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Wednesday, October 2 • 6:00pm - 6:10pm
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A welcome to SEWF 2013 by Wayne Chiu, Chairman, The Trico Foundation (host of SEWF 2013), Peter Holbrook, Chair, Social Enterprise World Forum and Candice Bergen, Canada’s Minister of State (Social Development).      

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The Honourable Candice Bergen

Minister of State (Social Development), Government of Canada
Candice Bergen was first elected to the House of Commons in 2008 and re-elected in 2011. | | In July 2013, Ms. Bergen was appointed Minister of State (Social Development). Previously, she was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety in May 2011. | | In 2011, Ms. Bergen chaired the Supreme Court Selection Panel. This panel reviewed and assessed a list of qualified candidates to fill openings in the Supreme Court... Read More →
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Wayne Chiu

Executive Chairman, Trico Foundation
Wayne Chiu is the Founder and CEO of the Trico Group of Companies and Executive Chairman of the Trico Charitable Foundation, established in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Wayne’s corporate and entrepreneurial acumen reinforced his desire to support the communities contributing to his success. In 2008, Wayne and his wife and business partner, Eleanor, founded the Trico Charitable Foundation as a way to combine their passion for... Read More →
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Peter Holbrook

CEO, Social Enterprise UK
Peter Holbrook is CEO of Social Enterprise UK - the national body for social enterprise and a membership organisation. Social Enterprise UK, together with its members, is the voice for social enterprise. | | Prior to taking on this role Peter was CEO of Sunlight Development Trust. During his years at Sunlight Peter became one of the country’s most well-respected social entrepreneurs, responsible for the regeneration, through social... Read More →
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The Honourable Heather Klimchuk

Minister of Culture, Government of Alberta
Mrs. Klimchuk was returned to the Alberta Legislature for her second term as MLA for Edmonton-Glenora on April 23, 2012 and was appointed Minister of Culture with responsibility for the Francophone Secretariat on May 8, 2012. She previously served as Minister of Culture and Community Services and Minister of Service Alberta.  A graduate of the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Arts (special) in political science, Mrs. Klimchuk has... Read More →


Wednesday October 2, 2013 6:00pm - 6:10pm
Hall CD TELUS Convention Centre

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