CALGARY, April 20 /CNW Telbec/ - The latest Conference Board provincial
economic forecast will be presented for the first time at the 2007 Western
Business Outlook Briefing, Monday, April 23.
Who: Glen Hodgson, Senior Vice-President, Forecasting and Analysis, and
Chief Economist, The Conference Board of Canada, will discuss the
impact of global economic trends on Canadian businesses, at
Pedro Antunes, Director, National and Provincial Forecasting, The
Conference Board of Canada, will provide the economic outlook for
Canada and the United States, at 9:15 a.m.
Marie-Christine Bernard, Associate Director, Provincial Forecast
Service, The Conference Board of Canada, will present the
Conference Board's provincial forecast and outlook for the
oilsands, at 10:45 a.m.
Robert J. Normand, President and Chief Executive Officer, ATB
Financial, will provide his perspective on Alberta's economic
boom, at 1:00 p.m.
When: Monday, April 23, 2007
Where: The Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre, 1316 33rd St. NE,
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