Failure and culture

Main stage

What does it mean to fail? To some of the most successful Canadians, it is a rite of passage, a stepping stone to greater things, or even a brilliant source of inspiration. Olympic golds, successful businesses, pioneering medical advances — all came about after a series of missteps and countless attempts.

Panel moderator Christina Tessier and panelists Alex Benay and Eric Chan will discuss why it is important that Canada, and Canadians, must be willing to learn from failure if we hope to succeed.

50 days: Culture & process