2018 Forum programme

Mr. Mike Thususka
Mr. Mike Thususka

Director of Economic Development
City of Summerside


Michael Thususka is a certified Economic Development Practitioner and is Director of Economic Development for the City of Summerside, Prince Edward Island Canada, has been working in the field of Economic Development for the past 26 years, 20 of which have been with the City of Summerside.

Mike currently sites on the National Economic Developers Association Board of Directors and is Past President of the Association. Mike is the primary Economic Development contact for the City of Summerside.

The City of Summerside has ongoing support programs that have been honed to reduce the risks of expansion by establishing cost certainties, improving returns and easing the start-up transition through their Living Lab Platform.