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Building smarter organizations conference (Toronto, May 14)

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Building smarter organizations conference (Toronto, May 14)

Have you ever wished that your organization was smarter (and less like a Dilbert comic strip)? That the people in it could share what they know more easily, learn faster, and innovate more? Are you already working towards that by using internal social networking, collaboration, knowledge management, learning, leadership development or culture change?

 Here is an opportunity for you to connect, share, and learn from others about how to make your organization smarter. Come to this one-day conference to be held Tuesday, May 14th, in Toronto; or join the LinkedIn group conversation (click here).

 Some of the presenters at this intimate, interactive, one-day event include:

  • Rick Huijbregts, Vice President, Industry and Business Transformation and General Manager, Smart + Connected Communities at Cisco Canada – “Smart Tech – Smarter Organizations”
  • Dan Pontefract, Head of Learning & Collaboration, Telus – talking about his new book The Flat Army: Creating a connected and engaged organization
  • Sandra Montanino, Director of Professional Development, Goodmans LLP – “Expediting learning for smarter organizations”
  • Arna Banack, CEO, Arbacus –  “Culture = the bottom-line”
  • Heather Colman, Knowledge Management Specialist, Hicks Morley – “Increasing collaboration and communication @ Hicks Morley”
  • Camine Porco, Associate Partner, IBM Interactive Canada – “Building smarter organizations”
  • Vince Molinaro, Managing Director, Knightsbridge – “A community of leaders = smarter organizations”

To  register click here. To learn more and see the program click here.

Early bird pricing until April 19 – you pay only $299 plus HST. (Full conference fee is $350 plus HST.)


  • Smart ideas, smartly connect – to challenge and expand how you think
  • Fast-paced, interactive format – so you can learn three practical things to make your organization smarter
  • Intimate group of participants – increase your boundary-spanning network


Leaders, knowledge managers, technologists, learning / training experts, innovators, business designers, strategists, social business gurus, communications and human resources specialists.
When /  where Tuesday, May 14th; Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Toronto Reference Library (map)


University of Toronto iSchool

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We hope to see you at the conference or in LinkedIn. And please let us know if you have any questions.

Conference Organizers

Gordon Vala-Webb                                                  Jane Dysart, Dysart & Jones Associates                    

Cell: 416-565-3217                                        

Twitter: @DynamicAdaptatn                                  Twitter: @jdysart




Posted on: April 22, 2013, 12:13 pm Category: Uncategorized