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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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BUSINESS AFTER HOURS: CURVE at South Park

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: The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence

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Name: LUNCHEON: The Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence
Date: August 1, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM ADT
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
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Event Description:

 

Canada's Defence Policy: Strong, Secure, Engaged 

Minister Sajjan first addressed Chamber members on his Defence Vision in June 2017, and is joining us again to share the economic impact that the defence policy has had on our community, for the past two years since it's release. 




Honourable Harjit Sajjan
Minister of National Defence
 

 

Harjit Singh Sajjan has served Canada and his community as both a soldier and a police officer. He continues his service to Canada as the Member of Parliament for Vancouver South and as Minister of National Defence.



Harjit is a retired Lieutenant-Colonel in the Canadian Armed Forces and a combat veteran. He was deployed to Bosnia-Herzegovina and served three separate deployments to Kandahar, Afghanistan. Harjit has received numerous recognitions for his service, including the Meritorious Service Medal for reducing the Taliban’s influence in Kandahar Province. He is also a recipient of the Order of Military Merit, one of the military’s highest recognitions. Harjit also served as an Aide-de-Camp to the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.



Harjit was a police officer with the Vancouver Police Department for 11 years. He completed his last assignment as a Detective-Constable with the Gang Crime Unit specializing in organized crime. He proudly tackled gang violence and drug crimes in Vancouver. Harjit is also a human security specialist, and has lectured to a wide audience in both Canada and the United States.


Location:

Commonwealth A Ballroom
Westin Nova Scotian
1181 Hollis St
Halifax NS  B3H 2P6

Date/Time Information:

Thursday, August 1
11:30am - 1:30pm

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

Members:
$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

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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