Don't forget to check out the events & exhibitions taking place this fall, including "Celebrating Scribes, Scholars, and Conservators"; the Hugh MacLennan Memorial Lecture, "Parental translation, a primer" (Nicole and Émile Martel); and "Why trust public experiments? An historical perspective" (Simon Schaffer, Cambridge University).
On October 5, 2005, the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal paid tribute to Henry Mintzberg by inducting him into the Academy of Great Montrealers, along with other individuals who have made their mark on the history of our city in the economic, social, cultural and scientific spheres.
One conference, 17 world leaders and an endless source of cutting-edge strategies for inspirational business leadership. Henry Mintzberg will take part in the Leaders in London Summit 2005 in London, England, October 18-19. Renowned for breathing new life into a generation of management programs, he will lead a one-day masterclass of international participants and offer his expertise on management. Mintzberg will share the spotlight with some of the world's prominent leadership experts, including Bill Clinton, Mikhail Gorbachev, Lou Gerstner and Spencer Johnson. McGill staff interested in attending get a 25% discount. Contact Dora Koop (dora [dot] koop [at] mcgill [dot] ca) for details.
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Ces journées sont organisée par l'Université de Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle.
Bradley Quon (MD/MBA'05)and Rafael Firszt (MD/MBA'05) found Canadian consumers could save an average 24% by purchasing drugs from online Canadian pharmacies rather than from traditional US drugstore chains.
On Saturday, October 1, the MBA rugby team defeated the Rotman MBA team 31-0.
Thanks to a $1-million gift from philanthropist Herschel Victor (BCom'44), the ribbon was officially cut to inaugurate the new lobby in the Bronfman Building that was named in his honour.
The Faculty of Management CEO Speakers Series presents: Robert Brown, CEO of CAE, on October 7; Warren Buffett, January 13, 2006 (in Omaha); Robert Milton, CEO of Air Canada, January 20, 2006; Travis Engen, CEO of Alcan, March 17, 2006. For information, contact Professor Karl Moore (karl [dot] moore [at] mcgill [dot] ca), 514-398-4138.
Bob Willard, renowned author and sustainable business guru, gave an inspirational talk on September 14 based on his book "The Next Sustainability Wave." This event was held in support of the Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation and raised over $220.