AlbertaBETTER

By Business Council of Alberta

AlbertaBETTER helps you make sense of what's happening in Alberta. From energy and environment to jobs and wages to mental health and poverty, we speak with business leaders, economists, and policy experts to explore the issues that matter most to Albertans. New episodes drop every other Tuesday.

  1. 1.
    Survival of the Mission: Strengthening the Role of Non-Profits in Alberta
    1:11:41
  2. 2.
    Unicorns in Alberta: Building Billion Dollar Tech Companies in Alberta
    59:14
  3. 3.
    How an Industry-Led Economic Strategy Can Spur Growth and Innovation for Canada’s Future
    1:02:48
  4. 4.
    Celebrating Alberta’s Powerful Women Leaders—Terri Steeves’ Story
    24:58
  5. 5.
    Celebrating Alberta’s Powerful Women Leaders—Annie Korver’s Story
    26:29
  6. 6.
    Celebrating Alberta’s Powerful Women Leaders—Kristi Cawthorn’s Story
    25:24
  7. 7.
    Celebrating Alberta’s Powerful Women Leaders—Karen Brookman’s Story
    37:20
  8. 8.
    Canada Isn't Very Productive—Why That Matters and What We Can Do About It
    50:02
  1. 9.
    Alberta’s Spending & Revenue Problem—Examining the Provincial Fiscal Model and How to Fix It
    44:55
  2. 10.
    Alberta’s Natural Gas Opportunity— A Conversation with Dale Nally, Associate Minister of Natural Gas and Electricity
    50:25
  3. 11.
    What a Biden Presidency Means for Canada—and Alberta
    42:53
  4. 12.
    C-Suite Unplugged: Cory Janssen, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of AltaML
    47:43
  5. 13.
    C-Suite Unplugged: 2020 Year in Review with BCA President Adam Legge
    55:53
  6. 14.
    Achieving Canada’s Climate Goals with Clean Resource Innovation
    54:17
  7. 15.
    An Economy for All: Exploring Indigenous Economic Participation in Canada
    37:26
  8. 16.
    Time to Fly Again? The Story of Calgary International Airport During a Global Pandemic
    44:09
  9. 17.
    The Cost of Canada’s Low-Carbon Economy
    52:40
  10. 18.
    Alberta’s Fiscal Woes—What Can We Do About It?
    44:39
  11. 19.
    It'll Get Worse Before It Gets Better: Alberta Business Leaders Economic Expectations
    26:12
  12. 20.
    What The Speech from the Throne Could Mean for Canada (and Alberta)
    31:38
  13. 21.
    Educating & Preparing Our Workforce For & Through Recovery
    42:25
  14. 22.
    Building Better Businesses Through Diversity, Inclusion and Equity
    1:01:03
  15. 23.
    Feeding the World: Alberta's Agri-Food Opportunity
    32:33
  16. 24.
    Child Care Subsidy Redesign and What it Means for Albertans
    9:40
  17. 25.
    More Than a Cheque: Reducing Poverty and Building Shared Prosperity in Alberta
    56:53
  18. 26.
    Canada’s Energy Future in a Climate-Focused World
    1:25:46
  19. 27.
    A Challenge-Driven Industrial Strategy
    1:29:08
  20. 28.
    Behind the Scenes with Russ Girling, President & CEO of TC Energy
    36:25
  21. 29.
    Relaunching Alberta Part 3: Is Big Brother watching? Demystifying contact tracing
    9:18
  22. 30.
    Relaunching Alberta Part 2: Adapting CERB to a post-shutdown economy
    13:59
  23. 31.
    Relaunching Alberta Part 1: Solving the daycare problem
    16:17
  24. 32.
    Rebuilding Alberta's economy wisely: A conversation with Dawn Farrell
    28:52
  25. 33.
    There’s a crisis in our beef industry, so what do we do about it?
    24:55
  26. 34.
    Negative oil prices: what happened, and what's next?
    33:39
  27. 35.
    Small business in Canada: how do we recover from COVID-19?
    30:43
  28. 36.
    Canadians firms are experiencing liquidity challenges, so what can we do about it?
    31:08
  29. 37.
    Supporting Mental Health Amid COVID-19
    37:56
  30. 38.
    What are Canadians thinking about COVID-19?
    27:48
  31. 39.
    An Expert Look at the COVID-19 Relief Measures with Serge Dupont
    30:53
  32. 40.
    A Local Look a COVID-19 Part Two: A Conversation with Chief Tom Sampson about Calgary’s Response to COVID-19
    20:44
  33. 41.
    A Local Look a COVID-19 Part One: A Conversation with Mayor Naheed Nenshi about Calgary’s Response to COVID-19
    20:53
  34. 42.
    The Federal Government’s COVID-19 Response: Is It Big or Fast Enough?
    26:22
  35. 43.
    A National Conversation on COVID-19 with Goldy Hyder, President & CEO of the Business Council of Canada
    22:30
  36. 44.
    An Introduction to AlbertaBETTER
    6:42

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