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TechIdea Pitch Competition Submission Deadline

24 Nov 2020
13 Dec 2020

The competition encourages McGill students, working in teams, to propose new technologically-based ideas/solutions in the form of new products, services and/or ventures to solve real world problems. 

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Online | McGill Certified Agile and SCRUM Master (MCASM)

30 Nov 2020
Practice using agile project management techniques

Agile project management is a value-driven approach that focuses on continuous improvement, agility, team input and delivering quality products and services on time and on budget.

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Online | Virtual Teams

30 Nov 2020
Teaming for innovation and growth

As more organizations work virtually, managers of traditional work teams are tasked with leading across locations, functions, cultures and time zones.

In this one-day, action-learning workshop, you will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to lead virtual teams successfully. You will leave with a pragmatic set of tools and strategies to improve performance, engagement, innovation, sharing and intercultural behaviours.

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Entrepreneur’s Day in NY

1 Dec 2020 17:30

The McGill Dobson Centre For Entrepreneurship is proud to be creating international relationships with prominent startup ecosystems abroad. Our mission is to develop, support and accelerate emerging innovation at McGill while expanding global growth opportunities for our startups.

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MMR Online Information Session: December 1, 2020

1 Dec 2020 18:00

Join us for an online information session to learn about the new Master of Management in Retailing program at McGill University.

Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST

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MBA Online Information Session: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

1 Dec 2020 20:00

Join us for an online information session to learn about the MBA Program at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University.

Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST

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Online Information Session | Mini-MBA

2 Dec 2020
Is a Mini-MBA right for you?

Join Carol Alfieri, Mini-MBA Program Director, to learn more about the Mini-MBA curriculum, the upcoming Online Mini-MBA program and the experiential learning opportunities they provide. Advisors will be on hand to answer any live questions regarding the program.Click here to register

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Learn @ Lunch Pre-Startup Skills: Workshop #4 – Foundations of IP and Patent Searching

2 Dec 2020 12:00

Remote Workshop #4 – Foundations of IP and Patent Searching

This workshop will demystify and explain the various form of intellectual property (IP), namely, patents, industrial designs, copyright, trademarks, and trade secrets. We will then do some actual patent searching with our librarian April Colosimo using the DERWENT worldwide patent database. 

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Online | Navigating Workplace Conflict

3 Dec 2020
Essentials for a healthy work environment

This workshop provides participants with the knowledge, skills and strategies to better prevent or handle conflict constructively. By gaining an understanding of what conflict is and how it emerges, participants will begin to understand the costs and benefits of conflict in organizations.

Participants will leave with an action plan for applying conflict resolution processes within their organization.

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Online Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training (3 or 4 days): December 3-11, 2020

3 Dec 2020
11 Dec 2020

Lean Six Sigma has become the most successful continuous improvement methodology and project management methodology for processes, products and service improvements. Focusing on customers’ needs, this approach utilizes data driven tools, team based decision making, and a rigorous methodology to solve problems related to quality, time, cost, waste, non-value added and to ensure that solutions are sustained over time.

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Sustainable Financial/Digital Investment in Agriculture Sector in Developing Countries Webinar

3 Dec 2020 08:00

Co-hosted by the Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation (AODIRF) and Global Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) including a special collaboration with International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE) and Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC).

GMAT Lunch and Learn MasterClass for MBA Program

3 Dec 2020 12:00

Are you considering applying to McGill's Desautels MBA?

Join us in the GMAT Lunch 'n' Learn MasterClass, co-hosted by Admit Master, to learn how you can achieve a competitive 700+ GMAT score in two to three months.

Pathways for PhDs: Desautels Faculty of Management

3 Dec 2020 15:00

What careers do PhD graduates from the Desautels Faculty of Management pursue after graduation? Come to this round table to hear stories and ask questions about the paths PhDs forged after graduation, what they learned along the way, and what their day-to-day work is like.

OB Research Seminar: Marissa King, Yale School of Management

4 Dec 2020 10:30
Marissa King, Professor of Organizational Behavior, Yale School of Management Title of talk: Curtailing Epidemics of Professional Deviance: Networks, Social Influence, and the High-Risk Opioid Prescribing

Professor King’s research examines social influence, social networks, and team dynamics.

Online | AI Essentials

7 Dec 2020
Create value with Artificial Intelligence

As Montreal continues to develop as a hub for Artificial Intelligence research labs and incubators, managers are looking to demystify how AI technology will change the way they do business.

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