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The Walrus Talks Advancing Work

Supporting people and communities today to reach a thriving tomorrow

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Artscape Daniels Launchpad 130 Queen's Quay East 4th Floor, East Tower Toronto, ON M5A 0P6 Canada

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  • 2 hours
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The Walrus Talks Advancing Work

The Walrus Talks Advancing Work will bring together leaders to share insights and discuss opportunities for supporting workers and strengthening communities. Now is the time to share challenges and solutions across sectors, demographics, and regions so that we can collaboratively reimagine existing expectations and systems of work.

Join us in person in Toronto or via our livestream for this vibrant discussion on rethinking work. This event will showcase impactful strategies and innovative resources that we can all engage with now and in the future to ensure that we generate more possibilities and access more potential for people across Canada.

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Featuring seven-minute talks from:

Amanda Aziz, Immigration and Refugee Lawyer, Migrant Workers Centre BC

Max Brault, Vice President, People & Change, BDO Canada LLP

Agapi Gessesse, Executive Director, CEE Centre For Young Black Professionals

Golnaz Golnaraghi, Founder, Accelerate her Future

Samir Khan, Senior Research and Evaluation Associate, Future Skills Centre

Alexandra McCann, Executive Director, ONSIDE

Paul Taylor, Executive Director, FoodShare Toronto

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

6:30 p.m. Doors Open

7 p.m. The Walrus Talks

Join us for a reception following the event to continue the conversation.

Can’t make it in person? Register for the livestream and watch online from the comfort of your home.

About The Walrus Talks

The Walrus Talks is a national series of in person events produced by The Walrus. These events feature thought leaders and industry experts offering different perspectives on topics that will spark conversation on matters vital to Canadians.

In addition, we livestream each event so you can enjoy them from anywhere with a Wi-Fi connection.

If you enjoy The Walrus Talks, consider donating to The Walrus. We are a registered charity that relies on donations to produce compelling journalism, events and podcasts. Learn more at

The Walrus Talks is following current municipal and provincial health and safety guidelines.

We strive to be accessible and inclusive. If you require support to be able to fully participate in this event, please contact or (416) 971-5004, ext. 247. Livestream captioning will be available for this event.

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