10 Year
Anniversary:

Here's a look back at the past decade
and the conversation we started about Canada's future.

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What We Do

Canada 2020 is Canada’s leading, independent, progressive think-tank working to redefine the role of the federal government for a modern Canada.
We do this by hosting events, producing original research, and starting conversations about Canada’s future. Our goal is to build a progressive community of people and ideas that will move and shape governments in the future.

Susan Delacourt named new host of Canada 2020’s Brief Remarks podcast

Canada 2020 is pwoud to announce that award-winning journalist and best-selling author Susan Delacourt will be the next host of its Brief Remarks podcast. “I’ve been urging people to listen to Brief Remarks since it launched last fall,” said Susan Delacourt. “It offers great, often-unexpected insights into how politics and government really work. So when I was asked to follow in the trail blazed by Jennifer and Rob, I was delighted.”

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Dr. Danielle Martin: Six Big Ideas To Improve Health Care For Canadians

Canada 2020 is Canada’s leading, independent, progressive think-tank working to redefine the role of the federal government for a modern Canada. We do this by hosting events, producing original research, and starting conversations about Canada’s future. Our goal is to build a progressive community of people and ideas that will move and shape governments in […]

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Canada 2020: A Decade in Photos (2006-2016)

This year, Canada 2020 is celebrating 10 years as Canada’s leading, independent, progressive think-tank. Founded in June 2006, we have hosted hundreds of people on our stage, and thousands more in the crowd. Here’s a look at just some of the thought leaders, policy experts and influencers that Canada 2020 has had the privilege of hosting over the past 10 years.

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Open Government in Transition

Canada 2020 is Canada’s leading, independent, progressive think-tank working to redefine the role of the federal government for a modern Canada. We do this by hosting events, producing original research, and starting conversations about Canada’s future. Our goal is to build a progressive community of people and ideas that will move and shape governments in […]

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Canada 2020
35 O'Connor Street
Suite 302, Ottawa, ON
Canada, K1P 5M4

Tel: 613 789 0000
Fax: 613 241 4867
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Our Team

  • Thomas Pitfield
    President

  • Tim Barber
    Co-Founder

  • Susan Smith
    Co-Founder

  • Alex Paterson
    Director, Communications & Operations

  • Melanie Coulson
    Director, Content & Engagement

  • Don Lenihan
    Senior Associate, Policy and Engagement

  • Reva Seth
    Senior Associate