See what participating CEOs and students have to say about the program.

Why workplace diversity depends on engaging millennials

April 21, 2017

Odgers Berndtson partners, Jane Griffith and Eric Beaudan, offer their perspective on why cultivating the future leaders of Canada will require a more inclusive and flexible approach to talent.


Mentorship program gives students a view from the top

April 18, 2017

Two UBC students spent a day following in the footsteps of two prominent local CEOs.

Meet the undergraduate CEO of IKEA (for a day)

April 12, 2017

Maria Poonawala's CEO x 1 Day experience helped propel her post-graduation career.

Student learns leadership skills from one of the top CEOs in the energy business

March 28, 2017

University of Alberta interviews engineering student Kabir Nadkarni about his CEO x 1 Day at ENMAX.


How leaders can engage future talent

March 23, 2017

Campbell’s CEO, Ana Dominguez talks about her CEOx1Day with the Globe and Mail, offering advice on engaging Canada’s future leaders.

What’s it really like to be CEO for a day?

March 17, 2017

Four Concordia students share what they learned about leadership and their experiences from the CEO x 1 Day program.

Student spends a day with senior leaders at major mining company

March 17, 2017

University of Alberta interviews engineering student Jessica Wu about her CEO x 1 Day experience at De Beers.


University of Alberta student flies to world’s largest diamond mine as CEO x 1 Day

March 9, 2017

Watch highlights of finalist Jessica Wu's day at De Beers' newly opened Gahcho Kué Mine, 280 NE of Yellowknife.

Young engineer experiences life at the top of a diamond company

March 9, 2017

De Beers interviews University of Alberta student Jessica Wu and CEO Kim Truter about their CEO x 1 Day experience at the world's largest new diamond mine.


Buruç Asrin: CEO x 1 Day

March 2, 2017

CBC Radio-Canada interviews the Concordia engineering student about his day with CEO Hubert Lacroix for their corporate blog.