How creators got squeezed out in the digital era, and what can be done to restore their rights.
With the advent of digital content delivery in the late 1990s, a new path was forged to stimulate the digital economy while protecting the interests of creators.
On Tuesday November 8th Americans will go to the polls for what will be an historic Presidential election. Former US Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell will discuss the global economy, US relations with Canada and America’s role in the world.
Join the Economic Club of Canada for a special address by The Honourable Dr. Christopher Tufton, Jamaica's Minister of Health.
Minister Tufton is in Canada to look at ways to increase the existing co-operation between Canada and Jamaica on many issues of commonality, particularly in healthcare.
His speech will focus on the challenges of healthcare in Jamaica and how they can be overcome through extraordinary cooperation with Canada's health system – specifically in Ontario.
In this Economic Club exclusive, join Chief City Planner of Toronto, Jennifer Keesmaat in conversation with New York City's Commissioner of Parks and Recreation, Mitchell Silver, as they discuss how investing in parks and recreation can bring value to a city.
A firm grasp on financial matters helps us live a secure and fulfilling life. In recognition of Financial Literacy Month, leaders from the public and private sectors discuss how this essential skill creates a more prosperous and inclusive economy, and why we all have a vested interest in helping younger Canadians manage their finances responsibly.
Canada is the 5th most prosperous nation in the world, but Canadian kids aren’t reaping the benefits. We rank 17th globally for the wellbeing of children, and drop to 27th place for child health and safety. We can and must do better: Canada’s future depends on it. The Economic Club of Canada in partnership with Children First Canada, is proud to present a lunch engagement to discuss this important topic. Featured speakers include Kathleen Taylor, Chair of the Board at RBC Royal Bank and Sick Kids Foundation, and Sara L. Austin, Founder and CEO of Children First Canada.
Join the EC for the 5th Annual Energy Summit in Calgary. Each year we bring together policy makers, industry leaders and senior government officials from across North America for an in-depth look into Canada’s energy future with a focus on the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. The full day agenda will feature an extensive list of panelists who all have comprehensive knowledge about a range of topics and issues relating to energy policy.
Join us as the panel of Chief Economists share their predictions for 2017.