2014 Killam Prize Lecture: "Cartographo Ergo Sum (I map, therefore I am): The importance of location to modern society"
McGill is delighted to weclome D. R. Fraser Taylor, who will deliver the 2014 Killam Lecture in the Social Sciences. Dr. Taylor introduced the world to the power of cybercartography, an enhanced form of multimedia mapping using geographic information management, to deepen our understanding of socio-economic issues. In Canada, and around the world, his cybercartographic atlases have delivered new perspectives and a way to comprehend complex issues such as trade and economic patterns, international development, and the risk of homelessness.
Managing Resources introduces students to the issues of acquiring and developing financial capital and human talent. It also opens discussion of two largely-neglected forms of capital: natural and intellectual capital. Date: October 28, 2014Time: 6:05 pm - 8:55 pmLocation: Room 360 Please note, this event is restricted to PMBA students from the Desautels Faculty of Management.
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Value Creation explores the uses and development of the concept of 'value' from both demand and supply perspectives. Date: October 29, 2014Time: 9:05 am - 11:55 amLocation: Room 360 Please note, this event is restricted to MBA students from the Desautels Faculty of Management.
DAVID L. THOMSON LECTURE - David Thomas, PhD FRSC / Seminar Title: "Protein quality control and trafficking diseases"
Hosted by the Department of BiochemistryMandatory for all Biochemistry Graduate Students
MANDATORY for all U0/U1s, U2s welcome Advisors availble: Danielle Dagenais Learn the importance of engaging in your career development from day one. This workshop is your introduction to the Soutar Career Centre team dedicated to enhance the professional development of all Management students. You will be guided through an interactive session to ensure that you take advantage of all the career tools and resources available.
Ms. Jing Zhang, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Accounting area will be defending her research titled: Two Essays on Asset Securitization, Earnings Management and Corporate Governance Jing ZhangDoctoral student in Accounting, McGill University Date: October 29, 2014Time: 3:30pmLocation: Room 245, Bronfman Building
Value Creation explores the uses and development of the concept of 'value' from both demand and supply perspectives. Date: October 29, 2014Time: 1:05 pm - 3:55 pmLocation: Room 360 Please note, this event is restricted to MBA students from the Desautels Faculty of Management.
Are you an International Student thinking of becoming a Permanent Resident of Canada? Come and learn all the details at an info-session hosted by Immigration Quebec! Seating is limited and available on a "first-come, first-served" basis (no registration necessary). If you are unable to attend, please note that the same presentation will also be given: Day
Develop practical skills to deal effectively with conflicts Conflict is a natural, recurring and inevitable part of life at work. Every human interaction—from simple communications, to exchanges of opinions, disagreements, inter-group competition, aggression or attempts at domination—contains the potential for conflict.
McGill University is once again very pleased to deliver its Conference on Global Food Security, with an exciting program and a gathering of distinguished international experts who will explore strategies and solutions against food insecurity and hunger.