Annual Western Dinner


When: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 17:30 - 21:00

Where: Radisson Plaza Hotel Saskatchewan Regina


The Western Dinner features the presentation of the Peter Lougheed Award for Leadership in Public Policy. This award is presented to exceptional Western Canadians who have significantly contributed to public policy leadership on a regional basis, with national impact.

This year's Dinner featured welcoming remarks by the Hon. Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan

The 2013 Recipients

The Honourable Gordon Barnhart

Bonnie DuPont

George E. Lafond

Harold H. Mackay

The Honourable Gordon Barnhart, former Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan
Bonnie DuPont, Chair, University of Calgary's Board of Governors
George E. Lafond, Treaty Commissioner for Saskatchewan
Harold H. MacKay, Senior Partner, MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP

“These four remarkable individuals have made lasting contributions to public life in Western Canada,” said  Forum President and CEO David Mitchell. “We are delighted to pay tribute to their work, their leadership, and the generosity they have shown to their communities and their country.”

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