The world today is something we’ve never experienced before, and these uncharted waters are making us ask some big questions. How can we see the larger picture, find sources of hope and realize the power each of us has to chart a better course?
Uncharted spanned a series of thoughtfully curated evenings where attendees encountered critical new ideas and perspectives, were inspired to think differently, and engaged in meaningful dialogue with fellow curious souls.
Each of our events were designed to allow attendees to connect with others and take them on a journey—from understanding where we are, to discovering our shared connections, and charting a new course.
October 29, 2020
How much do you spend on groceries? We have entered into an unspoken agreement with our grocery stores: give us cheap prices and we'll look the other way.
Frances Donald to takes you on a tour of how you play a role in macroeconomics and share stories that might change your life.
Sara Mojtehedzadeh shares why we need to start making the invisible visible if we want to understand just why essential workers matter.
Do you fear AI? Jimmy Ba asks you to envision all the possibilities of a future where machines are built better, smarter, and ultimately more human-like.
November 26, 2020
Do you feel as though you are able to make real change? In this talk, Kofi Hope, a social entrepreneur and change maker, explores the role of the individual vs the community.
Do you know what allyship looks like? Catherine Hernandez unpacks what it means to feel allyship in the body, mind, and soul.
Dr. Khan shares his own story confronting the complexity of infectious diseases and offers advice for people who are inspired to face tough challenges.
February 4, 2021 • TALKS COMING SOON
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Actor & Comedian
A two-time Canadian Screen Award winner, Paul plays Appa on the hit TV show “Kim’s Convenience”.
Lydia-Joi Marshall, Researcher & Health Equity Champion
The Vice-President of the Black Health Alliance, Lydia-Joi is passionate about bringing awareness to issues of health inequity and promoting personalized patient care.
Phil De Luna, Clean Energy Innovator
The director of a $57M research program, Phil’s mission is to help Canada achieve net-zero GHG emissions through developing new decarbonization technologies.
Chenny Xia, Co-founder, GotCare
Chenny is changing how home health care is delivered, creating a more equitable system by leveraging technology and design thinking.
March 4, 2021 • TALKS COMING SOON
Jason van Bruggen, Filmmaker & Photographer
Through his craft, Jason captures the vulnerability of our ecosystems and the people who live within them, illuminating the strength and fragility of our planet.
Gillian Hadfield, Professor of Law & Strategic Management
An expert on the legal and regulatory systems that govern AI and other complex global technologies, Gillian is the Director of the Schwartz Reisman Institute for Technology and Society at UofT.
Ryan DeCaire, Mohawk Language Learner and Teacher
Ryan is working to revitalize Kanien’kéha (Mohawk language) through instructing students at an adult immersion school, and as an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto.