Executive Education

Public Involvement

Program Overview

Involving the public and stakeholders in policy and program development has become common practice in the Government of Alberta.  Identifying the key consultation questions, building trust, and building relationships are key to successfully engaging stakeholders and the public in policy and program decisions.  In this module, you will learn what we are trying to accomplish by involving stakeholders, tools for planning the process, and techniques for effective involvement. 


Dr. Ian Montgomerie  //  Management Consultant

Ian brings 15 years of experience in policy development, consultation, and strategic planning with the Government of Alberta. During a varied and challenging career in public service, Ian acquired a breadth of experience that provides a comprehensive understanding of policy-making processes throughout government, extending from policy research to the decision-making systems of Cabinet.