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.

Featured Events

Fraser Institute Founders’ Award Tribute Dinner Honouring Ms. Linda Hasenfratz and Mr. Jim Jarrell

On October 5th, 2016 at the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, the Fraser Institute will hold its annual Founders' Award tribute dinner honouring Canada's greatest business and philanthropic leaders. We would like to invite you to join us this year as we honour two truly iconic business leaders, Ms. Linda Hasenfratz and Mr. Jim Jarrell of Linamar Corporation.

October 5, 2016
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Toronto, ON

Upcoming Events

Fraser Institute Founders’ Award Tribute Dinner Honouring Ms. Linda Hasenfratz and Mr. Jim Jarrell

On October 5th, 2016 at the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, the Fraser Institute will hold its annual Founders' Award tribute dinner honouring Canada's greatest business and philanthropic leaders. We would like to invite you to join us this year as we honour two truly iconic business leaders, Ms. Linda Hasenfratz and Mr. Jim Jarrell of Linamar Corporation.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Toronto, ON

Why Do People Behave the Way They Do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning (Student Seminar for Grades 10-12)

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples. This program is a great complement to many courses including Economics, Business Education, Social Studies, and Career Planning.

Thursday, October 6, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Vancouver, BC

Why Do People Behave the Way They Do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning (Student Seminar for Grades 10-12)

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples. This program is a great complement to many courses including Economics, Business Education, Social Studies, and Career Planning.

Friday, October 7, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Vancouver, BC

Fraser Institute Founders’ Award Tribute Dinner Honouring Mr. Richard Jaffray

On October 13th, 2016 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, the Fraser Institute will hold its annual Founders' Award tribute dinner honouring Canada's greatest business and philanthropic leaders. We would like to invite you to join us this year as we honour Mr. Richard Jaffray, Founder and President of Cactus Club Cafe.

Thursday, October 13, 2016
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Vancouver, BC

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, October 15, 2016
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saskatoon, SK

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, October 22, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Vancouver, BC

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Friday, October 28, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Victoria, BC

Why Do People Behave the Way They Do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning (Student Seminar for Grades 10-12)

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples. This program is a great complement to many courses including Economics, Business Education, Social Studies, and Career Planning.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Toronto, ON

Why Do People Behave the Way They Do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning (Student Seminar for Grades 10-12)

This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples. This program is a great complement to many courses including Economics, Business Education, Social Studies, and Career Planning.

Thursday, November 3, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Toronto, ON