Presidential Lecture: Dr. Edmund S. Phelps

Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum Nano Centre - Room 0101
Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 2:00 PM EST 

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Feridun Hamdullahpur, president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo invites you to attend the guest lecture of Dr. Edmund S. Phelps.

Among his many accolades, Dr. Edmund S. Phelps is a Nobel Prize-winning economist and a McVickar Professor at Columbia University. His latest publication, Mass Flourishing: 
How Grassroots Innovation Created Jobs, Challenge, and Change, has received wide-spread global recognition.

As Canada’s most innovative university, the University of Waterloo proudly welcomes this international thought leader to our campus.

In-room seating based on capacity. Limited overflow seating will be available. 

Connect into the live-steam and watch the lecture remotely.


Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum Nano Centre - Room 0101
200 University Ave W Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1 CA



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