The Churchill Lecture

Canada’s Role Over the Next Twenty Years

The Churchill Lecture

Co-sponsored by the Churchill Society for the Advancement of Parliamentary Democracy and the Association of Political Science Students

The Honourable Michael H. Wilson, P.C., C.C.

2010 Recipient of the Churchill Society Award for Excellence in the Cause of Parliamentary Democracy

• Member of Parliament (1979-1993)

• Minister of Finance (1984-1991)

• 22nd Canadian Ambassador to The United States of America (2006-2009)

In his lecture, The Hon. Michael Wilson will draw on his decades of experience and commitment to parliamentary government and international affairs to discuss:

Global Leadership: Canada’s Role Over the Next Twenty Years

Thursday, April 21, 2011
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Vivian & David Campbell Conference Facility
Munk Centre for International Studies
University of Toronto
I Devonshire Place

The Churchill Society wishes to acknowledge the kind support and generosity of
Col. The Hon. Henry N.R. Jackman in sponsoring this lecture.


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Senator Hugh Segal, M.C. (2007)
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