Ontario Construction Secretariat

February 27, 2009 16:16 ET

Ontario Construction Secretariat Hosts Economic Conference

The Ontario Construction Secretariat will be hosting the State of the Industry & Outlook Conference March 4th, 2009

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, Media Editor, News Editor ETOBICOKE, ON, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2009) - The Ontario Construction Secretariat will be hosting the State of the Industry & Outlook Conference March 4th, 2009, at the Doubletree by Hilton, Airport Hotel - 8:00 AM to 11:30 PM - Registration at 8:00 AM.
The State of the Industry and Outlook conference is structured to provide attendees with an opportunity to hear and react to the opinions of professional industry experts. The annual conference is provided free of charge by the OCS as a service to our industry stakeholders. We hope you can join us and take advantage of this popular and informative event.
DATE: Wednesday March 4th, 2009 TIME: 8:00 AM to 11:30 PM
VENUE: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
655 Dixon Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J3

PARKING: Complimentary Parking Voucher Provided


Dr. Lloyd C. Atkinson, Economist and Forecaster
Atkinson will paint a clear, in-depth picture of today's challenging and turbulent economy. A widely respected economist and forecaster, Atkinson's engaging and down to earth style will help us unravel current economic indicators and predict future economic developments for Canada and Ontario.

John Wright, Senior Vice-President, Ipsos-Reid
Wright will share useful concepts and information on the state of the economy, business in transition, technology and the future. His analysis will provide valuable advice on what we should be doing to succeed in changing business and social environments.

Katherine Jacobs, Director of Research & Analysis, OCS
Jacobs will provide attendees with her always anticipated, regional perspective on ICI construction activity in Ontario and a glimpse into the future with perspectives from the OCS Annual Business Conditions Survey.

For more information please contact: Dorothy Hanlon at Dorothy@digitalnorth.ca OR 519-579-4732 ext 23.

Contact Information

  • Jim Wright, Projects & Communication Coordinator, Ontario Construction Secretatiat
    Primary Phone: 416-620-5210 ext. 226
    Secondary Phone: 416-620-5270 ext. 224
    Toll-Free: 888-878-8868
    E-mail: jwright@iciconstruction.com