The CIGI Global Policy Forum is an exclusive, invitation-only series of talks offering authoritative analysis on policy-relevant issues affecting Canada and its place in the world. Launched in 2012 by The Centre for International Governance Innovation, and held at the Rideau Club in Ottawa, the CIGI Global Policy Forum offers audience members access to a wide range of distinguished speakers: policy experts and influencers shaping the world’s debates and discussions on global economic, security, development and environmental issues.
Moderated by: Campbell Clark, Foreign affairs writer for The Globe and Mail
Update: CIGI Global Policy Forum, “Syria: War and Consequences,” will air on the CPAC channel and website Friday, Decembter 14 at 9 pm ET and Saturday, December 15 at 11 am ET.
Paul Heinbecker, CIGI Distinguished Fellow
With a distinguished career in Canadian diplomacy — including posts as ambassador to Germany, permanent representative to the United Nations (UN) and adviser to various prime ministers, Paul Heinbecker is one of Canada’s most experienced commentators on foreign policy and international governance. With CIGI since 2004, Paul is also the director of the Centre for Global Relations at Wilfrid Laurier University.