Our purpose at the Calgary Chamber is nourish, power, and inspire our business community by providing growth opportunities and advocating for government policies that enable your success. This tumultuous year has brought our purpose and the importance of this work into even sharper focus.
In this edition of Influence, we close out 2020 by looking back at key milestone moments within the business community, explore the latest developments in public policy discourse, and share recent survey results on how businesses are faring through the COVID-19 pandemic.
On behalf of the Calgary Chamber team, thank you for putting your trust in us this year, and know that we will remain focused on supporting you and advocating on your behalf through the challenges that lay ahead.
Interim CEO, Calgary Chamber
In this issue
2020 Year in Review
Interim CEO, Murray Sigler, reflects on the past year and what's ahead for Calgary's business community in 2021.
Childcare in Alberta during and after COVID-19: An economic necessity
Dive deeper into the economic benefits of childcare, how the system looks in Alberta today, and the opportunity we have to make improvements that benefit of our families, our children, and our economy.
Regardless of how long the COVID-19 pandemic lasts, it’s clear that the nature of work for many has and will continue to change. We dive deeper into some long-term trends that are changing how we work.
By 2050, 27 per cent of Canada’s energy demand could be met by blue hydrogen. For Alberta to remain Canada’s energy superpower, that’s an opportunity we cannot afford to miss. Learn more about what’s at stake.