F2017-W2018 Lunch Talks

The YCPE has scheduled lunch talk events for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Please mark the following dates in your calendars. More details will be posted as they become available:

2017

Wednesday, September 27 - Gregory Levine "Codes, Commissioners and the State of the Municipal Ethics Regime in Ontario in 2017". Download poster here. Click for Video.

Wednesday, October 25 - Kevin Donovan (Editor, Investigations at The Star), "The Law and Ethics of Investigative Journalism" - Download poster here. Click for Video.

Wednesday, November 22 - Joy Kirchner (Dean of Libraries, YorkU) and Andrea Kosavic (Interim Associate Dean of Libraries, Digital Engagement and Strategy), "Open Data in Context: Balancing the Benefits of Openness" - Download poster here. Click for Video.

Tuesday, November 29 - Professor Chris MacDonald (Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University), "Should Corporations punish Employees for Off-Duty Wrongs? Or, Should Murder be a Firing Offence?"  - Download poster here. Click for Video.

2018

Wednesday, January 31 - William Wong (Deputy Parliamentary Counsel, Table Research Office at Legislative Assembly of Ontario) - "A Legislative Island in an Ocean of Government: Service to the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario and the Office of the Assembly" - Details here.

Wednesday, February 7 - Olivia Schuman (PhD Candidate, Philosophy) - "Donor Anonymity in Canada: Practical and Moral Considerations" - Download poster here. Click for Video.

Wednesday, February 14 - William van Wijngaarden (York University, Physics) - "Climate Change: What on Earth is Going On?" - Download poster here. Click for Video.

Wednesday, February 28 - Bob Tarantino (Dentons Canada LLP) - "Judging A.I.: Ethics and Accountability for Legal Algorithms" -  Details here.

POSTPONED - George Fallis (York University, Economics) - "The Welfare State - Canadian Style Myths, Realities, and Puzzles".

POSTPONED - Greg Levine (Western University) - "Conflict of Interest: A Reflection".

Please visit the McLaughlin College website for a full list of scheduled lunch talks.

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