Who Needs Canada? Canada's Role in the World

From President Trump to Brexit, we are witnessing dramatic global change. What impact will these shifts have on Canada? What role does Canada need to play on the world stage? What value can Canada offer to the world?

This event marked the official launch of SFU Public Square’s 2017 Community Summit.


Roland Paris, University Research Chair in International Security and Governance,  University of Ottawa and former Senior Advisor on Global Affairs and Defence to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Canadian Inuit activist, advisor to Canada's Ecofiscal Commission, former International Chair for the Inuit Circumpolar Council, and nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.

Senator Yuen Pau Woo, former President of HQ Vancouver, former President and CEO of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, and Senior Resident Fellow at the Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University.

Shuvaloy Majumdar, former policy director to successive Canadian foreign ministers (2011-2015), assisting Prime Minister Harper and his cabinet on international security and the global economy.

Moderated by Laura Lynch, CBC News correspondent.

Date : 2017-02-2769 views
Department : SFU Public Square
Category : SFU Events
Keyword : Shuvaloy Majumdar, Yuen Pau Woo, Donald Trump, Roland Paris, Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Brexit, Laura Lynch, SFU Public Square