Conference

ESNA 2019 Outlook Conference 

Economic Perspectives In an Age of Disruption

 

December 6, 2018

 

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Early Bird Pricing Ends on November 26, 2018

 

CONFERENCE AGENDA (as of November 2018)

7:15 – 8:00 Registration and Hot Breakfast

8:00 – 8:05 President’s Welcome – Rick Szostak

Macroeconomic Outlook

8:05 – 8:30 Global/Canada – Craig Wright – Senior VP and Chief Economist, RBC Economics

8:30 – 8:55 Alberta – Catherine Rothrock – Chief Economist, Alberta Treasury Board and Finance

8:55 – 9:20 Metropolitan Edmonton – John Rose – Chief Economist, City of Edmonton

9:20 – 9:50 Q&A and Break

Energy Outlook

9:50 – 10:15 Oil Sands – Ben Brunnen, VP Oil Sands, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

10:15 – 10:40 Pipelines – Jim Campbell, VP Business Environment, Canadian Energy Pipeline Association

10:40 – 11:05 Indigenous Consultations – Meaghan Conroy, Partner, MLT Aikins LLP

11:05 – 11:35 Q&A and Break

11:35 – 12:35 LUNCH & ESNA Scholarship Presentation and Annual General Meeting

Keynote Address: “Pipelines and Climate Policy”

12:35 – 1:20 Andrew Leach – Associate Professor, Alberta School of Business

1:20- 1:40 Q&A and Break

Trade Outlook

1:40- 2:05 Interprovincial – Chris Kukucha, Professor, University of Lethbridge

2:05 – 2:30 International – Marie-France Paquet, Chief Economist, Global Affairs Canada

2:30 – 2:50 Q&A and Break

Closing Keynote: “Canada Pants”

2:50 – 3:35 Martha Hall Findlay – President & CEO, Canada West Foundation

3:35 – 4:00 Q&A and Closing Remarks – Raja Bajwa

4:00 – 4:30 President’s Reception


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