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PPF Welcomes Five New Fellows

...history in federal-provincial relations and climate and energy policy. · Erin Freeland Ballantyne, Dean of Land Based Education, Research and Innovation, and Founder, Dechinta Centre for Research and Learning. She brings...

Date: Friday January 5, 2018

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

Serge Dupont

...Canada (NRCan), overseeing federal responsibilities for energy, mining, forestry and earth sciences and leading a 4000-employee, science-based organization. In this capacity, he chaired the deputy minister committee coordinating the development...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Canada-China Session 1: Setting the stage, public opinion trends, approaches to trade

Recap of the first meeting of PPF's Canada-China Forum includes presentations on public opinion by Bruce Anderson of Abacus Data and sectoral trade by Wendy Dobson of University of Toronto

Date: Tuesday July 25, 2017

PPF names Karen Restoule as its 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow September 2016 and has supported a number of PPF projects, including Your Energy Future. About the fellowship: Announced in 2012 at PPF’s 25th Testimonial Dinner, the Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship brings prominent Canadian...

Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018

Walk the Talk: How Canada Can Restore Public Confidence in Resource Development

...and maintain public trust in today’s highly polarized and rapidly changing landscape. Partnering with Enbridge, ATCO Group, Cenovus Energy, Natural Resources Canada and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the...

Date: Wednesday November 2, 2016

From the classroom to the boardroom

...traditionally extracted in a heavily polluting process from shellfish; Mycodev instead uses fungal fermentation, a safe, green and reliable process that consumes very little energy or chemicals, an idea the...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017

Kim Thomassin

...presence. In her 17 years at the firm, she held various important positions and specialized in project finance and acquisition transactions in the energy and infrastructure sectors. She has been...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Our Honourees: Celebrating 150 Years of Canadians at Home and Abroad 50 years, we’ll only be using sustainable energy. Q: What do you miss most about your home country? As I have moved from Norway to Canada, I miss my...

Date: Monday April 17, 2017

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

...involves sharing talent, information and innovation within and across departments, as well as aligning networks to achieve better results together. Facilitating intergenerational learning: Whereas young professionals bring new energy and...

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

Linsay Martens

...the University of Saskatchewan. His dissertation focused on Indigenous involvement in sustainability transitions in the energy sector. He was awarded a Vanier Scholarship, one of Canada’s top doctoral scholarships. He...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Edward Greenspon

...He was an early proponent of digital transformation as founding editor of At Bloomberg News, he was Editor-at-Large for Canada and global managing editor for energy, environment and commodities, a...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Rhonda Moore science and innovation policy, energy and regulatory policy, and literacy and essential skills. During this time, she has become increasingly interested in promoting civic engagement amongst young Canadians and...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Change in Motion – Task Force 3 Final Report

This report provides key policy recommendations to ensure a comprehensive national framework led by the federal government.

Date: Thursday March 8, 2018

Canada Growth Summit: The key recommendations

...successful projects by strengthening analytics, governance and capacity. • Take a balanced approach to minimize economic risks in the clean energy transition. Harnessing the Potential of Diverse Talent KEY RECOMMENDATIONS•...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016

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