Chamber Summit

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Name: Chamber Summit
Date: November 8, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM CST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
 
Your Chamber. Your Voice.

Join us on Thursday November 8th for the inaugural Chamber SUMMIT.

The Chamber represents the voice of business. We advocate on behalf of our members, ensuring that their issues are raised and heard at the local, provincial and federal levels. The purpose of the Chamber SUMMIT is to provide an annual forum for our members to convene and raise the most pressing issues facing their businesses today. The SUMMIT will bring together representatives from across our diverse business community and generate strategic discussions on items that will form the basis of the Chamber’s Advocacy platform.
This event is free to members. Space is limited.
In order to make this event flexible for members, we have designed the day in a way that allows participants to pick and choose which events they would like to attend. The agenda will include the following options.

SECTOR ROUNDTABLES
Eight concurrent sector roundtables will be held during the morning and afternoon sessions. The objective of the roundtables is to have members from these sectors convene and provide their insights on current and emerging issues that require action. In order to guide the roundtable discussions, an outline of questions will be distributed to registered participants prior to the event. Members can register for any of the following eight sector specific roundtables held throughout the day.
           
NATURAL RESOURCES, ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in mining and exploration, oil and gas, forestry, engineering services, environmental services, consultants, waste management.     
 
AGRI-FOOD
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in agriculture, agricultural implements, livestock, food processing, fishing, equipment, distribution, and other agri-food related services and products.
 
INNOVATION & EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in digital advancements, virtual reality, internet, data analytics, artificial intelligence, software, tech incubator, research and development.
 
HEALTH, SCIENCE & EDUCATION
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in health care services, supplies, health and fitness, dental care, eye care, ambulance services, training, business development, research and development, and other health, science and education services.
 
MANUFACTURING, INDUSTRIAL, CONSTRUCTION & CONTRACTORS
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in construction, plumbing, heating, electrical contractors, fabrications, concrete, mechanical, maintenance, distributions, wholesale, and other manufacturing, industrial, construction and contracting services.
 
NEW MEDIA & ARTS
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in advertising, public relations, publications, publishers, radio/television, video/film, productions, art galleries, sound, lighting, audio-visual, systems tech, graphic design, and other new media and arts services.
 
HOSPITALITY, RETAIL & TRAVEL
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in lodging, travel, office supplies, home furnishings, clothing, sporting goods, and other hospitality, retail and travel services.
 
BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
Participants for this roundtable may include members involved in finance, insurance, legal, real estate, transportation, marketing, management services, home based consultants, engineering business services, architects, event planning, personal care and services, courier, and other business and professional services.
 
INDIGENOUS BUSINESS FORUM
Join us for breakfast as we hear from a panel of Indigenous business leaders on business success and opportunities for growth.
 
SUMMIT LUNCHEON
The luncheon will feature a keynote speaker addressing a top issue faced by businesses today: the future of work in the age of disruption.
 
For more information on this event, please contact:
Dara Hrytzak
dara@saskatoonchamber.com
306-664-0731


 
8:00
Breakfast registration
8:30
Indigenous Business Forum
9:30
Registration for morning roundtable sessions
10:00
Concurrent Sector Roundtables (4)
Natural Resources, Energy & Environment
Agri-food
Innovation & Emerging Technologies
Health, Science, & Education
11:45
Lunch registration/registration for afternoon roundtables
12:00
SUMMIT Luncheon
1:00
Registration for afternoon roundtable sessions
1:15
Concurrent Sector Roundtables (4)
Manufacturing, Industrial, Construction & Contractors
New Media & Arts
Hospitality, Retail & Travel
Business & Professional Services
3:00
Roundtable wrap up
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Registration is required for this COMPLIMENTARY Event - Limited Seating
 


 
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Location:
Radisson Hotel
405 20th St E
Saskatoon, SK
S7K 6X6
Date/Time Information:

November 8, 2018
8:00 am - Registration
8:30 am - Indigenous Business Forum
10:00 am - Roundtables
12:00 noon - Luncheon
1:15 pm - Roundtables
3:00 pm - Wrap-up

Contact Information:
For non-member registration please contact Janelle at (306)244-2151 or janelle@saskatoonchamber.com
Fees/Admission:
FREE to Members
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