The YCPE has scheduled lunch talk events for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Please mark the following dates in your calendars. More details will be posted as they become available:
For all upcoming events, see the calendar on the right side of the YCPE web page for more details.
Tuesday, November 5, noon, Michael Guidice, Philosophy Department, York University, at 140 McLaughlin College
Wednesday, November 6 12 noon, Derek Lett, Office of the Ontario Integrity Commissioner, at 140 McLaughlin College
Wednesday, November 13, noon, Valerie Jepson, Toronto Integrity Commissioner, at 140 McLaughlin College
Thursday, November 14, noon, Ian Macdonald, President Emeritus, York University, at 140 McLaughlin College
May 31 to June 2, 2020: Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics Annual Meeting, University of Western Ontario
Please visit the McLaughlin College website for a full list of scheduled lunch talks.
Some past events
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 28 - Bob Tarantino (Dentons Canada LLP) - "Judging A.I.: Ethics and Accountability for Legal Algorithms" - Details here.
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.