As we celebrate 50 years for the Ministry of International Relations (MRIF), CISITI is organizing a colloqium entitled Québec in the World Economy: from the Quiet Revolution to the Digital Revolution. This event will bring together specialists from different fields and will both take stock of the past and project us in the future. Stay tuned in the coming days for more exciting news on our program. In the meantime, see our draft programme below.
9:00 AM – Welcoming Remarks
- Representative of Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF)
- Representative of Institute for Advanced International Studies (IAIS), Laval University
9:15 AM – Opening Conference
« Making a Difference When and Where it Matters », Christian Dubé, Senior Vice-President, Québec, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
10:00 AM - « Québec’s Economy: What has been Accomplished and the Road yet to Travel », Pierre Fortin, UQAM
10:25 AM « Quebec’s Role in the Lead-up to the North American Free Trade Agreement » (provisional title), Pierre Martin, University of Montréal
10:50 AM - « Quebec’s International Financing », Marc Vallières, Laval University
11:15 AM – Closing Conference
« Québec’s Economy in 2067: The Road Ahead » (speaker to be confirmed)
11h45 - A Final word - Representative of CISITI
This colloqium is presented with the support of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.