International Studies & Programs

CN Forum

Thinking Ahead: Regional Needs for Meeting Global Demand

cn-rail.jpgRecent developments including plans for the "Gordie Howe" Bridge and the proposed Trans Pacific Partnership puts the Great Lakes Region in the center of exponential growth in trade and related economic development. With the help of leaders in the transportation field, this forum calls on area stakeholders to envision and address the needs of an accelerated trade environment, while considering the role of complementary assets held in the U.S. Midwest and Canada's Eastern Provincial Region. Cross border collaboration must be efficient and fast-tracked to maintain binational economic competitiveness.

2015 CN Forum Agenda (PDF)