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Jan 17, 2019

A risk perspective on Canada’s economic infrastructure

LNC is launching its research with a discussion paper that examines the significant risks associated with the development of critical public and private infrastructure projects in Canada.
Dec 12, 2018

Regulatory alignment is critical for trade and competitiveness: A Canadian agri-food sector perspective

A new report from Ivey's Lawrence Centre highlights that the lack of alignment between Canada and the United States presents a number of significant challenges to their bilateral trade relationship.
Jul 11, 2018

Ivey celebrates two Order of Canada appointments

Ivey alumnus Jon Love, founder and chief executive officer of KingSett Capital, and Adjunct Professor Tom d'Aquino of Intercounsel Ltd. were appointed to the Order of Canada – one of the country’s highest civilian honours – on June 29, 2018
Mar 7, 2018

Regulatory Cooperation: Under a Joint Framework

Kelly Johnston, VP, Government Affairs, Campbell’s Soup Co, relays how “small technical differences” can hurt trade and manufacturers, but lessons learned can offer a joint approach to food safety.
Feb 27, 2018

Regulatory Cooperation: Government Engagement

William Westman, SVP, International Affairs, for the North American Meat Institute, speaks about the importance of solving technical differences to achieve greater regulatory convergence in a highly integrated NA meat industry.
Feb 26, 2018

Regulatory Cooperation: Barriers to Innovation

David Whitman, Director of Quality and Regulatory Affairs, for 3M, reflects on how differences in the interpretation of standards, coupled with a lack of human resources, prevents Canada's agri-food sector from timely access to leading edge food testing technologies.
Feb 15, 2018

Regulatory Cooperation: Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI)

Mike Robach, VP, Corporate Food Safety, for Cargill, U.S. discusses the importance of the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and bringing private and public sectors together to advance regulatory cooperation.
Jan 22, 2018

Acting Director appointed to Lawrence National Centre

Mahmood Nanji was appointed Acting Director for the Lawrence National Centre and Ivey Executive-in-Residence, for a 1 year term, effective January 2, 2018.
Dec 13, 2017

Regulatory Cooperation: Joint Canada-US risk assessment

Rory McAlpine of Maple Leaf Foods discusses how a single, North American food safety risk assessment organization could enhance regulatory cooperation and benefit agri-food businesses engaged in cross border trade
Dec 8, 2017

Applying MBA skills on the farm

Steve Koeckhoven, MBA '12, is profiled in Country Guide, where he challenges the stereotype of what a leader is.