Our Events

The Fraser Institute hosts a wide range of speakers, seminars and workshops at venues across Canada to promote vibrant discussions of public policy and educate people about economic issues.

On Thursday, October 4th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel Calgary, the Fraser Institute will hold its annual Founders’ Award tribute honouring Canada’s greatest business and philanthropic leaders. We are extremely pleased to announce that this year the award will be presented to Mr. Mike Tims, Vice Chairman of MATCO Investments Ltd.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 5:30pm
Calgary, AB
 

For the first time, the Fraser Institute is hosting its Founders’ award tribute, honouring Canada’s greatest business and philanthropic leaders, in Winnipeg. On Thursday, October 11th at the Fort Garry Hotel, we are pleased to present the award to Mr. Gerry Price, Chairman and CEO of Price Group of Companies.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 5:30pm
Winnipeg, MB
 

On Thursday, October 18th at the Fairmont Royal York, the Fraser Institute is hosting its annual Founders’ Award tribute. We are pleased to announce that this year the award will be presented to Shaun Francis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Medcan, one of the world’s largest providers of preventative healthcare with over 50,000 clients.

Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 at 5:30pm
Toronto, ON
 

On Thursday, November 1st, the Fraser Institute will present its Founders’ Award to Mr. Gordan Diamond, Chairman of West Coast Reduction Ltd, at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. The Founders’ Award honours Canada’s greatest business and philanthropic leaders every year.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 5:30pm
Vancouver, BC
 

On Thursday, November 8th at the Ritz-Carlton Montreal, the Fraser Institute is hosting its annual Founders’ Award tribute in recognition of T. Patrick Boyle and Michael A. Walker and we are pleased to announce that this year’s award will be presented to business leaders Jim and David Hewitt, of Hewitt Equipment Limited.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 5:30pm
Montreal, QC