Home | About CCEPA | Archives | Research | Supporters | Blog | Contact |   Donate Now!  





Archives Main

Just in Time Lecture Series

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs is pleased to present a five part lecture series entitled: "Just in Time." This series provides a format that enables a response to ethical questions arising from issues of the day.

Human Rights and Free Speech:
Have Commissions or the Media Gone Too Far?

OCTOBER 30 | HALIFAX | SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY

Panelist: Krista Daley, Director and CEO, Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission
Panelist: Dan Leger, Director of News Content, Halifax Chronicle Herald
Panelist: Pearl Eliadis, Montreal Human Rights Lawyer
Panelist: Mark Mercer, Professor of Philosophy, Saint Mary's University
Moderator: Kevin Kindred, Lawyer and Chair of the Nova Scotia Rainbow Action Project


Ethics in the Financial Markets?
Transparency, Leadership, Accountability

JANUARY 21 | HALIFAX | SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY

Who are the key players, what questions should we be asking them, what are their roles, and are they fulfilling them?

Panelist: Greg Grice, Regional President, Atlantic Provinces, RBC Royal Bank
Panelist: Dr. Greg MacKinnon, Professor of Finance, Saint Mary's University
Panelist: David Swanson, Advisor, Investment Management, TD Waterhouse
Moderator: Bill Black, Former CEO Maritime Life, Board Chair CCEPA


Health Research? The implications of Pharmaceutical Industry Influence from the Laboratory to the Marketplace

FEBRUARY 15 | HALIFAX | SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY

A timely debate by a diverse panel of experts addressing the risks and benefits of industry influence in Canadian health research

Panelist: Francoise Baylis, Novel Tech Ethics, Dalhousie University Department of Bioethics
Panelist: Jocelyn Downie, Faculties of Law and Medicine, Dalhousie University
Panelist: Chris MacDonald, Department of Philosophy, Saint Mary's University
Panelist: Don Weaver, Department of Chemistry, School of Biomedical Engineering, Dalhousie University.
Moderator: Costas Halavrezos, Maritime Noon Host, CBC Radio One

This presentation was further supported by the Canadian Business Ethics Research Network, Novel Tech Ethics at Dalhousie University, and the Situating Science Research Cluster.


Can We Be Good Without God?

FEBRUARY 25 | HALIFAX | SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY

Is religion foundational to our collective sense of right and wrong?

Panelist: Eric Beresford, President, Atlantic School of Theology
Panelist: Justin Trottier, Executive Director, Centre for Inquiry Canada
Moderator: Kevin Kindred, Legal Counsel, Bell Aliant


The Burden of Climate Changes of Women

JUNE 15 | HALIFAX | SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY

Where are women's rights and economic justice in the solutions?

Keynote: Joanna Kerr, Director of Policy and Outreach, Oxfam Canada

This presentation is supported by Oxfam Canada




CCEPA is a joint initiative of The Atlantic School of Theology and Saint Mary's University .

Link to Atlantic School of Theology Link to Saint Mary's University

Copyright © 2016 Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs