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21 Jun 2018
Jun
21
Modernizing Foreign Investment Policy
Roundtable Luncheon with Paul Halucha, Kash Malik and Lynton R. Wilson
Toronto ON, C.D. Howe Institute, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Thursday, June 21, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
17 Sep 2018
Sep
17
Alberta’s Energy Future: Building a Diversified and Resilient Energy Economy
Roundtable Luncheon with Todd Karran, Ian MacGregor, Jeanette Patell, and Kelsen Vallee
Calgary AB, McCarthy Tetrault Offices, 421 7 Ave SW #4000
Monday, September 17, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
18 Sep 2018
Sep
18
Cyber Security: Fear for the Future
Roundtable Luncheon with Raymond Boisvert, Kevvie Fowler, and Scott Jones
Toronto ON, C.D. Howe Institute, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
22 Oct 2018
Oct
22
Michael Ignatieff, President, Central European University, and Former Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
Annual Scholar's Dinner
Toronto ON, C.D. Howe Institute, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Monday, October 22, 2018, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
30 Oct 2018
Oct
30
Managing Expectations: Doing Trade with the Trump Administration
Roundtable luncheon with Jeff Boyd and Jason Krips
Calgary AB, McCarthy Tetrault, 421 7 Avenue Southwest, Suite 4000
Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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12 Jun 2018
Jun
12
  • Preparing for an Aging Population: Is Ontario's Healthcare System Ready?
Roundtable Luncheon with Candace Chartier, Shirlee M. Sharkey and Dr. Samir Sinha
C.D. Howe Institute, Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
12 Jun 2018
Jun
12
  • L'importance économique de L'ALÈNA et les prochaines étapes/The Economic Importance of NAFTA & What’s Next
Dîner-conférence/Roundtable Luncheon with Gilles Gauthier, Armand de Mestral and Marie-France Paquet
Club Saint-James, Montreal, 1145, avenue union, Salle Midway
Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
11 Jun 2018
Jun
11
  • Outcomes Over Optics: Building Inclusive Organizations
Roundtable Luncheon with Norma Kraay and Jay Yakabowich
C.D. Howe Institute, Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Monday, June 11, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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07 Jun 2018
Jun
07
  • Inside Access: Assessing Canada’s Drug Shortage Problem
Conference Call with Jacalyn Duffin and Brian White-Guay
Conference Call ,
Thursday, June 7, 2018, 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
04 Jun 2018
Jun
04
  • Our Global Economic Future and How to Fix It
Annual Jack Mintz Lecture with Laurence Kotlikoff
C.D. Howe Institute, Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300
Monday, June 4, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
13 Sep 2016
Sep
13
  • Remarks by Christine Lagarde - Making Globalization Work for All
The following is a transcript of remarks presented by the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, to the C.D. Howe Institute's Sylvia Ostry Lecture.  Toronto, September 13, 2016 Good morning. Thank you for your kind introduction, John, and thank you, Bill Robson and the C.D. Howe Institute, for your invitation and for hosting this wonderful event today. I am grateful for the opportunity to deliver a lecture in honor of Sylvia Ostry, the...
07 Jun 2016
Jun
07
  • Conference Report - Improving Education for Indigenous Children in Canada
The C.D. Howe Institute hosted a small group of thinkers drawn from Canada’s foremost leaders in First Nations education on April 15, 2016. The group gathered to discuss goals for students, the roles and responsibilities of government, and practical steps towards achieving measurable and attainable improvement in education outcomes for First Nations students.
07 Jun 2016
Jun
07
  • Fixing First Nations Education Series
The C.D. Howe Institute hosted a small group of thinkers drawn from Canada’s foremost leaders in First Nations education on April 15, 2016. The group gathered to discuss goals for students, the roles and responsibilities of government, and practical steps towards achieving measurable and attainable improvement in education outcomes for First Nations students. Click here for the full report.  Participants share their views on what should be done, now, in the following Verbatims....
03 May 2016
May
03
  • Testimony by the C.D. Howe Institute’s Ben Dachis to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Natural Resources
Hello, Thank you for inviting me to speak to you today. I’m an associate director of research at the C.D. Howe Institute. For those not aware, the C.D. Howe Institute is an independent not-for-profit research institute whose mission is to raise Canadian living standards by fostering economically sound public policies. If I knew better than anyone else what the future of the oil gas sector looked like, I’d currently be scuba diving off my own private yacht somewhere in the Caribbean...
14 Mar 2016
Mar
14
  • Remarks by Evan Siddall, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Speaking Notes for Evan Siddall, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation C.D. Howe Institute Roundtable Luncheon 421 7 Avenue Southwest, Suite 4000 Calgary, Alberta Why Housing Matters to Canada’s Financial Stability: Insights on Housing Market Risks and CMHC’s Financial Stability Role Thank you Bill, and a special thanks to the C.D. Howe Institute. C.D. Howe is of course well known as one of Canada’s foremost economic think tanks...
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22 Oct 2018
Oct
22
  • Michael Ignatieff, President, Central European University, and Former Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300

Members: $125| Non-members: $160 | Academic: $70 |Table of 8: $750

04 Jun 2018
Jun
04
  • Our Global Economic Future and How to Fix It
Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300

Our planet faces seven potentially game terrible challenges -- Nuclear Proliferation, Climate Change, Population Explosion, Growing Inequality, Robotization, Fiscal Insolvency, and Financial Instability. Professor Kotlikoff will tell us where we are, where we're going, and how to radically change course.

30 May 2018
May
30
  • The Future of Canada’s Financial Sector
Toronto

Canada’s financial services industry is facing an unparalleled level of disruption. New technologies, new players and other disruptive forces are changing the way we do business, and reshaping the financial services landscape.

In order to remain competitive on a global scale, Canada’s financial sector must remain agile and responsive. With disruption comes significant opportunities, and our ability to adapt will be critical in maintaining a stable and resilient financial sector.

11 Apr 2018
Apr
11
  • Regent Debate: Should Western Democracies Establish a Universal Basic Income?
Toronto, 67 Yonge Street, Suite 300

The C.D. Howe Institute is delighted to announce the launch of The Regent Debate series with a cocktail reception - where experts will face-off on the critical question: "Should Western democracies, such as Canada, establish a universal basic income to help their citizens cope with the disruptive effect of new technologies and artificial intelligence?”

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