MRIA Emerging Leaders Task Force: in.sight - inspiring through storytelling

The MRIA's Emerging Leaders Task Force (ELTF) will be hosting its 3rd annual storytelling night. In.Sight: Inspiring Through Storytelling is an informal speaker series that will take place on Tuesday, July 17th at Absolute Comedy in Toronto, near Yonge and Eglinton. Come out for good company, networking, drinks, and snacks, and listen to market research professionals tell their best stories about living a lifetime of adventure in market research, overcoming adversity, challenging themselves, and innovating to succeed. Seating is limited and registration is open, so grab your spot now!

In addition to admittance to the speaker sessions, each ticket purchase includes appetizers, one drink ticket, and a viewing of one stand-up comedy show at the same location (Absolute Comedy) after the event or on a different night.

Here is the speaker lineup:

"What Do You Do?: Tales of a Professional Ethnographer"
By: Daniel Berkal, SVP of Research and Innovation, The Palmerston Group

“Embracing the Hyphen: Helping Brands Find their Voice With Diversity and Inclusion”
By: Anastasia “Nat” Tubanos, Director of Content Strategy, FUSE Marketing Group

“Tales From the Focus Group Trenches”
By: David Kwechansky, Qualitative Research Consultant, Perception Research Inc.

“The End of the AI Rainbow: The Implications of Conscious Machines”
By: Sheldon Fernandez, CEO, DarwinAI

“From Researcher to Recruiter – Some Life Lessons”
By: Margaret So, Chief Growth Catalyst, MSo Connects Inc.

Price (Early Bird expires on Thursday, July 12th):
Member: Early Bird, $25; Regular, $30
Student Member: $15
Non-Member: Early Bird, $35; Regular, $40

Event Details:
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Absolute Comedy, 2335 Yonge St., Toronto, ON, downstairs
Registration: Through the MRIA Portal

Be sure to register early – space is limited!