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The Manning Centre for Building Democracy provides research, training and networking opportunities for Canadians to learn about and discuss ideas to make Canada a better governed country. We seek and support practical and effective policy approaches that promote individual freedom, entrepreneurship, and fair and just relationships between the individual and society.

Speakers

Confirmed speakers, panelists and moderators as of today, with more added frequently. Check back for updated info.
Stella Ambler
Stella Ambler
Principal, Earnscliffe Strategy Group
Rick Anderson
Rick Anderson
Managing Director, Manning Centre
Denise Batters
Denise Batters
Senator
Candice Bergen, MP
Candice Bergen, MP
House Leader
Maxime Bernier, MP
Maxime Bernier, MP
Shadow Minister Innovation, Science and Economic Development
Michael Binnion
Michael Binnion
Chair, Manning Foundation; CEO, Questerre
Patrick Brown, MPP
Patrick Brown, MPP
Ontario Leader of the Opposition
Mark Cameron
Mark Cameron
Canadians for Clean Prosperity
Michael Chong, MP
Michael Chong, MP
Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Communities and Urban Affairs
Christy Clark
Christy Clark
Premier of BC 2011-2017
Rachel Curran
Rachel Curran
Manning Foundation/Harper & Associates
Lisa Davis
Lisa Davis
Education Advocate
Gérard Deltell, MP
Gérard Deltell, MP
Shadow Minister for Treasury Board
Graham Fox
Graham Fox
President, IRPP
Jeff Gaulin
Jeff Gaulin
VP, CAPP
Garnett Genuis, MP
Garnett Genuis, MP
Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan
JP Gladu
JP Gladu
President, CCAB
Martha Hall Findlay
Martha Hall Findlay
President and CEO Canada West Foundation
Vassy Kapelos
Vassy Kapelos
Global News Ottawa Bureau Chief Host, The West Block
Jason Kenney
Jason Kenney
Leader, United Conservative Party
Tasha Kheiriddin
Tasha Kheiriddin
Host AM640, Commentator Global TV and iPolitics.ca
Stephanie Kusie, MP
Stephanie Kusie, MP
Calgary-Midnapore
Scott Lamb
Scott Lamb
President CPC
Stephen Lecce
Stephen Lecce
PC Ontario Candidate, King-Vaughn
Catherine Loubier
Catherine Loubier
Global Comms Director Renault-Nissan Alliance
Tonda MacCharles
Tonda MacCharles
Reporter, Toronto Star
Shuvaloy Majumdar
Shuvaloy Majumdar
Munk Senior Fellow, Macdonald-Laurier Institute
Preston Manning
Preston Manning
Founder, Manning Centre
Hamish Marshall
Hamish Marshall
President, Torch
Robin Martin
Robin Martin
PC Ontario Candidate Eglinton-Lawrence
David McLaughlin
David McLaughlin
Senior Adviser, Climate Change Government of Manitoba
Caroline Mulroney
Caroline Mulroney
PC Ontario Candidate York-Simcoe
Alex Nuttall, MP
Alex Nuttall, MP
Official Opposition Shadow Minister for Youth, Sports, and Persons with Disabilities
Erin O'Toole, MP
Erin O'Toole, MP
Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister
Brooke Pigott
Brooke Pigott
Maple Leaf Strategies
Pierre Poilievre, MP
Pierre Poilievre, MP
Shadow Finance Minister
Lisa Raitt, MP
Lisa Raitt, MP
Deputy Leader, CPC
Michelle Rempel, MP
Michelle Rempel, MP
Shadow Immigration Minister
Andrew Scheer, MP
Andrew Scheer, MP
Leader Official Opposition
Heather Scoffield
Heather Scoffield
Ottawa Bureau Chief for Canadian Press
Chuck Strahl
Chuck Strahl
former Aboriginal Affairs Minister
Andrea van Vugt
Andrea van Vugt
Vice President Policy, Business Council of Canada
John Walsh
John Walsh
Chair, Manning Centre

Ottawa, Ontario

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