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Sin to sustainability in Las Vegas

Thu, 2016-08-25 09:55

Yalmaz Siddiqui, BCom’92, has made a name for himself by championing responsible corporate behaviour. And now he finds himself in Las Vegas, the fabled “Sin City,” a place not exactly renowned for showcasing responsible behaviour of any sort.

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Finding inspiration in the EMBA Sustainability Module and turning a final paper into a business

Thu, 2016-07-28 12:55

From EMBA McGill-HEC Montréal, July 26, 2016:

"Last week, Clément Joubert, pianist, former director of the McGill Conservatory and a 2015 McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA graduate, launched Men’s Seasons, a new range of skincare products designed for men, which meets the seasonally specific needs of the skin. The products are made in Quebec and sold online.

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Sustainability Innovations in Business Programs

Thu, 2016-06-09 15:45

Launched in fall of 2014, Desautels’ new programming in Managing for Sustainability was designed for students who wish to combine managerial and business knowledge with a solid understanding of the interlinked economic, social, and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability. It integrates management studies with fundamentals of environmental science and sustainability and is offered in collaboration with its co-designers, the McGill School of Environment and the Department of Geography.

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Official Launch of the Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL)

Tue, 2016-05-31 11:10

On May 30, 2016, members of the McGill and Montreal community gathered for the launch of the Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL). The SIIL research project, located at Le Salon 1861 in the heart of Montreal's Quartier de l’Innovation, is dedicated to develop scientific and practical knowledge around the social economy, social entrepreneurship and social innovation in urban environments.

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SEI Homecoming Keynote: From Ebola to Imbalance

Fri, 2016-10-28 16:00 - 17:30
Bronfman Building : Auditorium Room 151, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Price: Free

All alumni, students, staff and faculty are invited to join us as the SEI hosts a special Homecoming presentation with Dr.

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Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
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Desautels Alumni Giving Back: Yalmaz Siddiqui, BCom ’92 and Senior Director of Sustainability for Office Depot

Tue, 2016-05-24 13:49

On March 17-18, 2016, Yalmaz Siddiqui, BCom '92 and Senior Director of Sustainability for Office Depot Inc. visited his alma mater to impart his knowledge and lessons learned through leading global sustainability efforts. Mr. Siddiqui spoke in several Desautels classes, providing insight on understanding the B2B Green Marketing and Purchasing Landscape to strategies for stakeholder engagement and community consultation when introducing sustainability into operations.

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McGill Management Students Focus on Helping Syrian Refugees

Wed, 2016-04-27 12:38

By Karen Seidman, Montreal Gazette, April 26, 2016 :

"Every semester, McGill University faculty lecturer Anita Nowak challenges her students to come up with projects for her social entrepreneurship and social innovation class based on a theme that she finds particularly timely and relevant.

For this semester, it was helping Syrian refugees integrate into Canadian society.

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Social Innovators’ Integration Lab Welcomes Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Wed, 2016-04-27 12:23

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management’s Social Economy Initiative is pleased to welcome Dr. Julie Rijpens as the new Post-Doctoral Fellow for the Social Innovators’ Integration Lab (SIIL)

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SEI Impact Internship Program - 2016 Cohort Announced

Wed, 2016-04-20 16:34

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) is pleased to announce the Social Economy Initiative’s Impact Internship cohort for the 2016 year. Now in its fourth consecutive year, the SEI Impact Internship Program pairs top undergraduate students who offer various management skills with social-purpose organizations for ten weeks over the summer.

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Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
Email:
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Integrity & Governance: Global Capitalism in the Long Run

Thu, 2016-05-19 17:30 - 19:00
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

INTEGRITY IN GOVERNANCE: GLOBAL CAPITALISM IN THE LONG RUN

Date & Time: May 19, 2016 - 17:30 - 19:00

Location: McGill Faculty Club

Contact Information

Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
Email:
Source Site: /desautels