Events & Resources

City of Toronto Small Business Forum 2023

The Small Business Forum (SBF) is the City of Toronto’s full-day signature event to support small businesses in Toronto. This year’s SBF event theme will focus on “Future-Proofing Businesses Through Innovation and Sustainability” and will feature several leading entrepreneurs, keynote speakers, a pitch competition, panel discussions on trends facing small businesses, tactical workshops and a trade show area. Join the Diversity Institute’s founder and academic director Wendy Cukier for a panel on the importance of equity, diversity and inclusion, including at the most senior levels of the organization, and how it can drive innovation.


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18th Organization Studies Summer Workshop

23 May, 2024

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Canadian Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Summit and Awards

22 May, 2024

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Transformation in Energy Summit

15 May, 2024

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Operational Excellence Showcase

14 May, 2024

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My Little Unicorn: The Magic of the Gender and Sexual Spectrum


Rising to the Challenge: Workplace Equity, Diveristy and Inclusion


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