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The speaker's view of the future of business schools from a Canadian perspective. Progress over the last five years. The question of how long the schools can maintain this performance. Some background on business schools in North America. Central challenges. Some statistics. Challenges specific to Canada. The relationship between business schools and the business community. Four key issues for Canadian business schools to come out as winners in the long run. A closer examination of these issues were discussed under the following headings: Centres of Excellence; Business Schools Within a University Setting; Stronger Links with the Business Community; The Rankings. Concluding remarks.