GREATER SUDBURY, November 26, 2019 – Join the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 as they host Dr. Trevin Stratton Ph.D., Chief Economist and Vice President, Policy and Advocacy at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce for Economic Outlook 2020. He will present his near-and-long-term outlook for the local, national, and global economies and the potential impact on Greater Sudbury businesses.

WHEN:          Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 12:00-2:00 pm

NOTE: Luncheon address is scheduled to begin at 12:50 pm

WHERE:        Ristorante Verdicchio – Enoteca Natura, 1351-D Kelly Lake Road, Sudbury, ON P3E 5P5

WHO:             Dr. Trevin Stratton, Ph.D., Chief Economist and Vice President, Policy and Advocacy, Canadian Chamber of Commerce

The public and chamber members can purchase tickets and find more information about the event here. The event is open to the media.

The chamber gratefully acknowledges the support of the following sponsors for making the event possible:

  • Gold Sponsor: Freelandt Caldwell Reilly LLP
  • Bronze Sponsor: Canadian National Railway

About Dr. Trevin Stratton:

Dr. Trevin Stratton is an award-winning business economist, specializing in global and technological change. He helps organizations identify and manage opportunities arising from the trends that are reshaping industry and international business. Trevin is an advisor to both private and public sector leaders, and has counseled senior corporate executives and policymakers around the world.

Through his extensive experience building alliances among businesses, academic institutions, as well as trade associations, labour, and non-profit organizations, Trevin has been instrumental in shaping the public policy environment in Canada and abroad. As Chief Economist at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, he helps develop national policy positions aimed at improving Canada’s economic performance and the competitiveness of Canadian business. Prior to joining the Chamber, Trevin was named as Ottawa’s Forty Under 40 for founding and leading BDO Canada’s national economic development consulting line. 

Trevin’s research has been published in Routledge’s International Studies in Business History, cited in NATO’s Strategic Foresight Analysis, and taught at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and the Center for Homeland Defense and Security.

He studied at Carleton University in Canada, as well as at the London School of Economics in the United Kingdom and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Switzerland. He has held appointments as an International Scholar at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, as an E.C. Harwood Fellow at the American Institute for Economic Research, and as a lecturer in politics, economics, and international studies at the American University in Dubai. Trevin currently sits on the Board of Governors at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology and the Leadership Council at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.

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