February 11, 2016: The Honourable John Manley


The Canadian Club of Calgary is extremely pleased to welcome The Honourable John Manley, P.C., O.C.; President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives, as our February 11 luncheon speaker, whose talk is entitled “Five Priorities for the Federal Budget – and Beyond”.

Speaker’s Bio

The Honourable John Manley, P.C., O.C., is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives, representing the CEOs and entrepreneurs of 150 leading Canadian companies. A former Deputy Prime Minister of Canada, he was first elected to Parliament in 1988, and served four terms. From 1993 to 2003 he served in Cabinet consecutively as Minister of Industry, Foreign Affairs, and Finance. As Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister, he led the government’s response to the 9/11 attacks, ultimately serving as counterpart to Governor Tom Ridge, the first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security.  Since leaving government in 2004, Mr. Manley has continued to be active in public policy, currently as chair of the Advisory Council of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute and the Canadian Branch of the Trilateral Commission, and as a member of the International Advisory Council of the Brookings Institution and the Wilson Center Global Advisory Council. An Officer of the Order of Canada, he is Chair of CIBC, one of Canada’s largest financial institutions, and also serves on the boards of other publicly traded companies. Prior to entering politics, Mr. Manley practised law, having graduated as gold medalist in common law at the University of Ottawa and serving as law clerk to the Chief Justice of Canada. He is the recipient of five honorary doctorates.

You will want to be at the Ranchmen’s Club on February 11 to know and understand what “Five Priorities for the Federal Budget – and Beyond”, The Honourable Manley envisions.

Plan to be there. There is limited seating for this event.

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Thursday, February 11, 2016
11:30AM to 1:15PM

Event Schedule:
11:30PM – Registration
12:00PM to 1:15PM – Lunch

Ranchmen’s Club – Lobby, 3rd floor
710 13 Avenue Southwest
Calgary, AB T2R 0K9