Canada 2020 is Canada’s leading, independent progressive think-tank. Founded in 2006, Canada 2020 produces original research, hosts events and starts conversations about Canada’s future.

An active member of the Global Progress network, Canada 2020’s goal is to build a community of progressive ideas and people that will move and shape governments.

How it all started: In this anniversary Q&A with three Canada 2020 Co-Founders, Tim Barber, Susan Smith, and Tom Pitfield, learn more about how Canada 2020 has grown into Canada’s leading community for progressive ideas.

Founded in 2006, Canada 2020 has spent more than a decade hosting events, producing original research and starting conversations about Canada’s future.

Our People

Braeden Caley

Braeden Caley

President & CEO

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About Braeden
Mark Carney

Mark Carney

Advisory Board Chair

About Mark
Tom Pitfield

Tom Pitfield

Executive Chair

About Tom
Andy Harrison

Andy Harrison

Board Member

About Andy
Reva Seth

Reva Seth

Board Member

About Reva
Matt Browne

Matt Browne

Board Member

About Matt
Gurveen Chadha

Gurveen Chadha

Board Member

About Gurveen
Aisha Jarrah

Aisha Jarrah

Content Strategist

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About Aisha
Carolyn Smith

Carolyn Smith

Director, Operations & Events

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About Carolyn
Kate Graham

Kate Graham

Senior Fellow

About Kate
Mark Michener

Mark Michener

Director, Finance

About Mark

Advisory Board

Mark Carney

Mark Carney

Advisory Board Chair

About Mark
Jennifer Welsh

Jennifer Welsh

Advisory Board member

About Jennifer
Michael Wernick

Michael Wernick

Advisory Board member

About Michael
Sarah Goodman

Sarah Goodman

Advisory Board member

About Sarah
Jean Boivin

Jean Boivin

Advisory Board member

About Jean
Mark Podlasly

Mark Podlasly

Advisory Board member

About Mark
Eme Onuoha

Eme Onuoha

Advisory Board member

About Eme
Mike Moffatt

Mike Moffatt

Advisory Board member

About Mike
Delia Cristea

Delia Cristea

Advisory Board member

About Delia

Canada 2020 is a leading member of Global Progess

Partners

  • GE
  • Interac
  • Mastercard
  • Power Corporation of Canada
  • Google
  • Suncor Energy
  • Rio Tinto
  • Enbridge
  • Amazon
  • Intuit
  • Shell