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The Empire Club of Canada Addresses 
Publication  1998-1999, p. 556 
Telelearning Contributing to Canada's Competitive Advantage in the Knowledge Economy 
Text  Harasim, Dr. Linda, Telelearning Contributing to Canada's Competitive Advantage in the Knowledge Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 11 Mar 1999, 416-428  The work being done at TeleLearning Network of Centres of Excellence and how they feel they can contribute to Canada's competitive advantage in the knowledge economy. The concern that Canada not rest on its laurels. The roots of prosperity and how they have fundamentally changed. The revolutionary...
The Future of Canada/U.K. Trade and Investment in a Global Economy 
Text  Lord Marshall of Knightsbridge, The Future of Canada/U.K. Trade and Investment in a Global Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 31 Mar 1999, 448-458  ... March 31, 1999 A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The British Canadian Chamber of Trade and Commerce Lord Marshall of Knightsbridge Chairman, British Airways plc, BTR Siebe plc and London Development Partnership and Deputy President, Confederation of British Industry...
Change Management Versus Managing Change: The Altamira Story 
Text  Cheesbrough, Gordon F., Change Management Versus Managing Change: The Altamira Story, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 8 Apr 1999, 459-469  Managing change. The speaker's decision to make the move to Altamira. Changes in the entire investment management industry. Transforming an entrepreneurial company from its original ownership structure into a team-based corporate structure without diminishing the unique qualities and spirit that...
Canada Book Day and Canadian Culture 
Text  Copps, The Hon. Sheila, Canada Book Day and Canadian Culture, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 23 Apr 1999, 492-498  ... the first international meeting of ministers of culture to discuss cultural diversity. Out of that meeting came the International Network on Cultural Policy, which now includes many more than the 19 countries invited to the June meeting. Canada is Chair of the Network for the first year. From September 1999...
Leadership to Lower Canadian Taxes: Uniting to Fight for Tax Relief 
Text  Manning, Preston, Leadership to Lower Canadian Taxes: Uniting to Fight for Tax Relief, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 29 Apr 1999, 499-512  ...; and • Re-balanced federal and provincial powers. In 1998, Preston Manning extended an invitation to like-minded Canadians from other political backgrounds to work together with Reform to create a new cross-partisan political party. Many Canadians responded, and in February of 1999, they gathered...
Northern Ireland--Open for Business 
Text  Trimble, The Rt. Hon. David, Northern Ireland--Open for Business, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 26 May 1999, 29-39  Recalling the speaker's last visit to Toronto. Affection for Canada and Toronto. Links between Northern Ireland and this part of Canada. Modern links and their importance. Canadian companies and the role they play in Northern Ireland's economy, with some specific examples. The formation of the new...
Canada 1999--One Canadian's Perspective 
Text  Hnatyshyn, The Rt. Hon. Ramon J., Canada 1999--One Canadian's Perspective, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 23 Jun 1999, 40-48  ... The Rt. Hon. Ramon J. Hnatyshyn Former Governor General of Canada and Counsel, Gowling Strathy & Henderson CANADA 1999-ONE CANADIAN'S PERSPECTIVE Chairman: Robert J. Dechert President, The Empire Club of Canada Head Table Guests Edward P. Badovinac, Professor Emeritus...
Canada's Actions Against Landmines 
Text  Axworthy, The Hon. Lloyd, Canada's Actions Against Landmines, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 28 Jun 1999, 49-59  The problem of anti-personnel (AP) mines in Kosovo. The dimensions of the threat. The task of Canadian mine-clearning experts in Kosovo. The problems of AP mines in other countries. The UN Mission. Progress made since the conclusion of the Ottawa Convention. The new kind of partnershipamong...
Creating a Culture of Opportunity in Canada 
Text  Mayberry, John T., Creating a Culture of Opportunity in Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 16 Sep 1999, 60-71  ... of the capital expenditures of the total steel industry in this period. Financial Preparedness means having the financial wherewithal to be able to step up to the new market opportunities when they become available. For each of the past three years, and likely again in 1999, Dofasco has generated more than...
