Speaker Programs










Upcoming Events


New England Exporters:  Leverage Today's Online Program to Grow
Your Business in Canada

August 12, 2020, 11 am - 12:00 pm
Webinar Sponsors:  Consulate General of Canada; IBT Online

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28th Annual U.S./Canada Energy Conference
November 12 and 13, 2020

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(More information TBA)

Additional 2020 Programs TBA

A Variety of Speakers and Topics

In addition to conferences and workshops, the Council conducts several luncheon/breakfast meetings throughout the year featuring Canadian and American business and political leaders.

Corporate executives, Ambassadors, Canadian and American government leaders, journalists and other thought- leaders have stood at the podium to brief members about timely North American, regional, and industry-specific issues and trends.



Past speakers include:

Beata Caranci, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, TD Bank

Dr. Ernest J. Moniz, Professor of Physics and Systems Engineering, MIT, and former U.S. Secretary of Energy

Peter MacKay, PC, QC, Partner, Baker McKenzie 

Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University

Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business & Tourism   

Scott Gilmore, Journalist, former diplomat and political observer  

Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia 

John Manley, President & CEO, Canadian Council of Chief Executives 

François Legault, Premier of Québec   

David Alward, former Premier of New Brunswick and Canada's Consul General to Boston 

Diane Francis, Author and business journalist

Allan Rock, President & Vice Chancellor, University of Ottawa 

Paul Cellucci, former U.S. Ambassador to Canada and former Governor of Massachusetts  













We hope you can join us for upcoming programs!



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New England Exporters: Leverage Today's Online Programs to Grow Your Business in Canada
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 11:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Webinar Sponsors:  Consulate General of Canada; IBT Online Click here for invitation and reg…

28th Annual U.S./Canada Energy Conference
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - Friday, November 13, 2020
Seaport Hotel, Boston, MAClick here for sponsorship opportunities (More information TBA)…

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