The following are some of the special lectures given each year at the CEA Annual Meetings. For a list of past speakers, please see each respective page.
CWEC LUNCHEON LECTURE
The Canadian Women Economists Committee invites a speaker each year to give a lecture at the CWEC luncheon, a major highlight of the conference.
The Innis Lecture was established in 1974 in honour of the great Canadian economist, Harold Adams Innis. It is typically given on the Friday evening after the last regular session time.
PURVIS LUNCHEON LECTURE
This keynote lecture is given each year during the Purvis Luncheon in honour of the late noted Canadian economist Douglas D. Purvis.
The Presidential Address is given on the Saturday evening each year by the current president of the Canadian Economics Association.