Current & emerging bilateral and trilateral relations in fast changing trade and political realities
About the Event:
Impact Media and Events Corporation (IMEC), a Brampton based Media and Events Company since 2002, organized the first-ever Canada, India, USA Trilateral Conference on Thursday (August 29) at Hotel Courtyard by Marriott in Brampton.
The theme for the Trilateral was “Current and emerging trends in bilateral and trilateral relations in fast changing trade and political realities ’’. The Speakers Panel had five prominent people from Canada, India and USA, including Ambassador Mr. Vishnu Prakash, former High Commissioner for India to Canada, Ambassador Mr. Bruce Heyman, former US Ambassador to Canada, Mr. Peter Kent, former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs as well as former Minister for Environment, Govt of Canada, Mr. Omar Alghabra, MP for Mississauga Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to Canada’s Minister of International Trade Diversification Hon. Jim Carr and Hamilton MPP Donna Skelly who is also a Parliamentary Assistant to Ontario’s Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade Hon. Vic Fedeli.
There were free, frank and open discussions on Canada-India, Canada-USA and USA-India relations as well as how relations between two countries also impact the third. After individual speeches, there was a very enlightened and entertaining Panel Discussion, which was followed by an Audience Q & A. Mouth watering appetizers were served before and after the Conference and a special dinner was organized for all speakers and a few invited guests as well.
Former US Ambassador to Canada (2014-2017)
Former High Commissioner for India to Canada (2015-2016), Ambassador for India to South Korea, Official Spokesperson for Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Consul General of India to Shanghai
MP for Mississauga Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to Canada’s Minister of International Trade Diversification
MP for Thornhill and former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Environment, Govt of Canada
MPP for Flamborough-Glanbrook (Hamilton) and Parliamentary Assistant to Ontario’s Minister for Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade