Concordia University Presents

The Walrus Talks Disruption (Ottawa)

Ottawa 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Walrus Talks is a national series of events about Canada and its place in the world. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, and business leaders.

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General admission: $20
Student: $12

National Arts Centre
Azrieli Studio
1 Elgin St.
Ottawa, ON

Eight speakers for seven minutes each on the rapidly-changing landscapes of media, government, technology, industry, and more.


  • Lisa Charleyboy, writer, editor and storyteller
  • Stephen Faul, president and CEO, Frontier College
  • Mike Flanagan, executive vice president, Pivot Technology Solutions
  • Huda Idrees, founder & CEO, Dot Health
  • Julie S. Lalonde, women’s rights advocate
  • Jennifer McGrath, associate professor of psychology, Concordia University
  • Terry O’Reilly, CBC radio host and advertising expert
  • Adam Radomsky, Concordia University Research Chair in Anxiety and Related Disorders and professor of psychology, Concordia University

…And more.

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