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CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL

JUNE 10-13, 2019

Program

JUNE 10 - ECONOMY, GOVERNANCE AND NEW CAPITALISM

Presented by l'Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1
BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES BETWEEN THE UAE AND CANADA
In collaboration with Canade-UAE Business Council
WORKING BREAKFAST 2
ETHICS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: WHAT ROLE FOR THE PUBLIC, PRIVATE AND CIVIL SOCIETY SECTORS?
In collaboration with the Ministry of International Relations and La Francophonie (MRIF)
8:30 AM OPENING OF THE 25th EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL

WELCOMING REMARKS

Valérie PlanteMayor of Montréal

9:00 AM INAUGURAL PLENARY SESSION
A GLOBAL ECONOMY IN TRANSITION
In collaboration with l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)CHAIRLouis MorissetPresident and Chief Executive Officer, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)MODERATORRobin WigglesworthUS Markets Editor, Financial TimesSPEAKERSMamuka BakhtadzePrime Minister of GeorgiaMark MachinPresident and Chief Executive Officer, CPP Investment BoardRishi KapoorCo-Chief Executive Officer, InvestcorpAfsaneh BeschlossFounder and Chief Executive Officer, RockCreekSir Martin SorrellExecutive Chairman, S4 Capital
10:30 AM FORUM 1 simultaneously
CRYPTOCURRENCIES: MIRAGE OR TECHNICAL REVOLUTION?
In collaboration with l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)-
FORUM 2 simultaneously
INNOVATION, PRODUCTIVITY AND WORK: THE CORE ELEMENTS OF CORPORATE COMPETITIVENESS
In collaboration with EY

FORUM 3 simultaneously
RAISING THE TRUST IN FINTECH: INCLUSION AND REGULATION

FORUM 4 simultaneously
LEADERS IN DIVERSITY: COMPANIES AS DRIVERS OF INTEGRATION AND INCLUSION
In collaboration with the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion Québec (MIDI)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
AFRICA 2063: VISION, PERSPECTIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR AN EMERGING CONTINENT
In collaboration with the Ministère des Relations Internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF)

FORUM 6 simultaneously
GROWTH OF INTERNATIONAL SUBSIDIARIES AND ATTRACTION OF NEW INVESTMENTS IN QUÉBEC
In collaboration with Investissement Québec (IQ) 

12:00 PM OPENING LUNCHEON
EMBRACING CHANGE
In collaboration with the Government of Québec
INTRODUCTIONFrançois LegaultPremier of QuébecSPEAKEREileen MurrayCo-Chief Executive Officer, Bridgewater Associates INTRODUCED BYGlenn HutchinsChairman, North Island; and Co-Founder, Silver Lake
2:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
HOW IS CORPORATE CULTURE DRIVING INVESTMENT SUCCESS?

3:00 PM

PLENARY SESSION
THE GLOBAL ECONOMY IN THE ERA OF A NEW CAPITALISMMODERATORJacqueline HansenSenior Business Reporter, CBC News
SPEAKERSAnne WalshChief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners

Lady Lynn Forester de RothschildChief Executive Officer, E.L. Rothschild LLC; and Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism

Guy CormierPresident and Chief Executive Officer, Desjardins Group

Jae Sung YoonChief Investment Officer, New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM)

Masazumi WakatabeDeputy Governor, Bank of Japan

3:00 PM

SEMINAR
EUROPE AFTER THE ELECTIONS: ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL PERSPECTIVES

MODERATOR

Amanda SloatRobert Bosch Senior Fellow - Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution

SPEAKERSDoris HonoldGroup Chief Operating Officer, Standard Chartered Bank

Jurgen GerkeChief Executive Officer, Allianz Capital Partners

Bruno ColmantChief Economist and Executive Board Member, Degroof Petercam Bank

Pascal LamyPresident, Paris Peace Forum, President Emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute; Director General, World Trade Organization (WTO) (2005-2013)

Diane CôtéChief Risk Officer, London Stock Exchange Group

4:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
HOW CAN THE INVESTMENT INDUSTRY INFLUENCE THE FUTURE OF BUSINESS?

