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Upcoming Events

Calgary Alumni Spring Gala 2014
Calgary – June 12, 2014
The Calgary Alumni Spring Gala is an annual and exclusive event for alum to reconnect with former colleagues and friends over cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

Recently held events

PwC's 5th annual Energy Visions Business Forum
Calgary – May 29, 2014
Edmonton – May 30, 2014

Esteemed global analysts and knowledgeable industry leaders discussed our future as a high cost oil and LNG producer and how global events affect Canada’s energy industry.

Topical immigration issues affecting your global business
Calgary – May 22, 2014
Speakers from PricewaterhouseCoopers Immigration Law provided an overview of corporate immigration requirements, with a focus on Canadian and US cross-border travel. The presentation also outlined key strategies and information to facilitate successful cross-border movement.

Putting US GAAP in motion - Spring edition: Recent developments for companies applying US GAAP
Calgary – May 15, 2014

At the first of our ongoing US GAAP breakfast sessions, we addressed issues, such as FASB, SEC and Canadian Securities Commission developments relevant to US GAAP filers. We also talked about professional, technical and regulatory updates, accounting hot topics, new accounting standards and project updates and SEC hot topics.

Canada’s CFO of the Year
Calgary – May 8, 2014

Canada's CFO of the Year™ Award is presented to a senior financial leader who has made a contribution to business in Canada with quality, insight and direction. This year, we honoured Janice Fukakusa, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer at RBC at a gala in Calgary.

The Transformation Impacts series: Enabling change and shifting culture
Edmonton – May 6, 2014

We held the second Transformation Impacts session on managing talent and change. Our interactive session talked about the full impact of transformation on an organization’s culture along with addressing some important questions on the topic.

PwC transfer pricing executive series: Insiders’ views on transfer pricing dispute resolution in North America
Calgary – April 24, 2014

PwC specialists Barry Shott and Rémi Gray (former US and Canadian government officials) talked about how to avoid the pitfalls and take advantage of the opportunities of the recent transfer pricing changes in the US and Canada.

Asset & wealth management seminar
Calgary – February 28, 2014
We’re hosting a breakfast seminar for professionals in the investment funds and asset management industry who’ll benefit from the latest insight on today's hot topics.

The Transformation Impacts series: Getting started
Edmonton – February 11, 2014
Transformation: Getting started, was the first session of our four-part Transformation Impacts series. In our interactive session, we talked about the full impact of transformation and addressed some important questions.

Be safe, not sorry
Calgary – January 23, 2014
Our PwC Calgary Women Upfront team held an inspiring session on personal safety, where we talked about dealing with the ultimate “what if”.

Foreign Accounting Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Edmonton - December 10, 2013
Calgary - December 11, 2013
We gave attendees an overview of the FATCA legislation including the new information reporting and tax withholding requirements, with particular emphasis on non-financial organizations.

Putting US GAAP in motion
Calgary - December 4, 2013
We hosted our US GAAP focused breakfast session for clients and friends applying or interested in applying US GAAP in their organizations.

Insights from experts to ignite your business — Our annual business update for private companies
Edmonton - November 26, 2013
Calgary - November 27, 2013
PwC's Canadian Private Company Services team presented our ninth annual business update geared towards owners and senior management of Albertan privately owned companies. We had a great line-up of speakers this year that shared information and perspectives for attendees to take back to their businesses