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Mar 8, 2019

Building the business case for gender balance

On International Women’s Day, female thought leaders discussed how organizations across industries can transition to gender-balanced workforces. It was all part of an Ivey Idea Forum in Toronto called Building the business case for gender balance.
Feb 28, 2019

$2.5-million gift from distinguished alumnus renames Toronto facility

Ivey has renamed its Toronto facility the Donald K. Johnson Centre, following Johnson’s recent gift of $2.5 million.
Feb 5, 2019

New gift supports cryptoeconomics research and teaching at Ivey

Ryan Zurrer’s gift establishes the Cryptoeconomics Lab at Ivey. The gift enables the School to become a thought leader in innovative research, teaching and outreach around cryptoeconomics, under the direction of Associate Professor Jean-Philippe (J.P.) Vergne.
Jan 31, 2019

Big ideas: 2019 Ivey Business Plan Competition

Teams from Michigan State University and Iowa State University took home top honours at the undergraduate and graduate editions of the 2019 Ivey Business Plan Competition January 25-26.
Jan 31, 2019

Ivey PhD graduate wins award for international business research

Yamlaksira Getachew, PhD ’17, recently won the 2016-2018 SSE Gunnar Hedlund Award for his PhD dissertation.
Jan 30, 2019

#BellLetsTalk: Q&A with George Cope, HBA ’84

Ivey grad George Cope, HBA ’84, President and CEO of Bell Canada, spoke with us about Bell Let's Talk. Read his insights on how it started, what has changed over the years, and what the future has in store.
Jan 29, 2019

Peter Gilgan named Ivey Business Leader of the Year

The Ivey Business School announced Peter Gilgan, Founder of Mattamy Homes and noted Canadian philanthropist, will receive the 2019 Ivey Business Leader Award.
Jan 18, 2019

EMBA 2.0: Lessons on entrepreneurship

Ivey EMBA alumni reconnected on January 12 for the inaugural EMBA 2.0 session, which focused on entrepreneurship. EMBA 2.0 is an initiative from a recent cohort of EMBA graduates to continue the case-based learning from the EMBA Program.
Jan 11, 2019

Five alumni named to Order of Canada

Five Ivey alumni were named members of the Order of Canada, one of the country’s highest civilian honours for outstanding achievement and service to society
Jan 7, 2019

New year, new challenge: HBA Kick-Off Case Competition

On their first day of the winter semester, HBA1 students dove straight into the HBA Kick-Off Case Competition.