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Patrick Radden Keefe


  • Patrick Radden Keefe
    May 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue:  

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

Event Phone: Louise Davey louise@ramsayinc.com

When did you last experience “a breath-taking, unrelenting, epic work”? Every so often a writer, a book, and a subject grab us by the throat through their mastery, urgency and mystery. This is one of those rare times. The writer is Patrick Radden Keefe, the New Yorker investigative reporter who’s uncovered everything from the story behind (more…)

Kathrine Switzer


  • May 3, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

Venue:  

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

Event Phone: Louise Davey louise@ramsayinc.com

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer changed the finish line for women’s rights. She’s still running today. It was an iconic moment not only for women in sports, but for women everywhere: Kathrine Switzer is ‘caught’ running the Boston Marathon, a race that didn’t allow women to enter. Since then, she’s pushed millions of women to run…in (more…)

Safi Bahcall


  • April 17, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

Venue:  

Address:
Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Simcoe Place, 200 Front Street West, 30th floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M5V 3K2

Event Phone: Louise Davey louise@ramsayinc.com

Culture may eat Strategy for breakfast, but Structure eats Culture. Safi Bahcall believes companies can change from embracing wild ideas to rigidly rejecting them, the way flowing water will suddenly change into brittle ice. He also believes those same companies can use new thinking to avoid this sclerotic fate. Bahcall’s book, Loonshots, is cliché-breaking, and he’ll (more…)

Roger McNamee


  • April 8, 2019
    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 louise@ramsayinc.com

Roger McNamee just Zucked Facebook. Hear why at the next RamsayTalk, April 8. McNamee is the author of the hottest business book on the shelves: Zucked: Waking up to the Facebook Catastrophe. He’s no tell-all journalist. He was one of Facebook’s earliest investors and remains one of the most persistently successful tech investors in America. McNamee’s critically-acclaimed best-seller speaks (more…)

John Grisham and John Irving


  • February 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue:  

Address:
93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON, CA, M5S2C7

Event Phone: Louise Davey louise@ramsayinc.com

John Grisham and John Irving together on-stage in Toronto for the first time, Wednesday, February 20 In a rare Toronto appearance to celebrate the publication of his latest #1 blockbuster The Reckoning, John Grisham joins John Irving for a memorable wide-ranging conversation. Don’t miss this opportunity to see two of the world’s greatest living authors (more…)

Steven Pearlstein


  • February 8, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

Venue:  

Address:
Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Simcoe Place, 200 Front Street West, 30th floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M5V 3K2

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

Can capitalism survive America? Ask Steven Pearlstein. It didn’t take Trump flaunting the wretched excesses of our economic system for us to know capitalism is in trouble. But Pulitzer-Prize winning economics journalist Steve Pearlstein argues that our worship of unfettered markets is undermining the very values that make capitalism and democracy work. His book, Can (more…)

Phil Lind


  • November 23, 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-Fri 9 - 5pm - 416-602-2584

Phil Lind is the power behind many thrones. Now he’s talking. Phil is best known for steering the genius behind Canada’s greatest entrepreneur, Ted Rogers. But he’s also played a key role in the growth of the Blue Jays and the dominance of Sportsnet. They’re all detailed in his new memoir, Right Hand Man. So please (more…)

Helen Clark


  • Helen Clark
    November 21, 2018
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

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

Helen Clark in conversation about her new book ‘Women, Equality and Power’ The new book Women, Equality, Power is a selection of Helen Clark’s speeches throughout her career of outstanding leadership. It showcases what she had to say from the time of her election to the New Zealand Parliament in 1982 to her nine years as Prime Minister and then her eight years (more…)

Seymour Hersh – SOLD OUT


  • October 31, 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

Lunch with the pre-eminent investigative journalist of our time. Seymour Hersh broke the My Lai Massacre during the Vietnam War; the torture at Abu Ghraib in the Iraq War; the story of Israel’s nuclear arsenal; and countless more stories whose uncovering has changed history. Hersh’s fearless reporting has earned him fame, front-page bylines everywhere, honours (more…)

Dan Lyons


  • October 29, 2018
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

Venue:  

Address:
Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Simcoe Place, 200 Front Street West, 30th floor, Toronto, ON, CA, M5V 3K2

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

Are we meeting the special challenges of working in tech? Dan Lyons wrote the best-seller Disrupted, My Misadventures in the Start-Up Bubble. Today, he’s the expert on the culture of work and how it’s changing business and lives. Lyons is the first speaker in the new RamsayTalks series The Only Constant sponsored by Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, at their downtown SmithToronto (more…)