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The Empire Club of Canada Addresses 
Publication  2002-2003, p. 619 
2004 Investment Outlook 
Text  Sturm, Frederick; Filippini, Anne-Mette de Place; Quinn, Mike, 2004 Investment Outlook, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 8 Jan 2004, 157-174  ... Quinn, President and Chief Investment Officer, Bissett Investment Management, part of Franklin Templeton Investment 2004 INVESTMENT OUTLOOK Chairman: John C. Koopman President, The Empire Club of Canada Head Table Guests Margaret M. Samuel, CFA, Alternum Capital and Director, The Empire Club...
My Career at the BBC 
Text  Simpson, John, My Career at the BBC, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 15 Jan 2004, 175-184  The importance of Canada to a journalist. Important for the BBC to be able to do well in Canada, and why that is so. Canadian response to BBC reporting. HARDtalk. A sense of balance. The death of the British scientist Dr. David Kelly. Cleaning up our act. Going back to basics. The profession. Many...
Faith and Citizenship 
Text  Peers, The Most Rev. Michael G., Faith and Citizenship, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 21 Jan 2004, 185-195  The public role of religion in Canada. How that has diminished and why. Examples. Public discourse concerning citizenship degraded to the point of extinction. How these two trends are connected. How to recover the practices of citizenship and why we should. The public contribution of faith and...
"Excellence For All" 
Text  Kennedy, The Hon. Gerard, "Excellence For All", The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 29 Jan 2004, 196-208  Where Ontario is going in education. A unique opportunity to do education right. A record amount of public interest. The enivronment of the knowledge economy and what that means for us. Cohesion in education. The Crossroads in education in Ontario. The choice ahead of us. The private school tax...
It'sTime For Change 
Text  Clement, Tony, It'sTime For Change, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 16 Feb 2004, 209-217  ... in their native tongue, the Liberals will once again have the chance to run against us instead of us running against them. If we select a leader who has already put on the record views about Canada, Quebec and Atlantic Canada that build walls instead of bridges, the election of 2004 will be a replay of 2000...
Canada Deserves a Better Government 
Text  Harper, Stephen, Canada Deserves a Better Government, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 17 Jan 2004, 218-228  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Some personal history. Great changes happening in federal politics. Some of the speaker's achievements. The release of a position paper on environmental policy. The increasingly serious political crisis in Ottawa. The...
Canada's Role in Global Energy Production 
Text  Hearn, Timothy J., Canada's Role in Global Energy Production, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 19 Feb 2004, 229-242  The global energy scene and Canada's important role in it. Progress we have made. Wehre we stand today. Expectations or hopes for the future. A two-fold message. The increased use of energy in all its forms. Canada's blessing of abundant natural resources of all forms of energy. What those natural...
My Vision for Canada's Future 
Text  Stronach, Belinda, My Vision for Canada's Future, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 24 Feb 2004, 243-253  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. The month since the speaker announced her bid to become the first leader of the new Conservative party. The speaker's vision for the country; why she is seeking the leadership; why she believes she has the...
Our Collective Role in Transportation Safety 
Text  Tadros, Wendy A., Our Collective Role in Transportation Safety, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 26 Feb 2004, 254-264  Some history about the Royal York Hotel and the Canadian Pacific Railway. The public and private sectors focused on a transportation system that ensures national prosperity in the new millennium. Key initiatives. The public duty of maintaining a safe and sound transportation system. A prerequisite...
Creating Value in a Competitive Media Industry 
Text  Greenberg, Ian, Creating Value in a Competitive Media Industry, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 4 Mar 2004, 265-276  The "value promise" that media companies make to their consumers, to their advertising clients, and to their shareholders. Astral Media's financial performance and how it drives the value of its stock. Reflecting Canadian values to audiences. Establishing the reputation of a company. Two other...
The Canada Pension Promise: Maintaining Trust with Canadians 
Text  MacNaughton, John A., The Canada Pension Promise: Maintaining Trust with Canadians, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 11 Mar 2004, 277-290  Crown corporations. Earning and retaining public confidence. Governance models. Ethical matters. How we can be sure that the CPP Investment Board is operating at arm's length from government. A story from the speaker to pleasantly surprise us. Some history of the Canada Pension Plan. Three...
Taking Control of Our Own Health 
Text  Smitherman, The Hon. George, Taking Control of Our Own Health, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 8 Apr 2004, 291-306  A deep and unshakeable consensus in Ontario in favour of our system of public health care. The speaker's last five months as Ministe of Health and Long-Term Care in Ontario. Life expectancy in Ontario longer, but is it better? The government's goal to make Ontarians the healthiest Canadians. How...
Who's the World's Sheriff - the UN or the U.S.? 
Text  MacKenzie, Major General (Ret'd) Lewis, Who's the World's Sheriff - the UN or the U.S.?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 14 Apr 2004, 307-318  Some personal reminiscences. The timeliness and importance of the topic. The UN's original role. The Security Council trapped in a 1945 time warp. The veto. The council's work during the Cold War. The evaporation of the relative stability. Issues and problems for the Security Council. Some...
Choosing What Works for a Change 
Text  Duncan, The Hon. Dwight, Choosing What Works for a Change, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 15 Apr 2004, 319-332  An outline of a plan for the electricity sector that will encourage the development of a new reliable supply, promote a culture of conservation, lessen the environmental footprint of our undertakings, produce stable prices for small consumers, afford large consumers the benefits of a competitive...
Five Priorities for the Federal Government 
Text  Martin, The Rt. Hon. Paul, Five Priorities for the Federal Government, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 16 Apr 2004, 333-349  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. First, an announcement about Mr. Fadi Fadel who was taken hostage in Iraq. Reference to Sir Wilfrid Laurier's quote. How Canada must belong to the 21st century. Some challenges for Canadians and the Canadian government....
The Changing Steel Industry and Stelco's Prospects 
Text  Pratt, Courtney, The Changing Steel Industry and Stelco's Prospects, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 22 Apr 2004, 350-361  Some of the speaker's own observations about the nature and consequences for Canadians of changes in the steel industry around the world, across North America and at Stelco itself. Dispelling some notions. Steel as a global industry, second only to oil in the commodity sector. The increase in the...
Translantic Relations and Security Policy: Common Interests, Values and History 
Text  Voigt, Karsten D., Translantic Relations and Security Policy: Common Interests, Values and History, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 28 Apr 2004, 362-383  Some opening remarks about September 11, 2001. The crisis in transatlantic relations and the current situation. The speaker proceeded to address the audience under the following headings: Changes in the Geopolitical Situation; A New Atlanticism; Perspectives: Development of Culture, Cultuer...
Building the Next Generation of Medicare 
Text  McGuinty, The Hon. Dalton, Building the Next Generation of Medicare, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 10 May 2004, 383-393  A tribute to Nursing Week. Some comments on studies on health care. Moving forward from studies. How to improve medicare in Ontario. Results desired. Challenges to face. The stress of our gorwing and aging population on health care. An example of one of the challenges. The government's...
A New Deal for Toronto 
Text  Miller, His Worship Mayor David, A New Deal for Toronto, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 2005), 11 May 2004, 394-405  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. A wave of optimism about cities. The opportunity to get a "new deal." The need for that new deal. The key pieces from Toronto's perspecdtive. Some comments about cities. Cities as the wealth of our nation. Consequences...
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