Financing Democracy: Ensuring Canada’s Political Regimes Meets New Realities.

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 09:00 - 16:00

Where: Delta, Montreal

On October 11, 2017 the Public Policy Forum and Elections Canada are co-convening a roundtable discussion on political financing. Invited experts, including academics, journalists, former political party organisers and other professionals, will gather in Montreal to discuss public and private financing, transparency and campaign spending. The goals of the roundtable are:

 *   to foster a thoughtful exchange of ideas on the administration of the political financing regime;
 *   to expand and clarify the scope of choices available to decision-makers; and
 *   to identify any research and policy gaps.