan", the Conference Board of Canada claims not to lobby for special interests. It is funded through fees charged for services delivered to the private and public sectors alike. The organization conducts, publishes and disseminates research on various topics of interest to its members. It publishes research reports, conducts meetings, holds conferences and provides on-line information services, which aim to develop individual leadership skills and organizational capacity. The Conference Board builds leadership capacity for a better Canada by creating and sharing insights on economic trends, public policy, and organizational performance.
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Founder gender: N/A
Leader gender: N/A Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Susan Black
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2020): Dr. Susan Black
Leader gender: Female
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
Notes: Website not functioning in May 2021, but social media active.