Master of Ceremonies

Shachi Kurl

Executive Director of the Angus Reid Institute 

Keynote Speakers

Mike de Jong, MLA

BC Liberal Party - MLA  Abbotsford West 

Case ‘AGAINST’ Proportional Representation  

Sonia Furstenau, MLA

BC Green Party - MLA for  Cowichan Valley
Case ‘FOR’ Proportional Representation  

Moe Sihota

Former BC NDP  Cabinet Minister and MLA 

Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Panelists

Maz Artang

 Panel: Surrey People, Politics and Elections 

David Black

 Panel: Challenges for B.C.’s Economic Development  

Lesli Boldt

 Panel: The Referendum on Proportional Representation 

Frank Bucholtz

  Panel:  B.C.’s 2018 mayoral elections 

Dennis Chan

   Panel: Cannabis Legalization  

Cindy Dalglish

 Panel: Surrey People, Politics and Elections 

Maria Dobrinskaya

   Panel: The Referendum on Proportional Representation    

Caroline Elliott

  Panel: The Referendum on Proportional Representation   

Sharon Gregson

Presentation: Childcare and the Economy

Marvin Hunt, MLA

Panel: Surrey People, Politics and Elections

Stewart Muir

 Panel: Challenges for B.C.’s Economic Development 

Stuart Parker

 Panel:  B.C.’s 2018 mayoral elections

Natasha Raey

 Panel: Cannabis Legalization

Barinder Rasode

  Panel: Cannabis Legalization 

Harpinder Sandhu

   Panel: The Economy - Past, Present & Future - South of the Fraser   

Tom Sigurdson

Panel: Challenges for B.C.’s Economic Development   

Hamish Telford

 Presentation - South of the Fraser: People, Politics and the Economy  

Bill Tieleman

 Panel: The Referendum on Proportional Representation  

Lousie Turner

Panel: The Economy - Past, Present & Future - South of the Fraser