Management Science Research Centre Seminar: Qing Li, School of Business and Management, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Dr. Katherine M. Chudoba, Florida State University: "Do you read me? Perspective making and perspective taking in call center chat communications"
Faculty Research Seminar: Manuel Mendonca, Management, McGill
Presented by the McGill Finance Research Centre and the Institut de Finance Mathématique de Montréal (IFM2). Keynote speaker: Wayne Ferson, Collins Chair in Finance, Boston College.
Dr. V. Sambamurthy, Michigan State University: "Information technology infrastructure capability and firm performance: An empirical analysis"
Stuart L. Hart, Johnson School of Management, Cornell University: "Driving innovation from the base of the pyramid"
Marketing research seminar - Placebo effects of marketing actions: Consumers may get what they pay for
Baba Shiv, Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa
Dov Charney, founder of American Apparel, a sweatshop-free company that knits, cuts and sews clothes in a downtown Los Angeles facility.
Centre for Strategy Studies in Organizations & the Strategy and Organization Area: Juan Alcacer, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University
Everyone's invited to this fundraiser organized by two MBA groups: the McGill Chapter of the American Marketing Association and Net Impact. Santropol Roulant, a local community volunteer organization, provides many intergenerational and Meals-On-Wheels programs. Mountain Equipment Co-op and the McGill Chapter of Engineers Without Borders are providing stationary bikes that will power blenders to make fresh fruit smoothies (fruit donated by K&B Fruits and Legumes). Santropol Roulant cakes and merchandise will also be sold.