Advancing Creative Solutions for Global Development
March 24, 2017
9 AM - 5 PM
New Residence Hall, Salle Prince Arthur
3625 avenue du Parc, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P8
Registration: $100; McGill Staff & Alumni $50; Students $10.
Registration fee includes all Symposium materials, lunch, refreshments, and networking cocktail.
|9:00-9:15||Welcome and Opening Remarks
Anja Geitmann, Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University
|9:15-9:35||Moving from the MDGs to the SDGs: How realistic?
John McArthur (Brookings Institution)
Panel I - Harnessing Science, Technology and Innovation
Moderator: Leroy Phillip, McGill University
Panel II – Inclusive Growth
Moderator: Sonia Laszlo, McGill University
|12:00-13:30||Working Lunch - Generating Creative Ideas and Solutions|
|13:30-13:50||Policy Framework to Achieve Agenda 2030
Margaret Biggs (Queens University)
Creative Ideas and Solutions to Achieve Agenda 2030
Towards Building a ConsensusJohn McArthur (Brookings Institution) and
Phil Oxhorn (McGill)
Marco Ferroni (SFSA)