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Sustainable Innovation: The Most Frustrating and Rewarding Experience You Will Hopefully Ever Have

Fri, 2013-09-13 14:00 - 15:00

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), in collaboration with the McGill Department of Chemistry, is pleased to invite you to:

Sustainable Innovation: The Most Frustrating and Rewarding Experience You Will Hopefully Ever Have
A lecture by Lynn Leger

Director, ALCERECO

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Innovating Towards Sustainability in Chemistry: It’s a Business Imperative

Fri, 2013-09-13 13:00 - 14:00

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), in collaboration with the McGill Department of Chemistry, is pleased to invite you to:

Innovating Towards Sustainability in Chemistry: It’s a Business Imperative
A lecture by David Constable

Director, American Chemical Society’s Green Chemistry Institute (ACS-GCI)

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: How Youth Can Take Hold of the New Age of Social Enterprise

Tue, 2013-04-30 17:15

Professor Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University reports from the Social Economy Initiative's flagship event, where former primer minister Paul Martin speaks about how youth can take hold of the new age of social enterprise.

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, April 30, 2013

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Advances in the Sciences of Endocrine Disruption and the Tiered Protocol for Endocrine Disruption (TiPED)

Tue, 2013-05-28 14:00 - 16:00

Are you a McGill professor, post-doctoral fellow or PhD student with an interest in endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs)? Dr. Pete Myers (CEO of Environmental Health Sciences and co-author of Our Stolen Future) and Dr. Karen Peabody O’Brien (Executive Director of Advancing Green Chemistry) will visit McGill to discuss advances in the sciences of endocrine disruption and present TiPED, a new tool for chemists to assess whether chemicals have the potential to be EDCs.

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McGill’s new Social Economy Initiative features Paul Martin and Henry Mintzberg at inaugural flagship event on April 16

Tue, 2013-03-26 12:15

Montreal, March 26, 2013 – Four pre-eminent Quebec-based social economy experts will participate in “Strengths of the Social Economy” on Tuesday, April 16 at 5:00 pm at the Centre Mont-Royal in downtown Montreal (www.mcgill.ca/sei-flagship).

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Beyond Business As Usual Symposium

Fri, 2013-03-22 12:30 - 18:00

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) and the Managenent Consulting Association (MCA) invite all students and faculty members to our first-ever Beyond Business as Usual symposium on March 22, 2013. This event brings together 11 renowned practitioners from a variety of industries and sectors to challenge longstanding managerial paradigms and explore novel ways of creating and protecting economic, social and environmental value.

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Ten Stories (and More) about Markets, Creativity and Transformative Possibilities

Thu, 2013-04-11 17:00 - 20:00

Ten Stories (and more) will bring McGill faculty members from the Desautels Faculty of Management, the Faculty of Arts, and the Schulich School of Music together with industry pioneers in the fields of creativity and commerce. The presenters will be joined by faculty members, staff, students, artists, people in business and government, and members of the public.

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Empathic Action & Social Entrepreneurship: Change the World and Your Life

Thu, 2013-03-21 12:30 - 13:30

Neuroscience has recently confirmed that we are all born with an innate capacity for empathy. Join Anita Nowak, BCom'97, PhD'11, in a groundbreaking interactive webinar to explore the role that empathy can play in your individual, family, community and professional life. Doing so can lead the way to creating more personal and professional impact and changing your life and society for the better.

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Charles Eisenstein Presents and Discusses New Book “Sacred Economics”

Thu, 2013-03-07 14:31

On Thursday, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management and the Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Science welcomed Charles Eisenstein for a discussion regarding his book “Sacred Economics– Money, Gift & and Society in the Age of Transition.” The presentation included a Q&A session, which was followed by a cocktail reception.

Anita Nowak, Integrating Director of Desautels’ Social Economy Initiative, welcomed the audience to the presentation and invited student Mike Lepperd to introduce Charles Eisenstein.

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