School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies
School of Policy Studies

2015/2016 Policy Talks


What's Next in Canadian Anti-terror Law and Policy: Reading the Tea Leaves
Mar. 31, 2016
Craig ForceseAssociate Professor, Faculty of Law (Common Law Section), University of Ottawa

The Changing Higher Education Policy Landscape: Canada and the World
Mar. 24, 2016
Daniel R. WoolfPrincipal and Vice-Chancellor, Queen's University

Fixing Defence Procurement in Canada: Suggestions for the Trudeau Government
Mar. 17, 2016
Kim Richard NossalProfessor, School of Policy Studies, Centre for International and Defence Policy, and Department of Political Studies, Queen's University

A Design Perspective on Management
Mar. 10, 2016
Jean-Baptiste LitricoAssociate Professor and Distinguished Faculty Fellow of Strategy at the Smith School of Business, Queen's University

Social Policy is Back!
Mar. 4, 2016
Sherri TorjmanVice-President, Caledon Institute of Social Policy

Trade Policy from an Entrepreneur Perspective
Feb. 25, 2016
Peng Sang CauPresident and CEO, Transformix Engineering

Senate Reform: Unlimited Possibilities
Feb. 11, 2016
Senator Grant MitchellLiberal Senator, Senate of Canada

How to deliver an effective and engaging presentation: some tips and tricks
Feb. 5, 2016
Rachel LaforestAssociate Professor and MPA Program Director, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

Panel: Electoral Reform in the Trudeau Government
Jan. 21, 2016
A panel discussion with Jonathan Rose and Peter Milliken.  Moderated by Kathy Brock

Re-engaging Iran
Jan. 14, 2016
John Mundyfrmr Ambassador to Iran

Canada’s cultural model: challenge, crisis and change
Jan. 8, 2016
Victor RabinovitchAdjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies,Queen's University

Canada at a Crossroads: Is Reconciliation the Answer?
Nov. 27, 2015
Bob WattsAdjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

Fighting an Idea: ISIL and Terror
Nov. 25, 2015
Barbara MartinAdjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

Moving to a zero carbon economy: Opportunities for Canada
Nov. 19, 2015
Warren Mabee​Canada Research Chair in Renewable Energy Development and Implementation, Director, Queen's Institute for Energy & Environmental Policy (QIEEP), Associate Professor, (cross-appointed) Department of Geography and the School of Environmental Studies, Queen’s University

The Boat people and the Syrian Refugees: Lessons Learned and Forgotten
Nov. 12, 2015
Naomi AlboimAdjunct Professor and Fellow, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

TPP: A Big Deal?
Nov. 5, 2015
Robert WolfeProfessor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

The New Trudeau Government: Policy and Politics
Oct. 30, 2015
Elly AlboimPrincipal, Earnscliffe Strategy Group

If Canada had a System-Wide Healthcare Strategy, What Form Could it Take?
Oct. 15, 2015
Dr. A. Scott CarsonStauffer-Dunning Chair of Policy Studies and Executive Director, School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University

Inequality, Social Policy, and the Election
Oct. 8, 2015
Keith BantingStauffer-Dunning Fellow in the School of Policy Studies and Professor Emeritus in the Department of Political Studies, Queen’s University

Attracting and Retaining New Talent in an Accountability Era: Deputy Ministers Speak Out
Oct. 1, 2015
Kathy L. BrockProfessor, School of Policy Studies and Department of Political Studies (cross-appointed), Queen’s University

The New Global Goals on Sustainable Development: Cure or Curse?
Sept. 24, 2015
Margaret BiggsSkelton-Clark Fellow, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University; Former President, CIDA

Three Things You Want to Know About Public Service But Are Afraid to Ask A conversation with Malcolm Brown and Kevin Costante - moderated by A. Scott Carson
Sept. 18, 2015
Malcolm BrownDeputy Minister for International Development Kevin CostanteFmr. Deputy Minister, Ministry of Government Services, Ontario