Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business, to Host Second Annual PEP (Procurement, Employment and Partnerships) Conference and Tradeshow, Presented by SNC Lavalin

GREATER SUDBURY, January 16, 2019 – On January 22nd and 23rd, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), will host their second annual PEP (Procurement, Employment and Partnerships) Conference and Tradeshow, presented by SNC Lavalin. WHEN:         Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019, 7:45 am – 5:00 pm…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Ricus Grimbeek, Chief Operating Officer for Vale’s North Atlantic Operations and Asian Refineries, for President’s Series Luncheon Address

GREATER SUDBURY, January 03, 2019 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, January 10th, 2019 from 12:00-2:00 pm as they host Ricus Grimbeek, Chief Operating Officer for Vale’s North Atlantic Operations and Asian Refineries, for a President’s Series Luncheon address at the Radisson Hotel in Sudbury. The global mining industry is in…

Moving Forward: A Strategic Approach To Ontario’s Transportation Needs

On December 3, 2018 the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, released a policy report on Ontario’s transportation challenges, entitled Moving Forward: A Strategic Approach to Ontario’s Transportation Needs. The report calls on the Government of Ontario to develop a Long-Term Transportation Plan to address the current and…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Derek Burleton, Vice President and Deputy Chief Economist, TD Bank Group for Outlook 2019

GREATER SUDBURY, November 27, 2018 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, December 4th, from 12:00-2:00 pm as they host Derek Burleton, Vice President and Deputy Chief Economist, TD Bank Group, for Outlook 2019. Derek will present his near-and-long-term outlook for the local, national, and global economies and the implications for the…

Repeal of Bill 148

Repeal of Bill 148 On October 23, the Government of Ontario announced that it was proposing Bill 47: the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018, which includes a near-full repeal of Bill 148, the Fair Workplace, Better Jobs Act, 2017, along with improvements to Ontario’s apprenticeship system.  We are encouraged by the Government taking action to…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Peter Xavier, Vice President, Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, A Glencore Company

GREATER SUDBURY, October 30, 2018 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, November 6th, from 12:00-2:00 pm as they host Peter Xavier, Vice President, Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, A Glencore Company. Peter will provide an overview on the Nickel Business in Sudbury and in particular will discuss exploration, mining, milling and smelting…

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to host Annual General Meeting featuring keynote speaker Phil Fontaine, Former National Chief, Assembly of First Nations

GREATER SUDBURY, October 23, 2018 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, October 30th, from 5:00-9:30 pm at the 123rd Annual General Meeting. The evening will be an opportunity to network with chamber members, reflect on the chamber community’s accomplishments over the past year, and learn about the chamber’s vision for the…

Supporting Growth Through Economic Development

On August 17, 2018, we launched our 2018 municipal election platform, entitled Supporting Growth Through Economic Development. We are calling on candidates for Mayor and Council to adopt this platform. We are confident that if the incoming Mayor and Council commit to this platform, they will be supporting the city’s fiscal well-being, efficiency in municipal services…

Letter to the Honourable Ahmed Hussen RE: Submission Regarding Immigration Levels

2018-08-14 The Honourable Ahmed Hussen Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 RE: Submission Regarding Immigration Levels Dear Minister Hussen, The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce appreciates the opportunity to provide input on the federal government’s immigration intake levels for the current three-year plan.  Immigration remains a key…