Saturday Evening Banquet
2024 Surrey Excursion will offer a formal, buffet-style, banquet on Saturday evening to close out the convention. This will be an optional event with an extra price of $75 per guest.
A non-host bar will be available commencing at 6:00 PM, followed by the meal service at 7:00PM.
Guest Speaker.
Paul Clegg, Calgary, Alberta, is the retired Director of Network Transactions for Canadian Pacific Railway.
During his 37-year career with CP, Paul was engaged in Grain Marketing in Montreal, Regina and Winnipeg and Network Strategy and Research in Calgary. During his time with Network Strategy, he was responsible for line sales and acquisitions as well as planning for new rail lines in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland near Edmonton.
Paul has a number of articles published on CPR history including the revolutionary 36’ steel inside sheathed “Dominion” boxcar, meat and livestock movement and aspects of CPR’s building and bridge designs among others. He is also a committee member for the Canadian Railway Hall of Fame.
Paul is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce in Transportation and Logistics. He was also a Logistics officer in the Canadian Forces Reserve. He is a member of the Lexington Group in Transportation History and has participated in the Canadian Transportation Research Forum. Paul currently consults for Dominion Railway Services.
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Last Updated November 10th 2023