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SAVE THE DATE! Colloque québécois des enseignants en médecine de famille

Fri, 2015-06-12 (All day)

 

The Department of Family Medicine

McGillUniversity

asks you to

 

SAVE THE DATE!!

 

June 12, 2015 at the Université de Montreal

 

The four Chairs of the Departments of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine in Quebec as well as the four directors of Faculty Development in collaboration with le Collège québécois des médecins de famille invite you to the

Source Site: /familymed

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

Thu, 2014-09-25 17:30 - 20:00
Price: Free

"Rapid innovation and growth in renewable energy", a talk by MIT's Jessica Trancik

Renewable energy technologies have sustained high growth rates over the past 30 years [1], with solar and wind energy production growing at roughly 30% per year, due to a combination of technology cost improvement and public policy incentives.

Source Site: /desautels

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

Wed, 2014-09-24 17:30 - 20:00
Arts Building : Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G5, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G5
Price: Free

Talks by MIT speaker John Reilly and CEA speaker Jim Burpee

"Prospects and Challenges for High Penetration of Renewable Energy", John Reilly, MIT

Renewables electricity sources are a seemingly attractive low-carbon option to substitute for coal or gas generation.  Regional availability of high quality wind and solar resources varies, but at least in the United States, most regions have significant resources. Expanding the options to biomass, hydroelectricity, and geothermal creates greater opportunities.

Source Site: /desautels

Credit Suisse Information Session (Summer Employment Placement)

Wed, 2014-11-12 17:30 - 19:00

Career Services Information Session with Credit Suisse (Summer Employment Placement)
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Please register on myFuture in order to attend.
Section: “Events/Information Sessions”.

Source Site: /desautels

Scotiabank Information Session (International Management Program)

Tue, 2014-11-04 11:30 - 13:00

Career Services Information Session with Scotiabank (International Management Program)
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Please register on myFuture in order to attend.
Section: “Events/Information Sessions”.

Source Site: /desautels

Investors Information Session

Wed, 2014-10-15 11:30 - 13:00

Career Services Information Session with Investors
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Please register on myFuture in order to attend.
Section: “Events/Information Sessions”.

Source Site: /desautels

Yamana Gold Announces Appointments to Board of Directors

Mon, 2014-09-08 15:41

YAMANA GOLD INC. (YRI.TO)(AUY) ("Yamana" or "the Company") today announced Christiane Bergevin and Jane Sadowsky have joined its Board of Directors ("the Board"). 

Source Site: /desautels

Talking Management with Professor Karl Moore: Tips to ensure you hire givers, not takers

Mon, 2014-09-08 15:40

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, talking management for The Globe and Mail. Today, I am delighted to speak to [management professor] Adam Grant from the Wharton School [at the University of Pennsylvania].

Source Site: /desautels

Extraordinary Pakistanis

Mon, 2014-09-08 15:38

It takes a certain type of courage to bite the hand that feeds you. Dr Shahid Qureshi is a fierce critic of the way business schools churn out graduates in Pakistan and elsewhere in the world. 

Source Site: /desautels

Coolest Classes In Canada Will Make You Wish You Were Still A Student

Mon, 2014-09-08 15:38

Hot Cities of the World Tour

What it's all about: "A once in a lifetime opportunity to travel to Mongolia and South Korea (in 2014). Amidst sightseeing to 1,200 year old temples, going on horseback excursions, and visiting a towering statue of Genghis Khan, students met with business executives from a variety of industries such as banking, technology, and food and beverage as well as with public and non-profit leaders."

Where: McGill University (but around the world)

Source Site: /desautels