• Charles Bronfman
    November 3, 2016
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

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60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: 416-602-2584

How does a great philanthropist give it all away? If you’re Charles Bronfman, you write your memoirs. Then  you speak at a RamsayLuncheon on your remarkable idea to wind up your foundation this year and distribute the entire proceeds to charities. You don’t speak alone but in conversation with another great Canadian, CTV’s Lloyd Robertson. So (more…)


  • Joshua Geltzer
    October 7, 2016
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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

Event Phone: Louise Davey 416-602-2584

How can we stop extremists from recruiting on the internet? As always, technology is creating both challenges and opportunities. But here, failing to harness the power of our own innovation may cost us our lives. Or are those technologies simply beyond our control? One man who lives this issue is Joshua Geltzer, Senior Director for (more…)


  • Angela Duckworth
    June 3, 2016
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

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Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: 416-602-2584

What’s the one real driver of success? Find out on June 3rd from the woman who proved it. It’s not IQ. Not talent. Not luck. Not work…. But Grit. This idea, that passion and perseverance surpass arguably all other traits in work and life, defies pretty much every theory of success. Little wonder that its (more…)


  • How To Have A Good Death
    May 31, 2016
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Address:
506 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON, CA, M5S 1Y3

Event Phone: 416-602-2584

How To Have A Good Death The Supreme Court ruled that we can ask a doctor to help end our lives if we’re racked with enduring, intolerable pain. Ever since that ruling, we’ve had something few citizens of any nation in any age have been granted: a choice. The “how” of death is what four (more…)


  • David Goldbloom
    May 5, 2016
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Venue Phone: +1 (416) 964-0411

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Address:
60 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto, ON, CA

Event Phone: Louise Davey 416-602-2584

When Dr. David Goldbloom asks: “How Can I Help?”, he can answer his own question. That’s because Dr. David Goldbloom is one of Canada’s top psychiatrists. And by ‘top’, I mean both ‘most empathetic’ and ‘most effective’. David is Senior Medical Advisor at CAMH, the former Chair of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, and the (more…)


  • April 26, 2016
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Phone: 416-602-2584

Janette Sadik-Khan fixed New York’s streets. Maybe she can help fix ours. Our average daily commute time is 66 minutes, our downtown would drive Mad Max mad, and some of our roads haven’t been upgraded since Louis St. Laurent was Prime Minister. So maybe it’s time to look beyond the GTA for some answers to (more…)


  • April 21, 2016
    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: 416-602-2584

What can we learn from arts leaders beyond our borders? We can learn a lot. Especially when those global leaders can help us put our best ideas on the world’s stage. So join us for the first event in a new series of RamsayTalks called Fresh New Grounds, sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal. Its four speakers (more…)


  • John Seabrook - The Song Machine
    March 16, 2016
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Address:
506 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON, CA, M5S 1Y3

Event Phone: 416-602-2584

How many musicians are in a studio during a recording session? None. The music is all recorded digitally. We used to think writing hit songs was an art. But it’s becoming a science. And the man chronicling that huge shift is none other than New Yorker writer, John Seabrook. His new book, The Song Machine: Inside (more…)


  • An Evening With Amy Cuddy
    March 3, 2016
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

In one evening with Amy Cuddy, you’ll learn an invaluable business skill. Amy Cuddy is known the world over for her TEDTalk on non-verbal behavior. It’s now the second most viewed TEDTalk of all time, seen by nearly 30 million people. Amy Cuddy is also the Harvard Business School professor who’s been named a Game-Changer (more…)


  • Eric Weiner
    February 2, 2016
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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101 College Street, Toronto, ON, CA, M5G 1L7

Does Toronto have what it takes to spark real greatness? Author Eric Weiner explores how creative genius is tied to place and time – not just to genetics and sweat. So ideas and inventions by the likes of Steve Jobs, Albert Einstein and Sigmund Freud didn’t happen in isolation, they were profoundly affected by where (more…)