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#FindYourPossible Career Expo x OVATION Awards Celebration

May 9 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us on May 9 at Hart House – University of Toronto to upskill, network and celebrate.

May 9, 2024 – 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm 

Location: The Great Hall – Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle – University of Toronto St. George

The #FindYourPossible Career Advancement Expo precedes the OVATION Awards Celebration, offering a unique blend of networking and professional growth, catering to communicators at all career stages. It is an event that connects like-minded professionals, featuring inspirational and informative panel discussions, key trends and insights, and how to upskill your personal brand while navigating the job market.

Join us on May 9 to find out who wins the coveted Best of the Best Judges’ Choice Award and the Awards of Distinction. The event will also recognize the Student of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, and honour IABC/Toronto Past President Brent Carey, ABC, MC who is one of the 2024 IABC Canada Master Communicators.

#FindYourPossible Career Expo 2:00pm to 6:00pm

39th Annual OVATION Awards 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Tickets include:

  • • Access to programming of #FindYourPossible Career Advancement Expo and #OVATION24 Celebration.
  • • Hors D’oeuvres and finger food
  • • Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
  • • Cash bar for alcoholic beverages.

Who can attend?

  • • Students and early professionals
  • • Mid management and professionals in career transition
  • • Newcomers in Canada
  • • Senior Communicators

Speakers and Topics:

  • Build Street Cred For Yourself

Chantelle Cabral

Mandy Gibson

Michael Blackburn

Yasmine El Shafei

  • The Power of Seeing From Every Angle

Matisse Hamel-Nelis

Ruth Javier

Sharon Hinds

Pamela Bishop-Byers

  • Make Your Personal Brand Electric

Jade Garrido

Sabita Singh

Kathryn Hollinrake

James Paul

  • Assemble A Personal Board of Directors

Chris Lee

Shar Banerjee

Mary-Ellen Hynd

Gil katz

  • From Entry Level to Leadership: A VP’s Journey

Brent Carey

Kerry Gaetano

Individual tickets

  • • $80: IABC member rate ($90.40 with HST)
  • • $130: Non-member ($146.90 with HST)
  • • $50: Student Member/OVATION24 Judges ($56.50 with HST)
  • • $65 Non member student ($73.45 with HST)

Group tickets (members and non-members) – ENJOY DISCOUNTED RATES!

  • • $525: Group of 5 ($593.25 with HST)
  • • $1050: Group of 10 ($1186.50 with HST)


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May 9
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hart House, The Great Hall, 7 Hart House Circle – University of Toronto St. George
7 Hart House Circle
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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