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Join us Tuesday May 8th, 2018 for our 2nd Annual Telfer School of Management Seminar on Advances in Complex Project Leadership.

The admission is free for this event.

2nd Annual Advances in Complex Project Leadership Seminar “Setting conditions for project success in a complex environment”

On May 8th, 2018 the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management, Master of Business in Complex Project Leadership (MBCPL) program will be hosting the second of an annual series of one-day seminars dedicated to complex project leadership.  Read more ›


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7:30 – 8:30 AM Breakfast, Registration, and Networking  
8:30 - 9:00 AM Welcome & CDS Opening Remarks General Vance, Chief of the Defence Staff
9:00 – 10:00 AM Session #1: Infrastructure Ontario - P3 Mr. Rob Pattison, Senior Vice President,
Light Rail Transit, Infrastructure Ontario
10:00 – 10:30 AM Coffee/Networking Break  
10:30 – 11:30 AM

Session #2: UK Government Improving Major Project Delivery

Mr. Tim Banfield, Consultant, The Nichols Group (UK)
11:30 AM – 12:10 PM            Presentation: Comptroller General for Canada - Mr. Roch Huppé  
12:10 – 1:00 PM Lunch  
1:00 – 2:00 PM Session #3: Halifax Frigate Information System

Mr. Dave Monahan, National Defence

Mr. Bob Pask, Lockheed Martin

2:00 – 2:30 PM Coffee/Networking Break  
2:30 – 3:30 PM Session #4: Business Transformation

Michelle Leafloor, MHA 
Director, HIS and Clinical Solutions Delivery, The Ottawa Hospital

3:30 – 5:00 PM Plenary Session (Lessons Learned and Executive Summary) Students and Presenters
5:00 – 5:10 PM Remarks Dean Julien, PhD
5:10 – 6:30 PM Networking Reception  

*Please note: schedule is subject to change.


Tabaret Hall 
TBT 112 – Seminar room
550 Cumberland St 
Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5

Guest Speakers

Learn more about the guest speakers for our seminar.

  • , Director, The Nichols Group
  • , Project Manager, Maritime Engineering Program Management
  • Michelle Leafloor, Director HIS and Clinical Solutions Delivery, Information Services Department of The Ottawa Hospital - Business Transformation
  • , Senior Vice President, Infrastructure Ontario, Light Rail Transit - P 3's
  • Bob Pask, Lockheed Martin

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