Networking Event: NAFTA & TPP: Should Entrepreneurs Be Worried? 

April 24, 2018 | 4:00pm-6:00pm

Event Description

Join us at our monthly networking event! There will be networking opportunities, a chance to tour our space and an interactive Q&A session with Carlo Dade, Director of the Trade & Investment Centre for Canada West Foundation.

Carlo will go explain how Canada’s International trade deals are going to affect Entrepreneurs and the economy. He will also tell us what Canada West Foundation is doing with this.

Special Guest

Carlo Dade

As Director of the Trade & Investment Centre, Carlo Dade develops and leads research to promote growth and profitability in western Canada’s export economy. Carlo has a long history in international public policy most recently as Senior Fellow in the University of Ottawa’s School of International Development and Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. He is also a member of the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (COMEXI).

Carlo has been a leading voice in debates on recent Canadian free trade agreements and development of trade infrastructure. He has a reputation for big-picture thinking and is a leading global expert on pan-Pacific trade, including the Trans-Pacific Partnership and Pacific Alliance trade blocs. He is one of Canada’s leading commentators on North American competitiveness and Canada-Mexico relations. Carlo is a highly sought-after media commentator throughout North America.


Are you an entrepreneur looking to connect with like-minded professionals in Calgary and are curious as to what is happening with Canada's International Trade deals and how it will affect you? If so, this networking event is perfect for you! You will have the opportunity to meet many entrepreneurial professionals as well as listen and interact during our Q&A session with Carlo Dade from Canada West foundation. 


Filming and Photography may take place, please read our Notice for Filming and Photography for further information.