11:00 a.m. – Registration, networking and exhibitor booths
11:45 a.m. – Program starts
1:30 p.m. – Program ends
*PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY – LIMITED PARKING WILL BE AVAILABLE DUE TO OTHER EVENTS AT THE VENUE*
The luncheon will be held in the South Building (expansion). The entrance and exit to the South Parkade is from the back alley at the south end of the building off of Carlton Street (East) or Edmonton (West). The loading dock is in the same area.
Passenger elevators are located on the north wall (York Avenue) and stairwells are located on the east wall (Carlton Street).
The South Parkade accepts cash & credit cards for payment at the pay station located beside the elevator and credit cards only at the exit.
About Premier Brian Pallister
Brian Pallister is the Premier of Manitoba, the Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba and the Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for Fort Whyte. He is a former school teacher and operated a successful financial planning business for more than a decade.
Brian entered politics in 1992 as the MLA for Portage La Prairie and became Minister of Government Services in 1995. In 2000, he was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Portage-Lisgar. During his 8-year tenure as an MP, he served as a parliamentary secretary and as chair of the House of Commons Finance Committee.
In July of 2012, Brian became leader of the Manitoba PC Party. He was elected as MLA for Fort Whyte four months later. On April 19, 2016, he became Manitoba’s twenty-second premier, with PC candidates winning 40 of 57 seats.
Brian resides in Winnipeg with his wife Esther and their two daughters, Quinn and Shawn.
The Chamber’s State of the Province luncheon is one of their signature annual events, giving Manitoba’s Premier the opportunity to speak with the business community.
375 York Ave.