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At Access Group we make it our business to provide our clients insight.

The following highlights some of the tools and information we have used for our round table sessions:


  • From Complacent to Competitive - New strategies to help Canadian enterprise compete on the global stage Report
  • How government agents can boost accountability and help Canada compete more powerfully on the global stage? Report
  • Generating Buzz thourugh Social Netwokring. How can companies build awareness through Social Networks and word of mouth marketing? Report
  • The Bilingual CIO in 2010 - How have CIOs gone from speaking 'IT' to speaking the language of the business? Report
  • Financial Services - This Report looks at ongoing financial industry process and technology changes – taking as our starting point current challenges like old legacy systems, an aging workforce, and never-ending customer expectations. These challenges give rise to such questions as: How can we streamline business processes to meet these challenges, improve our efficiencies, and more accurately measure our successes? Financial Services Report
  • Oil/Gas Executive - Managing Growth when Talent is Scarce and Costs are High - What are the keys to success? Who’s making progress and how? OilandGas Report
  • CIOs Never-Ending Challenge: Creating and Delivering Value to the Business Units. CIO Report
  • Findings by the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) identified challenges facing Canada’s ICT sector in its efforts to attract, retain and train internationally educated professionals. ICT Findings
  • Advantage Canada Summit- Bringing key stakeholders who had the interest and innovation to help Canada build a definitive brand in the global sourcing industry. Advantage Canada Summit
  • Speeding Up The Supply Chain - How to speed up existing supply chains in order to compete Supply Chain Report
  • Growth in the New Flat World - A report about how Canada's technology companies can survive in the New Flat World. Growth in the New Flat World
  • Implementing Accountability in Canadian Government - A report about challenges facing most modern democratic governments with respect to building transparent, effective structures, while maintaining accountability. Accountability Report
  • Smarter Retailing 2006: Advisers & Clients - A Report on the Retailers Knowledge-Exchange Roundtable
  • Selling into Healthcare. This White Paper reports the challenges and best practices in selling to the Canadian Healthcare Industry. Healthcare Report
  • The Changing Role of the CIO in the Law Firm - What do law firms need from technology? How can vendors understand and anticipate the challenges? How can the profession and technology providers work together more closely – as partners rather than just customers and suppliers? CIO Report
  • Manufacturing White Paper - Innovating the Supply Chain. This White Paper reports on Innovating the Supply Chain and examines the issues and solutions put forward. Manufacturing Supply Chain
  • Wealth Management - How to get out of commodity selling and earn the right to be advisers. Enhancing our productivity and making better use of our CRM tools. Wealth Management CRM
  • Operational Excellence: The main risk facing employees of financial institutions, business unit managers, senior executives, and shareholders; and seven steps to help you eliminate it. Operational Excellence Presentation
  • How Financial Services are increasing their revenues using existing resources. A complimentary report for financial institution professionals from Abbott Research - Financial Institution Professionals
  • How Financial Services are increasing their revenues using existing resources. A complimentary report for vendors from Abbott Research - Vendors
  • How are CIOs planning for the future and managing legacy systems?CIO Report
  • What is the strategic and tactical role for the Canada's Information & Network Communications Technology Industry in Bridging the Canadian Manufacturing Excellence Gap in Productivity & Innovation? - Manufacturing report
  • Enhanced Customer Experience: Urgent Opportunity or Obstacle to Achieving Business Goals - an executive roundtable with senior managers in Canadian Financial Institutions - Retail Banking Report


I certainly benefited from attending and thought the day very worthwhile. Please do include me on any future invitation lists... Thanks again for a great day.

Peter Bolton, Senior Vice President, ATB Financial Group