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Queen's University
 

2014 Queen's Policy Forum - Global Shifts: Opportunities and Risks for Canada
AGENDA

Friday, April 25, 2014
Biosciences Complex, Queen's University,  Lecture Theatre, 1101 


Introductory Address
9:45 - 10:00 am

"Global Shifts: Emerging Issues, Risks and Opportunities for Canada"
Speaker: Kim Nossal, Director, Stauffer-Dunning Chair, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


Session 1:  Economic and Resource Shifts: Risks and Opportunities in Global Markets
10:00 - 11:30 am

Chair:  Robert Wolfe,  Professor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

Speakers:
Ari Van Assche
, Associate Professor, Department of International Business, HEC Montreal

Marie-Lucie Morin, Former Executive Director Representing Canada, Ireland and the Caribbean, World Bank


Lunch
11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Biosciences Atrium



Session 2: Arcs of Instability and Conflict: the Nexus of Security and Development
12:30 - 2:00 pm 

Chair:  The Hon. Hugh Segal , Senator, Canada 

Speakers:
Morris Rosenberg
,
former Deputy Minister, Department of Foreign Affairs

Roland Paris , Director, Centre for International Policy Studies; University Research Chair in International Security and Governance, University of Ottawa


Break
2:00 - 2:15 pm



Session 3:
Humanitarian Crises: Implications at Home and Abroad
2:15 - 3:45 pm 

Chair:  Naomi Alboim, Adjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University 

Speakers:
Howard Adelman
, Professor Emeritus, Centre for Refugee Studies, York University

Margaret Biggs, Skelton-Clark Fellow, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University; former President, Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)


Break
3:45 - 4:00 pm  


The Donald Gow Memorial Lecture
4:00 - 5:15 pm - Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1101

presented by:

Thomas Mulcair, Leader of the NDP party is the 2013 Donald Gow Memorial Lecturer

The Hon. Thomas Mulcair 
MP for Outremont and Leader of the Official Opposition

"Canada in the 21st Century: A Vision for Peace, Prosperity and Global Leadership"

 



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