Business Thought Leaders to Speak at Canadian Business Magazine "Outlook 2008" Conference Today, Sponsored by Accenture
Nov 19, 2007
- Roger Martin of Rotman School of Management and Jean-François Courville of MFC Global to be keynote speakers - TORONTO, Nov. 19 /CNW/ - Canadian Business magazine, in association with Accenture (NYSE: ACN), will present Canadian Business Outlook 2008, an exclusive event for senior executives on Nov. 19, 2007, featuring some of Canada's most innovative business thought leaders. Featured keynote speakers at the half-day conference include Jean-François Courville, president and COO of MFC Global Investment Management, and Roger Martin of the Rotman School of Management. Featured panelists and speakers will include Bill Morris, managing director of Accenture Canada; David Wolf, head of Canadian economics and chief strategist at Merrill Lynch Canada Inc.; Jeff Sanford, writer for Canadian Business; and Benjamin Tal, a senior economist at CIBC World Markets.Event Details: When: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday, Nov. 19, 2007 Where: Rosewater Club, 19 Toronto St., Toronto Media RSVP Required to: Jacqueline Segal, firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout Accenture Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Committed to delivering innovation, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. With deep industry and business process expertise, broad global resources and a proven track record, Accenture can mobilize the right people, skills and technologies to help clients improve their performance. With approximately 170,000 people in 49 countries, the company generated net revenues of US$19.70 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2007. Its home page is www.accenture.com. About MFC Global MFC Global Investment Management® represents the diversified investment management group of Manulife Financial. MFC Global Investment Management companies and affiliates provide asset management strategies for institutional investors, investment funds and individuals in key markets around the world. This investment expertise extends across a full range of asset classes including equity, fixed income and alternative investments such as oil & gas, real estate, timber, farmland, as well as asset allocation strategies. About Canadian Business Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most trusted business publication in Canada. Canadian Business stands alone as the business magazine in Canada with 100% paid circulation. With a readership of more that one million, the magazine is published every second Monday, except in January, July and August, when monthly issues are published. Special annual issues of Canadian Business include the Investor 500, the MBA Guide, the Rich 100 and the Best and Worst Boards. Visit www.canadianbusiness.com.
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For further information: Sarah-Jane Pearce, Canadian Business Magazine, Phone: (416) 764-1228, email: email@example.com; Charmaine D'Silva, Accenture, Phone: (416) 641-4337, email: firstname.lastname@example.org