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.