The AIMS team—with long experience in business, government, universities and the media—doesn’t merely produce research. We make a difference by linking ideas with today’s public policy challenges and making sure that business leaders, the media, policy makers and ordinary citizens have the knowledge and the understanding necessary to ensure that government action will contribute to a safer, stronger, freer and more prosperous region and country.

AIMS has built a strong reputation for bringing for attracting leading thinkers to Atlantic Canada to share their experiences. Check regularly to see what we have coming up!

What you see below is a brief listing of previous AIMS events.

For a detailed listing of events held by the Friends of AIMS program, click here.

2017

AIMS on Campus, Dr. Pierre Desrochers The Locavore’s Dilemma: Five Myths of the ‘Buy Local’ Trend | 31 March 2017 | Acadia University

Friends of AIMS Breakfast with Allan Fogwill, President of the Canadian Energy Research Institute | 30 January 2017 | Prince George Hotel

2016

Friends of AIMS Luncheon, with Dr. Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor, Bank of Canada | 8 November, 2016 | Prince George Hotel

Chairman’s Dinner 2016, “The US election and its implications for Canada” with Gary Doer, O.M. | 27 October, 2016 | World Trade and Convention Centre

AIMS on Campus Presents: “What would Canada look like with 100-million people?”, with Dr. Irvin Studin | 16 and 17 November, 2016 | Mt. Allison University and Dalhousie University

AIMS Health Literacy Forum, with Dr. John Ross and Dr. David Zitner | 13 April 2016 | Halifax Central Library

2015

Michael Binnion on Hydraulic Fracturing | October 31, 2015

Public Participation in Quality Health Care and Policy Reform | October 13, 2015

2015 Chairman’s Dinner | September 22, 2015

Health Care Policy Reform, | May 21, 2015

For the Love of Nova Scotia, Let’s Focus on the Economy: The Ivany Report One Year Later | February 11, 2015

2014

Special Event with John Carpay, President of the JCCF | December 15, 2014

Special Event with Gérard Latulippe, High Commissioner in Trinidad and Tobago | November 18/19, 2014

A Fire-Side Chat with Shell Canada President Lorraine Mitchelmore | May 28/29, 2014

Assessing the Ivany Report: “Where to From Here?” | May 9, 2014

2013

A Fire-Side Chat with the Honourable Minister Flaherty | June 6, 2013

2012

AIMS Luncheon with Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney | June 21, 2012

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