Roger Martin to deliver the 2017 Gordon F. Osbaldeston Lecture

When: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 17:30 - 21:00

Where: Château Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario

Speaking on the theme of democratic capitalism, author and influential business thinker Roger Martin will deliver the Public Policy Forum’s annual Gordon F. Osbaldeston lecture on Dec. 6. 

About Roger Martin: Martin is the Institute Director of the Martin Prosperity Institute and the Michael Lee-Chin Family Institute for Corporate Citizenship at the Rotman School of Management and the Premier’s Chair in Productivity & Competitiveness. From 1998 to 2013, he served as Dean. Previously, he spent 13 years as a director of Monitor Company, a global strategy consulting firm based in Cambridge, Mass., where he served as co-head of the firm for two years. Read more about Roger Martin.

About the Osbaldeston Lecture: Since 2006, the PPF has hosted the annual Gordon Osbaldeston Lecture to explore the vital role the public service plays in preserving a democratic and vibrant Canadian society. Named for one of Canada's most revered public service leaders, this lecture honours Gordon F. Osbaldeston's distinguished career by raising awareness about the challenges, issues and opportunities facing Canada's public service. Watch last year’s lecture featuring McKinsey & Company’s Dominic Barton.

Registration details will be made available shortly.

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