Professional Events

Industry engagement is an important componet of the MScSM Program, and we organize a range of professional events throughout the year.  

Careers Day 2018

Guest Lectures

The MScSM Program places a high value on in-class guest lectures from experienced sustainability management experts.  Guest speakers have joined us from the following organizations:

  • Canadian Public Accountability Board
  • City of Mississauga
  • Conservation Halton
  • The Delphi Group
  • Edward James Consulting - Antony Upward
  • Fielding Chemical
  • HP Canada 
  • Lee Chin Institute, Rotman School of Management
  • Maple Leaf Foods
  • Molson Coors
  • Nestle Waters
  • Sustainability Advantage
  • Partners in Project Green
  • The Carbon Accounting Company
  • The Works Design Communications
  • UBER

Speaker Series

As part of our commitment to helping students connect to industry professionals, our Speaker Series brings experienced professionals in to speak to the class on a regular basis.  Examples of these include experienced industry experts from:

  • Advanced Energy Centre
  • Asia Pulp & Paper
  • Blackstone Energy
  • Bluesource Canada
  • BMO
  • Celestica
  • Clean River
  • Conservation Halton
  • Deloitte
  • ecobee
  • Enbridge 
  • Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • Holcim Canada
  • KPMG
  • LoyaltyOne
  • MaRS Discovery District
  • Maxxam Analytics
  • McDonald's Canada
  • Metrolinx
  • Molson Coors
  • MSCI
  • Ontario Government
  • Ontario Teachers Pension Plan
  • PwC
  • RWDI
  • Toronto District School Board
  • Waste Diversion Ontario
  • Worley Parsons
  • WSP Canada Inc.

Special Events

Throughout the year, we host larger-scale events designed to connect students with businesses in order to learn about career paths and future professional options.  These include:

  • Sustainability Careers Events, connecting students with:
Industry Partners from our 2018 Careers Day 
  • AiMS Environmental
  • Brookfield Property Partners
  • Canderel
  • City of Markham
  • City of Mississauga
  • City of Toronto
  • Compass Energy
  • Credit Valley Conservation
  • David Suzuki Foundation
  • DCR Systems Group
  • Delta Management Group
  • Dream Unlimited
  • Ecovert
  • Enviro-Stewards
  • Hatch
  • Home Depot
  • Impact Change Management Consultants
  • Invenergy
  • Interact Energy
  • Ivanhoe Cambridge
  • LSF
  • MaRS Discovery District
  • Ontario Ecoschools
  • OPG
  • Our Horizon
  • PAC Next
  • Partners in Project Green
  • RPRA
  • Pinchin
  • Provision Coalition
  • Recycling Council of Ontario
  • Ripple Farms
  • Sustainalytics
  • TD Bank
  • The Roots Collective
  • Town of Richmond Hill
  • TRCA
  • TSSS
  • Wood Group
  • World Wildlife Foundation
  • The Agency

Career Panels, including speakers from:

  • AMEC
  • Brookfield Johnson Controls
  • City of Mississauga
  • Credit Valley Conservation
  • EcoSource
  • The Delphi Group
  • Wildlands League
  • WSP Canada Inc.

Careers Day 2017

Orientation Day

From the first day of the Program, emphasis is placed on connecting the students’ studies to the outside world of sustainability management.  On Orientation Day, guest speakers attend and the networking begins right away!  Past speakers have joined us from:

  • BASF Canada
  • Flatwater Management Inc
  • Global Compact Network Canada
  • HP Canada (@francesedmonds @hp)
  • Sustainability Advantage
  • Toronto Sustainability Speaker Series
  • Unilever
  • WSP Canada Inc.

To Participate:

If you are an industry professional intersted in connecting with the Program and speaking to the class, please contact Claire Westgate.