Alberta Roundtable

Calgary, AB
Friday, March 4, 2016 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE, CALGARY CAMPUS
6th Floor, BOW VALLEY COLLEGE
345 – 6th Avenue S.E.
 
9:00 am – Opening Remarks - G. Anderson / G. Hale
 
The Economic Context
9:10 am – Bifurcated Borders - G. Hale
9:30 am – “"International Imports into the Alberta Oil Sands Manufacturing Supply Chain: Evaluating Borders, Boundaries and Borderlands” - C. Kukucha
9:50 am – “Enhancing Labour Mobility in Alberta: The Role of Immigration, Migration, and Other Factors” -  R. Mueller
10.10 am – Discussion - G. Anderson / D. Kettles
10:40 am – Break
 
Energy, Environment, Water, People
11:00 am – Energy and Environment: Market Access & Social Acceptance - I. Urquhart
11:40 am – “Managing the Regulatory Tangle: Critical Infrastructure Security and Distributed Governance in Alberta’s Major Traded Sectors” - C. Bartlett
12:00 pm – Discussion - D. Hill / D. Kettles
12:30 pm – Lunch
 
The Border Environment and Regional Context
1:00 pm – Alberta’s Borderlands in Historical Perspective - Y. Belanger
1:20 pm – Border Culture – Travel, Tourism and Recreation - D. Townley and Y. Belanger
2:00 pm – Discussant - E. Brunet-Jailly
2:30 pm – General Discussion - E. Brunet-Jailly
3:15 pm – Where from Here? G. Anderson & G. Hale (Admin. Details)
3:30 pm – Adjourn