Carleton to Host Post-Presidential Election Panel Discussion on Canada-U.S. Relations

Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA), Canadian Foreign Policy Journal and Fulbright Canada will be holding a post-election panel discussion The Day After: The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election and What it Means for Canada-U.S. Relations.

When: Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Senate Room, 608 Robertson Hall, Carleton University
Info: This event is open to the public. Media are invited to attend.

The panel discussion will examine what this U.S. presidential election means for Canada and Canadians. The panel will discuss important topics such as implications for American foreign policy, impact on trade agreements such as NAFTA, rising anti-globalization sentiment, Canadian energy exports and how Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister Stéphane Dion must do things differently in negotiating with the new president, among others.

Featured speakers include:

  • Chris Kirkey, director of the Center for the Study of Canada and professor of Political Science, State University of New York College at Plattsburgh,
  • Meredith Lilly, professor and Simon Reisman Chair in Trade Policy at NPSIA, Carleton University,
  • Stephen Azzi, professor of Political Science, Carleton University,
  • Michael Hawes, professor and president of the Fulbright Foundation of Canada

Media Contact
Steven Reid
Media Relations Officer
Carleton University
613-520-2600, ext. 8718

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