Michael Burt leads several knowledge areas including industrial analysis, education, energy, innovation and security. In his role, Michael oversees the convening and research activities undertaken by these knowledge centres. He provides presentations on a variety of topics to clients and the public and is often cited in the media.
Michael joined The Conference Board of Canada in 2004 and has moved progressively into more senior positions since. Before joining us, he worked with an economic consulting firm in the United States. Michael has more than 20 years of experience conducting and leading research activities.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours Business & Economics) from the University of Windsor, a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Toronto, and an MBA from the University of Windsor; in addition, Michael is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).