Past Chamber events

Sandra Peterson, CEO of Bayer CropScience

June 01, 2012
Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Crystal Ballroom
One of the top CEOs in the world had an important message for Calgarians: “Agriculture is just as important as fuel.” Speaking to the Calgary Chamber on June 1, Sandra Peterson, CEO of Bayer CropS ... Read more

Government relations for a small business

May 31, 2012
Calgary Chamber
Knowing how to influence government decisions on issues that affect your business can be difficult, particularly if you lack the resources and expertise to run a costly government relations campaign.& ... Read more

Increasing bank regulation may lead to the next economic crisis

May 25, 2012
Calgary Chamber - ENMAX Ballroom
Since the global financial crisis which began in the United States in 2008 and spread throughout the world, the international community has been ramping up the rules and policies that oversee the oper ... Read more

Clement stands up for oilsands

May 23, 2012
Calgary Chamber - ENMAX Ballroom
Treasury Board President Tony Clement blasted NDP leader Thomas Mulcair last week for his negative views on the oilsands. Mulcair recently stated that natural resource exports, particularly from the ... Read more

Desjardins Group identifies the West as a key growth market

May 17, 2012
Calgary Chamber - ENMAX Ballroom
Canada’s economic engine is the West and the rest of the country knows it. That’s why the Quebec-based Desjardins Group, Canada’s largest financial cooperative, acquired Alberta-base ... Read more

Potash – The business of feeding a growing world

May 02, 2012
Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Alberta Room
Event Recap The CEO of Potash Corp., the world’s largest fertilizer corporation, has no illusions as to the ups and downs that can happen in his business – or any business for that matter ... Read more

Open House – Onward

April 30, 2012
Calgary Chamber
Over the past twelve months the Calgary Chamber has been working with our members and colleagues to understand how we can better serve our member’s needs. We know that we must deliver value and ... Read more

UFC – Building a global sport, brand and business

April 25, 2012
Flames Central
It may seem like an odd comparison, but Calgary businesses could learn a thing or two from the Ultimate Fighting Championship, promoter of the world’s fastest growing sport, mixed martial arts.& ... Read more

Budget scores big with business – Minister Ted Menzies

March 30, 2012
The federal government released its 2012 budget last week to a nod of approval from Calgary’s business community. Speaking at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce last Friday, Minister of State for ... Read more

Engaging Aboriginal workers – Minister John Duncan

March 20, 2012
Business can play an important role in job creation for Aboriginal people, business leaders heard last week. Speaking at Calgary Chamber event, Federal Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Dev ... Read more