Re-Ignite your passion for Rotary
Be inspired at the TED style talks
Are you ready to
REV UP ROTARY?
You will be when you attend the 2016 District 7070 Conference. Poised to please, inform and inspire the 2016 conference will boast a 3R Hub where you can explore Rotary projects, exchange information and fuel friendship. It’s a different kind of space for you to Re-ignite, Re-charge and Re-imagine Rotary. When you aren’t in the 3R Hub you’ll find yourself being driven by a program of inspiring TED style talks from speakers who will have you racing for the open road to do good in the world.
Annu Gaidhu, M.A., E-RYT, is an internationally recognized yoga teacher with an unquenchable enthusiasm for life, love, and healing.
Ritika Goel is the Lead Physician at the Inner City Family Health Team and was formerly the Population Health Lead for ICHA.
Executive Director of The People Project, Co-Founder at Milan Media Arts Productions and Co-Owner of Glad Day Book Shop, Kim Katrin Milan shares her experience as a gifted young activist and social entrepreneur who is committed to raise consciousness around diversity and inclusiveness.
Break dancer, Cirque de Soleil performer founder and CEO of Unity Charities, Michael Prosserman empowers youth through the art of dance.
Ashley Murphy was born with HIV/AIDS. Today the 18 year old fights the stigma associated with the disease. She is an experienced ‘We Day” speaker, and the recipient of numerous awards.
Dr. Fitzgerald consults with organizations investing in projects intended to achieve sustainable outcomes. She is dedicated to providing opportunity to the economically disadvantaged in collaboratively determining their own sustainable solutions to poverty.
Raised in Canada’s far northern city of Whitehorse, Yukon, throughout her youth, Morgan volunteered with non-profit organizations and developed an all-consuming interest in human rights.
Andrew Arifuzzaman is the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for University of Toronto Scarborough Campus (UTSC). He was also a key member of the Pan/Parapan American Games project, the largest capital project in UTSC history.
From last year
Check out the gallery from 2015 conference held at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto.
Re-Ignite your passion for Rotary with a day full of energetic and inspiring sessions based on a TED Talk model.
Healing from the Inside, Out
This presentation discusses best practices in mindfulness meditation, yoga and social-emotional learning to help advance mental health and well-being for youth, educators, and community leaders to promote positive change.
In her presentations, Kim Katrin Milan Kim uses personal experience as well as examples from case studies, social media, and current events to outline practical ways for individuals and organizations to make diversity and equity a greater consideration.
Re-Ignite Your Life – Turning Weaknesses into Strengths
Ashley’s positive message of “Rock your differences, own them and be you“ resonates with young and old. Her own story and that of her family of 10 kids-8 of whom have special needs – serve as an inspiration for us all.
When placed-based anchor institutions, such as the University of Toronto Scarborough, focus on what’s around them, and grassroots community groups, such as Rotary, come together to create a vision – great things happen.