Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, we are a non-profit research and development organization focused on internationalization and the triple helix of industry-academia-government interactions. The Institute’s work is organized around four thematic areas: Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, Innovation and Sustainable Development. We combine technical expertise, institutional experience, global perspectives and local realities to help advance the Sustainable Development Goals.

INSTITUTIONAL PARTNERS

We create, support and nurture strategic partnerships with reputable organizations focused on internationalization, innovation and sustainable development.

ANNUAL SUMMIT


Convened every November, outside of Canada, the Annual Economic Summit is the Institute’s flagship event, attended by thought leaders and influencers.

STAKEHOLDERS FORUM

Our Stakeholders Forum, convened every year in Canada, provides an interactive platform to celebrate successes and plan for the future.

OUR EXPERTISE

The Institute’s work is organized around four thematic areas: Trade, FDI, Innovation and Sustainable Development.

FLAGSHIP RESEARCH

Our Flagship Research outputs pass through rigorous peer review to ensure they conform to the highest editorial standards, prior to publication.

RECENT SPEAKERS

From time to time, we invite senior government and business leaders, academics, industry experts and other thought leaders to share their views on trending issues.

NEWS & EVENTS

Trade, Carbon Pricing and Industrial Competitiveness

October 2018 I San Diego, United States I Policy at the Crossroads — Growth and Risk 

GEI President, Dr. Fred Olayele, will present a paper titled, “Trade, Carbon Pricing and Industrial Competitiveness”, during REMI’s 33rd Annual Users’ Conference – “Policy at the Crossroads – Growth and Risk” – on October 10th-12th in San Diego, California. >>> Read more

Reimagining Capacity Building for Africa’s Economic Development

October 2018 I Atlanta Georgia, United States I Inclusive Economic Development: Fulfilling Dreams

GEI President, Dr. Fred Olayele, will deliver a presentation titled, “Reimagining Capacity Building for Africa’s Economic Development”, during the 2018 Annual Conference of the International Economic Development Council taking place from September 30th -October 2nd in Atlanta, Georgia >>> Read more

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