Liberal Internationalism, Then and Now: The Foreign Policy of Pierre Trudeau Conference

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Liberal Internationalism, Then and Now: The Foreign Policy of Pierre Trudeau Conference

Friday, January 10 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

Liberal Internationalism, Then and Now: The Foreign Policy of Pierre Trudeau Conference

This fall marked the 100-year anniversary of the birth of Pierre Trudeau. To celebrate this milestone, the Public Policy department at Massey College is hosting a conference series exploring the life and career of Trudeau.

The Liberal Internationalism, Then and Now: The Foreign Policy of Pierre Trudeau conference will focus on Trudeau’s approach to foreign policy and the impacts this approach has had on Canada’s current policies.

 

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Agenda 

Welcome Remarks

  • Nathalie Des Rosiers, Head, Massey College

Greetings

Conference Co-Chairs:

  • Thomas S. Axworthy, Public Policy Chair, Massey College
  • Margaret Biggs, Visiting Fellow, Foreign and Defence Policy, Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History and Massey College

Panel One: Liberal Internationalism: Is Pierre Trudeau’s World View Obsolete?

Chair: Jo-Ann Davis, Head, Toronto Chapter, Canadian International Council (CIC)

Panel Speakers:

  • Greg Donaghy, Director, Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History
  • Robert Fowler, Former DM and Foreign Policy Advisor to Pierre Trudeau
  • Maureen O’Neill, Former Head, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Panel Two: Dealing with the Superpowers

Chair: Mary Lou Finlay, Former Co-Host, Live It Up (1978-1981); Former Co-Host, As It Happens (1997-2005)

Panel Speakers:

  • Lloyd Axworthy, Former Foreign Minister of Canada
  • Professor & Dr. Jingxia Shi, Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
  • Timothy Sayle, Assistant Professor, History, University of Toronto

Keynote and Commentary on Development and International Justice

Chair: Margaret Biggs, Visiting Fellow, Foreign and Defence Policy, Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History and Massey College

Keynote Speakers:

  • Rosemary McCarney, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the Office of the United and the United Nations Conference on Disarmament
  • Ali Salam, Former Chief of Staff, Minister of Immigration
  • Hon. Karina Gould

 

Panel Three: Security and International Institutional Architecture

Chair: Martha Durdin, President and CEO at Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA); Former PMO

Panel Speakers:

  • Ben Rowswell, President, Canadian International Council (CIC)
  • David Crenna, Former Advisor to Pierre Trudeau and Member of PMO
  • Deborah De Lange, Massey College Visiting Scholar

 

Closing Remarks

  • TBC

 

If you have any difficulty registering for the event, please contact Jesse Gibson at jesse.gibson@gmail.com for assistance.

 

Presented by: Massey College, The Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History and Canadian International Council (CIC)

 

Details

Date:
Friday, January 10
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/liberal-internationalism-then-and-now-tickets-86599604749

Organizer

Massey College
Phone:
416-978-2895
Email:
porter@masseycollege.ca
Website:
https://www.masseycollege.ca

Venue

4 Devonshire Place
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2E1 Canada
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Phone:
416-978-2895
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