Peterborough event: 21st century education for a 21st century economy and society

September 1, 2016
Paul Davidson, president, Universities Canada

As Canada’s 150th anniversary fast approaches, join Paul Davidson, president and CEO of Universities Canada as he explores the role of industry and higher education in shaping Canada over the next 50 years and beyond.

His talk focuses on how universities and businesses can work together to apply their knowledge, expertise and resources to contribute to a more innovative, inclusive and prosperous Canada. Davidson will highlight how new approaches to teaching and learning – including global experiences – are preparing young Canadians for the innovative, collaborative and international workplaces of the future.

Tuesday September 27, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Best Western Plus Otonabee Inn
84 Lansdowne St. E.
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Z3

For more information and to purchase tickets, please go to the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce website

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Universities Canada is the voice of Canada’s universities at home and abroad, representing the interests of 97 Canadian public and private not-for-profit universities.

Media Contacts:
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Director, communications
Universities Canada
Tel.: 613-563-3961 ext. 238
Cell.: 613-608-8749

Nadine Robitaille
Communications officer
Universities Canada
Tel.: 613-563-3961 ext. 306

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