Dr. Gordon Keller

Dr. Gordon Keller

Dr. Gordon Keller, Director, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine

 

Stem Cells - You can't live without them! Hear how Scientists are harnessing their power to treat everything from A-Z.

October 25th, 1:00-3:00 pm

Dr. Gordon Keller, Director, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine will explain the most recent updates and impact of Stem Cell Research in Canada and discuss the breakthroughs and successful application to the big three diseases - Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease.

Jim Fisher

Jim Fisher

Jim Fisher, Vice-Dean, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management

 

Leadership: What Is It, Who Does It
and Who Is Any Good At It?

November 1st, 1:00-3:00 pm

With the US Presidential election in its last days, the Liberal Party of Canada starting to select it's new leader and so many other leadership struggles going on in the Middle East... it seems that all we hear and read about is leadership.

But what do we mean by leadership and how do we tell the good from the bad?

Please come on November 1 to hear Jim Fisher, Vice - Dean of the Rotman School of Management who will share his perspectives on current leadership theory and use those ideas to assess the leaders most in the news today.

Many of you will remember Jim Fisher from his last engaging talk on the US election in 2008... and we are delighted to welcome him back.

Janice Stein

Janice Stein

Janice Stein, Director, Munk School of Global Affairs

 

The Middle East at a Crossroads

November 8th, 1:00-3:00 pm

The Middle East is undergoing the most important changes in the last seventy years. Janice Stein, director of the Munk School of Global Affairs will discuss how these changes might play out and what kind of impact they will have on the rest of the world.

David Barrett

David Barrett

David Barrett, President, Solutions Network Ltd.

 

Have you Built Your Life Plan Yet?

November 15th, 1:00-3:00 pm

When most of think about personal planning we think about our financial portfolio. But this is only a small portion of our lives. What about our health, our friends, our kids, our work, our play and more. Everyone knows that businesses have a strategic plan - short, medium and long term. So why not us? Over the hour we will look at a simple strategic planning model for our lives. We will then each pick one part of our lives and apply the model. On our way out we will have a road map to plan all the other important parts of our lives.