Social Justice and Responsible Investing Creating a Better World

Join members of Kingsway-Lambton’s Social Justice Group and the Etobicoke community for an educational evening featuring a panel presentation on socially responsible investing and how it relates to social justice issues. Monday, November 5, 2012 from 7:15 pm- 9:00 pm at the Kingsway-Lambton United Church Auditorium (85 The Kingsway, Toronto, ON).

 Learn more about why you should care and how your decision making can affect corporate behaviour related to social justice issues


RNC Speaker Series Event: Theory and Reality of Negotiations

The Rotman Negotiation Club is pleased to announce their very first Speaker Series event featuring David Duncan of TD Securities. David, accompanied by two Associates will reflect on specific M&A deals and how negotiations played a critical role. The dress code is business formal. Please bring your gold nametags.


The details in summary

Theory and Reality of Negotiations: Lessons from M&A

Speaker: David Duncan, MD, TD Securities, Investment Banking

Date & Time: Tuesday, October 23rd, 5-6pm

Venue: Room LL 1030


MEBA Dinner for Eid Al Adha

The Middle East Business Association (MEBA) is organizing a dinner to celebrate Eid Al Adha – a three-day festival that is celebrated throughout the Middle East.


Join us at MoMo’s Middle Eastern Cuisine to celebrate Eid Al Adha on Friday, October 26, 2012 at 8:30 pm at 196 Robert Street, Toronto. Just west of Harbord and Spadina.


Price is $25 (+ tax) per person. Purchase tickets for yourself and your friend/spouse/partner on RWorld (My Program –> PSO Resources –> Quick Links –> Event Registration Site) before Wednesday, October 24th at 11 pm. Email for additional information or if you wish to purchase more than one ticket.



2012 MIT-Sloan Sales Case Competition

The MIT-Sloan Sales Club, invites the Rotman School of Management to its 2012 MIT-Sloan Sales Competition. This competition is an invitation-only individual and team event where students will need to do a case pitch to a panel of experts.  Use this opportunity to showcase your sales, marketing, and strategy talents.

The Competition is a unique opportunity for MBA students to win prestige, $10,000 in cash prizes, recruiting opportunities (intern and full time), and to network with fellow MBA students and professionals from around the world. The competition consists of a preliminary round case telephone pitch (5 minutes), and a final round in-person individual & team case pitch (15 minutes). The case pitches will test a competitor’s ability to build rapport, and persuasively present a business proposition. Each school will be invited to send their top 3 students to MIT Sloan in November to compete in the final round.


The details in summary

Important Dates: Registration – Oct.19th, Qualifiers – Oct. 19th – 26th, Final Round – Nov. 2nd – 3rd

Entry Cost: FREE

Registration: Oct. 19th via competition website

Team Structure: 1 team of 3

Case Structure: Qualifiers – 5-minute phone pitch; Competition – Individual and Team sales pitch to a panel of experts


Headshots by Rotman Photography Association

Year after year, the Rotman Photography Association offers to take your Corporate Head Shot as a service to our community.  The corporate headshot is a photo of only the subject’s head and shoulders, and is typically used to represent a professional image of a company’s executive. Your head shot can also be used for social media web sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook and other sites where images are used for avatars.


This year, you may have your photo taken in either of two styles:

Style One: Uni-colour background, see samples here

Style Two: Colourful background with Rotman touch, see samples here


Charge: $10 for one style, necessary post-processing (after-shoot processing and photo-shop) included. Free for RPA members.


Rotman at the Buffalo Bills Sports Management Day

The Rotman Sports Business Club is pleased to announce its participation at the Buffalo Bills Sports Management Day! This is a great opportunity to gain valuable insights into the sports industry and is open to all Rotman students at $140 for RSMA members and $150 for non-members. The cost includes transportation and entry to the event, which includes a tour, entry to a speaker session and tickets for the Bills vs. Jaguars game!


The details in summary

Date & Time: Sunday, December 2, 2012; bus leaves at 6:30am

Venue: Ralph Wilson Stadium

Cost: $140 for RSMA members, $150 for non-members

Sign up and payment: R-World –> My Program –> PSO Resources –> Quick Links –> Event Registration Site



The Out at Rotman Initiative Reception and The Reaching Out MBA Conference

The Out at Rotman Initiative Reception and The Reaching Out MBA Conference


The Out at Rotman Initiative (formerly the Rotman GSA student club), is inviting all LGBT community members to a meet and greet reception on Thursday, October 18th from 6:00pm – 8:30pm at
321 Bloor Street West, Toronto
(private room at the back). To attend, please RSVP to:


The annual Reaching Out MBA Conference is being held in Boston from October 18-20, 2012 atThe Seaport Hotel – World Trade Center, Boston, Massachusetts. […]