Toronto April 13, 2018

“We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced.”

- Malala Yousafzai

Let those who shape our world today, help shape yours tomorrow.

How are tomorrow’s leaders shaped today? How do they find their voices?

Organizations looking for a sustainable competitive edge need to encourage, nurture and support valued employees so they can explore and capitalize on leadership opportunities. Shaking up conventional thinking and looking outside of the ordinary for the answers helps to create tomorrow’s influences.

The Art of Leadership for Women brings together a unique collection of extraordinary, influential women whose talent, drive and passion have established them as dynamic leaders and change agents. From world leaders, business icons, bestselling authors, academics and more, these powerful role models share their personal stories while shining a humanistic lens on many of the narratives and issues confronting women in business today.

Discover the tools and techniques that can empower women to blaze their own trails in extraordinary ways. Grow from the lively discussion and collaboration around a shared vision, while connecting with like-minded women who know where you’re coming from and understand where you want to go.

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2018 Speakers

  • Malala
    Yousafzai

    Malala Yousafzai

    Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, International Bestselling Author and Malala Fund Co-founder

    Born in 1997, Malala Yousafzai grew up in the Swat Valley in northern Pakistan with her parents and two brothers. From the age of 10, Malala has campaigned for the rights of girls to receive an education.

    In October 2012, the then 15-year-old Malala was shot in the head by the Taliban while traveling home from school on the bus with her friends.

    Following the attack, Malala was flown to Birmingham to receive treatment at the specialist Queen Elizabeth hospital, and by March 2013 she had made a remarkable recovery and was well enough to return to school.

  • Dr. 

    Annie
    McKee

    Dr. Annie McKee

    Bestselling Author, Emotional Intelligence Expert and Senior Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania

    Emotional Intelligence & Employee Engagement
    • How leaders can create and sustain happiness even when they’re under pressure.
    • What it means to be truly fulfilled and effective at work with clear, practical advice and instruction on how to get there.
    • The powerful relationship of happiness to individual, team, and organizational success.
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  • The Hon. 

    Rona
    Ambrose

    The Hon.

    Rona Ambrose

    Former Leader of Canada’s Official Opposition in the House of Commons and Champion for the Rights of Women and Girls

    The Honourable Rona Ambrose is a dynamic national leader, a champion for the rights of women and girls, the former Leader of Canada’s Official Opposition in the House of Commons, and the former leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.

    Rona knows politics. She successfully rose to lead the largest political party in Canada. After her tenure as leader, the Conservative Party now has the highest membership in its history and is viewed as competitive, more modern, and inclusive. Rona is proud to be the first leader of the Party to march in a gay pride parade. Pundits say “Rona made it look effortless” — accomplishing all of this while also being named the most civil parliamentarian.

  • Malala
    Yousafzai

    Malala Yousafzai

    Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, International Bestselling Author and Malala Fund Co-founder

    Born in 1997, Malala Yousafzai grew up in the Swat Valley in northern Pakistan with her parents and two brothers. From the age of 10, Malala has campaigned for the rights of girls to receive an education.

    In October 2012, the then 15-year-old Malala was shot in the head by the Taliban while traveling home from school on the bus with her friends.

    Following the attack, Malala was flown to Birmingham to receive treatment at the specialist Queen Elizabeth hospital, and by March 2013 she had made a remarkable recovery and was well enough to return to school.

  • Laura
    Vanderkam

    Laura Vanderkam

    Bestselling Author and Time Management Expert

    TIME MANAGEMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY
    • How to manage the 168 hours we all have each week to get the most out of your professional and personal life.
    • What the most successful people do before breakfast and how to take control of your life by making over your mornings.
    • Time management strategies that may make a difference between just hanging on and possibly feeling like you are “having it all.”

  • Tammy
    Heermann

    Tammy Heermann

    Senior Vice President, Leadership Transformation, Lee Hecht Harrison

    Elevating Women in Leadership
    • How organizations have been missing the mark on gender diversity.
    • What development efforts are most effective in advancing women.
    • The behaviours your people leaders must exhibit to shape culture and champion inclusion.

Register Now for The Art of Leadership for Women


 
GENERAL
$499 +HST
VIP
$799 +HST
PLATINUM
$1,099 +HST
What's Included
 
 
 

Seating

Behind VIP
First-come, first-seated
Behind Platinum
Row 4+
Premier seating
Row 1-3

Conference workbook and summary

Latest issue of The Art of Magazine

Book signing opportunities with speakers

Express entrance

 

Three-course networking lunch

 

Embossed journal and pen

 

Books from featured speakers

 
Exclusive reception and photo with Malala Yousafzai
 
 
GENERAL
$499 +HST
What's Included

Behind VIP. First-come, first-seated

Conference workbook and summary

Latest issue of The Art of Magazine

Book signing opportunities with speakers

VIP
$799 +HST
What's Included

Seating Behind Platinum Row 4+

Conference workbook and summary

Latest issue of The Art of Magazine

Book signing opportunities with speakers

Express entrance

Three-course networking lunch

Embossed journal and pen

Featured speaker books

PLATINUM
$1,099 +HST
What's Included

Premier seating Row 1-3

Conference workbook and summary

Latest issue of The Art of Magazine

Book signing opportunities with speakers

Express entrance

Three-course networking lunch

Embossed journal and pen

Featured speaker books

  Exclusive reception and photo with Malala Yousafzai
I love The Art of Leadership for Women because of the palpable energy in the room. You can’t substitute what you can get physically from other people in connections, motivation, and self-belief than you can when you’re just together. It’s a powerful thing.
Jessica Herrin CEO & Founder, Stella & Dot

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