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CFA Society Winnipeg Ethics Challenge 2019

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​We are in preparation for the 3rd annual CFA Society Winnipeg Ethics Challenge which will take place February 9, 2019. 

Teams from Saskatchewan and Manitoba will be participating.

University of Saskatchewan 
University of Manitoba
University of Regina
University of Winnipeg

The CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge embodies the mission of CFA Institute by promoting "the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence." In addition, it focuses on many of the elements of CFA Institute's Future of Finance initiative. Equally as important, it helps prepare those entering the investment profession for the ethical challenges that they will face in the workplace.

The first Ethics Challenge was started by a CFA Society Toronto volunteer in 2014 where three teams, each from a CFA Institute University Affiliation Program in Toronto participated. In 2017, the 12 member Societies hosted the first CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge.
 
The CFA Societies Canada Ethics Challenge is designed to increase students’ awareness of the ethical dilemmas and issues they may face when they enter the investment management industry. Teams consisting of students from finance or business programs (preferably from CFA Institute’s University Affiliation Program) are given an ethics case to analyze and evaluate. Each team then presents its analysis and recommendations, to a panel of judges, selected by the host CFA Society. Following a question and answer period after each team’s presentation, the judges then select a winner. To determine the winning team, the judges use a grading rubric that is based on the identification and understanding of the ethical issues in the case, the recommendations provided, the depth of the analysis, quality of the presentation, and responses to the judges’ questions. This rubric is then used to provide feedback to each team at the end of the competition.
 
Please see our attached 2019 Ethics Challenge - Sponsorship Package for more details and contact us by November 30, 2018 if your company is interested in participating as a sponsor this year.

Event Type

Society; Career; Social; Educational

Education Topic

Leadership, Management, and Communication Skills; Standards, Ethics, and Regulations

Start Time

2/8/2019 5:00 PM

End Time

2/9/2019 2:00 PM

City

Winnipeg

State/Province

Manitoba

Event Country

Canada

Event Region

Americas

Location Info

​TBA

Friday Evening cocktail reception

Saturday morning Challenge event 8:30 - 1:30 

Speaker

TBA

CE Credits

1

SER Credit

1.00

Currency

CAN

Member Price

0.00

Non-Member Price

0.00

Candidate Price

0.00

Registration

​More event information will be available soon.

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