AB: Alberta's Economy: From a Global Perspective to Your Backyard!

There's no denying that Alberta has seen it's share of economic hardship. But the challenges and opportunities of the future won't lie in the past –  they'll emerge in the future. What are some of the issues that matter for our economy from the global, national and local perspectives? We invite you to join CIRI Alberta for an engaging discussion on key issues that will shape you workplace – including implications of Artificial Intelligence, changing demographics of the workforce and the economics of how our communities are structured. We’re certain you’ll leave the session reflecting on what it means for you and your company; and what you need to start doing differently. This event is eligible for 2 CEUs.

This event is $25 for CIRI members; $55 for non-members.


Todd Hirsch, Vice President and Chief Economist, ATB Financial

Todd Hirsch is the Vice President and Chief Economist for ATB Financial. He holds degrees in economics from the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary. For over 20 years, he’s worked as an economist at numerous organizations including the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Bank of Canada.

He’s also the author of three books. His latest, “Spiders in Space: Successfully Adapting to Unwanted Change,” was released in 2017. Todd is a strong advocate in the arts and culture community. He is the board chair of the Calgary Arts Academy, and is on the boards of the Glenbow Museum and the Alberta Ballet.

9/25/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Petroleum Club - Devonian Room 319-5th Avenue SW Calgary, AB CANADA

Registering is easy!

Sign In below to register. Not sure if you have an account? Click on Forgot Password? and enter your email address. If you have an account, you will receive an email from enquiries@ciri.org with instructions to create your password. If you do not have an account, please click on Create a new account. It only takes a few minutes! 

Sign In