The 2014 Gala: The Spirit of the Summer Conference Downtown
One night. Outstanding Canadians. Outstanding conversations.
It's a Wrap!
Thanks to all who attended this year's Gala--it was a great success! View some pictures from the event at our photo gallery here.
2014 Couchiching Gala: Thursday, April 24th 2014
Public Policy Award
The Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs is honoured to announce Phil Fontaine, OC, Founder and President of Ishkonigan Inc. and former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), as this year's recipient of the Couchiching Award for Public Policy Leadership, proudly sponsored by Scotiabank. Mr. Fontaine will be honoured at the 2014 Couchiching Gala.
Venue and Program
The Couchiching Gala offers a rare opportunity to engage in lively, wide-ranging discussions on issues that matter. From "The Future of Canada’s Children" to "How Should Canada Consider Foreign Takeovers?", each table is it's own conversation. We are thrilled to have eight of Canada's finest as our table hosts at the 2014 Gala: Donald Schmitt, Edward Greenspan, Matthew Jocelyn, Mary Jo Haddad, Preet Banerjee, Sheldon Levy, Tom Heintzman, Anna Porter and Andrew Coyne. For full biographies of our table hosts please click here.
2016 Summer Conference
The Canada Project
Identity, Citizenship, and Nationhood in a Changing World
August 5-7, 2016
The YMCA Geneva Park Conference Centre, Orillia, ON