The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada
TD Bank Group

TD Bank Group

April 11, 2016 14:00 ET

The Economic Club Presents: Closing the Numeracy Gap; Maintaining Ontario's Prosperity Demands Reversing Our Decline in Numeracy

Sponsored By: TD Bank Group

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 11, 2016) - Panel discussion -- a look at the fundamental need of understanding and using numbers to participate in today's technological society. The topic of the luncheon will be based around Ontario's numeracy levels and their rapid decline over the past decade. Panelists will discuss how this threatens equality of opportunity in both citizen's personal and working lives.

WHO: Panelists
Don Drummond: Stauffer-Dunning Fellow, Global Public Policy - Queen's University
Anne Sado: President - George Brown College
Gerry Connelly: Director, Policy and Research - The Learning Partnership
Moderator
Rhiannon Traill: President & CEO - The Economic Club of Canada
WHAT: TORONTO, ON - Panel discussion to help determine how we can make numeracy for all a reality in Ontario
WHEN: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
11:15am: Registration begins
12:15pm: Opening remarks begin
12:35pm: Panel discussion begins
1:30pm: End of event
WHERE: Fairmont Royal York - Ballroom
100 Front Street West, Toronto

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or for more information
    about the event: The Economic Club of Canada
    Sophie LaPointe
    O: 647.455.0708
    lapointe@economicclub.ca