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[Register now!] Free APEC Webinar - Looking Ahead: Atlantic Canada’s Economic and Demographic Future

Date: March 3, 2021

Atlantic Canada is in the midst of a profound demographic and economic transition. The region’s population would be shrinking if people were not moving to Atlantic Canada. Our population is also aging faster than the rest of Canada while rural communities and larger cities show very different dynamics in terms of population and economic growth. 

APEC’s President and CEO, David Chaundy, will take you on a virtual 1-hour tour of what our region’s economic future could look like, what  some of the key challenges will be, and how we might create better outcomes.

This session is relevant for both business leaders and policy makers and will include time for Q&A.

Some of the topics to be covered include:

  • What does our aging workforce mean for economic growth and recruitment strategies?
  • How will population aging vary between larger cities and rural communities?
  • Will we be stuck with labour shortages for the next 20 years?
  • How might COVID-19 change our demographic and economic outlook?


For more details on these topics see our Looking Ahead series. 

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