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  • of Innovation Excellence for Alzheimer s Care brings together industry academia government health care providers and patients to address once of the biggest challenges facing health care today Alzheimer s disease said Dr Anne Snowdon Chair of the International Centre for Health Innovation The work of the Centre of Innovation Excellence and its partners will drive commercialization and economic growth for Canada while evaluating and assessing the value of new innovations for patients The Harper Government is committed to finding solutions in partnership with southern Ontario s businesses to improve the treatment and care of Alzheimer s patients said Minister Goodyear Our Government is taking action to turn the tide on Alzheimer s disease recognizing its growing social and economic cost on families in Canada and around the world Projects and initiatives undertaken at the Centre of Innovation Excellence will focus on new approaches to enhance patient care Research will examine new technologies including diagnostic tests medical devices and a variety of information communication technologies used to monitor and treat patients Examples of technologies to be evaluated in the Centre of Innovation Excellence include a technology that helps people stay digitally connected to their loved ones to reduce social isolation and provides support to enhance the health and safety of patients a technology that uses sensors on a bed frame to detect patient movement heart rate and breathing which automatically notifies care providers when to attend to the patient and a wireless medical device that automatically senses the use of hand washing devices to ensure proper infection control As a health centre in a business school focused on innovation adoption the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation is uniquely positioned to move technologies through the commercialization process which will prove to be a tremendous asset for this new partnership said

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  • contributions on pedagogy the training of other teachers and the global dissemination of international management knowledge Professor Beamish continues to raise the bar for faculty everywhere said Carol Stephenson Dean Richard Ivey School of Business This is a very significant achievement There are few people who combine such an extensive research record while also serving as a mentor and advisor for doctoral students and contributing to education in so many ways Throughout his career Beamish has contributed to the development of international business scholars by supervising 27 successful PhD candidates His research record includes the publication of 107 published peer reviewed articles many in top tier journals Beamish also has published 32 other articles 54 books including numerous case and textbooks and 30 book chapters He served as the Editor in Chief of the Journal of International Business Studies and has actively served on or serves on more than 20 editorial boards As the Director of Ivey Publishing IP since 1999 Beamish has guided IP as it has become the second largest case distributor in the world and the largest distributor of Asian management cases Beamish has authored more than 120 cases himself of which 17 have been recognized as top ten best sellers Turning his expertise and energy towards the support of some of the world s poorest nations Ivey Publishing established the 39 Country Initiative in 2010 which provides business cases and teaching material at no cost to business schools in the 39 poorest countries such as Haiti Ghana and Rwanda Beamish has served as a faculty member at the Richard Ivey School of Business for 25 years and is the founding Director of both the Ivey Asian Management Institute and Ivey s Engaging Emerging Markets Research Centre He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of

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  • For Recruiters Ivey News Events Text size News Events Media Releases In the News Expert View Inside Ivey Blog Ivey Idea Forum Events Contact Marketing Communications Public Affairs Social Media Directory In the News Press Release Ivey PMI rises for July Aug 6 2012 Monthly Comment Professor Michiel R Leenders Director of the Ivey Purchasing Managers Index The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index seasonally adjusted by the end of July 2012 stood at 62 8 The corresponding figure for July 2011 was 46 8 and for June 2010 was 55 9 The Employment index seasonally adjusted for July stood at 54 3 Inventories seasonally adjusted 55 Supplier Deliveries seasonally adjusted were 50 3 and Prices were 64 8 The Ivey PMI unadjusted data for the month of July is 58 8 Employment 55 3 Inventories 55 9 Supplier Deliveries 48 6 and Prices 62 2 The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index shows responses to one question Were your purchases last month in dollars higher the same or lower than the previous month A figure above 50 shows an increase while below 50 shows a decrease Please check the website http iveypmi uwo ca for more information Ivan Langrish Senior Manager Media Strategy

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  • Contact Us FAQ For Recruiters Ivey News Events Text size News Events Media Releases In the News Expert View Inside Ivey Blog Ivey Idea Forum Events Contact Marketing Communications Public Affairs Social Media Directory In the News Ivey PMI down in June Jul 6 2012 Monthly Comment Professor Michiel R Leenders Director of the Ivey Purchasing Managers Index The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index seasonally adjusted by the end of June 2012 stood at 49 0 The corresponding figure for June 2011 was 59 9 and for June 2010 was 50 7 The Employment index seasonally adjusted for June stood at 59 3 Inventories seasonally adjusted 53 9 Supplier Deliveries seasonally adjusted were 51 1 and Prices were 62 9 The Ivey PMI unadjusted data for the month of June is 55 3 Employment 64 1 Inventories 54 8 Supplier Deliveries 53 3 and Prices 63 3 The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index shows responses to one question Were your purchases last month in dollars higher the same or lower than the previous month A figure above 50 shows an increase while below 50 shows a decrease Please check the website http iveypmi uwo ca for more information Media contact Ivan Langrish

