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Thank you - 2017 Gala of Excellence

 
 
Thank you to all of those who attended the 2017 Gala of Excellence on October 21.  With over 340 guests in attendance, we celebrated the achievements and outstanding contributions that our alumni make to the world of business, health-care, the community and their alma mater. It was also a chance for us to celebrate the milestone anniversaries of the graduates of 1967, 1977, 1992 and 2007.

You can find photos from the evening on our Flickr page. Feel free to download and share with your friends!

Click here to read more about the five remarkable alumni who were recognized at the Gala »
Click here to read more about the Telfer Donor of the Year who were recognized at the Gala »
 
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2016-17 DEAN'S ANNUAL REPORT
2016-17 DEAN'S ANNUAL REPORT
Our 2016-17 Dean's Annual Report was launched on Saturday October 21st, at the Telfer 2017 Gala of Excellence. This year’s edition of the Dean’s Report focuses on innovation. You will find in it many stories from students, professors, researchers and administrators who, during the past 12 months, have made significant contributions to the economic prosperity of the Telfer School of Management, the region and Canada. Read the Report »
THE ROLE OF UNIVERSITY IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP
THE ROLE OF UNIVERSITY IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Join us in exploring how universities can provide an ecosystem for professors, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in order to develop good research as well as the necessary supports to commercialize.  We will hear from Telfer professors and innovative entrepreneurs from the Ottawa region.

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GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK
GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK
November 13 to 19, 2017 is Global Entrepreneurship Week, the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch start-ups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. For more details on the schedule and events, please visit: http://uogew.ca/
GIVING TUESDAY
GIVING TUESDAY
On November 28, the University of Ottawa will be participating, for the third year in a row, in Giving Tuesday, an international day of giving. This day is an opportunity for alumni, the University and the business community to join together and rally for their favorite cause and think about others. 

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RESEARCH LEADERSHIP
FINDING THE NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK OF DATA
FINDING THE NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK OF DATA
Professor Bijan Raahemi has been awarded a Discovery Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) to design, verify and analyze algorithms in the areas of healthcare, corporate finance, and engineering. Professor Raahemi will create and test algorithms to discover anomalies in high dimensional data.
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RISING STAR
HOLLY TODD (BCOM STUDENT)
HOLLY TODD (BCOM STUDENT)
Learn how the RBC CO-OP Entrepreneurship Program allowed her to work full-time on Enactus’ social enterprise, Sprout, focusing her time and energy on bringing it to the next stage in its evolution and giving her valuable transferable skills that she can use in her career moving forward. 

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ALUMNI IN THE LEAD
LILIAN GOH ET SWEE CHUA GOH - DONORS OF THE YEAR
LILIAN GOH ET SWEE CHUA GOH - DONORS OF THE YEAR
Lilian Goh et Swee Chua Goh were honoured at the 2017 Gala of Excellence on October 21st as the Donors of the Year recipients. The couple has a long history at Telfer: Swee is an Emeritus Professor and Lilian is a founding advisor of the CPA Accounting and Governance Research Centre. The Lilian and Swee Chua Goh Doctoral Scholarships provided tremendous momentum to the fall 2016 launch of the PhD program by helping us recruit four top-notch candidates in 2016 and one in 2017. Read more »