University of Calgary

President and CEO of Air Canada to speak in Calgary

The Van Horne Institute and the Haskayne School of Business proudly welcome business leader

Nov. 8, 2013

The Van Horne Institute and the Haskayne School of Business are pleased to welcome the President and CEO of Air Canada, Calin Rovinescu to Calgary to speak to the Calgary business community.

"The Haskayne School is pleased to partner with the Van Horne Institute in hosting the president and CEO of Air Canada in Calgary," said Haskayne Dean Jim Dewald. "As a business school, it is important for us to bring industry leaders to the community."

Peter Wallis, president and CEO, Van Horne Institute echoed that sentiment. "Calin Rovinescu has demonstrated an extraordinary capability to lead Air Canada through many challenges. His leadership has positioned Air Canada as one of the world's leading airlines and we are delighted to have him here in Calgary to address the business community today," Wallis said.


WHAT:   Rovinescu will describe how Canada's largest airline is positioning
        itself as an international powerhouse and helping to keep Canada    
        competitive in a globalized world.                                  
                                                                            
WHEN:   November 12, 2013, from 12 - 1:30 p.m. with speeches to begin at    
        12:25 p.m.                                                          
                                                                            
WHERE:  University of Calgary Downtown Campus, 906 - 8th Avenue SW, Calgary
                                                                            
WHO:    Calin Rovinescu, president and CEO Air Canada