Save the Date May 3rd General Meeting with Minister Doug Schweitzer
Join us for our next general meeting where we will have a special guest Minister Doug Schweitzer.
April 26, 2021
April 26, 2021
oin us on May 3rd at 1 pm as the Hon. Doug Schweitzer, Minister of Jobs, Economy and Innovation will present Alberta's Economic Recovery Plan.
Minister Schweitzer will be speaking on Alberta’s economic recovery and how the province plans to address growing and diversifying its economy as we move past the COVID-19 pandemic. He will highlight the work being done to strengthen the foundations of Alberta’s existing sectors and expanding emerging industries, as well as the Alberta government’s plan to attract investment to the province.
The Minister will present for approximately 20 minutes and then open up to questions with members for the remaining 40 minutes.
Minister Schweitzer was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta on April 16, 2019, as the MLA for Calgary-Elbow. Schweitzer was a partner at a leading Alberta law firm as a restructuring and bankruptcy lawyer. This experience gave him a first-hand view of the staggering impacts of failed policies that have led to job losses, economic stagnation and a loss of hope.
Doug Schweitzer was appointed as Alberta’s Minister of Jobs, Economy and Innovation on August 25, 2020. Schweitzer will oversee the implementation of Alberta’s Recovery Plan, its sector strategies and Alberta’s growth agenda. Schweitzer previously held the position of Alberta’s Minister of Justice and Solicitor General.