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Canada-China meeting: National Security and Human Rights

...Government officials, public policy experts, academics and private sector representatives met on September 14, 2017 in Ottawa to discuss further engagement with China. The Public Policy Forum facilitated...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


Bringing New Voices to the Table: Re-thinking On-reserve Housing in Canada

...culture into their daily lives, but also to create more cultural awareness off-reserve and for guests, service providers, officials, etc. coming into First Nations communities. Infrastructure The need for long-term...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017


Governance in the Digital Age

...anonymity is dead, long live public service anonymity The future of digital citizen engagement is vinyl Inclusive policy requires inclusive policymaking What is open government? For events, we’re having a...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


World’s top social media thinkers to discuss threats to democracy – and solutions – at PPF public event on Wednesday, April 4

On April 4, the Public Policy Forum and the University of British Columbia School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, in partnership with the National Arts Centre, are hosting a discussion with some of the world’s leading experts on social media, including Jonathan Albright, Ben Scott, Julia Angwin, David Carroll, Sue Gardner, and Taylor Owen.

Date: Tuesday April 3, 2018


PPF Members

...Arts Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions Canada Foundation for Innovation Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Canada Revenue Agency Canada School of Public Service Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency Canadian Heritage...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


For inclusive policy, we need inclusive policymaking

...to raise “ethnic minority issues.” Non-visible-minority MPs who represent ridings with diverse populations also increased that likelihood, but not as much. Federal public service employment tracks above “workforce availability” for...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017


Governance in the digital age

...innovation Network effects: the promises and pitfalls of the Internet of Things Public service anonymity is dead, long live public service anonymity The future of digital citizen engagement is vinyl...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


World’s Top Business Thinker Roger Martin to Warn of Efficiency’s Effects on Democratic Capitalism

...explore the critical role the public service plays in preserving a democratic and vibrant Canadian society. Economist panel to kick off the evening The lecture will be preceded from 3:30...

Date: Tuesday December 5, 2017


Marshalling Incubators to Build Global Companies

...their goals and redirect public funds to where they have the greatest impact and likelihood of meeting stated goals. EBN’s benchmarking service is a 3-step process starting with an analysis...

Date: Wednesday March 1, 2017


Optimizing Government: A White Paper on Public Sector Modernization

...enhance impact? Building on the theme of Public Service Next, Canada’s Public Policy Forum explored what government modernization means today, where changes are needed, and how to ensure successful transformation....

Date: Tuesday January 26, 2016


About PPF

...that challenge Canadians today Convening roundtables to foster frank and honest dialogue Celebrating exceptional public policy and public service leaders who have contributed to public policy excellence across Canada and...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


PPF to honour Mark Carney, Beverley McLachlin, Richard Dicerni, ‘22 Minutes’ founders Mary Walsh and Michael Donovan and journalist Francine Pelletier

...public service in serving federal and provincial governments, led at various times by three different political parties. Michael Donovan and Mary Walsh’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes blazed the North American trail...

Date: Wednesday November 29, 2017


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

...Natural resource development increasingly requires not just regulatory approval, but also public confidence, to move forward. From who participates to how decisions are made, projects are being challenged by...

Date: Wednesday November 2, 2016


DOMINIC BARTON | Canada has a historic opportunity to thrive, but faces hard choices

...infrastructure has been graded poorly. There is low R&D investment compared to the OECD average. https://medium.com/@PPForum/building-the-future-5acb9b9db014 Barton also turned his guns on the public service. Canada needs “huge innovation” in...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


Governance Matters: How is it working for Canadians?

...the role of parliament and parliamentary committees? Enable ministers to be ministers? Refurbish the public service’s capacity to offer astute, independent, research-based policy advice? Build more accountability into the ‘political...

Date: Wednesday October 28, 2015


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