LUNCHEON: Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri, Bank of Canada

September 5, 2019 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm | Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

The Bank of Canada recently decided to keep the interest rate unchanged. The Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri will discuss Canadian & global economic developments and how they were taken into account in September's interest rate decision.

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August 21, 2019 | 4:30 - 6:30 pm | CURVE at South Park

Join Southwest Properties and the Chamber at CURVE at South Park - the latest residential development in downtown Halifax, for an evening of connecting, sharing and building relationships.

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LUNCHEON: Karen Oldfield, President & CEO, Halifax Port Authority

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Name: LUNCHEON: Karen Oldfield, President & CEO, Halifax Port Authority
Date: May 7, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM ADT
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Our Port City

Halifax Port Authority CEO Karen Oldfield will talk about using technology to future-proof the Port of Halifax, connecting with partners, stakeholders and customers in the drive for growth, and showcasing our region’s strengths and talents to build a strong case for jobs and economic prosperity.

Karen Oldfield, Q.C., ICD.D. 
President and CEO, Halifax Port Authority 

Under Karen Oldfield's leadership, the Port of Halifax team has transformed the traditional port business lines through a dynamic diversification strategy leading to a tripling of revenues. The Port of Halifax is a regional economic engine generating more than 12,400 jobs from port operations and contributing over $1.7 billion in annual economic impact. Ms. Oldfield is guiding the Halifax Port Authority as it develops a new infrastructure plan to maintain its strong position as Canada’s Ultra Atlantic Gateway. 

Karen Oldfield is a board member for the Conference Board of Canada. She recently served as the President of the International Women’s Forum of Canada. She was also a member of the Advisory Council on National Security which provided advice through the National Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada. Locally, Ms. Oldfield sits as Chair of the Board of Governors for Saint Mary’s University and is a member of the Halifax Gateway Council Board of Directors. 


Kenneth C. Rowe Hall,
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

1055 Marginal Rd
Halifax NS  B3H 4P7


Date/Time Information:

Tuesday, May 7
11:30am - 1:30pm

Contact Information:
Tania Crouse Hardy, Events Specialist (902) 481-1226

$54.95 / Table of 10 $549.50
Future Members:
$84.95 / Table of 10 $849.50
All prices subject to HST

Not-for-Profit / Student Discount available upon registration

Contact Mandi Bowser with any questions or concerns about registration. 

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POWER LUNCH: Selling strategies for bosses

August 14, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm | Halifax Chamber office, 32 Akerley Blvd

Selling Strategies for BOSSES, uniquely designed for Business Owners, Presidents, and CEOs is a laser-focused 1.5 hours that teaches employers firsthand how to transform their selling methods in ways buyers welcome and can say yes to more often.

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LUNCHEON: Growing a Vibrant Halifax

September 26, 2019 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm | Halifax Marriott Harbourfront

Join our panel of experts to learn how we can optimize the economic, environmental, social and institutional sustainability of our beautiful city.

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