October 26-27, 2022
Ottawa Conference and Event Centre

CT Symposium: Finding your place in change

The CT Symposium is bigger and better than ever, with two full days of inspiring stories and learning opportunities plus a career fair!

(11.0 CPD hours)


Group discounts are available!

Our speakers

Dr. Hayley Wickenheiser

Trailblazer, community leader, doctor and businesswoman 

Pam August

Former Director of Culture at WestJet

Don Drummond

Economist and author of a report on public service renewal

Waneek Horn-Miller

Olympic gold medalist and Mohawk activist

Dr. Ivan Joseph

Leadership, diversity and corporate culture expert

Julie S. Lalonde

Award-winning activist and author

Joyce Odidison

Workplace wellness expert

Kishawna Peck

Advocate for diversity in STEM

Chantal Petitclerc

Paralympic gold medalist and Senator

Agenda

Day 1

7:30 ET – Registration and light breakfast

8:30 ET – Opening remarks and reflections on the theme

9:00 ET – Pam August: Moments that Matter: Leading Culture NOW

10:00 ET – Break

10:30 ET – Joyce Odidison: Self-Mastery and Balance through Disruption

11:30 ET – Lunch

13:00 ET – Chantal Petitclerc: My story: Victories, Deceptions and Perseverance

14:00 ET – Break

14:15 ET – Kishawna Peck: Inclusivity and Diversity in Tech and AI

15:15 ET – Break

15:30 ET – Don Drummond: Wanted: A New Breed of Civil Servant


Day 2

7:30 ET – Registration and light breakfast

8:30 ET – Opening remarks

9:00 ET – Waneek Horn-Miller: Your Struggle Is Your Motivation in Disguise

10:00 ET – Break

10:30 ET – Julie S. Lalonde: Resilience is Futile

11:30 ET – Lunch

13:00 ET – Dr. Ivan Joseph: Fueling Success Through Inclusivity and Diversity

14:00 ET – Break

14:15 ET – Panel Discussion: Marie-Chantal Girard, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Office of the Chief Human Resources Officer (TBS), Bill Matthews, Deputy Minister, Department of National Defence, and Paul Thompson, Deputy Minister, Public Services and Procurement Canada

15:15 ET – Break

15:30 ET – Hayley Wickenheiser: Scoring Success


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