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Participants at the MAC conference sitting at multiple round tables with a speaker presenting on stage.

MAC Conference

This event was held on June 22, 2018.

Event details

MAC Conference 2017

MAC employees are invited to MAC Conference 2018. This year's event focuses on building awareness around how to apply an inclusive lens in our workplace interactions.
  • WHAT:
    MAC Conference 2017
  • DATE:
    June 22 2018
  • TIME:
    8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • WHERE:
    Coca Cola Court, Mattamy Athletic Centre (MAC)


Time Details
8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Registration, coffee and refreshments
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Opening remarks from:

  • Christina Sass-Kortsak, Assistant Vice-President, Human Resources
  • Mohamed Lachemi, President and Vice-Chancellor
  • Deborah Brown, Vice-President, Administration and Operations
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Keynote presentation by Tanya (Toni) De Mello: What We Communicate Without Saying a Word
10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Networking activity and break
11 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. Live simulations performed by actors from Ryerson’s Interpersonal Skills Teaching Centre
11:40 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Leadership at Ryerson certificates, distributed by Dianne Norman, Director, Organizational and Employee Effectiveness, Human Resources
11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. Hot buffet lunch served
12:20 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch (includes performance and grand prize raffle!)
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