School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies
School of Policy Studies

2018/2019 Policy Talks


A Conversation with Deb Matthews: Women in Politics
May 13, 2019
Deb Matthewsformer Deputy Premier and Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, Ontario 


PANEL DISCUSSION "Ukrainian Presidential Elections: Foreign and Domestic Implications"
Apr. 25, 2019

Dominique Arel, Professor and Chair of Ukrainian Studies, School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa
Lubomyr Luciuk, Professor, Department of Political Science, Royal Military College of Canada
Olga Talal, PhD candidate, Department of Political Studies, Queen’s University


Global Policy Challenges: The G7 and Beyond
Mar. 28, 2019
The Honourable Peter BoehmSenator, Canada 


The Future of Public Policy and Technology
Mar. 22, 2019
Vass BednarHead of Public Policy, Delphia 


Consultation, Consent, and Climate Change: The Challenge of Crafting Responsible Extractive Policy in an Era of Reconciliation
Mar.14, 2019
Anne JohnsonAssistant Professor in the Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining, and Director of the Graduate Diploma program in Social Performance Management at Queen’s University 


PANEL DISCUSSION “The SNC Lavalin Affair: What’s Going On in Ottawa?"
Mar. 13, 2019

Elly Alboim, Adjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies; Principal, Earnscliffe Strategy Group (Ottawa)
Margaret Biggs, Matthews Fellow in Global Public Policy, Queen’s University
Eugene Lang, Adjunct Professor, School of Public Policy

Moderated by Naomi Alboim, Distinguished Fellow and Adjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies


The Government Closest to the People – Your Career in Municipal Government
Mar. 7, 2019
Kelly PenderChief Administrative Officer of Frontenac County 


Is NATO a Feminist Alliance? Understanding the Gender Perspective in Operations
Feb. 28, 2019
Stéfanie von HlatkyAssociate Professor, Department of Political Studies, Queen’s University; former Director of the Queen’s Centre for International and Defence Policy (CIDP)


The Global Compacts: Multilateral responses to migration and refugee challenges and opportunities
Feb. 14, 2019
Glen LinderDirector General, International and Intergovernmental Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


Truth and Reconciliation in 2025: Retrospectus and Prospectus
Feb. 8, 2019
The Hon. Murray SinclairSenator, Government of Canada; former Chief Commissioner, Truth and Reconciliation Committee


Canada and the Sustainable Development Goals: Obligation or Opportunity?
Jan. 24, 2019
Margaret BiggsMatthews Fellow in Global Public Policy,School of Policy Studies and Department of Political Studies


Dealing with Politicization: The Case of Defence Procurement in Canada
Jan. 18, 2019
Kim Richard NossalDirector, Centre for International and Defence Policy, Queen's University


Insider Lessons Learned from ACO implementation within England’s National Health Service
Jan. 10, 2019
Kasia BruskiGlobal Innovation Lead, Health Standards Organization


Mission Impossible: Energy policy in Canada
Nov. 30, 2018
Warren MabeeProfessor and Head, Department of Geography and Planning, Queen’s University


Panel Discussion: US Mid-term Elections
Nov. 22, 2018
Elizabeth Goodyear-GrantAssociate Professor, Department of Political Studies; Director of the Queen’s Institute of Intergovernmental Relations, Queen’s University. Director, Canadian Opinion Research Archive


Veteran Health and Veteran Policy in Canada
Nov. 15, 2018
David PedlarScientific Director, Canadian Institute for Military and Health Research (CIMVHR)


Brexit:  Breakin’ Up is Hard to Do
Nov. 8, 2018
Mel CappeProfessor in the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, University of Toronto


USMCeh? Is the new deal merely the old NAFTA, but less?
Nov. 2, 2018
Robert WolfeProfessor Emeritus, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


The Making of Canada’s Poverty Reduction Strategy
Oct. 18, 2018
Miles CorakProfessor and Senior Scholar,
James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Center of Socio-Economic Inequality, City University of New York


Notwithstanding Cities
Oct. 12, 2018
Helen Cooper, Distinguished Fellow, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


A Progressive’s Dilemma? The Politics of Immigration, Diversity and Social Policy in Canada
Oct. 4, 2018
Keith Banting, Stauffer-Dunning Fellow, Professor Emeritus, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


Water Policy in Canada
Sept. 27, 2018
Pascale Champagne, Canada Research Chair in Bioscience Engineering, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Queen's University

Ontario Election 2018 - A conversation with the CBC Insiders
Sept. 20, 2018
David Herle, Kathleen Monk, Jaime Watt


Public Safety Canada and the role of the Deputy Minister
Sept. 13, 2018
Malcolm Brown, Deputy Minister, Public Safety Canada