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Keynote Luncheon Featuring Ilana Ben-Ari

24 May 2018 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM


Ilana Ben-Ari founder, CEO, and lead designer of Twenty One Toys will be our Keynote speaker introducing the topic "Bold by Design". “Toys are the new textbooks,” says the designer and social entrepreneur. “If we're going to be ready for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century, we need to value play and emotional intelligence, in our schools and our offices.” Ilana is the inventor of the Empathy Toy, an award-winning toy being used in over 1,000 schools and companies that teaches communication, collaboration, and creativity.


This event sponsored by the Canadian Wood Council: