Liberal Internationalism, Then and Now

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

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9:00 A. M. - Welcome Remarks

Nathalie Des Rosiers, Head, Massey College

9:10 A.M. - 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

9:15 A.M. - Liberal Internationalism Video Address

Hon. Lloyd Axworthy, Former Foreign Minister of Canada

9:20 A.M. - Panel One: Liberal Internationalism: Is Pierre Trudeau's World View Obsolete?

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

Panel Speakers:

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

10:50 A.M. - Panel Two: Dealing with the Superpowers

Chair: Mary Lou Finlay, Former Host of CBC programmes As It Happens, Sunday Morning, and The Journal

Panel Speakers:

  • Robert Bothwell, Co-Author, Pirouette: Pierre Trudeau and Canadian Foreign Policy (1990)
  • Professor & Dr. Jingxia Shi, Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
  • Timothy Sayle, Assistant Professor, History, University of Toronto

12:30 P.M. - 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:

  • Hon. Karina Gould, PC, MP, Canada’s Minister of International Development
  • 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; SVP Public Affairs, NATIONAL Public Relations

2:00 P.M. - Panel Three: Security and International Institutional Architecture

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

Panel Speakers:

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

3:30 P.M. - Closing Remarks

  • Robert Greenhill, Executive Chairman, Global Canada Initiative

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

Please note, this conference is for invited guests only and we kindly ask you to not to share the registration link as space is limited.

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

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