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Student Leadership Conference



Join us for Sheridan’s 2nd Annual Student Leadership Conference planned by students, for students!

The conference is FREE and open to everyone, bringing together Sheridan students from across all programs and campuses to provide you an opportunity to share your ideas on leadership with your peers and learn how to get more involved and engaged in our Sheridan community.  Get inspired, get connected and learn!

Date: Feb 25, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Locations: HMC Creative Commons



  • Keynote Drew Dudley, leadership author and capacity builder, will inspire you to lead and take action. His TEDxToronto 2010 selected to appear on and was ranked by visitors to the site as one of the “Most Inspirational TED Talks of All Time”.

  • Fantastic Food: Enjoy a light breakfast, healthy snacks all day, unlimited tea and coffee and a delicious lunch!

  • Networking Lunch: Meet, mix and mingle with leaders from across Sheridan’s community including executive members, Dean’s, Associate Deans, faculty and staff

  • Leadership Workshops: A diverse range of topics for you to explore your leadership style, develop skills and build relationships

  • Closing Keynote Speaker: Sheridan’s very own - Dr. Catherine Hale, Director Creativity 

By attending the conference you will:

  • Explore leadership which includes being able to identify the characteristics and competencies of effective leaders

  • Discover and articulate their leadership style, principles, skills and preferences and how to use this information to support their personal and professional development

  • Understand how individuals with different leadership styles can work together effectively and collaboratively

  • Practice the skill of networking with members of Sheridan’s leadership community to learn how they can become more engaged community leaders

  • Learn how to get more involved within their community and make a positive contribution which includes building collaborative and trusting relationships with their peers

  • Participate self-reflection exercises designed to enhance personal growth


For those of you who have already registered, click here to view your Conference Manual.



Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to network with students across Sheridan, develop and grow your leadership skills and build your resume. 

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Later Event: March 4
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