2022 Economic Outlook- Canada and the World

2022 Economic Outlook- Canada and the World

January 19, 2022 1:00 PM to 2:30 PMOnline - Eastern Time
Area of Interest: Investments Format: Web

CPBI Economic Outlook



For the first time, the CPBI Regions across Canada have come together to bring you the 2022 Economic Outlook for Canada and the world.

This event features Andrew Coyne, political columnist for the Postmedia chain of newspapers and panelist on the CBC TV’s The National “At Issue” panel; and Jimmy Jean, Chief Economist and Strategist for the Desjardins Group, the discussion will be moderated by Daniel Conti, Principal at HarbourVest


Andrew Coyne

 Jimmy Jean

Insightful, provocative commentary on political and economic issues is what Andrew Coyne delivers to Canadians across the country. With topical and timely presentations, the former national editor of Maclean’s magazine and currently a nationally syndicated columnist with Postmedia, Coyne is sure to ignite debate and discussion with every audience.

In addition to writing for Maclean’s and The National Post, Coyne has been an editorial writer and columnist for the Financial Post, the Globe and Mail, and the Southam newspaper chain. He also writes regularly for a number of foreign publications and is a frequent commentator on radio and television — most famously, as a panelist on CBC TV’s The National in the popular “At Issue” segment.

Coyne is the winner of two National Newspaper Awards and a four-time finalist in the National Magazine Awards. A past recipient of the Hyman Solomon Award for Excellence in Public Policy Journalism, he is also a Fellow of the School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Toronto.

Coyne received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from the University of Toronto, and a Master’s in Economics from the London School of Economics.


Jimmy Jean is Vice-President, Chief Economist and Strategist for the Desjardins Group. He directs research, analysis and forecasting and makes positioning recommendations on a variety of issues, including monetary policy, macroeconomic developments and the outlook for interest rates. He acts as Desjardins spokesperson on economic news and major issues affecting the economy and financial markets. He holds a master's degree in applied economics from HEC Montréal and holds the CFA designation.

Before joining Desjardins, Jimmy Jean held the position of Senior Strategist at the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. He also worked as an economist at Moody's, RBC and Statistics Canada.



Daniel Conti joined HarbourVest’s investor relations team in 2018 and focuses on coordinating, monitoring, and enhancing relationships with new and existing Canadian investors and consultants.

Dan joined the Firm from CI Institutional Asset Management, where he was most recently a vice president responsible for institutional business development and client service for consultants, pension plans, foundations, family and multi-family offices as well as banks and insurance company platforms. Prior to this, he was an investment counsellor for CI’s Private Counsel division. His prior experience includes roles for a single family office and a multi-family office in Eastern Canada.

Dan received a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and Economics from École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Montreal. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Financial Planning designations. Dan currently serves as co-director of the CFA Montreal Mentoring Program.


Date & Time 

Wednesday January 19, 2022 at 1 PM ET 
2 PM AT | 12 PM CT | 11 AM MT | 10 AM PT

Duration: 90 minutes 

Location: online 



Member ticket: $35

Non-member ticket: $55 

Members can buy a table of 6 at: $150

Non-members can buy a table of 6 at: $250

Register to watch the session on-demand 

Cancellation Policy
CE Credits will be offered in partnership with The Institute of Advanced Financial Education, the Saskatchewan Insurance council, the Alberta Insurance council. As well, a certificate of attendance confirming education hours will be offered, with which attendees may seek corresponding accreditation via their preferred regulatory body.

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