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Exploring Life Post-COVID

October 30, 2020

Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins outlines how the COVID-19 crisis has damaged economic potential and discusses what will be needed to thrive in the post-pandemic world.

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Canada’s Innovation Imperative

October 30, 2020

Innovation contributes to regional and national prosperity and is a well-established economic concept. To succeed in building capacity and strength in this technical realm, government policies must be deliberate, systematic and rooted in expertise.  

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Book Launch: Reset: Reclaiming the Internet for Civil Society, by Ron Deibert

October 30, 2020

On November 10, Ronald J. Deibert, renowned technology and security expert, will discuss the disturbing influence and impact of the internet on politics, the economy, the environment, and humanity.

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IPL Policy Report

Mobility and Proximity in Canada During the COVID-19 Pandemic

October 27, 2020

In a new policy report for the Innovation Policy Lab, Gabriel Cavalli, Brennan Lake, Anita M. McGahan and Emanuele Pepe conducted a six-month study using anonymized cell phone data to track Canadians’ mobility and proximity over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Book Launch — Forgotten Values: The World Bank and Environmental Partnerships

October 24, 2020

Join us on October 27, as the Munk School’s Teresa Kramarz launches her new book, “Forgotten Values: The World Bank and Environmental Partnerships.”

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PEARL event

Is U.S. Democracy Eroding?

October 21, 2020

Join us for “Is the U.S. Democracy Eroding? The State of American Self-Government in 2020” on Friday, October 23 at 2:00pm as Brendan Nyhan and Peter Loewen discuss the future of American democracy. (Part of PEARL’s Agenda 2020 series.)

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Preparing for the next pandemic

LEARNING FROM COVID-19: Preparing for the next pandemic

October 15, 2020

How do we get ready for the next pandemic, even as we grapple with the effects of COVID-19? We asked Munk School experts for their advice. In this piece, hear from Teresa Kramarz, Randall Hansen and Drew Fagan.

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Belarus event

REGISTER NOW: Democracy and the Future of Belarus

October 15, 2020

Join us on October 16th at 11:00am for an online event featuring Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, Belarusian opposition leader; Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne; H.E. Linas Linkevičius, Foreign Minister of Lithuania; Mark MacKinnon, Senior International Correspondent, The Globe and Mail; and Prof. Lucan Way.

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Event: Policymaking Under Uncertainty

October 9, 2020

On October 14, join us for a panel on how policymakers adapt to extremely uncertain events through the lens of innovation, war, and the recent COVID-19 pandemic.

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In Conversation with Audrey Tang: Lessons from Taiwan’s COVID-19 response

October 6, 2020

Taiwan’s Digital Minister, Audrey Tang, joins us to discuss the role of innovation and digital governance in addressing the global pandemic. Join us on October 6 at 7:30 p.m. ET.

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