The Walrus Talks are coming to you.

From income inequality and the climate crisis to health care and resilience, The Walrus hosts year-round events on the topics concerning Canadians today. The Walrus has held over 150 events featuring more than 1000 speakers from across Canada and beyond.

Join us in person for our national live event series The Walrus Talks, or online via livestream for The Walrus Talks at Home. Each event tackles a single topic and offers thoughtful and inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, scientists, artists, business leaders, and more, bringing diverse perspectives and expertise.

The Walrus Leadership Forums are sixty-minute daytime virtual events that convene business, media, academic, policy, and political leaders for highly curated keynote presentations, interviews, and panel discussions.

More than 65,000 attendees have joined The Walrus events in person and online so far. Register now to hear from Canada’s best as they spark conversation on the issues that matter most to Canadians.


The Walrus Talks Economic Reconciliation

How the private sector and government can support a brighter economic future for Indigenous peoples in Canada.

Tuesday, March 28, 2023
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

The Walrus Talks A New City

What’s happening now—designing sustainable, inclusive places to live and thrive.

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET
Isabel Bader Theatre, Toronto

The Walrus Talks It's Happening Now

Climate change, social policy, and changing the future.

Thursday, May 11, 2023
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

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