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AUDIO | Edward Greenspon talks China with Danielle Smith

...How can Canada trade with the world’s second-biggest economy without getting burned or selling out its values? The first step is to have a serious national conversation about it,...

Date: Thursday July 6, 2017

The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...Index”, Cisco, 2013. [2] “TELUS/IDC Internet of Things Study 2014”, IDC, June 2014. [3] “Disruptive technologies: Advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy,” McKinsey, May 2013. [4]...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016

Discussion paper: Open policy making in a digital age the local economy and affordable, effective alternatives for residents with special transportation and health care needs. The third case study illustrated an example in which a Vancouver social enterprise...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017

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

China and Canada in an Era of Global Disruption

...Populism: unemployment; inequality; social stability 5. Failure of governance: national, international *World Economic Forum, Jan, 2017 Observation 3: The global economy is finally showing signs of increased strength, matched with...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017

Canada’s Airports: Advancing our Prosperity and Trade Agenda

...As a geographically large nation where one in five jobs are related to exports, the Canadian economy depends upon the safe and efficient movement of merchandise and people, both...

Date: Wednesday January 28, 2015

Discussion paper: Open policy making in a digital age

...governments and slowly became independent organizations that supplement the work of the local government through a sustainable business model that provides high- quality jobs in the local economy and affordable,...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017

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 and the OECD: 50 years of converging interests

...countries committed to democracy and the market economy in order to provide an open forum and source of expertise to support economic growth and enhanced co-operation. For 50 years Canada...

Date: Monday December 5, 2011

How Atlantic Canada businesses keep their foreign workers

Whether they wear steel-toed boots or ballet slippers, workers from abroad are in high demand in Atlantic Canada. As Kelly Toughill found, successful companies have learned that keeping recruits happy requires more than a paycheque

Date: Wednesday March 21, 2018

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

...for its third annual Canada Growth Summit to debate issues around AI, the future of work, infrastructure, the economy and how to enhance growth and prosperity for Canadians. “Canada has...

Date: Monday April 9, 2018

Competitiveness: Canada leads in AI, but lags in innovation, skills and capital

...she said. “You don’t have to be a geek programmer, but you need to know a little bit about tech to participate in the digital economy.” “At the end of...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

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

...could emerge as a result of pervasive technological disruption. Canada is at a critical period in its history and must make big decisions on how to grow its economy while...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Canada’s China puzzle: We need a national discussion

...Donald Trump adds a layer of erraticism. Contrast this with China, the second-largest economy in the world and growing at three times the pace of the United States. Canada has...

Date: Thursday June 29, 2017

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

...offer secure employment in an increasingly uncertain economy. Across every region, financial security was an important consideration for young professionals making major life decisions, from purchasing a home to starting...

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

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