Volunteers at the Dawn of the 21st Century: A Contemporary Agenda for the Association of Junior Leagues International 
Text  Dedecker, Clotilde Perez-Bode, Volunteers at the Dawn of the 21st Century: A Contemporary Agenda for the Association of Junior Leagues International, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 21 Sep 1999, 72-83  The Association of Junior Leagues International--what it is and what it does. Voluntarism as an international movement. Some history and background to the Junior League. The speaker's own experience in the Junior League. Some examples of projects undertaken by the Junior League of Toronto, and...
Can We Save Medicare? 
Text  MacKenzie, Murray, Can We Save Medicare?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 23 Sep 1999, 84-91  Medicate as part of something that makes us Canadian. What public opinion surveys tell us about Canadian Medicare. The grim prognosis for Medicare if no changes are made. Some grave facts about health care in Ontario. Ways in which Canada is way behind on the medical high-tech front. Demographic...
Health Care in Canada 
Text  Rock, The Hon. Allan, Health Care in Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 30 Sep 1999, 92-105  Keeping our Canadian system of health care. What has to be done to succeed in doing so. First, a commitment. Pros of our system of health care. Differences in cost between the American and Canadian systems of health care. Increased pressure for a parallel private system. What ought to be done....
Marking a Year of Fundamental Change 
Text  Cranston, Lynda, Marking a Year of Fundamental Change, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 7 Oct 1999, 106-118  ... Testing is a good example. NAT is being used to test for Hepatitis C, HIV by the end of 1999 and testing for Hepatitis B is anticipated for the third quarter of the year 2000. Our regulatory environment also imposes the stringent regulations of the Canadian Food and Drugs Act. CBS is subject...
The Plight of Canadian Small Market Hockey Teams 
Text  Bremner, Ron, The Plight of Canadian Small Market Hockey Teams, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 14 Oct 1999, 119-126  The National Hockey League. Small market teams. An illustrative anecdote. Putting the game in context with a quote from Ken Dryden. The economics of the game. The issue of salaries. Dollars that the game brings in. Working with government.
Hungary at the Turn of the Millennium 
Text  Orban, Dr. Victor, His Excellency, Hungary at the Turn of the Millennium, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 29 Oct 1999, 127-133  ... the Soviet troops, "temporarily stationed in Hungary" since 1945, left our soil. In 1990 Hungary could rejoin Europe. It is 1999 now, but for Hungary the past nine years seem like a whole generation's lifetime. We had nine years to build everything we were longing for during the 40 years...
Re-Thinking the IT Model 
Text  Whittaker, Sheelagh, Re-Thinking the IT Model, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 4 Nov 1999, 134-145  Changes in technology, with illustration. The information technology generation gap. Working seriously at understanding the uses and the potential of information technology and at getting help to put that understanding into practice. The need to re-think information technology , our attitude...
The Canadian Mining Industry 
Text  Carrington, John K., The Canadian Mining Industry, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 10 Nov 1999, 146-157  Mining and its meaning to Canada and Canadians. Domestic struggles. An inefficient approval process governing new mine developments in Canada. Internationally, facing the growing use of non-tariff trade barriers against metals. The significance of the industry. Some Canadian mining history, and...
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra 
Text  Lamon, Jeanne and Haight, Lynn, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 18 Nov 1999, 158-171  ... stature and is considered one of the best ensembles in its field. Ms. Lamon has been honoured with many awards in relation to her work with Tafelmusik, both for her virtuosity as a violinist and her strong musical leadership. Most recently, she was awarded the 1999 Molson Prize by the Canada Council...
Malice in Blunderland 
Text  Fotheringham, Allan, Malice in Blunderland, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 25 Nov 1999, 172-179  ... with the advantage of French culture and with an injection of American efficiency." Every single one of you in this room today know where we are in 1999. We have a country that's built on the stability of the French political system, with American culture and British efficiency. I'm from western...
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