What to Watch in 2019: Canada
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Director, President, and CEO
Frederic V. Malek
Chairman of the Board of Trustees
About the Authors
Former Senior Economic Analyst, U.S. Embassy, Ottawa, Canada
Alan D. Bersin
Assistant Secretary for International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Policy, and Vice President of INTERPOL for the Americas Region
Hon. Bruce Heyman
Co-founder, Uncharted LLC
Bound by common geopolitical interests and strong economic and cultural ties, Canada and the United States enjoy the world's most successful bilateral relationship. The Wilson Center's Canada Institute is the only public policy forum in the world dedicated to the full spectrum of Canada-U.S. issues. The Canada Institute is a global leader for policymakers, academics and business leaders to engage in non-partisan, informed dialogue about the current and future state of the relationship. Read more