The BEI offers condensed masterclasses for very busy careerists who need expertise on domain-specific issues. The masterclass format is a concise summary of 4-5 sessions delivered over a 3-hour period, which includes key issues, trends, challenges and possible approaches to addressing those challenges. The masterclasses offer topic-specific takeaways and short exercises, modelled to ensure knowledge retention.

Upcoming Masterclasses

Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis

National Security Masterclass Series

(can be taken individually or as a complete series)

Strengthening National Security Legislation

Foreign Interference

Understanding the Five Eyes and Canada's Role

Additional courses to be offered in the future

Performance Management and Accountability

How Washington Works? Trends in US Policy Direction

International Migration: Realities and Governance

Insider Threats

Unlocking Responsible AI Innovation and Managing Risks in the Rapidly Changing Legal and Policy Landscape

Responsibly Navigating AI Data Challenge to Unlock Innovation and Manage Risks

Leveraging the Data Explosion for the Public Interest

Introduction to Data Science