Toronto: Trading in an Uncertain, Threatening, Tariffied World

September 25, 2019 all-day
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Bay Adelaide Centre East Tower
22 Adelaide St W, Toronto
ON M5H 4E3

For its Wednesday, September 25, 2019 meeting, the Toronto Discussion Group of CIM’s Management and Economics Society is pleased to welcome:

Todd Evans

Principal, EDC Economics, Export Development Canada


who will deliver a presentation on:

Trading in an Uncertain, Threatening, Tariffied World


Abstract: Canadian companies face an increasingly challenging and uncertain environment. On-going trade tensions between the US and China, Brexit and rising global protectionism pose serious challenges for Canadian companies operating and selling in global markets. Todd Evans will discuss the consequences of recent international developments, the ramifications for Canadian trade and what it means for your business.


BIO: Todd Evans is a Principal economist at EDC Economics who contributes to the strategic research program and advises senior management and clients on economic and international trade issues. Previously he was Director of EDC Corporate Research and also led the Economic Analysis team for several years. His specialty is international trade and finance.

In his 28 years as a professional economist, Todd has worked with various public and private sector organizations including Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, the Economic Council of Canada, the Conference Board and HLB Inc. He holds a BA degree in economics and statistics from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a MA degree in economics from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.


EDC is Canada’s trade finance agency, providing knowledge and innovative commercial solutions to help Canadian companies of all sizes go, grow and succeed internationally.


Please join us!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Refreshments at 4:15pm – Presentation at 4:35pm


Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
22 Adelaide Street West, 34th floor
Toronto, Canada


Seminar is complimentary and seats are limited. Register by Monday, September 23, to secure your place. Please RSVP by replying to if you are interested in attending. This is also an excellent networking opportunity. So we can best service all who are interested and able to join us at this upcoming event please register for it if you are confident that you are indeed able to attend it. Thank you for your interest and understanding.



Thank you to our sponsor, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, for providing the space.


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