October 16, 7:00 pm in the Atrium
Speaking & Signing The Consultant with Pink Hair
This is the story of Andrew Braun and Lou Di Angelo, partners in a fictional management consulting practice struggling with the real life challenges of a crowded market place. They battle low margins, late nights responding to crazy RFPs, confusing branding advice, and the pressure of too much revenue coming from one big client, and the disaster when that client walks away.
Cal is a recipient of the Canadian Business Press Kenneth R. Wilson Memorial Award for his magazine article A Decent Proposal. An international speaker and writer, he is a leading Canadian expert on sales and marketing for professional service firms.
Meet the Composer featuring Örjan Sandred
October 16, 7:30 pm in the Travel Alcove
Presenting on some of his recent compositions.
Örjan Sandred is a Swedish composer and is, since 2005, a Professor in Composition at the University of Manitoba, where he has established Studio FLAT, a studio for computer music production and research. Sandred taught composition at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm for 7 years. Sandred’s music is performed in many countries over the world.
Upcoming concerts include a performance of Amanzule Voices for cello and live electronics at Tage Neuer Musik in Weimar in November, Germany and the premiere of At the Floe Edge for oboe, 2 bass drums and live electronics in Paris, France in 2013.