Western’s Leadership and Democracy Lab to host post-election panel

Western University’s Leadership and Democracy Lab is hosting a post-Canadian federal election panel on Tuesday, October 20, which will feature experts from Western’s Department of Political Science and the Ivey School of Business.

After delivering opening statements regarding the election results, the panelists will participate in a question and answer period with audience members and the media.

Doors open for the event, which will be held in Room 5220 at Western’s Social Science Centre, at 12 p.m. with the panel slated to run from 12:15 to 1:30 pm.

The panel of political analysts includes:

Paul Boothe, Director, Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management, Ivey Business School, Western

Cristine de Clercy, Co-Director, Leadership and Democracy Lab; Associate Professor, Political Science, Western

Peter Ferguson, Co-Director, Leadership and Democracy Lab; Assistant Professor, Political Science, Western

Kenny Ie, PhD Candidate, Political Science, Western

For more information, please visit http://www.democracylab.uwo.ca/ or contact Cristine de Clercy at c.declercy@uwo.ca or 519-661-2111, ext. 85163.

MEDIA CONTACT: Jeff Renaud, Senior Media Relations Officer, 519-661-2111, ext. 85165, jrenaud9@uwo.ca, @jeffrenaud99

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