To all UBC faculty and staff:
You are cordially invited to the formal installation of Professor Arvind Gupta as the 13th President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of British Columbia on Friday, September 12, 2014.
The presidential installation marks an important UBC milestone and is an occasion to celebrate with students, faculty, staff, alumni and the broader community. A series of thought-provoking and entertaining events will be held throughout the day on the Vancouver campus.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, 6265 Crescent Road, Vancouver
The installation ceremony is a memorable and inspiring event featuring live music and greetings from around the world, welcoming Professor Gupta and celebrating the successes of UBC’s global community and its collective impact on the world.
PANEL DISCUSSION: GENERATION EMPOWERED
3:00 – 4:30 p.m. The Old Auditorium, 6344 Memorial Road, Vancouver
All are welcome to attend this engaging and interactive panel discussion with Professor Arvind Gupta.
BREAKFAST WITH THE PRESIDENT
7:30 – 9:00 a.m. Venue TBD
UBC faculty, staff and students are also invited to put their names in a draw to attend an intimate breakfast with the President.
For more details and to enter the draw visit http://www.ubc.ca/installation
HOW TO RSVP FOR THE INSTALLATION CEREMONY AND PANEL DISCUSSION
– Staff visit http://www.ubc.ca/installation and enter the RSVP code: CERP
– Faculty visit http://www.ubc.ca/installation and enter the RSVP code: FAC (unless you have received a separate code by email)
David H. Farrar
Provost and Vice-President Academic
Vice-President, Communications & Community Partnership