DesignThinkers 2018 TO - Call for Proposals for Lightning Talks

New 'Lightning Talks' will launch at DesignThinkers 2018 in Toronto on October 24 and 25, and presentation proposals are now being accepted.

The theme for these talks is 'Speak The Truth'.


Those interested in presenting are asked to submit 3 slides representing some of the content for an 8-minute talk related to the theme.

We will be selecting up to 4 speakers to present as part of our keynote presentations and additional speakers in our Inspiration, Strategy and Trends streams.


Submit a presentation proposal here:


The deadline to submit proposals is July 30, 2018.

Those selected to present will be listed on the DesignThinkers website and receive free registration to attend the event.


If you would like to take advantage of our Super Early rates for the Conference (in case you are not selected), make sure to register by July 6, and we will refund your ticket if you are selected.


If you have questions, please email  .