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The Empire Club of Canada Addresses 
Publication  1999-2000, p. 383 
Annual Financial Forum 
Text  Penman, A. Scott; Coombs, Clive; McLachlan, Moira, Annual Financial Forum, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 13 Jan 2000, 239-263  ... January 13, 2000 A. Scott Penman President and Managing Partner, Investors Group Investment Management Limited Clive Coombs Executive Vice-President, AGF Management Limited Moira McLachlan Portfolio Manager and Equity Analyst, Mackenzie Investment Management Incorporated ANNUAL...
Waltzing into the 21st Century: Let the Provinces Lead 
Text  Day, The Hon. Stockwell, Waltzing into the 21st Century: Let the Provinces Lead, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 26 Jan 2000, 264-273  Some thoughts relating to provinces taking the lead in terms of determining and establishing the strength of a nation. Some historical examples of strong provinces resulting in a strong nation. Strengths coming out of Confederation. The need to commit more funds to health care, and how we can do...
Prairie Agriculture: An Important Part of Canada's Future 
Text  Romanow, The Hon. Roy, Prairie Agriculture: An Important Part of Canada's Future, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 4 Feb 2000, 274-[284  The continuing and growing crisis in agriculture and agricultural income. Asking for fair and equitable treatment in a very unfair and inequitable economic environment. Some dollars regarding farm income. Reasons for the decline. The problem clearly stated and defined. Consequences of the ice...
All the Things You Want to Know about the Communications Revolution 
Text  Stephenson, Carol, All the Things You Want to Know about the Communications Revolution, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 10 Feb 2000, 285-296  Some telecommunication statistics from around the world during the past hour. The communications revolution underway, but only just begun. Some of the things we'll be able to do as a result of the communications revolution and the technology that will make these development possible. An exemplary...
The Advantages of the Microsoft Windows 2000 Operating System 
Text  Witts, Simon, The Advantages of the Microsoft Windows 2000 Operating System, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 17 Feb 2000, 297-302  ... Simon Witts President, Microsoft Canada Co. THE ADVANTAGES OF THE MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000 OPERATING SYSTEM Chairman: Robert J. Dechert President, The Empire Club of Canada Head Table Guests C. Alexander Squires, Managing Partner, Brant Securities Limited and Secretary, The Empire...
Creating Canada's Culture of Innovation: From Cradle to Career 
Text  Manley, The Hon. John, Creating Canada's Culture of Innovation: From Cradle to Career, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 2 Mar 2000, 303-312  ... to prepare Canadians for the 21st century. For example, we have increased spending on higher education. The budget funded 2,000 21st-century Chairs for Research Excellence with $900 million. We increased funding for the Canada Foundation for Innovation by a further $900 million, in addition to the $1...
Think Big 
Text  Manning, Preston, Think Big, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 9 Mar 2000, 313-320  ... process. The work of the eight UA Action Committees "put the flesh on the bones" defined by the first UA Convention. The second UA Convention followed by the Reform Assembly in January 2000 resulted in the Canadian Alliance package of principles, policies, and constitution for a new federal...
Prevention and Treatment of Strokes 
Text  Silver, Dr. Frank, Prevention and Treatment of Strokes, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 23 Mar 2000, 321-328  An anecdote revealing that in 1945, when Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin met to determine the boundaries of the New World, each of them was suffering from high blood pressure. All of them died from stroke, and at the time of their deaths, no medical treatment could have saved them. How times have...
Governing in the 21st Century: the Mike Harris Government and Lessons from Ontario 
Text  Clement, The Hon. Tony, Governing in the 21st Century: the Mike Harris Government and Lessons from Ontario, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 30 Mar 2000, 329-343  ... degrees. Farming is as much about science and genetics as it is about tilling the soil. Toyota invests up to 50 days training per employee per year. The U.S.A. alone has over 2,000 corporate universities to train the workers, develop new ideas, and learn from their operations in different parts...
