GPRM 225 Be a Leader in Research - St. Gallen Symposium Information Session

Description

Would you like to discuss the world’s most pressing issues with today’s top decision-makers like Dominic Barton, McKinsey & Company, Robert Dudley, BP plc, Professor Niall Ferguson, Harvard University or Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund? Are you interested in competing with the world’s brightest students?

If your answer to these questions is “yes”, come meet one of the organizers of next year's St. Gallen Symposium during our information session: Thursday, Nov. 14th, in room SP244.09 from 5:00PM to 6:00PM.

Seize your opportunity and qualify as a “Leader of Tomorrow” for the St. Gallen Symposium through our student essay competition for the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award. The 44th St. Gallen Symposium will be held from May 6th - May 9th 2014 under the topic of “The Clash of Generations”.

The authors of the 100 best contributions will qualify for the St. Gallen Symposium, which includes the following highlights:

- Meet 600 distinguished entrepreneurs, top managers, politicians and scientists from more than 60 nations
- Meet 200 of the world’s brightest young minds
- Expenses covered (flight, board and lodging)
- Chance to win the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award, endowed with EUR 20,000

In order to be eligible for the essay competition, you must be enrolled in a graduate (e.g. Master, MBA, Ph.D., graduate certificate or diploma) and you must be born in or after 1984. Please note that post-docs are not eligible to apply.

Find out more: www.symp.sg
Leader:
1. Nicolai Pogadl, St. Gallen Symposium ISC representative in Canada.
2. Alex Gavrila, Ph.D. Candidate, CSBN, Concordia UniversityDirector, Science & Policy Exchange
Leader Biography:
1.Nicolai Pogadl, St. Gallen Symposium ISC representative in Canada.
2. Alex Gavrila, Ph.D. Candidate, CSBN, Concordia UniversityDirector, Science & Policy Exchange
Learning Objectives:
1- learn about the St. Gallen Symposium
2- meet others who have attended the symposium.
3- tips for writing a successful essay for the competition.
This workshop is recorded under the skill domain:
Research Management
Target Skills:
Conferences and Professional Associations
Related skill domains:
Career Building
Strategic Communication
Section/Date/Time/Location:
/A1 Thu, Nov 14 2013 10h00-11h00 SGW H 1220 (Political Science Seminar Room)
/A2 Thu, Nov 14 2013 17h00-18h00 LOYOLA SP 244.09
/A3 Tue, Nov 12 2013 10h00-11h00 SGW MB 4.346
     
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Repeated:
Does not repeat
Suitable For:
Master ALL
PhD - All
Workshop Capacity:
/A1 25
/A2 25
/A3 0
Remaining Spaces:
/A1 21
/A2 23
/A3 0
Non-attendance Fee: $0.00        
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Past Offerings

Section/Date/Time/Location/Registrations:
/A1 Thu, Nov 14 2013 10h00-11h00 SGW H 1220 (Political Science Seminar Room)    4/25
/A2 Thu, Nov 14 2013 17h00-18h00 LOYOLA SP 244.09    2/25
/A3 Tue, Nov 12 2013 10h00-11h00 SGW MB 4.346    0/0
/A1 Mon, Dec 10 2012 13h00-14h00 SGW GM440.05    12/35