Upcoming Events

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October 2017

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel - 1 King Street West, Toronto

Ontario’s long-term care sector is facing unprecedented challenges. Almost half of the province’s homes require renovations and the demand for care is growing each year with more than 30,000 people on wait-lists for care today. Further, the seniors being cared for are older and frailer than any other cohort in the province’s history and over the next 20 years analysts forecast a growth in the aging population, and by extension, an increase in the number of seniors requiring specialized care that cannot be provided at home.

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October 2017

11:30am-1:30pm | Fairmont Chateau Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

Canada’s innovative pharmaceutical industry is strongly committed to the pursuit of new treatments and cures. As a result of the many new therapies that have been developed in recent years, patients are living longer, healthier and more productive lives, leading to efficiencies and savings for our public health care system. According to a Fall 2017 analysis by EY, Innovative Medicines Canada member-companies are major contributors to the Canadian knowledge-based economy and contribute 10% of their revenues to research and development, and other related activities. To continue success in this field, the life sciences industry, governments and other health stakeholders need to collaboratively develop policies to foster innovation, create knowledge-based jobs, accelerate scientific advances and improve access to innovative medicines.

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November 2017

11:30am-1:30pm | Arcadian Court - 401 Bay Street, Toronto

Almost forty percent of adult Canadians say their income fluctuates on a monthly basis, making it hard for them to gain control of their finances today, let alone plan for tomorrow. TD's CEO Bharat Masrani will discuss the broad impact of income volatility on Canadian households, and society as a whole.

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November 2017

11:30am-1:30pm | Fairmont Royal York - 100 Front St W, Toronto

The Royal Canadian Air Force is driving airpower innovation and redefining the approach of a traditional military organization when it comes to innovation within the ranks. Under the leadership of Lieutenant-General Mike Hood, the RCAF is flattening the traditional hierarchy when it comes to discussing innovative ideas to move the institution forward to meet the challenges ahead. Attracting and recruiting top talent in Canada, requires empowering our most junior folks, who have the ideas, but aren’t used to getting heard directly by senior leadership. The RCAF has achieved great success when it comes to building new bridges with innovation hubs and start up’s and is working at redefining the relationship with industry into one that is more collaborative and supports experimentation. The RCAF is currently the only organization with a federal presence at Communitech, operating within petri dish of innovation alongside Canadian start-ups. Lieutenant-General Hood will also provide some perspective on the federal defence policy just released, and the role the RCAF plays in the investments the policy foretells.

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November 2017

11:30am-1:30pm | Hyatt Regency Hotel - 370 King Street West, Toronto

Annually, millions of people die as a result of preventable deaths. As disease rates steadily increase, the importance of innovations and technological advancements in the area of preventative medicine is crucial to support our growing and aging population. As the term implies, preventative medicine is an effort by medical professionals to protect, avoid, and destroy the imminent impact of threatening health conditions.
Join us as Shaun Francis discusses some of the innovations he and his team have created to maintain a sustainable future in healthcare. Learn about technological advances such as digital hearing screening, enhanced video visits, nutritional programs, and more. As well, the latest in mind, food, fitness, genetics, and sleep research. Rather than reactive, learn how medical leaders are using proactive strategies to reduce the risk of preventable diseases.  

Past Events

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October 2017

Canadian Universities and the Forces of Global Change

11:30am-1:30pm | The King Edward Hotel - 37 King St East, Toronto

 

Mohamed Lachemi, President and Vice-Chancellor - Ryerson University

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October 2017

Jeremy Rudin, Superintendent of Financial Institutions to address the Economic Club

11:30am-1:30pm | VENUE CHANGE: Hyatt Regency Toronto - 370 King Street West, Toronto

 

Jeremy Rudin, Superintendent - Financial Institutions Canada

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June 2017

The Hon. Mitzie Hunter on: Education and the New Economy

11:30am-1:30pm | InterContinental Hotel - 225 Front Street West, Toronto

 

Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Education - Government of Ontario

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May 2017

Cornell Belcher to Address the Economic Club

11:30am-1:30am | The Hilton Toronto - 145 Richmond Street West, Toronto

 

Cornell Belcher, Award-winning Pollster, Author -

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February 2017

Ontario’s Energy Future

7:45am-9:00am | Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

The Honourable Glenn Thibeault, Ministry of Energy - Government of Ontario

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January 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne: A Balanced Plan to Build Ontario Up for Everyone

11:45am-1:30pm | Arcadian Court - 401 Bay St, 8th Floor, Toronto

 

Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario -

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January 2017

The Hon. Brian Pallister, Premier of Manitoba: Facing the Storm

11:45am-1:30pm | Hilton Toronto - 145 Richmond Street West, Toronto

 

Brian Pallister, Premier of Manitoba -

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November 2016

PC Leader Patrick Brown: Towards a More Prosperous Ontario

11:45am-1:30pm | The Westin Ottawa - 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Patrick Brown, Leader - Ontario's Progressive Conservative Party

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November 2016

Pres. & CEO, Music CAN: The Broken Promise of a Golden Age

11:45am-1:30pm | Hilton Toronto - 145 Richmond Street West, Toronto

 

Graham Henderson, President & CEO - Music Canada

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October 2016

Special Engagement: The EC & Jr. EC visit Canada's North

11:30am-1:30pm | The Explorer Hotel - 4825 49th Ave, Yellowknife

 

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September 2016

U.S. Presidential Election Homestretch: What Voters Are Saying - and Why It Matters

11:30am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Royal York - 100 Front Street West, Toronto

 

Peter Hart , President - Hart Research

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June 2016

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau: Long-Term Growth for the Middle Class

7:45am-9:15am | Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel - 525 Bay Street, Toronto

 

The Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance -

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June 2016

Halifax: One of Canada’s Fastest Growing Economies

11:45am-1:30pm | Marriott Eaton Centre - 525 Bay St. , Toronto

 

Mike Savage , Mayor - City of Halifax

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May 2016

Enabling the New Micro-Multinational

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Chateau Laurier (Drawing Room) - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Andrea Stairs, Managing Director - eBay Canada

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May 2016

The Resurgence of Canada's West Coast Shipbuilding Industry

11:45am-1:30pm | Fairmont Chateau Laurier (Drawing Room) - 1 Rideau Street , Ottawa

 

Jonathan Whitworth, Chief Executive Officer - Seaspan

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May 2016

Fires and Floods: Disaster Proofing Canada

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Chateau Laurier (Laurier Ballroom) - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Don Forgeron , President and CEO - Insurance Bureau of Canada

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May 2016

Change or start over? The challenge of transforming large institutions.

11:45am-1:30pm | Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel - 525 Bay St, Toronto

 

Hubert T. Lacroix, President & CEO - CBC/ Radio-Canada

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April 2016

Premier Brian Gallant: New Brunswick's Path to a Stronger, More Innovative Economy

11:45am-1:30pm | Hilton Toronto - Toronto l - 145 Richmond Street West, Toronto

 

Brian Gallant, Premier of New Brunswick -

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April 2016

The Honourable Joe Ceci to Address the Economic Club

11:45am-1:30pm | Delta Toronto - Kensington Ballroom - 75 Lower Simcoe Street, Toronto

 

The Honourable Joe Ceci, President of the Treasury Board and Alberta's Minister of Finance - MLA...

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April 2016

Canada and the United States: A Renewed Partnership

11:45am-1:30pm | Fairmont Royal York -Imperial Room- - 100 Front Street West, Toronto

 

David MacNaughton, Canada's Ambassador to the U.S. -

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March 2016

Closing the Gap: A New Era for First Nations in Canada

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Chateau Laurier - 1 Rideau Street , Ottawa

 

National Chief Perry Bellegarde, - Assembly of First Nations

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January 2016

Candace Chartier CEO, Ontario Long-Term Care Association: Action for Seniors

11:45am-1:30pm | Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel - 525 Bay Street, Toronto

 

Candace Chartier, CEO - Ontario Long Term Care Association

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January 2016

Big Talent, Big Business: Canada's best kept secret is on-screen content

11:45am-1:30pm | Fairmont Pacific Rim - Emerald Ballroom - 1038 Canada Place, Vancouver

 

Valerie Creighton , President & CEO - Canada Media Fund

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December 2015

Mayor John Tory: State of the City

11:45am-1:30am | InterContinental Hotel - 225 Front St. W., Toronto

 

John Tory , Mayor - City of Toronto

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December 2015

Canada – US Relations: Perspective on the Next Five Years

11:45am-1:30pm | Fairmont Chateau Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

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November 2015

Leader of Ontario PC Party Patrick Brown to Address The Economic Club

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West - 1 King St W, Toronto, ON M5H 1A1, Toronto

 

Patrick Brown, Leader - Ontario's Progressive Conservative Party

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November 2015

After the Election: Paving a Path to Prosperity Through Public-Private Cooperation

11:45am-1:30pm | Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel - 525 Bay Street, Toronto

 

