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Tackling Ontario’s Challenges: Experts and Decision-Makers Meet to Explore Ontario’s Key Policy Challenges

The Council of Ontario Universities, the Glendon School of Public and International Affairs and the Schulich School of Business (York University) present the Annual Ontario Research Chairs in Public Policy Symposia Series.

How can we make Ontario better? What policies and technologies can help our province get ahead? Tackling Ontario’s Challenges is a series of four public events that bring together academic experts and decision-makers from the public and private sectors to explore solutions to Ontario’s key economic, environmental and social issues.

Focus: Ontario’s Prosperity Challenge
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Location: Miles S. Nadal Management Centre, Ernst & Young Tower,
Toronto Dominion Centre
222 Bay Street, Suite 500, Toronto

Featuring experts such as:

  •  Dr. William Anderson, Ontario Research Chair in Cross-Border Transportation, University of Windsor
  •  Dr. Douglas Cumming, Ontario Research Chair in Economics and Cross Cultural Studies, York University
  •  Mr. Bob Armstrong, former Chair of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and President of Armstrong Trade and Logistics Advisory Services Inc.
  •  Mr. Craig Asano, Executive Director, National Crowdfunding Association

Register Now
Further details: www.glendon.yorku.ca/cousymposium/english/programs/prosperity/index.php

Celebrate Digital Culture

Friday, Dec. 6, 2013
Free public event at York University. Five professors, a librarian and a former grad student talk about the latest ideas in digital culture. Click here to find out more.