Archived Missions 1998 - 2002


December 7-10, 2002 - Premier Klein's Mission to New York City
The intent of this mission was advancing investment and development of Alberta's energy sector, particularly in light of federal government ratification of the Kyoto Protocol.

May 18-23, 2002 - Premier Klein's Mission to Ukraine
This was the first ever mission to Ukraine by an Alberta Premier. The focus was to strengthen governmental and business ties and promote opportunities for further cooperation between governments, institutions, and businesses in Alberta and Ukraine. 

February 5-23, 2002 - Premier Klein's Mission to Japan, Hong Kong, Russia, and Germany
From February 5-12, Premier Klein promoted trade and investment opportunities to key government and business decision-makers in Japan and Hong Kong. The Premier then joined a Team Canada Mission to Russia and Germany from February 13-23 to promote trade, investment and cooperation. 


June 30-July 2, 2001 - Premier Klein's Mission to Los Angeles
Premier Klein highlighted Alberta's strengths in energy, agriculture, technology, tourism, and film production to corporate leaders in California. 

June 9-16, 2001 - Premier Klein's Mission Eastern Canada and United States
There were several objectives for this mission, including strengthening governmental and business ties with Nova Scotia and building on awareness of the province as an energy provider to the U.S. During the mission, there was a meeting between the Premier and U.S. Vice-President Dick Cheney. 


September 11-23, 1999 - Premier Klein's Mission to Japan and China
From September 11-17, the Premier participated in a Team Canada Mission to Japan. The Premier then embarked on a mission to China from September 18-23. Promoting Alberta's economic strengths was the focus of this mission.

January 18-28, 1999 - Premier Klein's Mission to the Pacific Northwest and Mexico
Promoting Alberta's aerospace, technology, and agriculture and agri-food sectors to different audiences were on the agenda for this mission. 


January 10-23, 1998 - Premier Klein's Participation in the Team Canada Mission 1998
Premier Klein joined Team Canada on a mission to four growing markets in Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile).