Upcoming Events

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September 2015

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

Against the backdrop of the increasing un-affordability of homeownership, there is a renewed focus on building new affordable rental housing in Ontario.

The Housing Supply Forum will bring together housing experts, policy makers and the not-for-profit sector to share solutions about how to increase the supply of new affordable housing in Ontario.

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September 2015

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

They dominated Canadian politics for a century as the democratic world’s most successful political party. How did the Liberal Party of Canada do this? What kind of party organization did it build over the decades to manage its remarkable string of election victories? Has its long mastery of Canadian politics finally come to an end? Or, given the party’s latest travails, will it be able to reinvent itself, yet again, for the twenty-first century?

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September 2015

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

Canada’s audiovisual industry means big business. The television and digital media sector is a $2 B a year industry with big talent creating big hits enjoyed by audiences at home and abroad. A wealth of Canadian productions are sold around the globe with the USA being the biggest market, followed by countries like France, Germany, Korea, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom .

As Canadian consumers are increasingly seeking on-demand access to audiovisual products across a wide variety of platforms like their computers and mobile device, the Canada Media Fund is an active player in helping Canadian producers reach audiences anytime, anyplace. Since launched in 2010, the CMF has provided more than $1.7 B in funding, to over 2,800 productions, triggering $5.9 B in production activity.

Join Valerie Creighton, President and CEO of the Canada Media Fund, as she discusses the shift in supporting a thriving television and digital media production industry and shares thoughts on how world screens are adapting to changes in consumer habits.

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September 2015

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

Dr. Kitts will talk about the importance of health research and discovery in a time of tremendous change. He will make the case that investing in research hospitals like The Ottawa Hospital is the only way we can take advantage of the changes that are coming. These are rapid changes that have the capacity to create ‘smarter health care’ – health care that is more efficient, cost effective and most importantly, health care that offers new cures, new protocols and better patient care.

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September 2015

11:00am-5:30pm | The Calgary Petroleum Club - 319 Fifth Ave SW, Calgary

The Economic Club of Canada in partnership with Rodríguez Dávalos Abogados (RDA) is proud to present an exclusive Canadian & Mexican energy forum conference held in Calgary, Alberta on September 28th, 2015.

The mandate of this summit is to provide a platform for Mexico’s Senior Government Officials and leading Energy Business Executives to educate Canadian business, government and industry leaders regarding the existing opportunities in Mexico. Speakers include Chairman of the Mexican Senate Energy Committee, the Honorable Senator David Penchyna, the Honorable Dr. César Hernández, Undersecretary of Electricity of the Ministry of Energy, Government of Mexico, the Honorable Luis Vazquez, Chairman of the largest Mexican Energy Company, DIAVAZ, the Honorable Jesús Rodriguez Dávalos, Chairman of the Legal Firm Rodríguez Dávalos y Abogados (RDA) and the Honorable Mario Rodriguez-Montero, Minister for Trade and Investment, Embassy of Mexico in Canada. Additionally, the Honourable Senator Doug Black, Senate of Canada will provide a synopsis of Canada’s energy agenda and ways in which both countries can nurture their bilateral relationship.

Topics include: opportunities for the bilateral relationship between Canada and Mexico, the vision of the Mexican Senate for Mexico’s Energy Reform, the implementation of the Mexican Energy Reform, the Mexican Private view of the Energy Outlook of Mexico and investment opportunities, and how to foster an innovative relationship between both countries.

Following the conference, guests will be provided with a rare opportunity to view a photo exhibit entitled: Mexico’s Oil Industry: Past and Present, that artistically reflects the history of the Mexico’s Oil Industry which is inextricably close to the Mexican national identity and embodies the ethos of the country.

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October 2015

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

Premier Stephen McNeil will address EC members and guests in Toronto.

Past Events

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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

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

Toronto Mayor John Tory

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

 

Toronto Mayor John Tory , -

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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

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

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

 

John Tory , Mayoral Candidate -

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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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