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.
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
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.