Economist and international trade professor Mike Moffatt will join Canada 2020, Canada’s leading, independent progressive think-tank, as Director of Policy & Research starting January 8, 2018. Mike comes to this role from the Government of Canada, serving as Chief Innovation Fellow at the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development where he advising Deputy Ministers on innovation policy and emerging trends.
From September 15 – 17, 2017, Canada 2020 hosted Global Progress 2017 in Montreal, Canada for the second consecutive year. Canada 2020 partnered with the Centre for American Progress, Policy Network, and Volta Italia to bring over 300 progressives from over 25 countries together for 3 days of discussion. Click here for photo highlights:
The Global Progress 2017 Summit to feature Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Philippe Couillard, Arianna Huffington, John Podesta, Maria Elena Boschi, Reid Hoffman, Helle Thorning Schmidt, David Milliband and more at gathering hosted by Canada 2020 in partnership with the Center for American Progress, Policy Network and Volta Italia. MEDIA AGENDA AVAILABLE HERE 14 September […]
Students from Toronto, Hamilton, Kitchener, and Kingston to attend Canada 2020’s event with President Barack Obama in Toronto on September 29, 2017 13 September 2017 (TORONTO) – Canada 2020 is pleased to announce a partnership with Pathways to Education Canada to help bring youth from low-income communities to Canada 2020’s event with President Barack Obama […]
As we begin to think about what’s next for Canada 2020, we wanted to look specifically at our place in the world among similar global organizations. After all, there has never been a better time to be Canadian. In order to do that, we decided to recruit someone to help — I’m happy to announce that we’ve found just the right person…
All the photo highlights from the 4th Annual Canada 2020 Conference, featuring Sir Richard Branson, the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney, Metric’s Emily Haines, Liz Plank from Vox Media, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan, Michele Romanow of CBC’s Dragons’ Den, Premier Kathleen Wynne and more…
This is the second in The Open Government Papers series by Don Lenihan. To read volume one, click here. “An important paper that convincingly sets up open dialogue as the most effective answer to populism. A must-read for policy-makers who want governments to make better decisions.” – Graham Fox, IRPP “This is an insightful, provocative, […]