Nov 24
Future-Proofing Yourself for the Future of Work
1 November 2019

In the face of potential job disruption due to emerging technologies, learn how to future-proof yourself. This session will be followed by a workshop that will teach you the essentials of personal branding and professional presence.


Nov 21
Faith and Ethics by M. Ali Lakhani
6 November 2019

The Aga Khan Council for Canada is pleased to present the book launch of Faith and Ethics by M. Ali Lakhani.  The event will be moderated by Iain T. Benson

Nov 20
In a Heartbeat Exhibition
26 September 2019

Aga Khan Foundation’s touring exhibit, In a Heartbeat, will be displayed at the Ismaili Centre from September 27th to November 20th. In this interactive exhibit, visitors meet six women in Asia and Africa who are leading the way to better health for their communities.

Nov 16
1 November 2019

Learn more about the expressions of reverence for Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon Him and His family) from the pre-modern Muslim era, during our annual Milad-un-Nabi commemoration at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto.


Nov 9
SEEING THE UNSEEABLE - Unmasking Black Holes with the Event Horizon Telescope
22 October 2019


Over the past few decades, astronomers have identified numerous tantalizing observations suggesting black holes are real, but the possibility of actually seeing one seemed like a pipe dream. All of this changed this past April when the world awoke to the first image ever taken of a black hole...

Oct 23
Exploring Global Health and Gender Equality
19 October 2019

The Aga Khan Foundation Canada is pleased to invite you to an evening exploring global health and gender equality issues in Africa and Asia. Join us to find out more about the struggles women in developing countries encounter. You will hear first-hand accounts of how Canadian-supported initiatives are contributing to improved health and rights for women and girls to those most in need. The evening will include a moderated armchair discussion with leading experts in the field, including Yasmin Karim, Dr. Shahirose Sadrudin Premji and Dr. Humayoon Helal. 

Sep 19
Spirit of Math at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto
30 September 2019

The Spirit of Math held its annual two-day conference at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto. 

Sep 7
2019 Conversation Series continues at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto with Professor Mittermaier
13 September 2019

As part of the Ismaili Centre Toronto’s speaker series hosted by Dr. Amyn Sajoo, Who Are We, Where Are We Headed? University of Toronto professor Amira Mittermaier discussed how empathy connects to citizenship, identity, and religion.

Child and Youth Mental Health Symposium
Child and Youth Mental Health Symposium
Aug 6
Ismaili Centre Lecture: Faith in the Academy with University of British Columbia President & Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono
9 July 2019

Join us for an engaging evening with UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono.  Drawing on his own experience as a researcher, academic and senior administrator, Ono will discuss how servant leadership can help faith and science co-exist at the modern secular university.

Child and Youth Mental Health Symposium
Child and Youth Mental Health Symposium
Jul 20
Moon Landing Festival
17 July 2019

At 10:56 pm, on Sunday, July 20, 1969, the limits of human possibility expanded when humans first set foot on the moon. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of that milestone, we’re hosting a two-day festival in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum and the Aga Khan Park on Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21.

Jun 30
2019 Summer Festivals
5 September 2019

June – September, 2019 –  The Aga Khan Museum, Ismaili Centre Toronto and the Aga Khan Park was home to three festivals this summer. Bringing together a wide array of activities including live art, music, dance classes, food fairs, artisan markets, tours and a travelling planetarium, the complex was filled with excitement and entertainment for the entire family.

Jun 22
Who Are We, Where Are We Headed? Onstage conversations at the nexus of citizenship, identity & religion
13 May 2019

Dr. Amyn Sajoo, Scholar-in-Residence at Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies, returns to the Ismaili Centre, Toronto for three exciting conversations on June 22, September 7 and October 12 with some inspiring and engaging individuals. These conversations explore the nexus of citizenship, identity, and faith in our contemporary world.

Purchase your tickets for all three events now to enjoy early-bird pricing.