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CIC National Capital (Ottawa): Career Expo Series: A Discussion with Mr. Vincent Rigby, National Security and Intelligence Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada (online event)
March 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDTFree
Join the Canadian International Council (CIC) and RBC for a discussion with Mr. Vincent Rigby, National Security and Intelligence Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada. This discussion will cover Mr. Rigby’s experience in his current and former high-profile roles in the federal public service, as well as his advice for aspiring and ambitious public servants.
This event will be moderated by Pablo Mhanna-Sandoval, Coordinator of the CIC Mentorship Program. Please send your questions for the moderated Q&A portion of the event to email@example.com.
This event has been rescheduled to Wednesday, March 31 at 5:00 PM (Ottawa time)
Vincent Rigby is National Security and Intelligence Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada. He previously held the title of Assistant Deputy Minister of the Strategic Policy Branch of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD), a role to which he was appointed in December 2010. Prior to his arrival at CIDA, Mr. Rigby was the Executive Director of the International Assessments Staff (IAS) at the Privy Council Office (PCO), reporting to the National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister. The IAS produces intelligence assessments of foreign developments and trends affecting Canadian interests for the Prime Minister and other senior clients across government. Mr. Rigby also held the title of Afghanistan Intelligence Lead Official while at PCO. He was responsible in this capacity for coordinating the Canadian intelligence community in support of Canada’s Afghanistan mission.