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Bringing Innovation to Life: Innovation-Based Growth In Canadian Life Sciences

Canada’s economic future will be driven by globally competitive companies working at the forefront of knowledge and technology. These companies are built on innovation and skills, cornerstones of economic growth and prosperity. Canada enjoys significant advantages in these areas, but must not be complacent as countries around the world are driving their own economic growth through significant investments in research, innovation and skills.

Date: Wednesday January 3, 2018


growth and reduce income inequalities and poverty in a variety of ways.” i The context After a long drought, infrastructure spending has been on a growth trend for some years....

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

PPF Atlantic Summit 2018

The Public Policy Forum’s 2018 Atlantic Summit is the first major initiative in a 3-year project. From 2018-2020 we will conduct research, engage communities and decision makers, and work to support the momentum building behind the Atlantic Growth Strategy. The focus of our first year has been on demographics and the role of immigration as one approach to attract, and keep, the talented people who make Atlantic Canada home.

Date: Thursday May 24, 2018

Canada as an Agri-Food Powerhouse

...growth obstacles. It also recommended the development of a growth strategy, the building blocks of which should include: setting an ambitious aspiration; launching a few bold pilots; boosting public-private collaboration;...

Date: Thursday April 20, 2017

Morneau says it’s critical that all Canadians see benefits of economic growth

...Canada’s finance minister, Bill Morneau, talks inclusive economic growth with Edward Greenspon, president and CEO of the Public Policy Forum, at the PPF’s Growth Summit on Thursday, April 20, 2017...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

China and Canada in an Era of Global Disruption

...a Canadian “smart growth strategy” with weak growth and exclusion both real and present problems in many countries, including Canada, rebuilding our potential growth through more inclusiveness and more innovation/productivity...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017

PANEL 1 — Canada’s unique chance for growth: Attract return-hungry global investors to badly needed…

Panelists make case for a federal infrastructure bank, inclusive growth, change in monetary policy and a collaborative approach to growing companies Canada Growth Summit, Panel 1 | Beyond a Two...

Date: Monday October 17, 2016

Top business and government leaders gather for PPF Growth Summit and Testimonial Dinner on April 12

Canada Growth Summit 3  |  #PPFgrowth TORONTO, ON, April 9, 2018 – The Public Policy Forum is bringing together Canada’s major government and business leaders April 12 in Toronto for...

Date: Monday April 9, 2018

THEMES & THOUGHTS | Keys to success in a slow-growing, fast-changing world

Quite a collection of Canadians to discuss growth and innovation. Here is a small sampling of things that might be considered themes of the day. Canada’s growth is slowing. After...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016

Video: Watch all the panels and speakers at Growth Summit II

and “Canada at the Crossroads” at Growth Summit II Interview with Hon. Bill Morneau at Growth Summit II Interview with Hon. Chrystia Freeland at Growth Summit II Interview with Tom...

Date: Friday April 28, 2017

Marshalling Incubators to Build Global Companies

...their efforts to include cultivating gazelles and attracting chickens [4] at all stages of the growth curve and shifting to a self-help model for all other participants. Engaging chickens strengthens...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017

Inclusivity: How to ensure everyone wins

moderator Shannon MacDonald, Deloitte, talk strategies for inclusive economic growth at the PPF’s second-annual Growth Summit in Toronto on April 20, 2017. The thorny issue of economic inclusivity — how...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Canada Growth Summit: The key recommendations

Addressing Canada’s weaknesses and capitalizing on its strengths While slow economic growth is a global phenomenon, the PPF’s Growth Summit on October 12, 2016, reinforced the fact that Canada is...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016

Building the Future: Strategic Infrastructure for Long-Term Growth (Interim Report)

...Growth Summit in Ottawa. Key public and private sector leaders — including Finance Minister Bill Morneau — will gather at the Growth Summit to discuss how to raise Canada’s economic...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016

Building a Dynamic Future: The Next Generation of Public Service Talent

...departmental leaders and stakeholder communities. Empower talented young public servants through enriching opportunities for professional growth and leadership development. Rebranding public services for the next generation Through our conversations across...

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

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