SPEAKER

George H. WalkerChairman and Chief Executive Officer, Neuberger Berman

INTERVIEWED BY

Derek DeCloet Executive Editor, and Editor, Report on Business, The Globe and Mail

5:00 PM

ROUNDTABLE 1 simultaneously
CHALLENGES OF THE SAVINGS MARKET: TRENDS AND SOLUTIONS
In collaboration with HEC Montréal and the International Institute of Economic Diplomacy

ROUNDTABLE 2 simultaneously
HOW CAN LOCAL BUSINESS SHINE INTERNATIONALLY?
In collaboration with the Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF) Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (MEI)

ROUNDTABLE 3 simultaneously
CYBERSECURITY: THE GREAT THREAT OF FINANCIAL STABILITY
In collaboration with Opportunities New Brunswick

ROUNDTABLE 4 simultaneously
COMPETITIVENESS 4.0: USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AS A CORPORATE STRATEGY
In collaboration with the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en analyse des organisations (CIRANO)

6:00 PM RECEPTION
JUNE 11 - AGRICULTURE, TRADE AND INNOVATION

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1 simultaneously
IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT : HOW CONSUMERS ARE SHAPING THE FUTURE OF FOOD
In collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food CanadaWORKING BREAKFAST 2 simultaneously
ECONOMIC YOUTH AND INNOVATION
In collaboration with RDÉE CanadaWORKING BREAKFAST 3 simultaneously
DIGITAL REVOLUTION AND RETAIL INDUSTRY: CHALLENGES AND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMPANIES AND THE COMMUNITY
In collaboration with the Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (MEI)
8:30 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
THE FUTURE OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Mukhisa Kituyi Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
 9:00 AM PLENARY SESSION
FUELING THE INNOVATION FIRE : THE NEXT AGRI-FOOD REVOLUTION
In collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

INTRODUCTIONMarie-Claude Bibeau Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, CanadaMODERATORKen Ash Director, Trade and Agriculture, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
SPEAKERSEthan Brown Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Beyond MeatClaudia Roessler Director, Agriculture Strategic Partnerships, MicrosoftFlorian Schattenmann Chief Technology Officer, CargillDiane Wu Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Trace Genomics
 10:30 AM FORUM 1 simultaneously
AFRICA 2063: VISION, PERSPECTIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR AN EMERGING CONTINENT
In collaboration with the  Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF)FORUM 2 simultaneously
PLANTING THE SEEDS OF SUCCESS
In collaboration with La Coop FédéréeFORUM 3 simultaneously
THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY: AT THE HEART OF A NEW WAY OF DOING BUSINESS
In collaboration with Polytechnique Montréal

FORUM 4 simultaneously
THE FUTURE OF MEMORY: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND CULTURE
In collaboration with Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
EMERGING MARKETS AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY: HOW TO SAVE GLOBALIZATION
In collaboration with  Global Affairs Canada

FORUM 6 simultaneously
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: THE REVOLUTION COMES TO HEALTHCARE
In collaboration with Health Canada

 12:00 PM LUNCHEON
DIVERSITY AS THE KEY TO EMBRACING CHANGE
SPEAKER
Orit Gadiesh Chairman, Bain & Company
2:30 PM FIRESIDE CHAT
THE NEW GEOPOLITICS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
SPEAKER
John R. Allen
President, The Brookings Institution
 3:00 PM

PLENARY SESSION
INNOVATION AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AT SOCIETY’S SERVICE
In collaboration with the Fonds de recherche du Québec et l’Observatoire sur les impacts sociétaux de l’IA et du numérique

CHAIRRémi Quirion Chief Scientist, Québec

MODERATOR
Jean Lebel President, International Development Research Center (IDRC)

SPEAKERS

Max Yuan Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Xiaoi

Catherine D. Wood Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ARK Invest

Charles-Édouard Bouée Group Chief Executive Officer, Roland Berger

Louis Têtu Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Coveo

Jade Leung Head of Research and Partnerships, Center for the Governance of AI, Oxford University, Future of Humanity Institute

4:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
TOWARDS A MORE INCLUSIVE ECONOMY

SPEAKER

Ángel Gurría Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

5:00 PM

ROUND-TABLE 1 simultaneously
THE FUTURE OF AVIATION
In collaboration with Concordia University

ROUND-TABLE 2 simultaneously
THE RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
In collaboration with the Université Laval

6:00 PM

RECEPTION

 

JUNE 12 - ENERGY, CITIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

 Presented by the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1 simultaneously
FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS IN INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION
In collaboration with the City of MontrealWORKING BREAKFAST 2 simultaneously
OPEN BANKING AND FINTECH: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF DEMOCRATIZING FINANCE
In collaboration with the Regroupement des jeunes chambres de commerce du Québec (RJCCQ)

