A key driver of Canadian prosperity has been the country’s ability to attract and retain international talent. The Canadian Club Toronto hosted an important conversation on February 14th, 2023 on what the private sector, communities and governments can do to secure Canada’s immigration advantage. 

Moderated by Patrick Brethour, Editorials Editor of The Globe and Mail, the event brought together leading chief executives to discuss the role economic immigration plays in strengthening the quality of life for all Canadians:  

  • Victor Dodig – President and CEO, CIBC
  • Penny Wise – President, 3M Canada
  • Martin Basiri – Co-founder and Board Member, ApplyBoard
  • Introductory remarks by Goldy Hyder, President and CEO, Business Council of Canada