AGM & Economic Outlook in the Age of Volatile Politics, Policy and Technological Change
Date: September 10, 2019
Speaker: Chris Lawless, Chief Economist
Our guest speaker will be the Chief Economist at the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
Our Annual General Meeting will take place to review and approve the 2019 financial statements and elect the new executive for the 2019-2020 year.
Members up for election to Executive Council are as follows:
President: April Dorey
Vice President Jill Bone
Treasurer: Ammo Baines
Secretary: Andre Rachert
Past President Patrick Smith
Executive Emma McArthur
Executive Alana Bryce
Following this we will hear from Chris Lawless who oversees research and analysis of economic, capital market, pension and public policy issues, and provides advice on investment strategies for clients of the British Columbia Investment Management Corp (BCI). BCI is one of Canada’s largest fund managers, with roughly $153 billion in assets under administration.
Chris will give us an overview of where we stand economically and where his team's research shows the economy may be headed in the next year. Chris will discuss areas that they see as notable risks to watch out for and where they may see opportunities.