September 16th, 2015 6:15 PM - 12 AMMontreal, Canada

Montreal Economic Institute, September 15 -17, 2015

September 16, 2015

The intellectual journey of
Garry Kasparov

The 2015 edition of the George Lengvari Sr. Lecture Series will feature Garry Kasparov, former world chess champion, Russian dissident and renowned freedom fighter.

Born in Baku, Azerbaijan (then a Republic of the USSR) in 1963, Kasparov took on the greatest champions and won. And since retiring from the game, he has been involved in a fearless political battle with one of the most powerful and controversial men alive, Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia.

Location: Ritz-Carlton Montréal (Salon Ovale) 1228 Sherbrooke St. West
Time: Cocktail: 6:15PM / Dinner: 7:30PM
Reservation mandatory

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Garry’s Timeline

Follow Garry's extraordinary path through years of relentless activism.

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