Dean A. Connor, President and Chief Executive Officer - Sun Life Financial

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October 2015

Premier Stephen McNeil: A New Approach to Growing the NS Economy

11:45am-1:30pm | Royal York Hotel - 100 Front St. W., Toronto

 

The Hon. Stephen McNeil , Premier - Nova Scotia

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September 2015

Global outlook: In search of an anchor

11:30am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel - 1 King St. W. , Toronto

 

Jean Boivin, Deputy Chief Investment Strategist - BlackRock Investment Institute

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September 2015

Research and Change: A Business Case for Smarter Health Care

11:45am-1:30pm | The Westin Ottawa - 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Dr. Jack Kitts, President and CEO - The Ottawa Hospital

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September 2015

Big Talent, Big Business: Canada’s best kept secret is on-screen content

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Chateau Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Valerie Creighton , President & CEO - Canada Media Fund

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September 2015

Helping People Get the Housing They Can Afford

11:30am-1:30pm | Hilton Toronto - 145 Richmond St. W. , Toronto

 

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June 2015

Ted Danson: Save the Oceans, Feed the World

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel - 1 King Street West, Toronto

 

Ted Danson, Board of Directors, Oceana - Award Winning Actor

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June 2015

The Electricity Imperative

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Chateâu Laurier ~ Drawing Room - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

The Honourable Sergio Marchi, P.C., President and Chief Executive Officer - Canadian Electricity...

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May 2015

Mining’s Message to Policymakers: Don’t Drop the Ball

11:45am-1:30pm | InterContinental Toronto Centre - 225 Front Street West, Toronto

 

Pierre Gratton, President and CEO - Mining Association of Canada

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May 2015

Mayor Don Iveson: A New Edmonton: New Attitude, New Opportunities

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel - 1 King Street West , Toronto

 

Don Iveson , Mayor - City of Edmonton

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April 2015

Dr. Mohamed El-Erian: Global Outlook: Geopolitical Threats and Their Impact on Economies and Markets

11:45am-1:30pm | Fairmont Royal York - Concert Hall (on level C) - 100 Front St W, Toronto

 

Dr. Mohamed El-Erian , Chief Economic Advisor - Allianz

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March 2015

Driving Innovation in Canadian Transportation

11:45am-1:30pm | Westin Ottawa - 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Ian Black, General Manager (Ontario) - Uber

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February 2015

Innovation & Opportunity: Building an Entrepreneurial Ontario

7:45am-9:15am | Marriott Eaton Centre - 525 Bay St. , Toronto

 

The Hon. Kathleen Wynne , Premier of Ontario -

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February 2015

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson: Canada’s Future. Canada’s Cities.

11:45am-1:30pm | Delta Toronto *New Venue* - 75 Lower Simcoe Street, Toronto

 

Gregor Robertson , Mayor - City of Vancouver

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February 2015

Advancing transportation safety in Canada: risks and opportunities

11:45am-1:30pm | The Westin Ottawa - 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Kathy Fox, Chair - Transportation Safety Board of Canada

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February 2015

The State of Diabetes in Canada

11:45am-1:30pm | The Westin Ottawa - 11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Richard Blickstead, President and CEO - Canadian Diabetes Association

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January 2015

The Economics of Digital Health in Canada

11:45am-1:30pm | Hilton Hotel - 145 Richmond Street West , Toronto

 

Michael Green, President and CEO - Canada Health Infoway

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January 2015

A Sustainable Century: The New Democratic Vision

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Thomas Mulcair, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada -

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January 2015

Toronto Mayor John Tory

11:45am-1:30pm | Marriott Eaton Centre - 525 Bay Street, Toronto

 

John Tory , Mayor - City of Toronto

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December 2014

Premier Wynne: Practical, Progressive and Fair Solutions to Create Growth

11:45am-1:30pm | Marriott Eaton Centre - 525 Bay Street, Toronto

 

The Hon. Kathleen Wynne , Premier of Ontario -

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December 2014

SOLD OUT-Toward a National Strategy for Financial Literacy- TORONTO

7:45am-9:30am | InterContinental Hotel - 225 Front Street West , Toronto

 

Jane Rooney, Financial Literacy Leader - Government of Canada

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December 2014

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November 2014

No place to call home: A frank discussion about housing challenges in the GTA

11:45am-1:30pm | VENUE CHANGE: InterContinental Hotel - 225 Front St. W., Toronto

 

Ed Clark , President & CEO - TD Bank Group

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November 2014

Perking Up the Coffee Market: The Club Coffee Recipe for Meeting Consumer Needs

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

John Pigott , CEO - Club Coffee

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November 2014

WELLth Management: Mental Health at Work Challenge - Expert Panel

11:30am-1:30pm | Westin Bayshore Hotel - 1601 Bayshore Dr. , Vancouver

 

