Category Archives: Semi-Annual Symposium

Prepare for candid straight-talk

This morning we had a briefing call with our keynote speaker Marc Busch. He’s not afraid to speak his mind when it comes to the state of trade and how it intertwines with politics. Marc holds many titles: multiple award-winning professor at Georgetown University, a scholar, host of the trade-centric podcast Tradecraft, and he’s an […]

Flashback: Managing in Volatile Times

2018 Semi-Annual Symposium Highlights In November 2018, 13 speakers and panelists joined us for our one-day Semi-Annual Symposium at Lionhead Golf Club & Conference Centre where we explored Managing in Volatile Times. As you may recall, the trade landscape was unstable in Nov. 2018 because the new NAFTA, or Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), remained unsigned. […]

Market + Management Strategies


The theme for 2019’s Semi-Annual Symposium is Market + Management Strategies. We have an exciting and enlightening day planned that will provide members with knowledge to succeed in new markets and build the best teams for global business. MARKET STRATEGIES PANEL – Deep Dive Into India Many of our Members have indicated an interest in […]