2013 Videos

2013 Videos

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Working Breakfast

Social, Demographic and Economic Challenges in Pension Plan Management
Moderator: Eric Lemieux, Chief Executive Officer, Finance Montréal
Introduction: Jean Houde, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Finance Montréal
Speakers:
Jacques Légaré, Professor Emeritus, Department of Demography, Université de Montréal
Louis Adam, Adjunct Professor, School of Actuaries, Université Laval
Pierre-Carl Michaud, Professor, Department of Economics, École des sciences de la gestion, Université du Québec à Montréal

Opening Plenary Session

The Global Economy: Towards a Sustainable Recovery?
Chair: Mario Albert, President and Chief Executive Officer, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)
Moderator: Matthew O'Brien, Associate Editor, The Atlantic
Introduction: José Miguel Insulza, Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS)
Speakers:
Sir David Walker, Chairman, Barclays
Christophe de Margerie, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Total
Tiémoko Meyliet Koné, Governor, Central Bank of West African States
James Bullard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Forum 3

Rethinking Pension Systems: Different International Models
Moderator: Michèle Boisvert, Executive Vice-President, Public Affairs, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
Introduction: Jean Houde, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Finance Montréal
Speaker: Jeffrey Orr, President and Chief Executive Officer, Power Financial Corporation
Panellists:
Tony Lally, Chief Executive Officer, Sunsuper
Edward Palmer, Advisor, Swedish Social Insurance Agency; Professor, Department of Economics, University of Uppsala
Claude Lamoureux, Board Member and Former President and Chief Executive, The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
Conclusion: Bernard Morency, Executive Vice-President, Depositors, Strategy and Chief Operations Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Luncheon

New Economic Cycle, New Balance
Introduction: Pauline Marois, Premier of the Province of Québec
Presented by: Gil Rémillard, Founding Chairman, IEFA
Speaker: Angel Gurria, Secretary General, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Conclusion and Acknowledgements: Paul Desmarais Jr., Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Power Corporation of Canada (PCC) and Chair, Board of Governors, Conference of Montreal

Plenary Session

A Fragile Global Recovery: Risks and Strategic Challenges
Chair: Hélène Desmarais, Chair of the Board of Directors, HEC Montréal, Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Centre d’entreprises et d’innovation de Montréal (CEIM), and President, Consultative and Strategic Orientation Board, Conference of Montreal
Moderator: John Manley, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Council of Chief Executives (CCCE)
Speakers:
Luis María Linde, Governor, Bank of Spain
Carlos Da Silva Costa, Governor, Bank of Portugal
Jean-Pierre Danthine, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board, Swiss National Bank
Christian Katz, Chief Executive Officer, SIX Swiss Exchange
Shaukat Aziz, Former Prime Minister of Pakistan (2004-2007), and Former Executive Vice-President, Citibank
Jean Lemierre, Advisor to the Chairman, BNP Paribas
Walter Schroeder, Chairman, Dominion Bond Rating Services (DBRS)

Round Table

Pension Systems: The Role of Defined Contribution Plans Around the World
Moderator: Fabrice Morin, Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company
Speakers:
Anna Cristina D'Addio, Economist, Social Policy Division, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Joanne Segars, Chief Executive, National Association of Pensions Funds (NAPF), and Chairman, Pensions Europe
Panellists:
Tony Lally, Chief Executive Officer, Sunsuper, and Chairman, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia
Edmund F. Murphy III, Managing Director and Head of Defined Contribution, Putnam Investments
Edward Palmer, Professor, Social Insurance Economics, Uppsala University (Sweden)
Claude Montmarquette, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Vice-President, Public Policies, CIRANO
Concluding Remarks: Bernard Morency, Executive Vice-President, Depositors, Strategy, and Chief Operations Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec


Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Working Breakfast 2

Water Management: Innovation and New Partnerships
Moderator: André Laperrière, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Global Environment Facility (GEF)
Introduction: Éric Ghébali, Director, International Development, Suez Environnement
Speakers:
Denise Forrest, Project Coordinator, Caribbean Region Fund for Wastewater Management Project (GEF CReW), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
Jose Matheickal, Chief Technical Advisor, GloBallast Partnerships

Opening Plenary Session

New Economic Cycle and Natural Resources: The Challenges of Sustainability
Chair: Jacques Daoust, President and Chief Executive Officer, Investissement Québec
Introduction and Moderator: Strobe Talbott, President, Brookings Institution
Speakers:
Takehiko Nakao, President, Asian Development Bank
Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank
Carlos Pascual, Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, Bureau of Energy Resources, U.S. Department of State
Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President, Nigeria
Naoko Ishii, Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson, Global Environment Facility (GEF)
Concluding Remarks: Claude Lafleur, Chief Executive Officer, La Coop fédérée

Forum 2

Africa: A New Hub for Economic Growth
Moderator: Jean-François Lépine, Journalist and Television Host, Radio-Canada
Introduction: Jean-François Lisée, Minister of International Relations, La Francophonie and External Trade, Québec, and Minister responsible for the Montréal region
Speakers:
Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet, Minister of Foreign Affairs, international Cooperation and La Francophonie, in charge of NEPAD and Regional Integration, Gabon
Youssouf Ouedraogo, Special Advisor to the President, African Development Bank (ADB)
Amine Tazi-Riffi, Director, McKinsey & Company
Arnaud Soirat, President and Chief Executive Officer, Primary Metal, Rio Tinto Alcan
Benoit La Salle, Founder and Executive Vice-Chair, SEMAFO Inc., President and Chief Executive Officer, SMF Energy Inc., and Chair of the Board, Fondation SEMAFO

