Luncheon Speakers

Thank you to all of our past presenters for your participation in making our

Luncheon & Webinar series an ongoing success.

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David Knight Legg
Founding CEO & Board Senior Advisor
Invest Alberta


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Chris Fowler
President & CEO
Canadian Western Bank Financial Group



Commercial Real Estate Trends We’re Following at CWB

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Webinar in Collaboration with

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Edmonton City Manager

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Catherine Warren

Innovate Edmonton

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UDI ER All Committees

Our 6 Standing and 7 Regional Committees will present on our 2021 Priorities


Catherine Rothrock

Chief Economist at Alberta Treasury Board and Finance

Topic: Alberta’s Economic Outlook 

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Janet Riopel

President & CEO,

Edmonton Chamber of Commerce


Forging our Future

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His Worship

Don Iveson

The Future of City-Building

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Tim McMillan 

Canadian Association of 
Petroleum Producers (CAPP)

The Future of Alberta’s &             Canada’s Energy Industry

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Gary Sandberg

Assistant Deputy Minister

Municipal Affairs

Sponsored by:

Travelers Insurance

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Bruce Alton

A-Partners Ventures Inc

Building a Successful Innovation Ecosystem for

Artificial Intelligence in Edmonton

Sponsored by:

Trojan Industries


UDI ER Webinar Government Spending in Alberta

November 19, 2020

How Successive Governments Have Eroded the Alberta Advantage

Link to Survey mentioned in the webinar: 

UDI-ER Webinar Series

September 24, 2020

​​A panel discussion on UDI-ER's Core-Redevelopment Committee.


August 2020

August 31, 2020

Honourable Grant Hunter

Associate Minister of Red Tape Reduction

UDI-ER Webinar Series

June 25, 2020

​A panel discussion with BILD Alberta.


UDI-ER Webinar Series

June 11, 2020

​A panel discussion on the City of Edmonton's City Plan.

UDI-ER Webinar Series

May 22, 2020

A panel discussion with UDI-ER Chair Mike Kohl and City of Edmonton Deputy City Managers Mary Persson and Stephanie McCabe.

February 2020

February 20, 2020

Lynette Tremblay

Vice President, Strategy & Innovation at Edmonton Global

January 2020

January 16, 2020

Catherine Rothrock

Chief Economist at Alberta Treasury Board and Finance

December 2019

December 19, 2019

Tom Anselmi

Oilers Entertainment Group President,

Business Operations & COO

November 2019

November 21, 2019

Karen Wichuk

CEO, Edmonton Metropolitan Region Board


October 2019

October 17, 2019

Derek Hudson

Chief Executive Officer, Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

September 2019

September 19, 2019

Kevin Lee

CEO, Canadian Home Builders' Association National

June 2019

June 20, 2019

​Honourable Kaycee Madu

Minister of Municipal Affairs and MLA for Edmonton-South West

May 2019

May 16, 2019

Doug Noble

Global Public Affairs

Vice President, Strategy and Provincial Energy Policy

April 2019

April 18, 2019

Guest Panel Featuring:

Linda Cochrane

Edmonton City Manager

Kevin Scoble

St. Albert City Manager

Rob Coon

Strathcona County Chief Commissioner


March 2019

March 21, 2019

Mayor Don Iveson

City of Edmonton

February 2019

February 21, 2019

Paul McLoughlin

Political Strategist

January 2019

January 17, 2019

Todd Hirsch

ATB Financial Chief Economist

November 2018

November 15, 2018

Honourable Jason Kenney

MLA for Calgary-Lougheed and Leader of the United Conservative Party (UCP)

October 2018

October 18, 2018

Stephen Mandel

Former Mayor of Edmonton and Leader of the Alberta Party

September 2018

September 20, 2018

Guest Panel Featuring:

Councillor Michael Walters

City’s Urban Planning Committee Chair

Peter Ohm
Chief City Planner

Stephanie McCabe
Branch Manager, Corporate Strategy

June 2018

June 21, 2018

Thomas Lukaszuk

Managing Partner at Partners in Trade Canada & Former Deputy Premier and Cabinet Minister

May 2018

May 17, 2018

Carmen Wyton

CEO, BILD Alberta

April 2018

April 12, 2018

Malcolm Bruce


March 2018

March 15, 2018

Honourable Danielle Larivee

Minister of Children's Services

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