Manufacturing Competitiveness as Our Strategy for Post-COVID Economic Recovery

 Presented by:

Adrienne O'Pray - CEO, New Brunswick Business Council

Sheri Somerville - CEO, Atlantic Chamber of Commerce

Cathy Simpson - CEO, TechImpact

Moderated by:

Sarah McRae - Postdoctoral Fellow, UNB

DateThursday, Dec. 10, 2020  |  Time: 2 p.m. AST  |  Platform: Zoom 


This webinar will feature a panel discussion on what we could do for the economy of New Brunswick with a renewed focus on policy to ensure the competitiveness of manufacturers in the province.  Panelists Adrienne O’Pray, Sheri Somerville and Cathy Simpson will assess how much potential we have to create growth and good jobs in this sector, and will discuss the actions and policies that they see as the key for New Brunswick to capitalize on its traditional strength.   

The JDI Roundtable on Manufacturing Competitiveness in New Brunswick is an independent research program at the University of New Brunswick made possible through the generosity of J.D. Irving, Limited

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Please contact Julia McDevitt at or [email protected] for more information.