Our Year in Photos 2017: Obama, Branson, Huffington & more

by Alex Paterson. Posted December 7, 2017


Cecilia Malmstrom
Cecilia Malmstrom, the EU’s Chief Trade Commissioner, talks CETA at Canada 2020 in March.
Bruce & Vicki Heyman
Former U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman joined Canada 2020’s team as a special adviser to the organization
The Future of Media Panel
Vox Media’s Liz Plank talks future of media with Anand Giridharadas, David Frum, Taylor Owen, Susan Delacourt and Evan Solomon.
Premier Wynne
Premier Kathleen Wynne waits backstage with Don Newman at the 4th Annual Canada 2020 Conference in June.
Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance
Finance Minister Bill Morneau answers audience questions at a Canada 2020 Town Hall.
Sir Richard Branson
Sir Richard Branson arrives backstage at the 4th Annual Canada 2020 Conference in June
Richard Branson, Michele Romanow and Ruma Bose
… and makes a splash with Dragon’s Den’s Michele Romanow and Ruma Bose
John Podesta speaks to Global Progress 2017 delegates in Montreal
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the Global Progress 2017 Summit
Arianna Huffington
Arianna Huffington at the Global Progress 2017 Summit
Reid Huffman and Steve Hoffman
LinkedIn Co-Founder Reid Hoffman and Reddit CEO Steve Huffman at Global Progress 2017 in Montreal
Canada 2020 in Toronto
Preparing the room for Canada 2020’s event with President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama at Canada 2020 event in Toronto, Canada, Friday, September 29, 2017. (Photograph by Nick Iwanyshyn)
Volunteers wait for doors to open for Canada 2020’s event with President Barack Obama in Toronto
Dani Reiss
Canada Goose CEO Dani Reiss prepares to welcome President Barack Obama onto Canada 2020’s stage
President Barack Obama at Canada 2020 event in Toronto, Canada, Friday, September 29, 2017. (Photograph by Nick Iwanyshyn)
President Barack Obama on Canada 2020’s stage in Toronto in September
President Barack Obama at Canada 2020 event in Toronto, Canada, Friday, September 29, 2017. (Photograph by Nick Iwanyshyn)
President Barack Obama meets with students from the Pathways to Education program in Toronto