Toronto: Robot-Proofing Your Career

Date and Time

Starts:11/18/2021 6:00 PM

Ends:11/18/2021 7:30 PM

Registration Closes:11/17/2021 8:00 AM

Event Type: Webinar

1 CPD Hour(s)



FREE HRPA Members Only OR Donate $5


Additional Information

This webinar will not be recorded. There is no CPD Code for this event.

Event Sponsor

This interaction session will demonstrate how HR & business professionals can

  1. describe ongoing and recent disruptions to the nature of work
  2. explore elements of work that are at greatest risk of robotization and automation
  3. identify skills that people can develop to enhance employability and value to the workplace


  • Identify 5 game changers regarding the future of work
  • Examine how disruptive technologies, such as AI and automation, are impacting various industry sectors
  • Identify strategies to robot-proof your career and enhance employability.

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6:00 PM Introduction AND Welcome remarks by Mentorship Chair
6:15 PM Presentation
6:35 PM Breakout/Networking
7:00 PM Q&A | Sign up as a mentor (
7:30 PM Conclusion

Learning & Giving back! As suggested by HRPA members and as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, HRPA has identified Indspire and Black Youth Helpline as recommended charities. Should you wish to support please select the $5 donation option upon checkout. Thank you!

Registration Difficulties or Questions? Please reach out to our Chapter Experience Coordinator, Tammy Williams

Speaker bio(s)
Nitin Deckha

Nitin Deckha holds a PhD in Anthropology from Rice University (Houston, TX), a Master's Certificate in Adult Training and Development from the Schulich Executive Education Centre and is a Certified Training Development Professional (CTDP). For the last 15 years, Nitin has designed and taught courses in anthropology, social problems, gender issues, public policy, intercultural communication, and the transformation of work at McMaster University, University of Toronto, and the University of Guelph-Humber. Nitin has expertise delivering learning to adult professionals in face-to-face, hybrid and distance formats. In addition, as Lead of Enliven Learning, Nitin designs curricula modules and facilitates professional development and executive education workshops in topics ranging from gender inclusive leadership, intercultural competency training, cross-cultural collaboration and inclusion.