2024 Lifelong Learning Conference: Innovative Minds and Inspiring Ideas

Join the transformative Rotman Lifelong Learning Conference in May for strategic insights, communication skills, and innovation culture. Tailored for leaders and professionals.

Presented by: Rotman School of Management
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The Rotman School’s Lifelong Learning Conference returns with a day-long program that will explore how widening our strategic lens, building our communication skills, and nurturing an innovation culture can accelerate our personal performance. Learn from and be inspired by distinguished thought leaders from business and beyond, including renowned executives, entrepreneurs, journalists, artists, authors and academics.

Who Should Attend:

The Lifelong Learning Conference offers a unique one-day learning experience that has been curated to provide a diverse blend of perspectives on the issues facing professionals today. The program of content is designed to give business, government, and non-profit leaders an edge in today’s changing workplace. It is ideal for:

  • - senior leaders from across industries and across all company sizes
  • - managers and individual contributors seeking new ideas and inspiration
  • - professionals who understand the value of knowledge and continuous learning
  • - anyone seeking new strategies to help advance their career goals

What's Included:

  • - In-person access to a diverse program of leading speakers on topics including culture, creativity, innovation, strategy and personal performance
  • - Networking breakfast and lunch
  • - Two coffee breaks
  • - The Spring 2024 issue of Rotman Management magazine
  • - Copies of the new books:
    •   Collision of Power: Trump, Bezos and The Washington Post by Marty Baron
    •   Threats, Bets & No Regrets: How to Create a Winning Generative AI Strategy by Charlene Yi
    •   Supercommunicators: How to Unlock the Secret Language of Connection by Charles Duhigg
    •   LIT: Life Ignition Tools: Use Nature's Playbook to Energize Your Brain, Spark Ideas and Ignite Action by Dr. Jeff Karp

Registration Fees:


FIRST 50 TICKETS = $295 + HST (first 50 tickets save $300)

ADVANCED EARLY BIRD = $345 (second 50 tickets save $250)

EARLY BIRD = $325 (save $200 - Deadline: April 24)


GROUP TICKET DISCOUNTS: Discounted tickets are available groups of five or more. Please email events@rotman.utoronto.ca for more information.


8:00am - Registration opens

8:45am -9:30am – Networking breakfast

9:30am – 10:45: Welcome remarks, masterclass and featured speakers

10:45am – 11am: Coffee break

11:00am – 12:40pm: Masterclass, case study and featured speakers

12:40pm – 1:30pm: Lunch

1:30pm – 2:40pm: Masterclass and featured speakers

2:40pm – 3:00pm: Coffee break

3:00pm – 4:15pm: Masterclass, case study and featured speakers and wrap-up

Event Logistics:
This event is available to attend in-person only.

Rotman Events is committed to accessibility for all people. If you have any access needs or if there are any ways we can support your full participation in this session, please email events@rotman.utoronto.ca no later than 2 weeks in advance of the event and we will be glad to work with you to make the appropriate arrangements.

General Admission: In-Person Ticket Details

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Refunds will only be issued for cancellations received in writing NO LATER than 7 days prior to the event. Please email events@rotman.utoronto.ca for processing.

Questions:  events@rotman.utoronto.ca

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