Men's Movement Summit 2016 Registration Page
Let’s Move Together and Initiate a Sustainable Global Men’s Movement
Join the live Video Broadcast online for a small donation that fits your budget or come to Toronto and $50 CAD will get you into the event.
This event will be recorded and available to those who have registered. If you miss a segment or the day, you can review it online at a later time.
On November 19th, 2016 speakers from different organizations will move together to create a space for men to communicate about their vision of healthy Masculinity. It will be on-line and live conference that hosts a series of preselected speakers with interactive breakout sessions in discussion on a healthy masculine presence in society.
The Men's Movement Summit is dedicated to exploring healthy masculine presence.
Agenda for November 19th
9:00 Welcome - Opening comments by Justin McMakin - MC
9:10 Summit and International Men’s Day - Lee Rosen
9:20 Purpose of this event - James O’Rourke
9:30 Peter Thompson - "What are the qualities and character that define your masculinity"
10:30 Jody Grose - "What are you hungry for? Men's Journey from head to heart".
BREAK (15 MINS)
11:45 James O’Rourke - "Men and Masculinity"
12:45 Danish Ahmed - "Inspiration Motivation"
1:45 Veronica Weston and Poorva Gabori
2:15 Don Todrin - "Masculine Strategy to Create Profitable Business"
3:15 Robert Leung - "The Heart of Man"
BREAK (15 MINS)
4:30 Anderson/Hodges - "Initiation and Rite of Passage for Young Men: A Pathway to Masculine Presence"
5:30 Owen Williams - "Key structures for a man to live in harmony with himself and his life."
6:30 Wrap Up and Complete the Day Acknowledgements - Justin McMakin, Lee Rosen
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Danish Ahmed is an entrepreneur, inspirational speaker, and best-selling author of “A Dictionary of Distinctions”. He has also written hundreds of articles on personal and professional development.
Jody Grose: Attracted to Native American culture as a young boy, during a profound time of personal transition - the summer of 1987, he traveled to the Rosebud reservation in South Dakota to learn Earth honoring ways of the Lakota Sioux nation.
Donald W. Todrin: Saving families one business at a time, by removing unsupportable debt without bankruptcy that is stressing small businesses so that the owners, and employees can survive, emerge and succeed once again.
James R. O’Rourke, is an American life-coach, self-help expert, motivational speaker and training developer. His most famous courses are, ‘The Man You Always Wanted To Be’ and ‘How to Parent your child’s developing brain.’ His most famous short innovatively designed public seminars, ‘Miracle Time - Unleash Your Power’ and ‘Family takes Teamwork’.
Peter Thomson is an active volunteer and has managed at numerous levels in the international men’s movement from Toronto since 1982. He has run leadership training; as well he has experience as an Essential Skills trainer. He initiated a team model for a men’s organization in Toronto as well as setting up and directing similar groups in Canada and the US. Peter has written and led the Art of Masculinity Retreats with Matt Lyons since 2010.
Robert Leung has been involved in the Sterling men’s work for over 26 years. As a teammate (still on his original team) captain, Point Man and Division Coordinator. He will speak on Men and Emotions.
Nick Hodges and Steve Anderson will be Speaking at the Summit next Saturday. This speaker duo are cofounders of a non-profit “Journey Leaders in Action”, They will be speaking on the Initiation and Rite of Passage for Young Men: A Pathway to Masculine Presence
Owen WIlliams - Owen passionate about men leading and living full, vital lives and been doing this work for 30 years. Hear Owen discuss the key structures that will support you in creating a powerful life and legacy. Men attending this summit will leave knowing what they will need to do as well as the obstacles they place in the way of having a great life.