Hill+Knowlton Strategies is Canada’s largest public affairs and public relations consultancy, with nine Canadian offices and part of a global network with 83 offices in 46 countries. Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada is made up of more than 200 people that combine expertise, passion and insight to provide standout advice and creative ideas for their clients.
Intergraph® is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph’s industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data and infuse the world with intelligence to make processes and infrastructures better, safer, and smarter. The company’s software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, protect critical infrastructure and provide security systems for transportation, defence and public safety organisations.
Parsons Brinckerhoff is a global consulting firm assisting public and private clients to plan, develop, design, construct, operate and maintain thousands of critical infrastructure projects around the world. Founded in New York City in 1885, Parsons Brinckerhoff is a diverse company of 14,000 people in more than 150 offices on five continents. With a strong commitment to technical excellence, a diverse workforce, and service to our clients, we are currently at work on thousands of infrastructure projects throughout the world. These range from the mega-projects that define an entire region to smaller, more local projects that keep a community humming.
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (North America)
CILTNA is part of an international logistics and professional organisation with more than 30,000 members operating under royal charter in more than 30 countries. It provides a network of contacts, promotes the exchange of information on all aspects affecting the performance and evolution of the transportation system through seminars, workshops and conferences; collaborates with other private and public organizations (including governments and academic institutions) on training; and promotes public recognition of excellence in the profession. Members are all areas of professional activity including those involved in supply chain management, dispute resolution, policy and strategic planning, warehousing, operations, client services, academics, consultants, and key decision makers.
For more than 30 years, Harbourfront Centre in Toronto has been on the cutting edge of all that is current and creative, bringing together the best in both Canadian culture and the rich mosaic of cultures from within our country and around the world. Harbourfront Centre is an innovative, non-profit cultural organization which provides internationally renowned programming in the arts, culture, education and recreation, all within a collection of distinctive venues in the heart of Toronto’s downtown waterfront.
Toronto East General Hospital
TEGH has been proudly serving the community of East Toronto since 1929, when it opened its doors as a 110-bed general hospital. Over the years, the hospital has continually renewed its commitment to the community it serves. Today, TEGH is a large, urban, full-service community teaching hospital, providing comprehensive care to a diverse population of 400,000, representing over 40 cultural and linguistic groups.
Glendon School of Public and International Affairs
The Glendon School is Canada’s first bilingual graduate school of public and international affairs. A unique Canadian institution, it combines a comprehensive bilingualism with a focus upon both public and international affairs. Adopting a global perspective, the School explores the relationship between public institutions and their larger environment. Its purpose is to advance research on public and international affairs; provide a high-quality bilingual master’s program; and offer innovative professional development programming. The Glendon School is located in mid-town Toronto on the fully bilingual Glendon Campus of York University. This picturesque setting is the ideal venue for bringing together public leaders and academic specialists to discuss and debate the challenges facing contemporary public life.