Nik Nanos

Nik Nanos







+ Virtual Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered via zoom. 

+ In-person Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered in person.

+ Hybrid Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered in-person and livestreamed to virtual audiences. 


2021 and Beyond: Inside The Minds of Canadians

In this essential talk, Nik Nanos, the head of Nanos Research, dives deep into the minds of Canadians. He charts the economic and political mood of the country—angst about the future, confidence in government, hot-button issues like post-world Covid, technology, government spending, and international relations—alongside the key factors affecting everyday decision-making. He takes audiences through the most up-to-date polls and reveals his predictions on the current state of affairs.

It's the Economy, Stupid

Nik Nanos, the creator of the Nanos Bloomberg Canadian Confidence Index, which streams to Bloomberg terminals globally every Monday, shares his insights and data on what shapes consumer confidence and the economic mood of the country. How confident are Canadians on the future strength of the Canadian economy? Are they better or worse off? How do they feel about the future value of real estate? How is technology going to disrupt every industry - especially post-Covid. Get an insider’s view on the consumer sentiment data on which the market trades every week.

Want to be a Polling Expert? Uncovering the Science and Art of Polling

Get a firsthand look at how to be a discerning interpreter and consumer of public opinion research from Canada’s top pollster, Nik Nanos. As the pollster of record for the Globe and Mail and CTV News, and with one of the country’s most consistently reliable track records, Nik shares his insights on how to determine which data you can trust. What makes for a good or a bad question? How reliable are online and telephone surveys? Nik answers these questions and more in a fascinating, interactive session.

Photo Cred. CBC, CTV


What would you do if you had a massive amount of data about Canada and Canadians at your fingertips? Nik Nanos is the head of Nanos Research, a public opinion and research company that tracks trends, polls, and the economic and political landscape. In his talks, he distills a tidal wave of data into the information you need to know. Nik’s engaging keynotes help organizations across the country stay ahead of monumental shifts, track political and economic events, and keep businesses prospering.

Nik Nanos leads one of Canada’s most distinguished research companies, Nanos Research. He is also a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington D.C. and a research associate professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

In addition to his weekly Nanos Power Index which charts the strength of the federal political parties, Nik leads the team behind the weekly Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index, considered a must-have resource for senior executives. Nik is regularly sought out to conduct research and provide strategic communications advice to many of Canada’s leading executives. He serves as the Chair of the Board of Governors of Carleton University.

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Pollster, Demographer, & Current Affairs Expert