January 2019 – ICF is “Leading into the Future”
ICF Membership grows—
30,000 members from 140 countries
Credential milestone last year: 20,000 ICF Credential-holders
Chapters added —
Bahrain, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Tunisia, Egypt, Jordan, Arkansas-Oklahoma, and North Florida
Currently have 131 chapters and charter chapters in more than 75 countries
Compared to March, 2016: 125 chapters in 60 countries
Regional Advisory Councils (RAC’s) develop to—
Act as a bridge between ICF Chapters and Global (ICF-Calgary participated in a very productive working session as part of the North America Western Region RAC in Warsaw)
Work to create synergy within regions and offer guidance on how to best serve members in local communities
ICF Global Leaders Meet and Strategize—
First year in 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia: 170 leaders from 56 countries
March 2017 in Warsaw, Poland: 203 leaders from 68 countries
Strategic Plan to Expand the Scope and Influence of ICF by—
Establishing a Thought Leadership Institute to capture what coaching is today and inform our decisions for the future
Expanding activities of the ICF Foundation
Creating offerings for organizations and corporations building coaching cultures
The year ahead proves to be exciting and interesting. You have elected a talented and amazing 2019-2020 Board, who are focused on representing and leading our coaching community.
Whether you are an executive coach, life coach, leadership coach, or specialized in a particular client niche and practice area, we hope that you will join and participate with the network of coaches in the Calgary area.
We welcome your feedback and participation in the activities of the Chapter. Consider joining one of our volunteer committees and add your skills to our Board team.