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  • the Richard Ivey School of Business This month both Erskine and Leenders along with Louise Mauffette Leenders a former case writer and research associate at Ivey are receiving the Outstanding Contribution to the Case Method Award from the ecch annual case awards In addition an Ivey Publishing case entitled Louis Vuitton in Japan authored at Nagoya University of Commerce Business won an award in the Entrepreneurship case category Erskine Leenders and Mauffette Leenders have dedicated much of their lives to teaching people worldwide how to get the most out of cases and together have conducted more than 400 case writing and case teaching workshops for thousands of participants in more than 50 countries over the past 40 years They are the co authors of three case method textbooks Learning with Cases Teaching with Cases and Writing Cases available in English French Spanish and Chinese The award of Outstanding Contribution to the Case Method gives worthy recognition to three remarkable individuals who have dedicated so much of their lives to teaching people worldwide how to get the most out of cases said Carol Stephenson Dean of the Richard Ivey School of Business ecch is the largest single source of management case studies in the world with more than 75 000 items in its catalogue As an independent membership based non profit organization ecch has offices at Cranfield University UK and Babson College USA ecch is dedicated to supporting authors and users of case studies and promoting the case method of learning pioneered in the early 20th Century at Harvard University ecch has an international program of case writing and teaching workshops and events ecch Case Awards are presented annually Formerly the European Case Awards they have been presented since 1991 www ecch com caseawards The Richard Ivey School of Business www

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  • Benefits Invest in Ivey Ivey Trading Company Contact Us FAQ For Recruiters Ivey News Events Text size News Events Media Releases In the News Expert View Inside Ivey Blog Ivey Idea Forum Events Contact Marketing Communications Public Affairs Social Media Directory In the News Press Release Ivey PMI Index Jun 7 2012 The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index seasonally adjusted by the end of May 2012 stood at 60 5 The corresponding figure for May 2011 was 69 1 and for May 2010 was 62 7 The Employment index seasonally adjusted for May stood at 46 3 Inventories seasonally adjusted 51 1 Supplier Deliveries seasonally adjusted were 47 9 and Prices were 58 5 The Ivey PMI unadjusted data for the month of May is 66 3 Employment 52 1 Inventories 53 5 Supplier Deliveries 47 8 and Prices 60 9 The Ivey Purchasing Managers Index shows responses to one question Were your purchases last month in dollars higher the same or lower than the previous month A figure above 50 shows an increase while below 50 shows a decrease Please check the website http iveypmi uwo ca for more information Media contact Ivan Langrish Senior Manager Media Strategy ilangrish ivey

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  • Review explores the notion that the House of Mouse may not have its house in order and is missing opportunities to realize its true value The issue s feature article looks at all of Disney s component parts and structure and finds ways the company should re focus its divisions around storytelling in a multi media context The April edition of the Ivey Business Review also features a compelling question and answer session with leading technology thought leader Michael Mace CEO of Cera Technology Mace previously served in senior roles at Palm and was also the Director of Marketing for the Mac Platform at Apple The wide ranging interview touches on the role of marketing in today s complex and competitive tech world and reflects on the strategic challenges faced by giants like Apple and RIM Other articles include Deals on the Nile Is it time to enter post revolutionary Egypt Bit by Bit Examining the potential of online education for Canadian universities Keys to the Lockout Examining the strategy of labour disputes in professional sports Apple s Army Resuscitating Foxconn s profitability Printing Pressed How publishers can squeeze margins from an online bookstore Reimagining Disaster Relief How companies can help provide immediate assistance when disasters occur Unbanked in America Bringing more Americans into the realm of formal banking Revitalizing Medical Care The search for ubiquity in a broken system The January 2012 issue of the Ivey Business Review is also now available online and explores issues including strategic patenting TransCanada s place in Liquefied Natural Gas export restructuring Nintendo and features an interview with Michael Denham the Managing Director of Accenture Canada on corporate strategy and management consulting The Ivey Business Review is an undergraduate strategy publication conceived written and managed exclusively by HBA students at Ivey and is

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  • 29 2012 LONDON ON May 29 th 2012 Few leaders in business history could capture our imagination like Steve Jobs Some say the brilliant Apple co founder was known to create a reality distortion field in which reality was malleable He could convince anyone of practically anything Author Prasad Kaipa former technical advisor and product marketing manager with Apple looks into the mental make up of Jobs in his article Steve Jobs and the art of mental model innovation Continuing the theme of how some leaders think Margaret Heffernan s piece Willful Blindness When Leaders Turn a Blind Eye explores the idea of turning the other cheek to avoid inconvenient truth Heffernan sees examples of this dangerous business practice from Rupert Murdoch s News Corporation wiretapping scandal to Alan Greenspan s fervent beliefs in a free market blinded him to repeated failures in unregulated derivatives trading between 1994 and 2008 Heffernan is the author of Willful Blindness which was shortlisted for the Goldman Sachs Financial Times Best Business Book Award in 2011 Other articles include a piece by Ivey Professor Glenn Rowe on whether struggling NHL teams should hire a coach or general manager whose resume includes winning a previous Stanley Cup with another team and also Gord Hume s piece on the consequences of Canada s crumbling infrastructure Since 1933 Ivey Business Journal formerly Business Quarterly has been bringing leading management thinking to practitioners The Journal publishes six times a year delivering incisive practical articles about managing Ivey Business Journal can be found at www iveybusinessjournal com About the Richard Ivey School of Business The Richard Ivey School of Business www ivey ca at Western University is Canada s leading provider of relevant innovative and comprehensive business education Drawing on extensive research and business experience Ivey faculty provide the

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