WORKING BREAKFAST 3 simultaneously
ENERGY TRANSITION: LOCAL AND REGIONAL INITIATIVES

8:30 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
9:00 AM PLENARY SESSION
TOWARDS A NEW ENERGY FUTURE
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)
INTRODUCTIONRaúl García Barreiro Minister of Energy and Mining, CubaMODERATORChristoph Frei Secretary General and Chief Executive Officer, World Energy Council (WEC)SPEAKERSJosephine Wapakabulo Chief Executive Officer, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC)Nancy Southern Chair and Chief Executive Officer, ATCOEric Xin Luo Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GCL System Integration TechnologyMona Hammami Hijazi Senior Director, Office of Strategic Affairs, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince CourtCONCLUSIONDuško Marković Prime Minister of Montenegro
9:00 AM SPECIAL ADDRESS
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)SPEAKERSheila Watt-Cloutier Environmental, Cultural and Human Rights Advocate
10:00 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
SPEAKERKristine L. Svinicki Chairman, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
10:30 AM

FORUM 1 simultaneously
SUSTAINABLE URBAN MOBILITY
In collaboration with the City of Montreal

FORUM 2 simultaneously
THE RESILIENT CITY: CLIMATE CHANGE, ADAPTATION, AND THE FUTURE OF URBAN LIFE
In collaboration with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

FORUM 3 simultaneously
CIRCULAR AND INCLUSIVE ECONOMY: THE AFRICAN OPENING
In collaboration with the Groupe OCP

FORUM 4 simultaneously
RETHINKING UNIVERSITY EDUCATION: NEW SCALES AND ECONOMIC NEEDS
In collaboration with the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
PUSHING THE LIMITS OF SCIENCE TO THE BENEFIT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
In collaboration with McGill University

12:00 PM  LUNCHEON
Presented by Hydro-Quebec
CHAIRDavid Murray Chief Operating Officer, Hydro-Québec; and President, Hydro-Québec ProductionSPEAKER
James P. Gorman Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Morgan Stanley
2:15 PM

PLENARY SESSION
SUSTAINABLE INVESTING FOR THE FUTURE OF OUR PLANET
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

MODERATORSandrine Rastello Montreal Bureau Chief, Bloomberg

SPEAKERS

Jeremy Grantham Chief Investment Strategist, Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo

Sean Kidney Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Climate Bonds Initiative

Andrée-Lise Méthot Founder and Managing Partner, Cycle Capital Management

 

3:00 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
WHAT ROLE FOR THE GOVERNMENTS IN MITIGATING CLIMATE CHANGE?
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépot et placement du Québec

SPEAKERS

Regina McCarthy 13th Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (2013-2017); Director, Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment (C-CHANGE); and and Professor, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Michael Sabia President and Chief Executive Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

4:15 PM

CLOSING OF THE 25TH EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL

6:00 P.M. 25TH ANNIVERSARY'S RECEPTION
Hosted by the Young Leaders Circle of the International Economic Forum of the Americas

 

June 13 - NETWORKING BRUNCH
11:00 A.M. NETWORKING BRUNCH
12:00 P.M. END OF THE 25TH EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL
JUNE 10 - ECONOMY, GOVERNANCE AND NEW CAPITALISM

Presented by l'Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1
BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES BETWEEN THE UAE AND CANADA
In collaboration with Canade-UAE Business Council
WORKING BREAKFAST 2
ETHICS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: WHAT ROLE FOR THE PUBLIC, PRIVATE AND CIVIL SOCIETY SECTORS?
In collaboration with the Ministry of International Relations and La Francophonie (MRIF)
8:30 AM OPENING OF THE 25th EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL

WELCOMING REMARKS

Valérie PlanteMayor of Montréal

9:00 AM INAUGURAL PLENARY SESSION
A GLOBAL ECONOMY IN TRANSITION
In collaboration with l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)CHAIRLouis MorissetPresident and Chief Executive Officer, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)MODERATORRobin WigglesworthUS Markets Editor, Financial TimesSPEAKERSMamuka BakhtadzePrime Minister of GeorgiaMark MachinPresident and Chief Executive Officer, CPP Investment BoardRishi KapoorCo-Chief Executive Officer, InvestcorpAfsaneh BeschlossFounder and Chief Executive Officer, RockCreekSir Martin SorrellExecutive Chairman, S4 Capital
10:30 AM FORUM 1 simultaneously
CRYPTOCURRENCIES: MIRAGE OR TECHNICAL REVOLUTION?
In collaboration with l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)-
FORUM 2 simultaneously
INNOVATION, PRODUCTIVITY AND WORK: THE CORE ELEMENTS OF CORPORATE COMPETITIVENESS
In collaboration with EY

FORUM 3 simultaneously
RAISING THE TRUST IN FINTECH: INCLUSION AND REGULATION

FORUM 4 simultaneously
LEADERS IN DIVERSITY: COMPANIES AS DRIVERS OF INTEGRATION AND INCLUSION
In collaboration with the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion Québec (MIDI)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
AFRICA 2063: VISION, PERSPECTIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR AN EMERGING CONTINENT
In collaboration with the Ministère des Relations Internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF)

