Talking Stats


A discussion series with StatCan

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These half-day events are held in different Canadian cities, discussing the uses of statistics in various fields. They are a wonderful opportunity for Statistics Canada to connect and engage with you, our data users and stakeholders, to better understand your evolving data needs and to gather your feedback.

Meet Anil Arora, Chief Statistician of Canada, who will be hosting these events. His presentations will be followed by panel discussions with experts and audience questions.

Please note that you have to register in order to attend one of these free events, as space is limited.


February 2, 2017 – Vancouver, British-Colombia

Canada in the Global Economy– A new perspective

The presentation will examine how changes in technology, trade agreements, multi-national organizational structures and government policy have significantly altered the way firms operate; shifting from a domestic to a more global perspective. Important initiatives undertaken by Statistics Canada in response to the increasingly global nature of the economy will be highlighted. Key topics will include Canada’s trade in value-added, characteristics of Canadian exporters, activities of foreign majority-owned affiliates, and our interconnectedness to the rest of the world.
The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion with experts and audience questions.

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