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The NECBC sponsors several events during the year to highlight business and trade opportunities between New England and Canada.

Recent events have included:

  • discussion on Atlantic Canada trade with New England, with three Maritime Premiers and Canada's Minister of Agriculture, March 2018;
  • U.S.-Canada economic outlook panel discussion, March 2018; 
  • presentation on modernizing NAFTA, by Premier Stephen McNeil of Nova Scotia, November 2017;
  •  forums on U.S.-Canada trade held in NH and VT, presented by CONECT, co-sponsored by NECBC, October 2017;
  • remarks by Scott Gilmore on Canada redefining itself vis-a-vis U.S.inter-relations, in June 2017; 
  • Halifax-Boston trade opportunities luncheon, in May 2017;
  • panel on cross-border business travel in Boston in March 2017;
  • participation at the 23nd annual "International Business Forum and Networking Event" in Boston organized by GBANE and BABCNE, in February 2017;
  • panel discussion on U.S.-Canada trade and its implications for the New England economy at "NECBC @35" event in Boston in October 2016;
  • panel discussion on cyber-security in April 2016; 
  • a discussion of Quebec-Vermont business opportunities in Montreal with representatives of AMCHAM of Quebec and with a keynote address by the Governor of VT;
  • an economic outlook presented by speakers from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Macdonald-Laurier Institute;
  • a forum on Transportation, addressing rail, aviation and ports, in April 2015;
  • remarks by business writer Diane Francis on her book: “Merger of the Century".

Look for further details here and on the "Speaker Programs" page regarding upcoming events.




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U.S./Canada Economic Outlook Presented at NECBC Event
Published March 23rd, 2018
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"The Economic Outlook in the U.S. and Canada: What to Expect in 2018"
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Thursday, November 01, 2018 - Friday, November 02, 2018
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