On October 14, 2010, Frontier College, Canada’s original literacy organization, is hosting a forum on Literacy & Technology to generate a dialogue between leading Canadian thinkers on the issue of literacy in the context of today’s evolving technology. Frontier College’s Literacy & Technology Forum will bring together 300 guests, including members of government, the Canadian business community and the Information Communications and Technology sectors to examine the importance of literacy and the work of Frontier College in their sectors.
Moderated by a celebrity host, a panel of prominent speakers including Carolyn McGill-Davidson, President & CEO, CNW Group and Sherry Campbell, President, Frontier College, will look at literacy in relation to technology, the economy and Canadian society as a whole.
Sponsored by Great-West Life, and supported by CIBC, Compugen and Microsoft; this event will create a forum to examine why literacy matters, how it affects the lives of Canadians and the short and long term costs and consequences of literacy on global technology and the economy.
Thursday, October 14, 2010 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon
789 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4W 2G4