The Honourable Peter Milliken to address Sheridan Faculty of Business Tuesday November 28 at HMC

The Honourable Peter Milliken

Please join us on November 29, 2011 in the Hazel McCallion Lecture Theatre (A145) from 5:00-8:30 pm as Sheridan Faculty of Business welcomes the Honourable Peter Milliken, Retired Speaker of Canada’s House of Commons.

The Honourable Mr. Milliken will be conducting a presentation on Democratic Diplomacy Across Political Boundaries.  The evening will include an opportunity for paricipants to socialize with Sheridan students, faculty & alumni and share a light dinner starting at 5:00pm.

If you unable to attend the dinner, the presentation begins at 6:30pm. Come meet The Honourable Mr. Milliken, a national figure and share his insight to democracy and diplomacy from various parts of the world with the chance to gain knowledge on different international perspectives, leadership styles and organizational structures.

Peter Andrew Stewart Milliken, was a member of the Canadian House of Commons from 1988 until his retirement in 2011 and served as Speaker of the House for 10 years beginning in 2001. Milliken represented the Ontario riding of Kingston and the Islands as a member of the Liberal Party. On October 12, 2009, he became the longest serving Speaker of the House of Commons in Canadian history.  His Speakership was notable for the number of tie-breaking votes he was required to make as well as for making several historic rulings.

To attend this event please RSVP by emailing sarah.bell@sheridanc.on.ca

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