FOCUS 2021

Welcome to FOCUS 2021 As you begin to explore different academic pathways, you will have an opportunity to:

    • Hear from Faculty representatives from each specialization area
    • Engage with a student panel
    • Discover professional pathways through conversations with the Career Development Centre
    • Learn about the wealth of Master’s Level Programs offerings

VIRTUAL MARKETPLACE

Following the presentation & panel portion of the event, you will have an opportunity to join different zoom rooms to mingle and ask questions in a small-group setting. The various zoom rooms will be hosted by Faculty representatives from each specialization area, as well as staff representatives from the CDC, Master’s Level Program Recruitment & Admissions & your dedicated Academic Advisors.

Saturday, March 6, 2021

Part 1: Panel and Presentations

8:30 – 10:00 am EST

Join via Zoom| Passcode: 063695

Welcome (8:30 – 8:40am) 
Detlev Zwick, Interim Dean, Schulich School of Business
Luba Pan, Director, Student and Enrolment Services

Specialization Areas (8:40 – 8:50 am)
Luba Pan, Director, Student and Enrolment Services

Faculty Introductions (8:50 – 9:25 am)
Meet Faculty Members

Masters-Level Programs (9:25 – 9:30 am) 
Michael De Luca, Recruitment and Communications Coordinator

Student Panel Discussion (9:30 – 9:50 am)
Facilitated by Darren Lafreniere

Andrea Pesevski, Marketing and Organizational Studies

Junjun Liu, Operations Management Information Systems

Meena Shanmuganathan, Marketing & CIM; Future Law Student

Nabeel Laher, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and Organizational Behaviour

Shreya Kothari, Finance, Strategy, and Entrepreneurship

Closing Remarks (9:50 – 10:00 am)
Luba Pan, Director, Student and Enrolment Services

 

Part 2: Virtual Marketplace

10:00 – 11:00 am EST  

Career Development Centre  (CDC)
Darren Lafreniere, Industry Advisor, Consulting
Chris Symonds, Industry Advisor, Accounting & Financial Services
Amir Khan, Industry Advisor, Diversified Industries

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Masters-Level Programs
Michael De Luca, Recruitment and Communications Coordinator

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 985 9574 2947 | Passcode: 163336

Academic Advisors
Marianna Colalillo & Rohini Chaba

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 912 0318 9452 | Passcode: 923501

Accounting
Marc Colasanti, Professor of Accounting

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Certificate in International Management
Bernard Wolf, Professor Emeritus of Economics and International Business

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Entrepreneurial and Family Business Studies
Moren Lévesque, Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 916 9432 4156 |  Passcode: 541372

Finance
Lilian Ng, Professor of Finance; Scotiabank Chair in International Finance

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 957 3664 4644 | Passcode: 121896

International Business & Economics
Farrokh Zandi, Sessional Lecturer, Economics; Associate Director of Undergraduate Programs

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 940 6327 3963

Marketing
Ashwin Joshi, Associate Professor of Marketing; Director, MBA Program

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Operations Management & Information Systems
Manus (Johnny) Rungtusanatham, Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 950 2339 4752

Organization Studies
Brent Lyons, Associate Professor; York Research Chair in Stigmatization and Social Identity

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 918 0127 4648 | Passcode: 926366

Responsible Business
Burkard Eberlein, Professor of Strategic Management/Public Policy

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Strategic Management
Tom Wesson, Associate Professor of Strategic Management/Policy

Join via Zoom  | Webinar ID: 938 0167 2157 | Passcode: 924212