Category Archives: Uncategorized

CBHA/ACHA Sponsored Workshop – Oral History, Corporate Archives, and Business History

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to sponsor a workshop with the Oral History Centre, University of Winnipeg, on the subject of Oral History, Corporate Archives, and Business History. This one-day workshop will be held at the University of Winnipeg in Manitoba on October 14, 2017.  This workshop can be combined with

Additional Keynote Speaker Announcement – 150 Years of Canadian Business History Conference

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce an additional Keynote Speaker for its upcoming conference on 150 Years of Canadian Business History. Professor David A. Wilson, General Editor, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, will give the keynote talk at the closing Plenary Session on Tuesday September 12th, 2017 at 5:15 pm. A

New Book Review Posted

The CBHA/ACHA has published its newest book review.  Matthew Bellamy of Carleton University reviews the book  When Wheat Was King: The Rise and Fall of the Canadian-UK Grain Trade by André Magnan. Read the book review HERE.

CBHA/ACHA Book Review Section Now Online

The CBHA/ACHA Book Review section is up and running. Our inaugural review, by Daniel Simeone of McGill University, is of Robert Sweeny’s prize winning Why Did We Choose to Industrialize? Montreal 1819-1849 (MQUP, 2015). It is our hope to publish at least one review  per issue of the CBHA/ACHA newsletter The Prospectus. Our reviews

Power Corporation of Canada and Great-West Lifeco – Presenting Sponsors for the 150 Years of Canadian Business History Conference.

  The Canadian Business History Association – l’association canadienne pour l’histoire des affaires (CBHA/ACHA) is pleased to announce that Power Corporation of Canada and Great-West Lifeco, a member of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, have agreed to be the Presenting Sponsors for the upcoming sesquicentennial conference 150 Years of

New Video Posted on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel – A Conversation With Bay Street Legends

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to make available a new video presentation on Canadian business history. A Conversation With Bay Street Legends: How Studying Business History Gave Us A Competitive Edge features a talk and interview with famed Canadian businessmen Lynton R. (Red) Wilson OC (Chairman, The Wilson Foundation, Chancellor –

Introducing the Keynote Speakers – 150 Years of Canadian Business Conference

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce the keynote speakers for its upcoming sesquicentennial conference 150 Years of Canadian Business: Mr. Robert McIntosh, Director-General, Library & Archives Canada The Role of the Archives in Canada’s Business History Keynote Lunch: September 11th Mr Jim Leech, Former Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Teachers Pension

Registration Now Open for 2017 Annual Conference – 150 Years of Canadian Business History

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its annual conference – 150 Years of Canadian Business History. The conference will be held on September 11th-12th at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.  There will be sixteen individual sessions presented by academics and business

CBHA/ACHA Adds Two New Board Members

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce the appointment of two additional members to its Board of Directors:  Donica Belisle is Associate Professor of History at the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, located in Treaty 4.  Her research explores how hierarchies of social power have emerged over long periods.  Much of her work, including the book Retail Nation (2011), explores the

CBHA/ACHA-sponsored Corporate Oral History Workshop

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to be sponsoring a Corporate Oral History Workshop at the Oral History Centre (OHC) of the University of Winnipeg. Date:  Saturday October 14th, 2017 This workshop will be a full day, and will provide everything corporate archivists and business historians need to conduct their own oral

« Older Entries Recent Entries »