uOttawa Chancellor’s Debate

Thursday, March 30, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The University of Ottawa is proud to present the uOttawa Chancellor's Debate.

Initiated by our Chancellor, Calin Rovinescu, this series brings together thought leaders, opinion makers and exceptional individuals who, through lively exchanges and spirited discussions, explore and exchange views on important contemporary issues that affect students.

The next debate will focus on the following question:

Disruption: Is it good for business?

It will feature:

  • Mitch Garber (LLL 1989) – Entrepreneur, philanthropist and former Dragon, Mr. Garber is the CEO of Caesars Acquisition Company, which controls Caesars Interactive Entertainment, the World Series of Poker and Playtika. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Cirque Du Soleil.
  • Sophia Leong (BCom 1987, EMBA 1995) – Strategic, operational planning and business development specialist, Ms. Leong is Director of the Executive MBA Program at the uOttawa Telfer School of Management.
  • Calin Rovinescu (LLB 1980, DU 2014) – Twice-named Canada's Best CEO and Canada's Outstanding CEO of the Year™ for 2016, Mr. Rovinescu is the President and CEO of Air Canada, and Chancellor of the University of Ottawa.

A question-and-answer period will follow.

Thursday, March 30, 2017
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Huguette Labelle Hall (Tabaret Hall)
550 Cumberland Street
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N8
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