Consulate General Scot Slessor Visits CICS

Canadian Consul General of India, Chandigarh Scot Slessor (in front) Maureen Evered, and UFV President and Vice Chancellor Dr. Mark Evered alongside UFV faculty, staff, students and community members

Canadian Consul General of India, Chandigarh, Mr. Scot Slessor visited the Centre for Indo Canadian Studies on July 16th. Mr. Slessor spoke to invited UFV faculty, staff and community members on the roles of the office in Chandigarh, as well as the business opportunities available in Chandigarh for young entrepreneurs. Mr. Slessor also discussed the contributions made by the Chair on Canada India Business and Economic Development and the continuing partnership between Chandigarh, the Chair, as well as the UFV Campus in Chandigarh. The presentation was then followed by dinner which was hosted by UFV’s President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Mark Evered.