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Group on Complex Collaboration has its first BricoLab meeting on February 21, 2024

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Feb  21, 2024

In the meeting, we had two speakers. First, Simon Altmejd shared his research "Designing Algorithms to Decentralize Authority: Tensions from the Field." Then, Prof. Mitali Banerjee presented her paper using deep learning method to conceptualize and empirically test the existence of a creative ideal in the context of early 20th-century modern art.


Anand Bhardwaj won the 2024 CSSO Dissertation Award on February 20, 2024

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Feb  21, 2024

Anand Bhardwaj won the 2024 CSSO (McGill Center for Strategy Studies in Organizations) dissertation award, based on his proposal for his study of developing AI for healthcare organization's scheduling.

Prof. Mayur Joshi visited the Group on Complex Collaboration on February 8, 2024

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Feb  12, 2024

Prof. Mayur Joshi visited the Group on Complex Collaboration on February 8, 2024. Mayur Joshi is an assistant professor of information system at the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa. Mayur’s research interests are at the intersection of information systems and organization theory, with a focus on the phenomenon of digital transformation. His overarching research question is how digital technologies shape and are shaped by the fundamental practices, processes, and strategies of organizing. 

Prof. Samer Faraj gave a talk at the CHUM Ecole de L’Intelligence Artificielle on AI in health on January 31, 2024

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Feb  1, 2024

Prof. Samer Faraj gave a talk at the CHUM Ecole de L’Intelligence Artificielle on AI in healthcare on January 31, 2024. His topic was about "Coordination de la santé et de l’IA".

Prof. Takumi Shimizu presented his thesis defense on December 14, 2023

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Dec  30, 2023

Prof. Takumi Shimizu, a Ph.D. candidate at the McGill University Desautels Faculty of Management, presented his thesis defense entitled "Sustaining Knowledge Interaction in Online Communities: A Longitudinal Field Study of a Professional Medical Community" on December 14, 2023. Takumi's committee chair is  Professor Samer Faraj.

Group on Complex Collaboration held a farewell party to visiting Ph.D. candidate Tomislav Karacic on December 6, 2023

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Dec 15, 2024

Group on Complex Collaboration held a farewell party to visiting PhD candidate Tomislav Karacic on December 6, 2023. Tomislav is a PhD candidate at the KIN Center for Digital Innovation of the School of Business and Economics at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. In September 2024, he will join the London School of Economics and Political Science as an assistant professor.

MGPO434 students conducted final presentation at the CHUM Pierre-Péladeau Amphitheater on December 4, 2023

Posted by: Xian Zhu, Feb 27, 2024

MGPO434 students finished their final presentation at the CHUM Pierre-Péladeau Amphitheater. MGPO434 "Emerging Technologies: Organizing and Societal Stakes" is an undergraduate course offered by Prof. Samer Faraj. Prior to 2023 Fall semester, the course was offered in Winter 2022 (by Prof. Samer Faraj) and Winter 2023 (by Dr. Anand Bhardwaj) and highly rated.

Prof. Samer Faraj has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada’s Academy of Social Science in November 2023

Posted by: Zhuoyue Pang, Jan  10, 2024

Congratulations to Professor Samer Faraj on being named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC)’s Academy of Social Sciences! He is among the 19 McGill University researchers honored by the RSC Fellowship in 2023. The RSC is comprised of over 2,400 Canadian scholars, artists, and scientists, who are peer-elected as leaders in their field and have made remarkable contributions to the arts, the humanities, the sciences, and Canadian public life.