The McMaster Collaboratorium

A cross-discipline initiative between The Directors College,  Executive MBA in Digital Transformation ,  Health Leadership Academy
and Executive Education.

Together, we are pleased to offer this webinar series for board directors, executives and emerging leaders, that examines how governance and leadership best practices are evolving in the areas of business and health care.

Sessions are free and open to all who have an interest in the topics being explored. Select a full stream or individual events across streams.

Join our expert academic and business panelists as they provide practical insights (and bonus follow-up materials) to help organizations work through the challenges they are facing right now.

More events coming soon! In the meantime please have a look at what we have presented in the past by visiting our Archive.

Upcoming Events

Interactive post-session dialogues for each session are optional and limited to alumni*. Email with login details to follow upon registration. Please contact us if you have any questions.


Facilitating Collaboration: Helping Board Directors Bridge Differences to Solve Tough Problems

This session will feature insights from Adam Kahane, an author and global expert on collaboration processes who has worked with a multitude of stakeholders in more than fifty countries on their most intractable challenges. Join us to learn about transformative facilitation, a structured approach for addressing complex and problematic situations, and how to work with your board to remove obstacles, bridge differences, and move forward.

Host: Michael Hartmann – Principal, The Directors College

Guest Panelist: Adam Kahane – Leading architect, organizer, and facilitator of collaboration processes, Author, and Director at Reos Partners

Bonus: The first 30 people to register will receive a free e-copy of Adam Kahane’s most recent publication “Facilitating Breakthrough: How to Remove Obstacles, Bridge Differences and Move Forward Together”

Tuesday, June 14, 2022 

5:30-6:15pm (EDT) Formal Discussion
6:15-6:30pm (EDT) Open Dialogue with C.Dir. & EMBA Alumni 

Previous Events

To view past session topics, guest speakers, and recordings check out our Archive