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...levels of government — federal, provincial and municipal. The Ontario government plans to spend almost $140-billion and the City of Toronto has a $30-billion plan, albeit largely unfunded. Alberta is...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016

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 expanding mandate of the Ontario Ombudsman: final report

...Transparency, accountability, and fair administrative processes are hallmarks of effective governance systems. The Office of the Ontario Ombudsman ensures that provincial government and public sector bodies develop and observe...

Date: Tuesday June 28, 2016

PPF Members

...Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc. Canadian Media Producers Association Canadian Medical Association Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada Colleges and Institutes Canada Colleges Ontario Co-operative...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017

October 1st, 2014 – A Case Study of Ontario’s Condominium Act Review

...The third and last stage of Ontario’s Condominium Act Review began in fall 2013 with a final Residents’ Panel meeting to review the Stage Two Solutions Report. The general public had...

Date: Tuesday September 30, 2014

Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit

...more deeply about fairness in the access, adoption and application of digital technology. The Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit, supported by the Public Policy Forum and the Government of Ontario, is...

Date: Monday December 18, 2017

The internet is transforming the world, but not for everybody

...The Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit aims to find, understand and fix the gaps that keep some citizens from accessing and benefiting from the digital world.  Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit Making...

Date: Friday October 13, 2017

Steve Orsini

...Steve Orsini served as Deputy Minister of Finance and Secretary of the Treasury Board. Prior to taking on this role in 2011, his Ontario Public Service executive leadership positions...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

PANEL 4—Build infrastructure for long term, not because it’s ‘shovel-ready’

...Moderator: Drew Fagan, Public Policy Forum Fellow and former Ontario Deputy Minister of Infrastructure Session Recap By Carl Meyer Infrastructure is a big part of the political and business conversation...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016

Karen Restoule

...Karen is a member of Dokis First Nation (Anishinabek Nation) and a beneficiary of the Robinson-Huron Treaty 1850. She currently serves as the associate chair of the Ontario Parole...

Date: Thursday November 30, 2017

Change Inc. Toolkit: Cultivating Young Social Entrepreneurs

...and addressing the gaps in learning and application can enable youth to build on this emerging trend.  With lead support from the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation (formerly Ministry of...

Date: Friday May 11, 2012

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

A House Undivided: Making Senate Independence Work

...the Senate, Mr. Segal served in a variety of political and public service roles, including as Chief of Staff to both Ontario Premier William Davis and Prime Minister Brian Mulroney....

Date: Thursday September 22, 2016

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

...with participants from British Columbia; Wednesday, Sept. 21 — Ottawa, at the Public Policy Forum, with participants from Ontario and Quebec; Monday, Sept. 26 — Winnipeg, at the Canadian Museum...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017

Laurel Broten

...of Directors, Laurel is focused on transformative strategies that implement evidence-based decision-making to lead the business development agency for the province. As a former Bay street lawyer, Ontario Cabinet Minister,...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

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