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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Research by Jonathan Patrick to Provide Model of Community Care Services

Research by professor Jonathan Patrick of the Telfer School and M.Sc. System Sciences candidate Pedram Noghami will help decision makers determine the necessary capacity in a network of community services, with the goal of ensuring smooth patient flow, with minimal blocking. Conducted in collaboration with the Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long Term   …Continue Reading

Dan Lane to Develop Business Plan for International Market in Haiti

Professor Dan Lane will lead a team of partners to develop a business plan for an international market in Haiti. The aim is to explore the feasibility of creating a market on an approximately 40-hectare site near the border with the Dominican Republic to be called the “Ganthier International Flea Market.” The project is significant   …Continue Reading

Telfer Students Shine in CGA Ontario Intopia Strategy Simulation

The CGA Ontario Intopia Strategy Simulation is an exciting and integrative learning opportunity for BCom students as part of their 4th year Strategic Management class. From July 10 to 15, students participated in this simulation at the Telfer School of Management’s Desmarais Building. Congratulations to the members of the winning team: Éric Bélanger   Curtis Chusroskie   …Continue Reading

Alyssa Scott Receives the KPMG Award for Excellence

Alyssa Scott was awarded the KPMG Award for Excellence by Grant McDonald, Managing Partner at KPMG LLP at the Telfer School Post-Convocation Luncheon on June 10, 2013.  Alyssa was also the recipient of the University Gold Medal and the Highest Achievement in Accounting. About the KPMG Award KPMG ’s contribution will provide  exceptional students who   …Continue Reading

Congratulations to Five Remarkable Alumni!

Five remarkable alumni were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the world of business, the community and their alma mater. The Trudeau Medals, the Young Achiever's Award and the Dean's Philos Award were presented at the 2013 Telfer School of Management Alumni Association Gala of Excellence, which was held at the Ottawa Convention Centre on   …Continue Reading

Jacomo Corbo Provides Expert Counsel on Using Big Data for Smart Cities, Better Healthcare

Professor Jacomo Corbo, the Canada Research Chair in Information and Performance Management, was called on to provide expert counsel to the office of the Mayor of London (UK) as part of the European iCity initiative aimed at helping cities make better use of their data for design, growth, and the delivery of services. As part   …Continue Reading

Professor Doug Angus Provided Expertise on Medical Resident Work Hours

Professor Doug Angus of the Telfer School served as a member of one of the expert working groups which studied the issue of resident duty hours for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This initiative culminated in a final report released in June 2013, Fatigue, Risk and Excellence: Towards a Pan-Canadian Consensus   …Continue Reading

Thibaud Clément (MBA 2011) Publishes Book on Entrepreneurship

Thibaud Clément’s most recent book titled "Se lancer sans attendre – Génération d’entrepreneurs"  was published on July 4 at Éditions Diateino. The book is meant to help overcome obstacles that could prevent you from starting a project. It highlights concrete solutions such as collaborative consumption and targeted social media advertising that can solve some of   …Continue Reading