EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Marsden, Dr. Lorna; Miner, Dr. Rick
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Dr. Lorna Marsden
York University's 50,000 students and the speaker's list of three requirements she believes would be needed to launch these students onto the next stages of their lives. The need for governments to pay much more attention to post-secondary educaiton and why. Ways in which Ontario has been letting its students down. Praise for Bob Rae's report. Waiting for the Ontario budget. The objective.
Dr. Rick Miner
A message of supply and demand - the increasing demand for skilled workers and the painfully inadequate supply of financial resources. Some telling rankings about Ontario. The spearker's focus on people. Consequences of underfunding. Skills shortages. Dollars needed.