Upcoming Member Events

July 14, 2020 - 12:30pm

As we move beyond the pandemic lockdown to a reopening of Ontario’s economy, Grant Vingoe discusses the busy OSC agenda for the months ahead, including a renewed focus on fostering innovation in Ontario’s capital markets and driving economic growth and recovery.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please contact events@cdhowe.org to register.

July 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

Please join ITIF for a discussion on the implications of current legislative proposals, the efficacy and feasibility of creating “backdoors” for law enforcement to access encrypted data, and the impact these requirements would have on law-abiding American citizens and businesses.

July 15, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join ITIF's Center for Data Innovation to take stock of the perspectives of policymakers, experts, and industry representatives, and to assess the extent to which the EU AI white paper includes the right tools to strengthen EU competitiveness and innovation in the algorithmic economy.

July 16, 2020 - 12:00pm

Join ITIF for a discussion with experts and leaders from leading biopharmaceutical startups to discuss current challenges and opportunities, and what the federal government should and should not do to maintain this unique American strength.

July 17, 2020 - 9:30am

The Institute for Competitiveness (I-Com) presents the twelfth report of the Observatory on Energy Innovation in Rome on the occasion of the conference entitled " Sustainable recovery. The key energy innovation of development " . The initiative will take place by videoconference on Friday 17 July from 9.30 to 12.30.

The format of the event includes a first introductory part in which the report will be presented, the main themes of which this year are: generation and networks, sustainable mobility, citizen participation in the energy market and digitization of the energy sector ( here you can consult the materials relating to the 2019 edition).

July 22, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join ITIF's Center for Data Innovation to discuss how various stakeholders view these proposals, and to assess the extent to which the EU’s data strategy is on track to strengthen EU competitiveness and innovation.

July 24, 2020 - 12:30pm

Webinar with Mayor Naheed Nenshi, City of Calgary
COVID-19 has forced us to rethink how we live in cities in the post-industrial economy. On July 24, join the C.D. Howe Institute’s webinar to hear Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi discuss what steps municipalities can take in order to prepare a city that is more resilient, adaptable, and inclusive in an era of physical distancing.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please contact events@cdhowe.org to register. Please note this event is taking place in Mountain Standard time.

July 29, 2020 - 12:30pm

Webinar with Dr. David Naylor, Co-Chair, COVID-19 Immunity Task Force, Government of Canada
Dr. David Naylor was the head of the national panel that reviewed Canada’s response to the 2003 SARS outbreak. Today he is co-chairing the federal COVID-19 Immunity Task Force, consisting of experts from universities and hospitals across Canada, who are working with local governments and health officials to understand how many Canadians have actually been affected by a disease that can be mild or asymptomatic for many, but severe or even fatal for others. On July 29, join the C.D. Howe Institute’s webinar to hear Dr. Naylor provide insights regarding the course of the pandemic and prospects for Canadians’ safe return to a new normal.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please contact events@cdhowe.org to register.

August 12, 2020 - 12:30pm

Webinar with David Denison, Jim Leech and Henri-Paul Rousseau
Join the C.D. Howe Institute on Wednesday, August 12 to hear the leaders of Canada’s largest pensions funds during the 2008-2009 economic crisis discuss what it took to safeguard Canadians’ retirements through the recession, and share their thoughts on managing a pension fund through the coronavirus crisis.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please contact events@cdhowe.org to register.

August 19, 2020 - 12:30pm

The C.D. Howe Institute invites you to join us on August 19 to hear an expert panel discuss the lasting implications of COVID-19 on Canada and the world. Panelists will explore re-designing global supply chains, the rise in nationalism and decline in multilateralism, and Canada’s place in this strange new world.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please contact events@cdhowe.org to register.

Past Member Events

April 15, 2020 - 4:30pm

On Wednesday, April 15th, the Free Market Road Show will host the 2nd webinar together with Rising Tide Foundation in Zurich, Wirtschaft post Corona – Strategische Überlegungen und Einschätzungen auf regionaler, europäischer und internationaler Ebene.

April 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

On Thursday, April 16th, the Free Market Road Show will host a webinar together with Competere in Rome and the Austrian Economics Center, "Effects on Europe of a possible major economic crisis in the US." 

It will start at 2 p.m (CEST, GMT+2). 

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April 23, 2020 - 3:00pm

On Thursday, April 23rd, the Free Market Road Show will host a webinar together with Competere in Rome and the Austrian Economics Center, "IP - will the health crisis erode Property Rights?."

It will start at 3 p.m (CEST, GMT+2). 

SPEAKERS:

April 23, 2020 - 5:30pm

On Thursday, April 23rd, the Free Market Road Show will host a webinar together with Competere in Rome and the Austrian Economics Center, "New digital start-up opportunities created by the crisis." 

It will start at 5:30 p.m (CEST, GMT+2). 

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April 27, 2020 - 9:00am

As part of World IP Day, Property Rights Alliance organized a policy webinar on intellectual property rights and COVID-19.

June 25, 2020 - 9:00am

The Austrian Economics Center and Italy's Competere have partnered to start a monthly series of webinars in which experts discuss current hot topics in international trade and economic policy.

June 30, 2020 - 4:00pm

July 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

Join ITIF's Center for Data Innovation for a discussion about the efficacy of using algorithms to moderate content, the role algorithms can play in addressing the infodemic, and the ways policymakers can support innovation in automated content moderation.

Upcoming GTIPA Summit

Upcoming Summit information will be released at a later date. Please check back.

Past GTIPA Summits

May 17, 2018 - 10:00am

The Global Trade and Innovation Policy Alliance (GTIPA) represents a global network of 24 world-class, independent, like-minded think tanks from throughout the world which share a common vision that trade, globalization, and innovation—supported by governments on market-based terms—can produce tremendous benefits for the world’s citizens.

Each year, GTIPA members come together for an Annual Summit whose objective is to facilitate serious discussion in exploration of creative solutions to the difficult economic, trade, and innovation challenges faced by the international community. In addition to GTIPA think tank members, the Summit attracts world-leading subject matter experts on trade and innovation policy issues such as leaders from business, government, academic, and policymaking communities across Europe and the world.

June 13, 2019 - 2:15pm

In June 2019, the Global Trade and Innovation Policy Alliance (GTIPA) will hold its Third Annual Summit a high-level, conference focused on innovation policy and how policymakers in developing countries can implement the “best practices” that have been employed in other countries.

July 7, 2020 - 12:30pm

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