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November 2014

Son Excellence François Hollande, Président de la République française

12:15pm-2:30pm | Delta Ottawa City Centre Hotel - 101 Lyon St N, Ottawa

 

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September 2014

Regulating and Supervising Federal Financial Institutions in Today’s Environment

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel, Grand Banking Hall - 1 King West, Toronto

 

Jeremy Rudin, Superintendent - Financial Institutions Canada

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September 2014

Genomics: Fuelling Canada’s growing bioeconomy

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Pierre Meulien , President and CEO - Genome Canada

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September 2014

Smart skills for a smarter Canada

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Paul Davidson, President - Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada

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September 2014

Nuclear: The Innovation Imperative

11:45am-1:30pm | One King West Hotel - 1 King West. , Toronto

 

Hugh MacDiarmid , Chairman of the Board - Terrestrial Energy

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September 2014

Canada’s Pacific Future

7:30am-8:45am | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

The Hon. Stockwell Day, PC, Senior Advisor, Chair of the Advisory Committee - Pacific Future Energy

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September 2014

WELLth Management: Mental Health at Work Challenge

11:30am-1:45pm | Fairmont Royal York - 100 Front Street West , Toronto

 

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September 2014

The Economic Future of Alberta

7:45am-9:00am | The Fairmont Palliser - 133 - 9th Avenue SW, Calgary

 

Ric McIver, Candidate for Leader of PC Party of Alberta - PC Party of Alberta

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June 2014

Jim Prentice: A Vision for Alberta

11:45am-1:30pm | The Fairmont Palliser - 133 - 9th Avenue SW, Calgary

 

Jim Prentice, PC Leadership Candidate - PC Party of Alberta

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June 2014

Diversifying Alberta's Economy

7:45am-9:00am | The Fairmont Palliser - 133-9th Avenue SW, Calgary

 

Thomas Lukaszuk, Leadership Candidate for PC Party - PC Party of Alberta

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June 2014

Somewhere Over the Rainbow: A CEO's perspective on building an inclusive company

12:15pm-2:00pm | Four Seasons Hotel - Aria Room - 60 Yorkville Ave, Toronto

 

Ed Clark , President & CEO - TD Bank Group

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June 2014

Regaining Ontario’s Competitive Edge

11:45am-1:30pm | The Hilton Hotel - 145 Richmond Street, Toronto

 

Greg Ebel, Chairman, President & CEO - Spectra Energy

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June 2014

How Co-operative Solutions are Redefining Ontario's Auto Insurance Industry

7:45am-9:00am | The Marriott Hotel - 525 Bay Street , Toronto

 

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June 2014

Olivia Chow: Creating jobs through smart economic development

11:45am-1:30pm | Hilton Toronto - 145 Richmond St W., Toronto

 

Olivia Chow , City of Toronto Mayoral Candidate -

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May 2014

Show Me the Money – An Exploration of Capital Raising in Canada

11:45am-1:30am | The Fairmont Château Laurier - 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

 

Thomas A. Kloet, Chief Executive Officer - TMX Group

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May 2014

Team Canada or Bust: It's Time for Provinces to Step-up (SOLD OUT)

11:45am-1:30am | One King West Hotel - 1 King Street West, Toronto

 

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May 2014

John Tory: Toronto's Jobs and Growth Plan

11:45am-1:30pm | InterContinental Hotel, Ballroom B - 225 Front St W , Toronto

 

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May 2014

Million Jobs Plan Town Hall

2:30pm-3:30pm | Ottawa Convention Centre - 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

 

Tim Hudak, MPP Niagara West-Glanbrook, Leader - Ontario PC Party

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May 2014

Keeping Alberta Excellent

11:45am-1:30pm | The Westin Calgary - 320 4th Avenue SW, Calgary

 

Danielle Smith, Leader of the Wildrose Official Opposition and MLA for Highwood -

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April 2014

Canada’s Minister of Finance to address Economic Club of Canada

7:45am-9:00am | Fairmont Palliser - 133 9th Ave SW, Calgary

 

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April 2014

What Do Cancer Patients Want?

11:45am-1:30am | One King West Hotel - 1 King Street West , Toronto

 

Jackie Manthorne, President & CEO - Canadian Cancer Survivor Network

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April 2014

Investing in a Stronger Ontario

11:45am-1:30pm | InterContinental Hotel - 225 Front Street West , Toronto

 

The Honourable Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance - Government of Ontario

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