Luncheon

Chair: Naoko Ishii, Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson, Global Environment Facility (GEF)
Introduction: Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, Canada
Speaker: Jim Yong Kim, President, The World Bank
Conclusion and Acknowledgements: Guy Breton, Rector, Université de Montréal (UdeM)

Plenary Session

The Energy Revolution
Chair: Marie-José Nadeau, Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Secretary General, Hydro-Québec
Moderator: Christoph Frei, Secretary General, World Energy Council (WEC)
Speakers:
Maria van der Hoeven, Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA)
Gérard Mestrallet, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GDF SUEZ
Khudeir Alkhuzaie, Vice President, Iraq
Chris Curtis, President and Chief Executive Officer, North America Operations, Schneider Electric
Bart Demosky, Chief Financial Officer, Suncor
Osmar Abib, Global Head, Oil and Gas, and Co-Head, Global Energy, Credit Suisse
Kenji Matsuo, Director & General Manager, Washington Office, Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO)
Concluding Remarks: David Collyer, President, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)


Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Working Breakfast 2

Innovation: The Importance of Intellectual Property Protection
Moderator: Grazia Maion, Senior Manager, Business Development and Investments, Univalor
Speakers:
Judith Robinson, Partner, Lawyer, Trade-mark Agent, Norton Rose
Norman Siebrasse, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of New Brunswick

Opening Plenary Session

New Economic Cycle and International Trade: Renewed Regionalism
Chair: Joseph Andrew, Global Chair, Dentons
Speakers:
Glenn Hutchins, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Silver Lake Partners
Benoit Daignault, Senior Vice-President and Global Head, Financing and Investments, Export Development Canada (EDC)
Supachai Panitchpakdi, Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Perrin Beatty, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
Concluding Remarks: Yuen Pau Woo, President and Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada

Forum 3

Healthcare and Innovation: The Sustainability Challenge
Moderator: Michael Klowden, Chief Executive Officer, Milken Institute
Speakers:
Kathy Megyery, Vice-President, Innovation and Healthcare Solutions, Sanofi (United States)
David Eidelman, Vice-Principal, Health Affairs, and Dean, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
Alain Larouche, President, Concerto Health Group
Bernard Spitz, President, French Federation of Insurance Companies (FFIC)

Luncheon

A New Economic Cycle, Restoring Confidence
Chair and Moderator: Michael Fortier, Vice-Chairman, RBC Capital Markets
Speakers:
Daniel L. Doctoroff, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bloomberg L. P.
Jean-Claude Trichet, Honorary Governor, Bank of France, Former Chairman, European Central Bank
Conclusion: Louis Audet, President and Chief Executive Officer, COGECO Inc.

Closing Plenary Session

Innovation and a New Economic Cycle: Towards a New Manufacturing Era
Chair: John beck, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, AECON
Moderator: Diane Brady, Senior Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek
Speakers:
Christopher Viehbacher, Chief Executive Officer, Sanofi
Dominic Barton, Global Managing Director, McKinsey & Company
Gérard Lopez, Founding Partner, The Genii Group, Chairman, Genii Capital, and Founding Managing Partner, Mangrove Capital Partners
Marco Annunziata, Chief Economist, General Electric Co.
Conclusion and Acknowledgements:
Hélène Desmarais, Chair of the Board of Directors, HEC Montréal, Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Centre d’entreprises et d’innovation de Montréal (CEIM), and President, Consultative and Strategic Orientation Board, Conference of Montreal
Nicholas Rémillard, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)

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Photo Gallery

Akinwumi A. Adesina, President, African Development Bank Group (ADB); and Co-Chair, 22nd edition of the Conference of Montreal
Irina Bokova, Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); and Co-Chair, 22nd edition of the Conference of Montreal
Glenn Hutchins, Chairman, North Island; Co-Founder, Silver Lake; and Co-Chair, 22nd edition of the Conference of Montreal
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Philippe Couillard, Premier of Québec
Denis Coderre, Mayor, City of Montréal
Joanne Liu, International President, Doctors Without Borders (MSF)
David M. Cote, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Honeywell, and Jean Lemierre, Group Chairman, BNP Paribas
Interview with Gérard Mestrallet, Chairman of the Board, ENGIE, and Éric Martel, President and Chief Executive Officer, Hydro-Québec
Paul Desmarais, Jr., Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Power Corporation of Canada (PCC); and Chair, Board of Governors, Conference of Montreal
Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Canada
Gil Rémillard, Founding Chairman, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)
Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Inaugural Session: Shaping a New Era of Prosperity (Monday, June 13)
Annette Winkler, Chief Executive Officer, Smart Automobiles, and Vice-President, Daimler
Plenary Session: Building Tomorrow’s Infrastructure (Tuesday, June 14)
Plenary Session: Facing a New Global Energy Reality (Tuesday, June 14)
Abdoul Aziz Tall, Minister to the President of the Republic of Senegal, in charge of the Suivi du Plan Sénégal Émergent