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Speeches from 2013-2014

Rick Waugh, Chief Executive Officer, Scotiabank

The future of financial services: finding the right balance for stability and economic growth

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Lieutenant General the Honourable Romeo A. Dallaire, O.C., C.M.M., G.O.Q, M.S.C., C.D., Retired Senator

A New Conceptual Base for Conflict Prevention

Friday, September 13, 2013

Mayor Brenda Halloran and Mayor Dan Mathieson in conversation with John Jung

Intelligent Communities: The Key To Driving Local Prosperity and Global Competitiveness

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Christie Blatchford, Kevin Donovan and Lisa Taylor in conversation with Edward Keenan

Beyond the Headlines: Have the Media Treated Mayor Ford Fairly

Friday, September 27, 2013

David Mirvish in conversation with Christopher Hume

Legacy and the Public Realm: Dreaming with Frank Gehry

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Tim Leiweke, President and CEO, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The Honourable Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance

Creating Jobs and Growing the Economy

Monday, November 4, 2013

Linda Hasenfratz, Chief Executive Officer, Linamar Corporation

Myths and Realities of the Global Automotive Industry

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Hon. Bob Rae, Chief Negotiator and Counsel for the Matawa First Nations

Canada and First Nations: Time for a New Partnership

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Hon. Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Energy

LTEP UNPLUGGED: A Behind the Scenes Live Interview with Minister Chiarelli

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

DJ Schneeweiss, Consul General of Israel in Toronto and Western Canada

Navigating the Middle East Upheaval: How Israel is Meeting the Challenges and Opportunities of a Changing World

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Ontario’s Lieutenant Governor, Hon. David C. Onley

Putting the Human back in Humanitarianism

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Investment Outlook 2014

Investment Outlook 2014 featuring Ian Russell, Nick Barisheff and Andre Philippe Hardy

Thursday, January 9, 2014

The Honourable Kellie Leitch

The Honourable Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Jim Leech and Jacquie McNish

Jim Leech and Jacquie McNish on Confronting our Pension Failures

Friday, January 24, 2014

Honourable Deb Matthews, Minister of Health and Long Term Care and Deputy Premier of Ontario

Ontario’s Action Plan for Health Care: Year Two Update

Monday, January 27, 2014

Peter Aceto, President and CEO, ING Direct Canada

Leading in times of change: The cornerstones of transformational change

Thursday, March 20, 2014

John Campbell, President and Chief Executive Officer, Waterfront Toronto

Our Waterfront - Progress Report

Thursday, April 3, 2014

His Excellency Vadym Prystaiko, Ukrainian Ambassador to Canada

Ukraine and Russia: The Ukrainian Perspective

Friday, April 4, 2014

Hon. Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development

Increasing Aboriginal Participation in the Workforce

Monday, April 14, 2014

His Excellency Georgiy Mamedov, Russian Federation Ambassador to Canada

Russia, Ukraine, and Crimea: The Russian Perspective

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

J. Robert S. Prichard, Chair, Metrolinx

Transforming the Way the Region Moves: Metrolinx’s Current and Future Plans

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario

Jobs, Opportunity and Security for Today and Tomorrow

Monday, April 28, 2014

Dr. Geoff W. Taylor, Chief Scientist of POET Technologies Inc

Spirit of a Pioneer Series Featuring POET Technologies Inc.

Monday, April 28, 2014

What Will WorldPride Mean to Toronto

A panel featuring Scott Mullin, Rev. Brent Hawkes, Gavin Crawford and Kevin Beaulieu in discussion with Kristyn Wong Tam

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Paul Bedford, Ken Greenberg and Patrick Luciani in conversation with Christopher Hume

Visions for the Toronto of the Future

Friday, June 13, 2014

Honourable Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance

Looking Ahead: A Strong Plan for Ontario

Thursday, July 10, 2014