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Our Honourees: Celebrating 150 Years of Canadians at Home and Abroad

...On April 20, the Public Policy Forum is honouring extraordinary leaders who connect Canada to the world and the world to us. Find out more about our seven honourees:...

Date: Monday April 17, 2017

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

...We spoke with 80 millennials from coast to coast to learn about their perceptions of public service careers in Canada. Read on to find out what they had to say....

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

TOP TAKEAWAYS | The day in 5 minutes

...Canada needs to encourage the development of innovation ecosystems or clusters, where talent stemming from higher education, federal and provincial governments, and large and small firms can all come together....

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016

Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship

The Prime Ministers of Canada Fellowship was established in 2012 to mark the Public Policy Forum’s 25th anniversary, when all living former Prime Ministers were honoured at the Testimonial Dinner and Awards in Toronto. The Fellowship brings prominent Canadian leaders to PPF for a year to conduct research and convene dialogues about public policy, democratic institutions and good governance.

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

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

...At the Canada Growth Summit, business and government leaders identify innovation, investment, infrastructure, immigration — and inclusion—as keys to success. Tom Jenkins sets up the day and later summarizes...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016

Growth Summit II: Five Takeaways

...Goodman 1. Immigration It’s clear — Canada needs immigrants badly if it’s truly to grow its economy. Low-skilled temporary foreign workers are needed desperately in the agri-food sector as it...

Date: Sunday April 23, 2017

Canada’s economic future depends on critical choices in the face of disruption

...Jonathan Goodman shares Deloitte’s new Canada at a Crossroads report at PPF’s Growth Summit By Lee-Anne Goodman Jonathon Goodman, global managing partner, Monitor Deloitte, envisions four possible scenarios that...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Retirement Security for Everyone: Enhancing Canada’s Pension System

...standard of living during retirement. Middle-income earners, private-sector employees and young people won’t receive adequate income replacement from government programs, such as the Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security and...

Date: Tuesday February 3, 2015

Serge Dupont

...Serge is a senior advisor with the Governmental Affairs and Public Policy practice of Bennett Jones.  He is a former senior executive in the Public Service of Canada. He...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Revitalizing Atlantic Canada: immigration and the labour market

...What attracts immigrants to Atlantic Canada? Why do newcomers stay? And what can we learn from local successes (and failures) in order to shape a positive future for all...

Date: Monday March 12, 2018

PPF names Karen Restoule as its 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow

...OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2018 – The Public Policy Forum is pleased to announce that our 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow is Karen Restoule, who will focus her research on...

Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018

Leading Innovation – Insights from Canadian Regions

...To truly understand innovation, you have to go where it is happening. And in Canada, innovation happens in local centres and not immediately on a national scale. The discussion...

Date: Monday March 12, 2012

Innovation, Investment, and Global Mandates

...this country might respond to these issues, Canada’s Public Policy Forum began to examine how MNEs award global mandates that drive investment and innovation in Canada across a range of...

Date: Tuesday December 13, 2011

Open policy-making in a digital age: Summary report

The concept of ‘open policy making’ represents a shift away from traditional policy-making toward a process that is accessible and transparent to more Canadians, and which incorporates their voices and insights. How is this different in the digital age?

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017

The Shattered Mirror: FAQ

...dollars spent in Canada and, in recent months, have generated 82 percent of the ads served up with digital news.” “Google’s share of the Canadian digital market is almost 10...

Date: Tuesday June 6, 2017

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