Erica Hall and Conor Duffy to Participate in Canadian Leadership Orientation
HOUSTON, April 6, 2006—Erica Hall and Conor Duffy, Rice MBA Class of 2007, will participate in the Canadian Leadership Orientation for U.S. MBA students in Ottawa, Canada the week of June 4th, 2006.
The University of Ottawa School of Management invited the top ranked 40 MBA programs in the U.S. to nominate students to the program. All nominations were evaluated by the dean of the University of Ottawa School of Management, Micheál Kelly; George Sulzner of the Association for Canadian Studies in the US; and Daniel Abele with Foreign Affairs Canada.
The one- week program will involve panel sessions and briefings on Canada's economic, industrial, and financial market structures; the U.S. market and investment strategies of Canadian companies and Canadian market and investment strategies of U.S. companies; Canadian business practices; and Canada-U.S. political and trade relations.