June 21, 2017: Summer Send Off Networking Event
(The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright)
May 31, 2017: Lobbying Do’s and Don’ts: Clearing up the Rules
This year’s Government Relations Institute of Canada Annual Meeting of Members featured a professional development session on the “ins and outs” of the Lobbying Act. GRIC’s legal expert, Scott Thurlow and former Member of Parliament, the Hon. Joe Jordan provided good insight on a topic that is central to our political engagement.
March 23, 2017: Post-Budget Panel Networking Event
Thank you to everyone who joined us for some insightful analysis following the 2017 federal budget. Our expert panelists were Kevin Page, Canada’s first Parliamentary Budget Officer and Research Chair at uOttawa, David Coletto from Abacus Data, Brian Kingston from the Business Council of Canada, and Susan Delacourt, political columnist for iPolitics, who moderated the discussion.
January 26, 2017: Back to Parliament Networking Event
October 6, 2016: Catching Up, Taking Stock and Looking Ahead
A lively discussion regarding the Trudeau government’s first year in power and a look to the future. Our expert pundit panel included: Greg MacEachern, Environics Communications, Kathleen Monk, Strategic Communications & Public Affairs Consultant and Tim Powers, Summa Strategies Canada. Tom Clark, Chief Political Correspondent, Global Television moderated the discussion.
July 5, 2016: Navigating the Innovation Agenda with Mr. Greg Fergus, M.P.