The Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance was proud to present the International Leaders Breakfast Club Meeting on Friday, March 27, 2009 at the Tosca Banquet Hall & Conference Centre, 800 Champlain Ave., Oshawa, ON. The keynote speaker was The Honourable George Smitherman, Deputy Premier Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure speaking about “Building Our Renewable Energy Industry, Creating A Culture Of Conservation And Positioning Ontario And The Gta To Attract Green Investment”.
The volatility in the energy sector presents both opportunities and challenges for attracting foreign direct investment. Over the coming decades, major shifts in energy consumption offer opportunities for green investment into alternative energy resources.
- How do we position Ontario and the GTA for future energy sustainability?
- What are the strategies for attracting foreign direct green investment into this sector?
- What role do local communities, universities & colleges, Centres of Excellence and other research institutions have in contributing to an “investment ready” climate?