F2017-W2018 Lunch Talks

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:

2019

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

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.

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.

 

 

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