Peter Todd and the future directions of HEC Paris

Published: 23Nov2017

Since assuming the helm of HEC Paris in 2015, former Desautels dean Peter Todd (BCom’83) shares some information on the School’s progress to-date, which includes innovative course offerings on...

Are intelligent machines the new and improved investment managers?

Published: 23Nov2017

An article for The Globe and Mail examines the emerging trend among investment firms to integrate artificial intelligence (AI) in their daily operations....

Indigenous Leadership, Development & Governance


A Public Conversation with Grand Chief of the Cree Abel Bosum & the Right Honourable Paul Martin Date: November 29, 2017 

The Power of Diversity: Data-Driven Robust Predictive Control for Energy-Efficient Buildings and Districts

Published: 10Nov2017

Authors: Georgios Darivianakis, Angelos Georghiou, Roy S. Smith, John Lygeros  Publication: IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology (Volume: PP, Issue: 99) Abstract: 

Vito Piazza offers a glimpse into creative powerhouse Sid Lee

Published: 20Nov2017

For Vito Piazza, President and Founding Partner of Sid Lee Toronto, strategy and storytelling are virtually intertwined....

BRIDGE Webinar with Matt Guttentag, Program Director with LINC


Social Network Analysis Date: Monday, December 4, 2017Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST/desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management

The education reformation

Published: 20Nov2017

In a piece for American Affairs, Professor Reuven Brenner takes a pulse of contemporary U.S. education and outlines some of the key challenges in this area, including skewed high school graduation...

Fetal growth interacts with multilocus genetic score reflecting dopamine signaling capacity to predict spontaneous sugar intake in children

Published: 20Nov2017

Authors: P.P. Silveira, I. Pokhvisneva, H. Gaudreau, L. Atkinson, A.S. Fleming, M.B. Sokolowski, M. Steiner, J.L. Kennedy, Laurette Dubé, R.D. Levitan, M.J. Meaney, MAVAN research team...

Desautels Global Expert: Michael Novak

Published: 17Nov2017

Michael Novak, BSc'76, BCL'80, LLB'81, Chairman and Investor at LaunchLeap Inc. Monday, November 13, 2017 Guest Lectures in Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship (MGPO 362) with Prof. Daphne Ann Demetry

Scenario generation for long run interest rate risk assessment

Published: 3Oct2017

Authors: Robert Engle, Guillaume Roussellet, Emil Siriwardane Publication: Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 201, No. 2, December 2017 Abstract: