AGM Shaping Manitoba’s Future: AGM 2013 May 3-5

Apr 27, 2013 | Chamber News


The upcoming Annual General Meeting will be held this year at Elkhorn Resort and Conference Centre beginning on Friday evening, May 3 with a networking expo. Come and meet old friends and colleagues and enjoy the fellowship that makes a chamber gathering so unique.

On Saturday, May 4, there will be workshop sessions with inspiring speakers who will walk us through the way to the future of our province.

We will cap off Saturday with a ceremony and reception to welcome our new board chair which will be followed by a dinner for retiring CEO Graham Starmer.






AGM Schedule

Friday – May 3, 2013

Registration and Welcome | 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Networking Expos | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday – May 3, 2013

Business Meeting and Annual General Meeting | 8:am – 9:00 am

Policy Overview | 9:00 am – 9:30 am

Policy Sessions | 9:34 am – 4:30 pm

Shaping Manitoba’s Future: Our Healthcare

Healthcare’s Three Priorities

Moderated by Dale Lacombe |   Keynote Presidentation by Dr. Alan Menkis

Shaping Manitoba’s Future: Our Lake

Moderated by Lance Yohe, Red River Basin Commission | Keynote presentation by Dr. Robert Sandford

Shaping Manitoba’s Future: Our North

Northern Economic Development

Moderated by Merv Gunter

Shaping Manitoba’s Future: Our Economic Sustainability

Imfrastructure: From Revenue Generation to Economic Sustainability

Moderated by Brian Kelly  | Keynote presentation by Chris Lorenc, Manitoba Heavy Construction

Shaping Manitoba’s Future: Our Workplace

Filling the Skills Gaps

Moderated by Frank Sottana | Keynote presentation by Warren Everson, Senior Vice President, Policy, Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Saturday Evening

5:15 pm – 6:00  pm |  New Chair’s Reception and Swearing In Ceremony of the Board

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm |  Dinner for retiring President Graham Starmer

Sunday, May 5, 2013

9:00 am – 11:30 am

On Sunday, May 5, the business and resolution sessions will convene and will impact the work this year of your chambers of commerce and affect all of us as we grapple with a number of key policy issues that will begin the dialogue for shaping the future of our province.

By registering before March 22, there is a substantial discount on the registration fee. There is also information regarding reserving rooms for you and your family at this magnificent resort.

Please click here for the online registration or give us a call at 204-948-0106. Mani and Stephanie will be on hand to answer any questions.  For sponsorship information please click here.


Similar Posts


advertisement advertisement


⏰ In 3 hours, our CEO Vince Barletta will speak about the increase in food banks, how Harvest is coping with demand, and how we can increase food security in Manitoba.

👉 Tune into Up to Speed on CBC Radio One here!

Join the Lac du Bonnet & District Chamber of Commerce tonight, Dec, 2, as they welcome in the season by lighting the community christmas tree. 🎄

Festivities start at 6 p.m.!