CaféPolitique – April 8, 2015

On April 8, 2015, MCIE President Gary Gervais participated in a panel discussion for Café Politique, the topic: The Internationalization of Post-Secondary Education: Opportunities & Challenges. The talks explored the benefits and challenges of international education for Manitoba both in recruitment and in supporting Manitobans who want to study abroad. The panel also discussed the government’s role in supporting international education.

The panel consisted of Gary Gervais, Rhonda Friesen, Manager of the University of Manitoba International Office, and Ray Karasevich, Vice-President – Academic of the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology.

The following video is Gary’s portion of the panel discussion.

To view the rest of the talk and speakers see the links below.

Introduction & Dr. David Mandzuk:

Gary Gervais –

Rhonda Friesen –

Ray Karasevich:

Moderator Questions –

Audience Questions –


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