DATE: June 29th, 10 am -12 pm EDT

10:00-10:10 am – Introductions

10:10-10:15 am- Sponsor address

10:15-10:25 am- Speaker 1: Sherwin Modeste, Executive Director, Pride Toronto
TOPIC: “Before/During Covid-19: Building Blocks for Post Covid-19”

10:25-11:10 am- Panel 1 on “Communication in a Post-Crisis Society”

  • Dr. Geoff Soloway, Founder at MindWell-U

  • Janice Sutherland, Founder, and CEO at This Woman Can

  • Melissa Horne, Ph.D., Director, Client Experience at Dialectic and Host of Just One Q podcast

11:10-11:30 am – Breakout session 

11:30-11:40 am – Speaker 2: Tonya Surman, Founder and CEO at Centre for Social Innovation
TOPIC “Consolidation: Reinvesting in Your Core”

11:40-11:50 am- Final thoughts and Close


PANEL Recording – Attendees receive a pre-recorded discussion on the “Future of Virtual vs Office”

  • Jenny Okonkwo, Founder, Black Female Accountants Network (moderator)
  • Unstoppable Tracy Schmitt, International Speaker, Best Selling Author, TV & Podcast Host, Decorated Athlete
  • Paul McIntyre Royston, CEO, Grand River Hospital Foundation,
  • Coko Galore, Artistic & Managing Director at Bad Dog Theatre Company
  • Kristi Herold, CEO, JAM, and Sport & Social Group

All registered attendees will receive a recording after the live event ends