BIV on Roundhouse January 12: 'Writing on the wall' for NAFTA – but it's not what you think

Carlo Dade from the Canada West Foundation analyzes the latest in Canada-U.S. relations. Cam Battley from Aurora Cannabis discusses the company's rapid expansion

On the latest show, the Canada West Foundation's Carlo Dade shares with co-host Hayley Woodin that when it comes to NAFTA, the writing is on the wall – but it doesn't read that the end is imminent. Dade, director of the foudnation's Centre for Trade & Investment Policy, analyzes recent concerns around the termination of NAFTA, Canada’s trade action against the U.S. and new U.S. tariffs aimed at Canada. He also walks through an upcoming guide that gives small businesses four steps to take now to prepare for NAFTA's possible end.

Vancouver-headquartered Aurora Cannabis was an industry newsmaker in 2017, and continues to court headlines with new acquisitions, partnerships and rapid expansion. Chief Corporate Officer Cam Battley joins BIV in studio to discuss the company's growth, it's takeover attempt of CanniMed Therapeutics and how it’s preparing to take advantage of legalization.

The latest bi-weekly Management Matters segment with Mark Wardell, president and founder of Wardell International, covers strategic planning in a year of risk.

Moura Quayle, director of the new UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, shares insights from her book – Designed Leadership.

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