“Consulting as a Career”
Speaker: John Leggat, Consultant and Senior Advisor at CFN Consultants, Ottawa
Date/Time: Tues May 29th 2012 ; Registration, Refreshments and Networking: 06:30 p.m.; Talk: 07:00 p.m. – 08:00 p.m. Time for networking after the event.
Location: T335 in T-building, School of Advanced Technology Algonquin College,
1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K2G 1V8
Parking: No fee after 5 p.m. at the Parking Lots 8 & 9. Please respect restricted areas.
Registration: Free. Pre-Registration requested. To ensure a seat, please register by e-mail by contacting: email@example.com ; Please use “IEEE AICN May29 Event” as Subject Line
Organizer: Bhagvat Joshi
Organized by: IEEE Ottawa AICN (Alliance of IEEE Consultants’ Networks), IEEE Ottawa EIT ( Engineers in Transition ) Committee
Dr. John Leggat is a consultant and Senior Advisor at CFN Consultants in Ottawa. Seven years ago he retired from the Public Service of Canada and joined CFN to help the partnership with the science and technology dimensions of the practice. His presentation will describe the challenges associated with a transition from the public to the private sector and the dimensions of providing consulting services to companies that are interested in winning government contracts. He will talk about what has and what has not contributed to success the key steps in making the transition to consulting and briefly discuss what the future might hold for defence contracting in future years