The Role of University in Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Research Office of the Telfer School of Management is pleased to be hosting the event entitled The Role of University in Entrepreneurship, to be held on November 8th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Telfer School of Management (55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa, room 4101).
o Stephen Daze - Dom Herrick Entrepreneur in Residence, Telfer School of Management
o Peter Jaskiewicz – University Research Chair in Enduring Entrepreneurship
· Community partners
o Sue Abu-Hakima – CEO and President of Akima Mobile Corporation
o Samantha Fulton – CEO Profunda Analytics
· Moderator – Louis Barriault, Interrim Associate Vice-President, Research, University of Ottawa
Each presenter will talk about the role of universities in supporting entrepreneurship and/or entrepreneurs from their personal perspective. The floor will then be opened to questions for the panel. Following this, there will be an informal networking period with hors d’oeuvres and beverages.
5:30 p.m. – Opening remarks by Francois Julien, Dean, Telfer School of Management and Moderator Louis Barriault, Interim Associate Vice-President, Research, University of Ottawa
5:40 p.m. – Introduction – Mark Freel - Vice-Dean (Career Development) and RBC Financial Group Professor in the Commercialization of Innovation
5:50 p.m. Telfer Perspective
- Stephen Daze - Dom Herrick Entrepreneur in Residence, Telfer School of Management
- Peter Jaskiewicz - University Research Chair in Enduring Entrepreneurship
6:10 p.m. – Community Partner Perspective
- Sue Abu-Hakima - CEO and President of Akima Mobile Corporation
- Samantha Fulton - CEO Profunda Analytics
6:30 p.m. – Question period
6:50 p.m. – Closing remarks by Mark Freel
7:00 p.m. – Networking and Refreshments
- Wednesday, November 8, 2017
- 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Telfer School of Management
55 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5
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