Upcoming Events

November 18, 1:00 P.M. ET | How Canadian Companies Can Navigate ‘Business As Unusual’

If you’re a Canadian business navigating the economic challenges introduced by COVID-19, don’t miss our FREE webinar with Export Development Canada.

The webinar will provide insights from Export Development Canada’s President and CEO, Mairead Lavery, and our President and CEO, the Honourable Perrin Beatty, PC, OC, to help companies like yours stay the course.

Register to learn about:

  • How COVID-19 has affected Canada’s global trade
  • Tips for Canadian exporters and small businesses who are navigating these turbulent times
  • Insights on how companies can manage risks during a global pandemic

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November 19, 6:00 p.m. ET | Canada-Japan Trade and Investment Opportunities  

The Japan-Canada Chambers Council (JCCC) is a joint initiative of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The JCCC focuses on enhancing commercial relationships between our respective business communities. This event will allow Canadian companies to learn about current market conditions and potential opportunities. Confirmed speakers include:    

  • Tatsuo Yasunaga, CEO, Mitsui & Co, Ltd.   
  • Hon. Perrin Beatty, PC, OC, President and CEO, Canadian Chamber of Commerce   
  • Amine Ben Ayed, COO, Dataperformers   
  • Kaori Namiki, President and CEO, Mitsubishi Canada Ltd.   

Registrants will receive the videolink to join the webinar in advance of November 19.   

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November 24, 11:00 a.m. ET | Western Canada Executive Summit  

This event brings together senior executives and thought leaders for a dialogue on top issues affecting Canadian business. Participants will hear from our President and CEO, the Hon. Perrin Beatty, PC, OC, President of the Treasury Board, the Hon. Jean-Yves Duclos, and some of Canada’s most influential business leaders.   

Three panels will take a deeper look into specific measures that our political leaders must consider to ensure a sharp and lasting recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.   

  • Panel 1: Harnessing Canada’s Tax System for Recovery   
  • Panel 2: Regulatory Recovery: Removing Red Tape so Business Can Grow   
  • Panel 3: Canadian Transportation and Trade Infrastructure 2020 and Beyond

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December 1, 1:00 p.m. ET | Successfully Managing Your Workplace During a Global Pandemic, with Sherrard Kuzz LLP   

Canadian businesses are facing unique challenges in managing through COVID-19. Including issues related to:   

  • health and safety   
  • increased absenteeism   
  • work refusals   
  • accommodating human rights   
  • implications of a vaccine 
  • workplace restructuring   

This session will provide employers with practical tips and tools to address these issues when they arise and to minimize related legal liability as they move into 2021. This webinar will be led by Priya Sarin, Partner at Sherrard Kuzz LLP, a leading Canadian employment and labour law firm. 

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December 10, 1:00 p.m. ET | Supporting Local Business; Essential to our Economy and Communities, with CWB 

To coincide with Canadian Western Bank’s (CWB) newest full-service banking centre and first physical location in Ontario, we are partnering with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) and the Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) to host a discussion on the realities facing small business and how we can work together to support local through the pandemic and into recovery. 

You will hear from Chris Fowler, President and CEO, CWB, Mark Stafford, Vice President and District Manager, CWB, David Wojcik, President and CEO, MBOT, Rocco Rossi, President and CEO, OCC and our President and CEO, the Honourable Perrin Beatty, PC, OC. Do not miss the opportunity to participate in the discussion!

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