Leadership conference aims to inspire, inform
Apr 24, 2012
Remaining competitive in today’s highly networked global
economy requires inspired leadership able to engage the many forces
shaping the places in which people live, work and create.
Understanding what those forces are and how to tackle them head on
will be the focus of the upcoming Leader 2
Leader conference taking place at UTSC’s Instructional
Centre on May 4.
“This conference is a wonderful platform to showcase and
harness our strength of position in addressing a number of challenges
facing leaders today – the economy, technology, people and the
importance of creativity in developing talent within a successful
enterprise,” says Georgette Zinaty, executive director of
development & alumni relations at UTSC.
The one day conference will be broken into three interactive
sessions designed to promote dialogue and information-sharing with
high-profile leaders from industry, science, politics and the
The specific topics that will be covered include; Staying
competitive in the Global Economy, CEO in an Hour, Does Social Media
Work?, Your Inner Entrepreneur, Managing Tomorrow’s Talent and
Managing Your Career.
Participants will get a chance to address some of the most pressing
issues facing global organizations including the ongoing economic
recovery, the real value of social media, and the politics of power
and strategic human resource management, among others.
“Many leaders of tomorrow get their start right here on UTSC
campus. It’s fitting that the leaders of today should join us
here for an invigorating day of discussion, engagement and meaningful
debate,” adds Zinaty.
A discount on early registration is available until April 30, 2012.
To register visit, http://my.alumni.utoronto.ca/utscl2l.
For more details including a list of speakers, https://blog.utsc.utoronto.ca/leader2leader2012/
or contact Regan Tigno, alumni development officer, 416-287-5631
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.