"How We Got Here: The 1970s--The Decade That Brought You Modern Life" 
Text  Frum, David, "How We Got Here: The 1970s--The Decade That Brought You Modern Life", The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 6 Apr 2000, 344-353  Some vivid images from past decades. The documentary-maker's version of history. The world of ordinary people turned upside down in the 1970s and how that is so. A review of the 1970s and what they meant for our society and our economy. World leaders of the 1970s. The speaker's view of the 1970s...
Canada in the Internet Economy 
Text  Pecaut, David, Canada in the Internet Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 20 Apr 2000, 354-369  The vision that the E-Business Opportunities Roundtable has put forward for Canada's leadership in the global economy. Focusing on what the Internet economy means, as opposed to the hype surrounding it. The impact of the Internet over the next five to 10 years dramatically understated. The...
Collaborations: Canada's New Natural Advantage 
Text  Lievonen, Mark, Collaborations: Canada's New Natural Advantage, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2000), 27 Apr 2000, 370-383  Aventis Pastseur as Canada's--and the world's--largest vaccine company. Former names of Aventis. Their merger as a powerful example of collaboration. The collaborative nature of Canadians. The need to embrace the collaboration among business, government and academia as a means to address and...
The Annual Post-Budget Address 
Text  Eves, The Hon. Ernie, The Annual Post-Budget Address, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 3 May 2000, 1-11  Reference to the speaker's first budget five years ago. The fifth budget of the speaker as Minister of Finance. Balancing the budget as the right thing to do. How all the numbers balance. How the dollars and cents translate into human terms. Thinking in terms of human values - people and...
Going Head to Head with Global Giants in the Digital Playground 
Text  Cassaday, John, Going Head to Head with Global Giants in the Digital Playground, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 11 May 2000, 12-20  ... in the entertainment industry and they don't work elsewhere. Even the rock-solid General Electric has been forced to react. Back in 1998, nothing big was happening at General Electric regarding the Internet. Then, as reported in the Spring 2000 Corporate Board Member Report, Jack Welch had an epiphany. Some...
The Role of Police in Society 
Text  Fantino, Julian, The Role of Police in Society, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 18 May 2000, 21-29  The role of policy in society. The speaker's sentiments on issues that relate to the role of policy in society, and more particularly, the role of police in our communities. The increasingly complex task that is policing. Traditional policing and changes in the profession. Police organisations as...
Priorities for a Canadian Alliance Government 
Text  Long, Tom, Priorities for a Canadian Alliance Government, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 25 May 2000, 29-40  ... of that plan is our 17-per-cent single personal income tax rate. It's a big bold tax change for every Canadian tax payer. This change will cut income taxes dramatically. For example, the average two-income two-child family of four will have $2,000 more left in their pockets once our plan is completely...
Sustaining a Canadian Health System 
Text  Lozon, Jeff, Sustaining a Canadian Health System, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 1 Jun 2000, 41-51  ..., which had a $63-million debt-load, through a remarkable financial, organisational and strategic turnaround. From March 1999 to March 2000, Jeff was appointed Deputy Minister of Health and Long-Term Care for Ontario. As the province's most senior health-care administrator, his mandate...
A New Mandate for OSFI 
Text  Palmer, John R.V., A New Mandate for OSFI, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 8 Jun 2000, 52-63  An explanation of the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions. Canada's financial-sector institutions. OSFI as a legislative mandate. How the mandate, passed into law in 1996, has driven the activities of OSFI. How the OSFI has been fundamentally transformed as a result of that...
Why I Want the Job of Being your Next Prime Minister 
Text  Manning, Preston, Why I Want the Job of Being your Next Prime Minister, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2001), 19 Jun 2000, 64-75  A discussion of the idea that eventually became the Canadian Alliance and a report on its progress. A brief update on the subject of the Canadian Alliance, its leadership contest, and the speaker's aspirations to become the leader. The aim of the Canadian Alliance. The two operational words in the...
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