The Industrial Relations Outlook Webinar: Where Are We Headed in 2017?

The Conference Board of Canada, March 8, 2017
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What are the trends that will affect Canadian labour relations in 2017? What are the hot button issues for negotiating parties? How will the Canadian economic climate affect compensation and collective bargaining?

Join us for the 60-minute live webinar on the 2017 Industrial Relations Outlook. Matthew Stewart, Associate Director, National Forecast and Custom Analysis, and Monica Haberl, Research Associate, Leadership and Human Resources Research, will share the details on the bargaining outlook, state of unions, economic outlook, and the compensation outlook for the coming year. You’ll gain insight into the top issues facing employers and unions today, and how the economic and compensation landscapes will play a role. This is an opportunity to ask the tough questions as you prepare for what 2017 holds.

Webinar Highlights

Join us as we present a comprehensive overview of the issues that may influence labour relations and collective bargaining in Canada over the coming year. You won’t want to miss this chance to hear expert analysis of management issues, labour issues and issues of mutual interest, including:

  • Where is the Canadian economy headed in 2017?
  • What are the salary and wage increases in store for Canadians in the next year?
  • What will be the top priorities for management and labour in collective bargaining this year?
  • What issues are driving discussion at the bargaining table in 2017 in the public and private sector?

About Monica

Photo of Michael BurtMonica Haberl is a Research Associate and Network Manager with the Leadership and Human Resources Division of the Conference Board of Canada. She currently works with the Compensation Research Centre and the Council for Industrial Relations Executives. She has completed research in a variety of areas including compensation, industrial relations, corporate governance, talent management, leadership and engagement. Monica worked in the private sector before joining the Conference Board in 2015.

About Matthew

Photo of Matthew StewartMatthew Stewart is Associate Director, National Forecast at The Conference Board of Canada, specializing in the Canadian and world economy. Matthew is currently advising international clients on the economy and has been assisting the Ukrainian federal government and city level governments in developing strategic plans. In Canada, he has been responsible for designing and building a demand and supply model for physicians based on changing disease patterns. Matthew has a M.A. (Economics) from McMaster University and a B.A. (Honours Economics) from The University of Western Ontario.

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