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Internship Opportunity with the Social Economy Initiative in partnership with the McGill Quartier de l’Innovation

Thu, 2015-04-02 14:45

The Social Economy Initiative in partnership with the McGill Quartier de l’Innovation (QI) team invites McGill student (graduate and undergraduate) applications to a part-time 6-month internship developing a case study on McGill’s partnership and involvement with the Salon 1861 (Gestion immobilière Quo Vadis). 

The project will be co-supervised by Desautels Professors Emmanuelle Vaast and Ruthanne Huising with support from Ms. Isabelle Péan of the McGill QI team.

Contact Information

Contact: Ms. Anna Birnie-Lefcovitch
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM)
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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Case Competition Promotes Cross-Faculty Collaboration

Mon, 2015-03-16 16:53

On January 16-17, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), CREATE in Green Chemistry, and the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED), jointly a workshop and case competition on Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry.

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Information Session: BCom Major and Concentration in Managing for Sustainability

Tue, 2015-02-24 16:30 - 17:30

Are you interested in combining your managerial and business knowledge with a deep understanding of the interlinked economic, social and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability? Did you know that you can graduate with a McGill Desautels BCom degree while also having a solid foundation in the fundamentals of ecological and social systems? If so, please join us to learn about Desautels’ Managing for Sustainability programs, course offerings, and possible career paths in sustainability.     

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MDIIM SEI Impact Internship Program - Call for Applications

Thu, 2015-01-22 10:53

Looking to apply your budding management skills towards something meaningful this summer? The Social Economy Initiative (SEI) invites you to apply to be part of the 2015 cohort of the Impact Internship Program!

The SEI Impact Internship Program (SEI IIP) places exceptional students, primarily in local Montreal-based social enterprises, to take on special projects and contribute to social impact and positive social change within the non-profit sector.

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Health Management Seminar: Risk and Cost in Healthcare Delivery Networks

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:00 - 14:00
Bronfman Building : Room 410, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Health Management Seminar

Risk and Cost in Healthcare Delivery Networks:Data-driven and Analytical Models

Fernanda Bravo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT Sloan School of Management

Abstract

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Risks and Responsibilities in the Chemistry Industry

Wed, 2015-01-21 17:45 - 18:45

Date: Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Time: 5:45 – 6:45 PM

Location: Bronfman Building, Room 001

Event description:

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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry: An Afternoon with the Experts

Fri, 2015-01-16 13:00 - 15:00
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Date: Friday, January 16, 2015

Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Bronfman Building, Room 422

Event description:

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3rd Annual Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Workshop and Case Competition

Fri, 2015-01-16 (All day) - Sat, 2015-01-17 (All day)

Dear MBA students,

We wish to bring your attention to an opportunity to participate in the 3rd Annual Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Workshop and Case Competition, January 16-17, 2015. The event will bring masters-level students and practitioners from the areas of management, chemistry, and engineering, to learn about sustainable development and product design. Students will then apply their knowledge and compete as integrated teams.   

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MDIIM Student Associates Program – Call for 2014-15 Applications Now Open

Tue, 2014-09-30 (All day) - Mon, 2014-10-06 (All day)

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM)’s mandate is to address complex, systemic challenges through an integrative approach to management.  Such an approach breaks down disciplinary barriers, embraces multiple perspectives and encourages holistic, context-sensitive thinking about organizations. Integrated management constructively faces the tensions of different perspectives on value to enact strategies that transcend rather than accept trade-offs.

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Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

Thu, 2014-09-25 17:30 - 20:00
Price: Free

"Rapid innovation and growth in renewable energy", a talk by MIT's Jessica Trancik

Renewable energy technologies have sustained high growth rates over the past 30 years [1], with solar and wind energy production growing at roughly 30% per year, due to a combination of technology cost improvement and public policy incentives.

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