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Vertex Seminar Series: George O'Toole

Mon, 2017-04-03 16:00 - 17:00
Price: FREE

Vertex Sponsored CFTRc Seminar Series



George O’Toole, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Geisel School of Medicine at Darmouth, Hanover, NH, USA

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A Tradition in Transition: Lithography in Islamic Cultural History

Wed, 2017-01-18 (All day) - Tue, 2017-07-18 (All day)
Morrice Hall : Islamic Studies Library, 3485 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E1

During the last decade, the field of Arabic and Islamic studies focused on the revaluation and rediscovery of an extensive amount of sources, mainly in manuscript form, that bear witness to hereto neglected aspects of Arabo-Islamicate cultural his

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Provoking Curriculum Conference 2017

Fri, 2017-02-17 17:30 - Sat, 2017-02-18 12:15

Provoking Curriculum Studies - "Curriculum Encounters" 

February 17-19, 2017 
Faculty of Education, McGill University, Montreal, Canada 
3700 McTavish

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CSACS Seminar: Suning Wang - Organoboron Enabled Transformations and Applications

Tue, 2017-02-21 13:00 - 14:15
Maass Chemistry Building : Room 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B8

Organoboron compounds have attracted much recent research attention due to their unique electronic properties and versatile applications.

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Contact: Dima Perepichka
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How Introverted Leaders Can Be Better Bosses for Extroverts

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:50

Karl Moore, Associate Professor at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University

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Bugs on the menu as palm weevil protein hits the pan

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:45

Aspire was founded by students from Canada's McGill University in 2013, and launched the Ghana project last year.

In the United States, the company has a quarter hectare cricket farm, which sells wholesale to a handful of restaurants. Retailers including Exo and Bitty Foods use Aspire's cricket powder to make protein bars and flour. In Mexico, Aspire is also breeding grasshoppers.

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SEMINAR: Latent class analysis: An indispensable tool for diagnostic research

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:41

SPECIAL SEMINAR Nandini Dendukuri, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University Latent class analysis: An indispensable tool for diagnostic research Friday, January 20 th, 2017 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Ave. West, Room 24


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Connaissez-vous Amancio Ortega ?

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:42

Tout le monde connaît Zara, la célèbre marque de prêt-à-porter branché. Mais peu connaissent Amancio Ortega, son président-fondateur. Pourtant, c’est grâce au style de leadership de son patron que Zara est devenue une marque internationale réputée et son président-fondateur, l’un des hommes les plus riches au monde !

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Décollage Sainte-Ursule, direction Bombardier

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:38

Chaque fois qu'Alain Bellemare prend la route de Louiseville, il laisse derrière lui son titre de président et chef de la direction de Bombardier pour mieux redevenir le fils, le frère, le neveu et le cousin.

Ici, l'homme de 55 ans renoue avec ses racines... et se dit toujours prêt pour une partie de cartes. Le 500. 

Lire l'article complet: La Presse, le 13 janvier 2017

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Fundraising For A Humanitarian Startup? Show VCs The Money

Mon, 2017-01-16 10:30

A noticeable fraction of the thousands of startups I have looked at in the last seven years have made attacking a societal evil (e.g., hunger, homelessness, etc) a key part of why they exist. This is extremely laudable from a moral perspective. We should thank those people for their big hearts and open minds.

However, when trying to secure a venture investment to fund such an endeavor, these startups often fail to include an absolutely necessary section in the pitch deck: How is this investment going to make a bleeping lot of money for its institutional investors?

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