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Elizabeth Dubois

Critic, advocate and academic Elizabeth Dubois can be found researching the triad of digital media, influence and politics as an Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa. A graduate of...

Date: Friday January 12, 2018


Job Posting: Vice-President of Policy

...to key PPF initiatives. Represent PPF at external events and in media, as appropriate; Look for opportunities for PPF to participate in conferences, presentations, and/or briefings on priority and timely...

Date: Thursday March 22, 2018


PPF Members

...Become a PPF member Associations Assembly of First Nations Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers Canadian Bankers Association Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc. Canadian Media...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Ottawa opens door to charitable status for news organizations

The Globe and Mail The federal government says it is open to granting charitable status to media companies, which would allow them to receive tax-deductible donations to support investigative and...

Date: Wednesday February 28, 2018


‘Band-Aid solution’: Ottawa sets aside $50 million to support local journalism

...internet giants such as Google and Facebook. “That’s a bit of a Band-Aid solution,” said John Hinds, the CEO of News Media Canada, who fears it may be too little,...

Date: Wednesday February 28, 2018


Emilie Potvin

...emerging markets. Previous, she served as Vice President, Public Affairs and Stakeholder Relations at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce where she responsible for overseeing all external communications, media relations and...

Date: Thursday November 30, 2017


PANEL 3—Established companies must ‘disrupt ourselves’ to be innovative and stay ahead

...Canada. A surplus of global supply meant a price crash and the quick outflow of capital, she said. In addition, new technology like social media has allowed global attention to...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016


Diversification not Dependence: A Made-in-Canada China Strategy

Canada can truly diversify its trade and break its dependence on a single partner by pursuing a strategy built on sectoral trade agreements with China. 

Date: Thursday October 11, 2018


The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...5. Modernize Education Through Industry Partnerships These are explored in full at the end of this report. Introduction While fitness trackers and autonomous cars have dominated the media and generated...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016


Project Evaluation Executive Summary (January – March, 2018)

...on regional context when presenting data and continued dissemination of the information in the reports through local media sources. PPF’s Atlantic Summit conference and reports were viewed positively as a...

Date: Thursday July 19, 2018


Transparent and Level: Modernizing Political Financing in Canada

Transparent and Level: Modernizing Political Financing in Canada makes eight recommendations aiming to strengthen political finance regulations in Canada. It follows a literature review and a roundtable discussion on political financing on October 11, 2017 that was co-convened with Elections Canada. The day was divided into three discussions focused on the following themes: public and private financing, transparency and campaign spending.

Date: Wednesday March 14, 2018


Kelly Toughill

...is also the founder of Polestar Immigration Research, a media and consulting company that provides quality news, analysis and information about Canadian immigration to a range of stakeholders and institutions....

Date: Tuesday December 11, 2018


Independent and Accountable: Modernizing the Role of Agents of Parliament and Legislatures

In this report, the Public Policy Forum (PPF) analyzes the current and evolving role of agents at the federal and provincial levels to provide recommendations on how oversight and guidance in the administration of policies can be improved while maintaining their autonomy within Canada’s Westminster system.

Date: Thursday April 26, 2018


Pulling up roots: Bhutanese exodus from Halifax offers clues to why newcomers stay or go

The disappearance of Bhutanese from Halifax is discouraging to those who believe the future of Atlantic Canada is tied to increased immigration, but it is also an opportunity to look at the factors that encourage newcomers to take root – and the factors that lead them away.

Date: Wednesday December 12, 2018


Caroline Dumont

...Marketing from Carleton University in addition to a certificate in Social Media and Digital Communication from Algonquin College. Caroline also has a strong background in financial analysis and project management within...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


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