Testimonial Award | National

Each year at the Public Policy Forum’s Testimonial Dinner in Toronto, more than 1,000 people from all sectors of Canadian society gather to pay tribute to distinguished leaders who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of public policy and good governance. More than 120 outstanding Canadian men and women have been honoured since 1988.

 

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Meet us in Toronto on April 28 to celebrate Canada’s Policy Champions!

The Public Policy Forum is pleased to announce its 34th Annual Testimonial Dinner and Awards that will be held in-person on April 28, 2022. The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. We look forward to announcing award honourees in the weeks ahead!

If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Cyr at kcyr@ppforum.ca

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PPF COVID-19 VACCINE POLICY

To protect the health and safety of our staff and event guests, PPF has implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. We require all staff and event attendees to be fully vaccinated. You will be asked to show proof of vaccination and photo I.D. upon arrival. Unvaccinated individuals due to medical or other protected grounds under Human Rights legislation may request an accommodation. In all cases, face masks covering the nose, mouth and chin must be worn at all times except while actively eating or drinking. Please adhere to social distancing protocols before, during and after the event. This policy will comply with all applicable laws and is based on guidance from Health Canada, Public Health Ontario and local health authorities.

Due to contact tracing, only those that have registered are to attend the event. If a ticket needs to be transferred to someone that is not registered, please email registration@ppforum.ca.

This policy and these measures will remain in place until further notice, will be reviewed periodically, and are subject to change in accordance with public health guidance and developments in our community.

Testimonial Award | National Past Honourees
2020
Elyse AllanHon. Anne McLellan
Sen. Murray SinclairSen. Peter Harder
2019
Rona AmbroseGeorge Cope
Dr. Alan BernsteinPierre-Marc Johnson
Farah Mohamed
2018
Mark CarneyThe Right Hon. Beverley McLachlin
Michael DonovanMary Walsh
Richard Dicerni
2017
Louise ArbourYaprak Baltacioglu
Dominic BartonJohann Koss
Margaret MacMillanNaheed Nenshi
2016
Françoise BertrandJack Mintz
Robert PrichardWayne Wouters
2015
Ed ClarkPeter Herrndorf
Roberta JamiesonMichael Sabia
2014
Annette VerschurenMary Simon
Sheila FraserHeather Munroe-Blum
2013
Kevin LynchAlex Himelfarb
Mel CappeJocelyne Bourgon
Paul Tellier
2012
The Right Hon. Kim CampbellThe Right Hon Jean Chrétien
The Right Hon. Joseph ClarkThe Right Hon. Paul Martin
The Right Hon. Brian MulroneyThe Right Hon. John Turner
2011
William G. DavisGordon Nixon
Monique LerouxJim Stanford
2010
Tony DeanPhil Fontaine
Preston ManningCarole Taylor
2009
Jim BalsillieMike Lazaridis
Jacques MénardGeorgina Steinsky-Schwartz
2008
David DodgeGerri Sinclair
Sheila Watt-Cloutier
2007: 20th Anniversary (no awards given)
2006
George ErasmusLouise Frechette
Hon. Bob Rae
2005
Monique BéginBob White
Michael Wilson
2004
Rita BurakDenis Desautels
Roy RomanowAllan Shaw
2003
Guy ColombePurdy Crawford
Henry FriesenChaviva Hosek
Don Mazankowski
2002
Nellie CournoyeaPierre Lortie
Monica PattenMilton Wong
2001
Al HattonHon. Peter Lougheed
Eric NewellManon Vennat
2000
Allan BlakeneyRaymond Garneau
Margaret Norrie McCainLynton "Red" Wilson
1999
Jean BernardThomas Edward Kierans
Donald SavoieThomas Shoyama
1998
Jim GrayGaetan Lussier
Jean PigottHon. Gordon Robertson
1997
Sheldon Ehrenworth
1996
A.W. (Al) JohnsonGuylaine Saucier
James D. Fleck
1995
Jean-Claude DelormeClaire Morris
Bill BlundellLeo Gérard
1994
Allan TaylorLouise Roy
Reg BaskenBruce Rawson
1993
Bertin NadeauMickey Cohen
Judith MaxwellJames McCambly
1992
Guy Saint-PierreChris Evans
Huguette LabelleArden Haynes
1991
Trevor EytonClaude Castonguay
Sylvia OstryJack Munro
1990
Gordon OsbaldestonEdward Stewart
Gérard DocquierMichel Bélanger
1989
Arthur KroegerRobert Carman
David GoldenJean de Grandpré
1988
Allen LambertRobert Bryce
Ted NewallPaul Tellier
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