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Patricia Moser: “Leadership, Women & the United Nations”

Wed., Sept. 27, 3pm, HSC-1A4, McMaster University, The Academic Women’s Success and Mentorship (AWSM) lecture series, co-sponsored by the Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition (IGHC) and Science Career and Cooperative Education (SCCE)

Sep 18, 2017

The Academic Women’s Success and Mentorship (AWSM) lecture series, along with co-sponsors the Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition (IGHC) and Science Career and Cooperative Education (SCCE) is pleased to present a talk by

Patricia Moser: “Leadership, Women & the United Nations”
Wed., Sept. 27, 3pm
HSC-1A4

Patricia Moser is the Director of the Procurement Group at the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), where she plays a vital role providing support to rebuild the fractured communities left behind in the wake of humanitarian disasters. Patricia boasts more than 20 years of experience in leading and consulting for organizations in Procurement, Supply Chain, Marketing, Business Operations and Sustainability. She has worked in a diverse number of industries, including banking, telecommunications, technology, retail, public sector, not-for- profit, vaccine manufacturing, consumer packaged goods, and healthcare.

Patricia has been recognized numerous times as one of the premier strategists and thought leaders in her area and was recently nominated as one of the top Procurement professionals by Procurement Leaders. Patricia has been featured in numerous publications including Fortune, HR Executive, MBE, CPO Agenda, Huffington Post, Procurement Leaders, Supply and Demand Chain Executive Magazine, Purchasing B2B and MM&D. She has presented internationally on leading edge approaches to business issues, including sustainability, gender parity and women’s leadership. She is the co-author of the award-winning book 1 Piece of Advice: Exceptional women from around the globe inspire you to unlock your potential.

Ms. Moser received a BSc. in Psychology and a BSc. in Chemistry from McMaster University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Concordia University. She was recently inducted into the McMaster Alumni Gallery. She will discuss her work with the UN, the importance of sustainability in procurement, and her experience as a woman in leadership.

For insights into Ms. Moser’s work, see: https://www.unops.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/News/Procurement_in_action_UNOPS.pdf  

Please join us for refreshments and an engaging talk with an inspiring woman leader. To register, please visit http://goo.gl/qnprNP

ACADEMIC WOMEN’S SUCCESS & MENTORSHIP: STIMULATING DIALOGUE, MENTORSHIP, INCLUSIVITY, AND SUCCESS http://www.mcmasterawsm.com/