UBC Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs Info & Networking Session

DATE
Monday November 25, 2019
TIME
05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
location_on
Boardroom, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada


The University of British Columbia’s School of Public Policy and Global Affairs is transforming policy education through innovative instruction that bridges essential theory and professional practice, including our signature Global Policy Project.

In our Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs, you’ll study with students from around the world, gaining critical skills and a global perspective to help you to confront the most urgent issues of our time, from sustainability to social change, international development to governance.

Applications are now open. Apply by January 30, 2020.

Join us on November 25th in downtown Vancouver to gain an inside look at UBC’s Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs program from staff and alumni. Come prepared with questions and enjoy networking over refreshments following the panel presentations.

Please RSVP. Refreshments will be provided.

Presenters:

• MPPGA Program Manager Julia Park

• MPPGA Program Coordinator Alex Brzezinski

• Brady Fox, MPPGA Alumnus, Director of Research at Green Technology Asia Pte Ltd

• Sara Harb, MPPGA Alumna, Consultant at International Financial Consulting

Brady Fox

Bio: Brady is the Director of Research at Green Technology Asia Pte Ltd. He is a regional expert in East Asia, having worked on a variety of research projects in China, Japan, and across Southeast Asia. He is an expert on emerging technologies in Canada and their experience in East Asian markets. Alongside publications and consulting through Green Technology Asia, Brady comments on international affairs in and involving China on a variety of platforms.

He is a UBC alumni, where he completed both his undergraduate degree in History and International Relations and a Master’s in Public Policy and Global Affairs. He also served as a 2017 Young Sinologist at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences.

Sara Harb

Bio: Sara Harb is a consultant at International Financial Consulting, where she manages projects, writes research reports and liaises with clients globally. As a generalist, Sara has a wide range of interests from development and migration to climate financing and energy.

Sara decided to pursue a master’s degree in public policy and global affairs as she is driven by a passion to address social, economic and environmental issues that affect us all. During her time in the program, Sara went on exchange to SciencesPo in Paris and interned at the UNDP in Beirut where she joined the M&E/Reporting unit.

Prior to joining the MPPGA program, Sara gained four years of work experience in Saudi Arabia as a communications manager where she successfully led her team, honed her project management skills and built a strong rapport with clients. She also speaks English, Arabic, Korean and French.

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