Canadian Club of Toronto’s 38th Annual Outlook 2015 For thirty-eight seasons the Canadian Club and National Post have commenced each New Year with a forecast luncheon with an expert panel discussion on the economy, the markets and political issues that will affect Canadians in the year ahead. Listen to the MP3 Audio file here:
Frédéric Oudéa, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Société Générale discusses adapting the banking model to the 21st century followed by a conversation with Victor G. Dodig, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIBC. Listen to the MP3 audio file here:
Ian Black, General Manager of Uber Toronto, discusses the advent of new on-demand transportation and ridesharing companies in conversation with the CBC’s Peter Armstrong. Mr. Black will share his insights on new innovations in urban transportation and the impact this is having on city and economic life. Listen […]
The Empire Club of Canada Presents: The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, OC, OOnt, 29th Lieutenant Governor of Ontario -Webcast Live: (approx.) . 12:40 P.M. Thursday December 11th The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell was installed as Ontario’s 29th Representative of Her Majesty The Queen on September 23rd, 2014. She is an energetic and highly regarded renaissance woman, an […]
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women This year marks the 25th anniversary of what has come to be known as the Montreal Massacre. On Dec. 6, 1989, a man entered L’École Polytechnique in Montreal, separated the men from the women and shot and killed 14 women while making anti-woman […]
Ontario is helping 10,000 more children with speech and language difficulties by reducing wait times for speech and language services. Additional funding is being provided to Ontario’s 31 Preschool Speech and Language lead agencies which provide services to children with communication challenges from birth to the time they start school.
The Role of the Financial Sector in Successful Infrastructure Projects and Why You Should Care. Janet L. Ecker is President and CEO of the Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA), a growing public-private partnership dedicated to building Toronto as an international financial services centre. With government and industry support, she has also established the Global […]
Featuring Claire Woodside & Pierre Gratton in conversation with Akaash Maharaj “The linkages between resource revenue transparency, improved oversight, and development outcomes from extractive industries” For governments worldwide, mining investment holds promise of change: the opportunity to increase infrastructure and social investments, and a chance to establish broad-based economic growth. The past decade has witnessed […]