James Moore, Chancellor of the University of Northern British Columbia and senior business advisor at the global law firm Dentons, will speak on the impact and effects of Trump’s Presidency to the construction industry. In British Columbia key areas of concern include the Softwood issue, mobility of workforce and labour, and other protectionist measures that have been thrown around or that we may see in the future.
Mr. Moore was the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Minister of Industry in the former Harper government. Prior to entering politics he studied economics and business administration at Douglas College then worked as the Communications Advisor for the Reform Party of Canada when it was the official opposition. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science at the University of North British Columbia where he launched his own talk show entitled “Behind the Headlines with James Moore.” In 2011, Moore earned his Master of Arts degree in Political Studies from the University of Saskatchewan. He is on the national board of the Canadian Cancer Society.
Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:30 – 9:00 am
Terminal City Club, 837 West Hastings St, Vancouver
Members – $40
Non-Members – $80