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Thrive at Work with Emotional Intelligence

June 13, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Description

Learn 10 critical skills for relationship success

We’re facing a new world of work requiring a greater emphasis on strong interpersonal skills. Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is becoming essential for leadership excellence, organizational development, recruitment and retention, product innovation, and customer experience.

This keynote talk by world-renowned expert Dr. Martyn Newman will explain the science and benefits to having strong EQ. Dr. Newman will introduce you to essential EQ skills and explain why they’re critical for success in the workplace.

No matter what stage you’re at in your career, attend this insightful session and you’ll gain practical tools and techniques for applying EQ to your personal and professional lives, and learn how to cultivate an EQ culture within your organization.

This event is presented in partnership with the UBC Sauder School of Business.



5:00pm: Doors open and registration begins

5:30pm: Welcome and program starts

7:00pm: Reception



Keynote Speaker by Dr. Martyn Newman- Clinical Psychologist; Executive Chairman, RocheMartin Group

Moderator: Tracey Gurton, Lecturer, UBC Sauder School of Business



Newmont Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre
Olympic Village
162 West 1st Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1A4 – See Map



Students: Free

UBC alumni: $15

UBC community: $25


Target Audience

Alumni who are individual contributors, in middle management and executive positions. UBC staff, faculty and students and the broader UBC Community.


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