Allan D. Shocker Lecture
on Product Development
Design and Business: Why Can’t We Be Friends?
Roger L. Martin is the dean of the Joseph L. Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and
holds the Premier's Research Chair in Productivity and Competitiveness. He was appointed to a seven-year
term as the dean that commenced on September 1, 1998 and was recently reappointed to a second five-year
term that commenced on July 1, 2005. He is also the director of the AIC Institute for Corporate Citizenship. He
serves on the Boards of Research in Motion, The Thomson Corporation, Tennis Canada, the Canadian Credit
Management Foundation, and the Skoll Foundation. He is a Trustee of the Hospital for Sick Children.
Dean of the Joseph L. Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto
Monday, November 26, 2007
Carlson School of Management
University of Minnesota
The Shocker Lecture is presented by the New Product Design and Business Development Program, a joint venture between the Institute of Technology and the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, and collaborating companies working together to create new products.