IR Leader
May 31, 2016
Keeping the investor presentation current and relevant is a constant work-in-progress. To assist you in creating compelling investor presentations, we are conducting a survey of investor relations professionals to determine best practices and trends for the content and uses of investor presentations.

This survey is sponsored by Corbin Perception, an investor relations research and advisory firm assisting public companies with unlocking their full market potential. We greatly appreciate their support for this important initiative. 

CIRI members, please refer to the CIRI Research email sent on May 25 for the link to complete this brief survey by June 3. As a token of our thanks, you will receive a complimentary copy of the research findings. Highlights from this survey and Corbin Perception’s related survey of the Street will be presented at CIRI’s Annual Conference from June 12-14 in Quebec City.

Thank you for your participation.
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If not, please don't delay - Vote Your Proxy Today!

CIRI's Annual General Meeting will be held at 8:00 a.m. (ET) on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City, QC.

Please note, the CIRI National By-laws allow all members the opportunity to vote.

All members are encouraged to attend the Meeting. Even if you are attending, we encourage all members to vote their proxy as soon as possible. All members are entitled to vote at the Meeting in person, or by proxy. You can return your proxy by:
      email to, or
      fax to (416) 364-2805
before 12:00 p.m. (ET) on Monday, June 13, 2016.

Annual General Meeting documents include:
  • Annual Meeting Notice
  • Information Circular
  • Proxy Form
  • Meeting Agenda
  • Chair's Report
  • 2015 Audited Financial Statements
These documents are available at (These are members only documents. You must be logged in using your CIRI username and password to access them.)

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