Desautels Faculty of Management news
McGill University was the recipient of the Educational Institution Recognition Award at the CACEE (Canadian Association for Career Educators and Employers) National Conference held in June 2007 in Kingston, Ontario. Lorrie Quigg (Manager, Desautels Faculty of Management Career Development Services) and Gregg Blachford (Director, McGill Career and Placement Services - CAPS) accepted the award on behalf of McGill.
Every Monday in the Globe and Mail's Report on Business, Karl Moore interviews professors and thinkers, CEOs and exciting young professors.
Professor Robert David is co-organizer of Cornell-McGill Conference on Institutions and Entrepreneurship
Desautels Faculty of Management professor Robert David is co-organizer of the Cornell-McGill Conference on Institutions and Entrepreneurship, being held in Ithaca, New York, on July 22-24, 2007.
BCom sophomore Jean-Michel Filiatrault, a goaltender with the McGill University Redmen, has won the Guy Lafleur trophy as the Quebec university player who best combines hockey with academic success.
Professor Vedat Verter has won the 2007 Service Prize from the Canadian Operations Research Society (CORS). This award is given to one or two people each year by the Society to acknowledge an outstanding contribution to the development of operations research in Canada.
Entre Nous with David Lank, Director of the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurial Studies: Risky business
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A paper by Alain Pinsonneault, Imasco Chair of Information Systems and James McGill Professor, has been selected as a Highly Commended Winner at the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence, 2007. Co-authored with then PhD student Marlei Pozzebon (now a professor in the Department of Information Technologies at HEC Montréal), the paper, "Combining social shaping of technology and communicative action theory for understanding rhetorical closure in IT," first appeared in Information Technology & People. Emerald is a leading English-language publisher of academic and professional literature in management, library services and engineering. Click on "More information" to view the article.