Developing solutions to global challenges and understanding the opportunities in a rapidly changing world were the focus of conversations on economics, innovation and politics at the 2018 Bennett Jones Lake Louise Business Forum.
"There is no doubt we are living through a period of profound change, said Perry Spitznagel, Vice Chairman of Bennett Jones at the conference in November. "Many of our foundational beliefs and institutions are being challenged from a variety of sources and for a variety of reasons. The social, political and business landscapes are rapidly shifting, with no clear consensus on where it will all end up. It is our challenge to better understand these changes to help drive the appropriate solutions."
As a city charting its future in this fast-changing world, Calgary is embracing disruption with an economic strategy that puts a focus on the fundamentals of creating sustained prosperity in any environment – Talent, Place, Innovation and Business Environment.
Read more about how trade, technology and U.S. President Donald Trump are driving a new world order, and how the focus of Calgary’s economic strategy is adapting to changing times in the resources below.