Canada Experts

Director of Cross-Border and International Research, University at Buffalo
Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies, Department of History, Cornell University
María Cristina García is the Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies in the Department of History at Cornell University, where she teaches courses on immigration history. She is the author of Seeking Refuge: Central American migration to Mexico, the United States, and Canada (2006); Havana USA: Cuban Exiles and Cuban Americans in South Florida (1996); and articles and book chapters on refug...
senior Arctic consultant, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Project Director, Canada-China Energy and Environment Forum, Special Advisor to Alberta Minister of Energy, and Senior Fellow of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, Canada
Dr. Wenran Jiang is the Director of Canada-China Energy and Environment Forum and its annual conference since 2004. Currently, he is Special Advisor to the Alberta Department of Energy on Asian market diversification, Senior Fellow of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, Wilson Centre Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars, Special Advisor on China to the US and Ca...
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Department of Social Science, York University
Jacqueline Krikorian is an associate professor at York University and a member of the bar of Ontario. She received a PhD from the University of Toronto (Political Science), an MA from Dalhousie (Political Science) an MLitt from the University of Oxford (Modern History) and her law degree from Queen's University. In the winter 2014 term, Professor Krikorian holds the Fulbright Visiting Research...
Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Energy
Principal, Communications Luc Lavoie, Inc
Luc Lavoie is a public affairs consultant. He runs his own company, Communications Luc Lavoie Inc. From 2000 to 2008, Lavoie was Executive Vice President of Quebecor, Inc. During his time there, he played a key role in developing Quebecor Media, a subsidiary of Quebecor created following the acquisition of Videotron Group in autumn 2000. Before joining Quebecor, he worked as Executive Vice-Pr...
Research Associate, The Rhodium Group
Representative of the Province of Alberta to Washington, DC
David J. Manning was a Senior Vice President and Energy Practice Leader for Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc., a Boston based engineering firm with offices throughout the Eastern United States. The firm’s primary areas of focus, in addition to energy, include environment, transportation, and land use.Manning also advised M.J. Bradley & Associates, an engineering and consulting firm whic...
senior advisor, Privy Council Office