Professor Christopher Hodges spoke on Ethical Business Regulation at two major conferences in Canada. The first was the Annual Conference of the Community of Federal Regulators (CFR) of Canada on 26-27 November 2018 at Ottawa. The CFR covers 34 Federal regulatory agencies: the conference had 500 participants.

The second event was a workshop on “Shaping Ontario’s Regulatory Future” organised by the PRISM Institute and the Ontario Government Cabinet Office’s Open for Business Division on 23 November 2018 in Toronto. A closed session was also held with senior Ontario officials. At these events Prof Hodges was part of a team comprising UK officials from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, the Office for Product Safety and Standards, the Drinking Water Inspectorate, and the Food Standards Authority.