The City of Calgary's economic strategy
Calgary's Economic Strategy, Calgary in the New Economy, was created to achieve our ambitious vision for our great city.
Your voice matters, Calgary
A strategy built by the community for the community, we're always looking for your input in how we continue to evolve the strategy as the right path forward for our city in the digital economy. Please take 5 minutes to fill out the survey below. We'd love to hear from you. Visit our FAQ page for questions.Take survey
A community created and driven strategy
Calgary in the New Economy, our community’s economic strategy, is our city’s guide to foster economic competitiveness, create shared prosperity and build a resilient Calgary. Community organizations and institutions, municipal departments, post-secondary institutions, our innovation ecosystem partners, small, medium, and large enterprises, and business support organizations collaborate to drive the implementation of Calgary in the New Economy. We cannot do this alone. This is the ultimate exercise in teamwork.Download Full Economic Strategy
Our city’s economic vision
Calgary is the city of choice for the world’s best entrepreneurs.
We embrace technology to solve the world’s greatest challenges: cleaner energy, safe and secure food, efficient movement of goods and people, and better health solutions. The economic strategy built by our community for our community proved to be the right strategy in 2020 among a fast-changing economy and digital transformation.
Strategic areas of focus
Our city’s economic strategy is built on four areas of focus, that, working together will drive economic growth and prosperity.
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Senior Manager, Research & Strategy