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Haskayne Hour | Uberization at work?

Kicking off the first Haskayne Hour of the season, Ramit Kar and Peter Sherer discuss Uber's sharing platform as it applies to future employment opportunities and a shift to a gig economy.

How will sharing platforms grow Alberta's economy?

About the speakers:

Ramit Kar is General Manager - Alberta for Uber, a technology company that is reinventing urban transportation and the way people and things move. Prior to joining Uber, Kar was a Senior Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company, consultant with Canada's largest Venture Capital firms and an investor and operator for several start-ups. 

Peter Sherer is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Organizations at the Haskayne School of Business with a research interest in strategic human resource management, organizational theory, business strategy and research methods. Sherer has received six teaching awards during his career at Haskayne and was recognized as one of the top MBA professors in Canada.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
7:15 - 8:30 a.m.
University of Calgary Downtown Campus
906 - 8th Avenue SW
Breakfast buffet 

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October 19, 2016


7:15 am to 8:30 am


University of Calgary, Downtown Campus

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