The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada
Molson Canadian

Molson Canadian

September 15, 2016 14:06 ET

The Economic Club of Canada and Molson Canadian Present: World Cup of Hockey 2016 - The Economic and Cultural Impact of Sport in Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 15, 2016) - Panel discussion - A look at how hockey continues to develop, grow and thrive in a global sports marketplace. How the World Cup of Hockey 2016 plays a role in the growth of the game and why this is important when looking at Canada's economy. All proceeds will be donated to Hockey 4 Youth.

WHO: Panelists
Gary Bettman: Commissioner - National Hockey League
Donald Fehr: Executive Director - National Hockey League Players' Association
Dan Near: Head of adidas Hockey
Moezine (Moe) Hasham: Executive Director & Co-Founder - Hockey 4 Youth
Moderator
Andi Petrillo: Sportscaster - TSN & CBC
WHAT: TORONTO, ON - Panel discussion to look at hockey's economic impact on Canadian
manufacturing, entertainment, service, and cultural sectors. Examination of the social impacts of
the WCoH on growing the game at the grassroots level.
WHEN: Friday, September 16th, 2016
11:15am: Registration begins
12:10pm: Opening remarks begin
12:25pm: Panel discussion begins
1:30pm: End of event
WHERE: Fairmont Royal York - Ballroom
100 Front Street West, Toronto

The Economic Club of Canada:

Each year, more than 100 key policy makers and business leaders seek out the Economic Club of Canada's platform to deliver major keynote addresses. Audience members are drawn from the most senior levels of Canadian business, health care and government. Membership is open to all who share a passion for discourse around the most important issues of today.

Contact Information

  • To confirm attendance or for more information
    about the event, please contact:
    Sophie LaPointe - The Economic Club of Canada
    O: 647.455.0708
    lapointe@economicclub.ca