CMD has announced the Construction Industry Forecasts Conference West, which will bring together well-known and respected economists and experts to shed light on the economic future of Western Canada and its construction industry.
The conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre East on October 23.
Alex Carrick, Chief Economist with CanaData, will begin the conference with an overview and forecast of the country's construction industry. Keynote speaker Mark Milke, Senior Fellow, Fraser Institute, will discuss markets in Asia, proposed energy projects and native land claim issues.
Cameron Muir, Chief Economist, British Columbia Real Estate Association, will address the province's economy and the real estate outlook, followed by Ryan Berlin, Demographer & Director of Urban Futures, who will examine demographic influences on the economy. Mark Betteridge, CEO of Discovery Parks and Director of the BC Technology Industry Association, will discuss high-tech presence in the area and give an infrastructure outlook.
For more information on the conference or to register, visit canadata.com/conferencewest.