Upcoming Events

  • November 23, 2014Toronto, ON2014 Higher Education Summit
    The Higher Education Summit is an annual conference that explores issues in post-secondary education and the steps that must be taken to produce the leading-edge workforce of tomorrow. This year's conference takes place Nov. 23 and 24 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto. The conference wraps up with the presentation of the Premier's Awards for outstanding college graduates. 
  • November 23, 2014Waterloo, ONCAURA 2014 Ontario Regional Conference
    This events offers: A professional development opportunity for research administrators to network with their colleagues at other universities; a chance to be kept up-to-date with funding agency developments; and sharing best practices in research administration.

    This year's host is Laurier University.
  • December 2, 2014Toronto, ONAPMA Annual Automotive Outlook Conference
    APMA announces its 19th Annual Automotive Outlook Conference, produced in partnership with Export Development Canada (EDC) and supported by Auto21 Inc. and Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). This event is themed "Competing in the Globalized Economy," focusing on Canadian manufacturing competitiveness in the current global economy. The event will provide a macro review of economic conditions and focus more specifically on automotive conditions, examining key competitiveness issues being encountered by Canadian manufacturers in the current global economic landscape. 
    The agenda will include a high level review of relevant macroeconomic data points, provide strategic insight into the automotive sector in North America and globally, and will feature keynote presentations from Ontario's Minister of Finance, the Honourable Charles Sousa and from Dianne Craig, CEO, Ford of Canada. 

    Additional speakers include Derek Burleton, Vice President & Deputy Chief Economist, The Toronto-Dominion (TD) Bank, and Joe McCabe, President & CEO, AutoForecast Solutions LLC.

    The Agenda will also feature a Strategic Financing Panel made up of: Gregory Trippenbach, Vice President, Transportation Group, Export Development Canada; David McQueen, Director of Consulting Services, The Offshore Group, Bob Civak, Senior Vice President, Business Development and Commercialization, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and GE Capital which will address Challenges / opportunities Canadian companies face in capitalizing on the increasingly global automotive industry.

    If you are concerned about automotive manufacturing competitiveness in Canada, this is your opportunity to learn from key industry and government officials.