• September 21, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Venue:  

Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

Venue Website:

Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Fri 9 - 5pm - 416-602-2584

Have lunch with one of the world’s 50 greatest leaders. Each year, Fortune ranks the Top 50 thinkers, speakers and doers in the world. One of them (ranked ahead of Oprah) is Toronto’s Kathleen McLaughlin. She’s the Chief Sustainability Officer for Walmart and the President of the Walmart Foundation, which last fiscal year donated more than $1.4 billion in (more…)


  • June 19, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Venue:  

Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

Venue Website:

Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Fri 9 - 5pm - 416-602-2584

What happens when groups of people and groups of computers work together? Malone would know. He’s the founding director of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence and co-director of the MIT Initiative on Inventing the Organizations of the 21st Century. He thinks we’ve barely tapped the power of people working in groups – alongside computers working (more…)


  • June 6, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Venue:  

Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, 6th floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M4W 0A4

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Fri 9 - 5pm - 416-602-2584

One man knows not just if Donald Trump can be impeached, but how. Laurence Tribe is Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard and one of just 68 Harvard scholars since its founding in 1636 to earn its highest academic honor of “University Professor.” No one else “in American history has…simultaneously achieved Tribe’s pre-eminence….as a practitioner and….scholar (more…)


  • May 16, 2018
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

Venue:  

Address:
91 King Street East, Main Dining Hall, Toronto, ON, CA, M5C 1G3

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Frid 9-5 416-602-2584

New York has a centre for artistic invention. Should we? Can we? Dan Doctoroff knows. You may know him as the CEO of Sidewalk Labs whose Sidewalk Toronto is creating a whole new kind of neighbourhood on the Eastern Waterfront. But he’s also Chair of The Shed, the new $500 million arts complex in Manhattan that will be the world’s (more…)


  • Dame Helena Morrissey
    May 9, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Address:
181 Wellington St W, Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, 2nd floor, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Frid 9-5 416-602-2584

Why should women aim to be thought equal to men when they can… Well, when they can be so much better. And for the good of us all. It’s the central idea of A Good Time to be a Girl, by Helena Morrissey.  Dame Helena Morrissey is the 2017 Financial Times business leader of the year; the founder of the (more…)


  • Dambisa Moyo
    April 25, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Address:
181 Wellington St W, Ritz-Carlton, Wellington Room, 4th floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M5V 3G7

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Frid 9-5 416-602-2584

Yes, capitalism and democracy both need a big fix. Dambisa Moyo knows how big. Dr. Dambisa Moyo is one of the world’s most acclaimed economists. Time Magazine named her one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World and she’s on the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders’ Forum. You read her work in The Financial Times and Wall Street (more…)


  • February 21, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Address:
444 Yonge Street, 7th Floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M5B 2H4

Event Phone: Louise Davey Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

She first broke the Harvey Weinstein story and… changed our world. Jodi Kantor is the investigative reporter who, along with two New York Times colleagues, first exposed the story of Harvey Weinstein, and then again, Louis C.K. Jodi specializes in long-form deeply reported stories. But none has so profoundly changed our view of men and women, work (more…)


  • January 30, 2018
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

Venue:  

Venue Phone: (416) 597-1336

Venue Website:

Address:
380 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA, M5G 1R6

Event Phone: Louise Davey 416-602-2584 Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

Jamie Bennett pushes the arts to the epicenter of city-building. On Jan. 30, you can learn how. Jamie Bennett heads ArtPlace America, the partnership of 16 foundations, 8 federal agencies and 6 financial institutions that invests in making the arts a bigger part of city-building. ArtsAmerica has invested over $100 million in placemaking projects that (more…)


  • January 26, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Venue:  

Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

Venue Website:

Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Hear Niall Ferguson on old power hierarchies and new social networks. Just as The Ascent of Money brought a bold new perspective to Wall Street, Ferguson’s The Square and the Tower does the same for Silicon Valley. He radically recasts the turning points in world history, including our own. But then, Niall Ferguson would. And as one of the world’s (more…)


  • November 30, 2017
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

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Address:
91 King Street East, Main Dining Hall, Toronto, ON, CA, M5C 1G3

Event Phone: Mon - Fri 9am - 4pm Louise Davey

Nathalie Bondil is Redefining the World of Museums and Galleries For the past decade, Nathalie Bondil has turned the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts into one of the most daring and successful museums, not just in Canada, but anywhere. As its Director and Chief Curator, she has brought the Museum’s exhibitions to 30 international cities. (more…)