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U of T launches India Innovation Institute

September 29, 2011

TORONTO, ON – David Naylor, President of the University of Toronto, launches the India Innovation Institute. A joint initiative of the Munk School of Global Affairs and the Rotman School of Management, the India Innovation Institute will be a multidisciplinary hub for faculty and students researching the field of innovation.

Preeti Saran, Consul General of India and Shashi Tharoor, former Under Secretary General of the United Nations and current member of the Lok Sabha in India will deliver remarks. The event will take place on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 pm at Munk School of Global Affairs, Trinity College, 1 Devonshire Place.

Media members are welcome to attend. Photo opportunities are available.

EVENT DETAILS:

WHAT:  Launch of India Innovation Institute at the University of Toronto

WHO: Consul General of India Preeti Saran; Former Under Secretary General of the United Nations and current member of the Lok Sabha Shashi Tharoor; University of Toronto President David Naylor; Belzberg Professor of Conflict Management and Director of the Munk School of Global Affairs Janice Stein;  Peter Pauly, Vice-Dean, Academic, Rotman School of Management

WHERE: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs at Trinity College, 1 Devonshire Place

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 pm, Wednesday October 5, 2011

 

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