The Institute for the Study of International Development, Career Planning Service and the Faculty of Arts Internship Program host Bart W. Édes, Representative of the North American Office of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). A meeting with students will take place in Peterson Hall 116 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am, and a meeting with Faculty will take place in Leacock 232 from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.
Bart W. Édes has served as the Asian Devleopment Bank's representative in North America since October 2, 2017. In this capacity, he mobilizes financing for ADB's development member countries; shares development knowledge and expereince; establishes and deepens partnerships with public, private and nonprofit organizations in North America; and raises public awareness of ADB in Canada and the United States.
Mr Édes will address McGill students and faculty on the prospects for economic development in Asia and opportunities for employment at the Asian Development Bank.