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Global Institute of Church Management events bring together experts in Church teaching and business best practice to discuss strategies and ideas for strengthening today’s Church. With a focus on fostering more effective stewardship, our Church Management webinars are a must for anyone who wants to build a stronger Church.

Webinars are hosted by the experts at Program of Church Management, Rome, offering insightful discussions you won’t find anywhere else.

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GICM partners with the Program of Church Management, Rome, to invite experts in business management, Church social teaching, diocesan administration, and more to tackle important Church Management topics, including:

Catholic Education Management

Institutional Collaboration

The Role of the Laity

Achieving Accountability

Financial Transparency

Organizational Structure

Church Management in Healthcare

Parish Strategy

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Upcoming Webinars

In 2021, Global Institute of Church Management webinars train their attention on the ideas and issues that affect transparency and accountability within the Church. 

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Managing the Assets of the Church: Real Estate & Innovation

In our inaugural even for our 2021-2022 webinar series, Managing the Assets of the Church, we will be speaking about Real Estate and Innovatio. , Among the many assets entrusted to the Church, real estate is possibly the most visible and the most affected by changing demographics, economics, and market trends. We’re going to be speaking with experts in the field who are working on the ground to reimagine and revitalize Church properties in a way that better serves our apostolic and evangelical needs, while providing much-needed revenue for the Church.

Jeff Rauenhorst, Executive Vice President, Asset Management, Mission Energy
David Murphy, Program Director for the Church Properties Initiative at the Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate Solène Tadié is the Europe Correspondent for the National Catholic Register

On Demand Webinars

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We conclude our series, Building a Transparent & Accountable Church, with a look at Catholic schools. Like dioceses and parishes, they face multiple challenges. They exist in a wide range of juridical constructs with varied funding. Many are subject to existing guidelines as non-profits/NGOs. This webinar will look at some of the main challenges and recommend principles for best practices.

MAY 2021 | 60 Minutes

Religious orders in the Catholic Church have long held a certain autonomy. Many have sizeable assets. As well, some are declining in their members. Many have been directly impacted by the sexual abuse carried out by their members. Challenges and changing financial standards create a unique situation for religious orders. This webinar looks at some of the main challenges and best practices.

APRIL 2021 | 60 Minutes

A discussion of precise challenges faced by parishes – pastors, staff, and parishioners – with specific recommendations. What does financial accountability look like at the parish level? How should the parish finance council be constructed and what are its primary responsibilities? What are the obligations of the pastor to parishioners and his bishop?

MARCH 2021 | 60 Minutes

Throughout the world, Catholic Dioceses face tremendous challenges in achieving financial transparency. A combination of factors, including cultural, legal, and political, directly impact how each diocese is able to practice financial transparency. This webinar will look at some of the main challenges and recommend principles for best practices.

February 2021 | 60 Minutes

As the world’s oldest non-profit organization, indeed, the world’s oldest institution, she faces many challenges to adapt to current professional standards of financial transparency. What a transparent culture is in the Church, the challenges, and consider specific environments in the Church.

January 2021 | 60 Minutes

More than any other organization, the Church has a moral duty to model financial transparency. What we can do to achieve it.

December 2020 | 60 Minutes

Spend an hour with a saint for our times and learn tips for how to sanctify your work

November 2020 | 60 Minutes

Many parishes are no longer structured to meet the needs of the faithful. What parishes can do to recover their missionary orientation.

October 2020 | 60 Minutes

The hierarchy vs. team dichotomy is a classic debate in organization studies. What is the right structure for governing the Church? 

September 2020 | 60 Minutes

Looking at over 20 years of research and professional practice, the practical and pragmatic aspects of transparency in the Church.

May 2020 | 60 Minutes

Following the spread of Covid-19, Churches of all denominations are all looking for creative ways to provide spiritual support.

April 2020 | 60 Minutes

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