Friday, April 29, 2011

Invitation from Penn

The topic is: “Decision-Making in Today’s Volatile Market: Overcoming Barriers to Good Decision-Making”.

The Penn-Wharton Club of Toronto would like to invite you to attend this first-class presentation. Given the topic, we are trying to have senior-level executives attend, as much as possible.


This is a great opportunity for you to become aware of the unparalleled resources available to all of us from the University of Pennsylvania and The Wharton School. The value of this event is over $100 per person ... and is FREE to all alumni and their senior and C-Level guests. You will also each receive a FREE copy of Wharton Vice-Dean Jason Wingard's book: Win the Leadership Game: How Companies Can Create Unbeatable Global Teams.

We look forward to welcoming you to this event! If you plan on attending, just register at the link below. If you have any problems registering, let us know. PLEASE SIGN IN AS A NON-ALUMNI, for those who did not attend Penn or Wharton. Thanks!

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Invitation from Northwestern

Northwestern Faculty Speaker Event: Revolution in the Middle East

Join alumni from top universities outside of Canada on Thursday, May 12, for a timely and fascinating discussion on the most important developments in the Middle East in the last 30 years.

Northwestern Political Science Professor Wendy Pearlman, the Crown Junior Chair in Middle East Studies, will explore the causes, mechanisms, and implications of the recent surge of popular protest and political transformations sweeping across the Arab world. Putting these momentous changes in their historical context, Prof. Pearlman will go beyond the headlines to discuss what these historic events mean for the Middle East and for us.

This event will be held at the Park Hyatt Hotel at Avenue Rd. and Bloor. A reception to meet and network with your fellow alumni will be followed by Prof. Pearlman's presentation and discussion.

· 6:30-7:15 pm reception
· 7:15-8:30 presentation and Q&A
· Location: Park Hyatt Hotel (Queen's Park South Ballroom), 4 Avenue Road, Toronto
· Ticket Price: $30 (includes light appetizers), cash bar will be available.

For more information, to register and purchase tickets, please see the event page