A QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY BELFAST EVENT
2017 EATON LECTURE BY U OF T PRESIDENT MERIC GERTLER
JOIN US FOR A TALK THAT EXPLORES THE ROLE UNIVERSITIES HAVE IN TODAY'S URBAN PROGRESS AND STABILITY.
THE CHIEF EXECUTIVES' CLUB AT QUEEN'S & THE CENTRE FOR CANADIAN STUDIES
cordially invites U of T alumni and friends to The 2017 Eaton Lecture featuring a presentation on "Universities and Urban Regions - A Partnership for Prosperity" by
Professor Meric Gertler
President of the University of Toronto
Thursday, March 23, 2017
5:30 PM – 7:45 PM
Reception & Presentation
Queen's University Belfast
The Canada Room and The Great Hall
Belfast BT7 1NN
Prof. Gertler will discuss how urban regions are emerging as drivers of national and international prosperity; and sources of creativity, entrepreneurship, innovation and resiliency. He will explore the role of universities in leading this urban dynamism and bringing long-term stability to their host regions whilst also connecting these places to the wider world.
After Prof. Gertler's presentation, he will be joined by a panel of local and international experts to debate key issues.
For more information about the panel and event, click here
. To register for the event, email Brenda Carabine at [email protected].
This presentation is one of the many diverse events bringing U of T right into your community. Stay informed, inspired and connected, because together we are boundless.