Saeed Selvam - Public Policy 101 Course
Saeed has over 15 years of public affairs experience with a track record of actual legislative change. He was the Executive Director of the Spark Initiative, leads public policy at the Laidlaw Foundation, worked for all 3 levels of government, consulted by the Obama Administration, Mayor of Toronto, Premier of Ontario and Chief of Police. He is a regular media contributor on CTV National, the Huffington Post and the Toronto Star. Saeed holds an Honours BA in Political Science and a Masters of Public Policy from the University of Toronto.
About the course: Public Policy 101 is a course designed for NGO and business leaders and those wanting to get a solid understanding of how to effectively lobby for a cause at a fraction of the cost. It is important now more than ever to understand how to navigate power and those skills have traditionally been reserved for the rich, well-connected and professional lobbying firms. By the end of this course you'll have a no B.S. understanding of how government relations, media and politics works allowing you to save time, money and advocate effectively.