EP 53: The practice and challenges of Enterprise Performance Management

In this episode of CGE Radio, J. Richard Jones talks with Suzanne Nickerson, National Lead for Defence Sector at KPMG in Canada; Partner, Management Consulting and Linda Lizotte-MacPherson, who held a number of deputy minister positions in the federal government from 2005 to 2016. These included President of the Canada Border Services Agency, President of the...

Microsoft is transforming the way of delivering government services with AI

Artificial Intelligence is creating a great stir across many industries today. AI itself has been around for decades, but in the last few years, we have seen a significant advancement of this technology. Many are concerned that it will take jobs away or ultimately harm the human race, while others are more supportive. In the...

Cloud adoption: Interview with Jonathan Spinks, Sourced Group

Cloud technology is a game changer! Successful implementation in both the private sector and public sector is a vital component to business strategy. In this episode of CGE Radio, J. Richard Jones chats with Jonathan Spinks, CEO from Sourced Group. Tune in, as they explore the challenges of cloud adoption, security, the future of cloud...

Northern Leadership Perspectives: An interview with Dr. Joe Dragon

Wildlife Biologist, professional hockey player and public servant, born and raised in a small First Nations Community in the Northwest Territories, Joe Dragon has returned home as the NWTs Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources. He joins CGE Editor-in-Chief George Ross to share his leadership perspectives. Dr. Joe Dragon was appointed in December 2016 as Deputy Minister...

The Future of Digital Government Is Here, with Jeff Smith, KPMG

Digital government transformation is a massive opportunity. Advanced technologies allow governments to create potential value across departments and agencies. Apps are becoming the common preference for many citizens. A change toward catering to citizen’s needs through online and mobile applications. On today’s show, J. Richard Jones interviews Jeff Smith. Jeff is COO, Global Advisory at...

Ethics Rules: Confusion and taking responsibility with Lori Turnbull

On today’s show, J. Richard Jones sits down for a chat about Ethics Rules and their ramifications with Lori Turnbull, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Dalhousie University. Accountability and responsibility is a shared responsibility in political ethics. One that trickles down from the top and requires continual updating. Lori joined the...

Leadership in Satellite Communications

In this episode of CGE Radio, J. Richard Jones speaks with Brent Perrott, President of Hunter Communications. They discuss the recent contract awarded to Hunter Communications by CBC radio to provide Satellite Space Segment Services and their recipe for success, how technology is tackling the challenges of satellite communications and the future of satellite communications....

Human and social services affect us all, an interview with Martin Joyce of KPMG

In this episode, J. Richard Jones sits down with Martin Joyce, KPMG’s national sector leader for human and social services. They discuss the challenges and the vital role that human and social services play in helping to improve economic and social well-being. Also, hear about the announcement of a new report that will shed much-needed light...

Apolitical Part Deux

In this episode, J. Richard Jones continues his discussion with the Apolitical co-founders, Robyn Scott and Lisa Witter. They discuss international women’s day and what it means from around the world, Canada from an Apolitical perspective and the announcement of the first Canadian Government Executive Game Changer. All this and more on this episode of...

An Apolitical perspective

In this episode, J. Richard Jones, publisher of Canadian Government Executive announces a new partnership that will provide readers and listeners with vital news and information from around the world. He interviews co-founder of Apolitical, Robyn Scott, about her organization and its mandate. Hear Robyn’s perspective from around the world as well as her views...