MPP Events 2017

  • Feb. 6th. MPP Professional Development, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Formal group feedback for every MPP student who submitted a mock job application. Next steps – social media as well as job search & interview fundamentals.
  • Feb. 8th. MPP Professional Development, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Optional/SPP meeting rooms.
    Drop-in session with Geoff . One on one discussions, re: Jobs/professional development/mentorship, etc. *Please email Geoff, a few days before to make an appointment.
  • Feb. 9th. MPP Professional Development, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Optional/SPP meeting rooms.
    Drop-in session with Geoff. One on one discussions, re: jobs/professional development/mentorship, etc. *Please email Geoff, a few days before to make an appointment.
  • Feb. 13th. MPP Professional Development: 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Nexen, Early career MPP jobs – where have MPP graduates started and how did they get there? Geoff and MPP alumni guests. MPP interactive discussion: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Nexen, MPP interactive discussion with Shantel Jordison, Manager, ERGP and her team to discuss their roles at The School.
  • February 14th. SPP Lunch & Learn, Nexen. Optional. Judit Fabian, SPP postdoc scholar. Topic: Gender and Trade: Implications for Global Economic Governance.
  • Feb. 27. MPP P.D. Session, Nexen, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. External speaker TBA: How to make your job application and your job candidacy stand out.
    MPP Speaker Series, 1:15 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m., Nexen, Hugh Stephens, Executive Fellow, SPP, Senior Fellow, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada.
  • Feb. 28. SPP Lunch & Learn, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Nexen. Optional. MPP Director Ron Kneebone: ‘The Welfare-Employment Trade-Off: What is the Reality?’
    Conference Board of Canada webinar, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. Nexen. Optional. ‘Major Project Agreements and Indigenous Communities: Finding the Win-Win’.


For information regarding any of these events, please contact Geoff Webb, Senior Advisor, Master of Public Policy Program at (403) 210- 6861  or geoffrey.webb@ucalgary.ca