Join us at the Ontario Economic Summit 2018 (OES), hosted by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. The OES will bring together thought leaders from business, labour, academia, the not-for-profit sector and government to debate and discuss how Ontario can navigate today’s workplace challenges along with strategies to chart a successful path forward.
Irene Sterian will be joined as Co-Chair along with Roberta L. Jamieson, President & CEO, Indspire, Michael Serbinis, CEO & Founder, League, and Dr. Steven Murphy, President & Vice-Chancellor, University of Ontario Institute of Technology.
The OES values actionable solutions through collaboration and partnership, diversity to enable inclusive growth, and acheive greater prosperity here in Ontario. Key topics to be addressed at the summit include, workforce demand/supply, and creating solutions to support broad economic transition; The challenges businesses must face as we confront the future of work; The changing nature of work (disruptions from AI, advanced robotics, and automation); and How companies, non-profits, and governments from around the world are addressing the skilling and reskilling continuum.
The Ontario Economic Summit is the forum for visionary leaders in the public, private, education and not-for-profit sectors, to shape Ontario’s future growth and role in the global economy.
About Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC)
The OCC’s mission is to support economic growth in Ontario by defending business priorities at Queen’s Park on behalf of its network’s diverse 60,000 members. The OCC’s vision is to foster a vibrant and economically sustainable province that is driven by an innovative, successful and ever-expanding business community. From innovative SMEs to established multinational corporations and industry associations, the OCC is committed to working with our members to improve business competitiveness across all sectors. The OCC represents local chambers of commerce and boards of trade in over 135 communities across Ontario, steering public policy conversations provincially and within local communities.
Date: October 24 – 26, 2018
Venue: White Oaks Conference Resort & Spa
Address: 253 Taylor Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0