FORUM 6 simultaneously
GROWTH OF INTERNATIONAL SUBSIDIARIES AND ATTRACTION OF NEW INVESTMENTS IN QUÉBEC
In collaboration with Investissement Québec (IQ) 

12:00 PM OPENING LUNCHEON
EMBRACING CHANGE
In collaboration with the Government of Québec
INTRODUCTIONFrançois LegaultPremier of QuébecSPEAKEREileen MurrayCo-Chief Executive Officer, Bridgewater Associates INTRODUCED BYGlenn HutchinsChairman, North Island; and Co-Founder, Silver Lake
2:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
HOW IS CORPORATE CULTURE DRIVING INVESTMENT SUCCESS?

3:00 PM

PLENARY SESSION
THE GLOBAL ECONOMY IN THE ERA OF A NEW CAPITALISMMODERATORJacqueline HansenSenior Business Reporter, CBC News
SPEAKERSAnne WalshChief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners

Lady Lynn Forester de RothschildChief Executive Officer, E.L. Rothschild LLC; and Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism

Guy CormierPresident and Chief Executive Officer, Desjardins Group

Jae Sung YoonChief Investment Officer, New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM)

Masazumi WakatabeDeputy Governor, Bank of Japan

3:00 PM

SEMINAR
EUROPE AFTER THE ELECTIONS: ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL PERSPECTIVES

MODERATOR

Amanda SloatRobert Bosch Senior Fellow - Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution

SPEAKERSDoris HonoldGroup Chief Operating Officer, Standard Chartered Bank

Jurgen GerkeChief Executive Officer, Allianz Capital Partners

Bruno ColmantChief Economist and Executive Board Member, Degroof Petercam Bank

Pascal LamyPresident, Paris Peace Forum, President Emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute; Director General, World Trade Organization (WTO) (2005-2013)

Diane CôtéChief Risk Officer, London Stock Exchange Group

4:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
HOW CAN THE INVESTMENT INDUSTRY INFLUENCE THE FUTURE OF BUSINESS?

SPEAKER

George H. WalkerChairman and Chief Executive Officer, Neuberger Berman

INTERVIEWED BY

Derek DeCloet Executive Editor, and Editor, Report on Business, The Globe and Mail

5:00 PM

ROUNDTABLE 1 simultaneously
CHALLENGES OF THE SAVINGS MARKET: TRENDS AND SOLUTIONS
In collaboration with HEC Montréal and the International Institute of Economic Diplomacy

ROUNDTABLE 2 simultaneously
HOW CAN LOCAL BUSINESS SHINE INTERNATIONALLY?
In collaboration with the Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF) Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (MEI)

ROUNDTABLE 3 simultaneously
CYBERSECURITY: THE GREAT THREAT OF FINANCIAL STABILITY
In collaboration with Opportunities New Brunswick

ROUNDTABLE 4 simultaneously
COMPETITIVENESS 4.0: USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AS A CORPORATE STRATEGY
In collaboration with the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en analyse des organisations (CIRANO)

6:00 PM RECEPTION
JUNE 11 - AGRICULTURE, TRADE AND INNOVATION

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1 simultaneously
IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT : HOW CONSUMERS ARE SHAPING THE FUTURE OF FOOD
In collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food CanadaWORKING BREAKFAST 2 simultaneously
ECONOMIC YOUTH AND INNOVATION
In collaboration with RDÉE CanadaWORKING BREAKFAST 3 simultaneously
DIGITAL REVOLUTION AND RETAIL INDUSTRY: CHALLENGES AND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMPANIES AND THE COMMUNITY
In collaboration with the Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (MEI)
8:30 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
THE FUTURE OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Mukhisa Kituyi Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
 9:00 AM PLENARY SESSION
FUELING THE INNOVATION FIRE : THE NEXT AGRI-FOOD REVOLUTION
In collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

INTRODUCTIONMarie-Claude Bibeau Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, CanadaMODERATORKen Ash Director, Trade and Agriculture, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
SPEAKERSEthan Brown Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Beyond MeatClaudia Roessler Director, Agriculture Strategic Partnerships, MicrosoftFlorian Schattenmann Chief Technology Officer, CargillDiane Wu Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Trace Genomics
 10:30 AM FORUM 1 simultaneously
AFRICA 2063: VISION, PERSPECTIVES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR AN EMERGING CONTINENT
In collaboration with the  Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF)FORUM 2 simultaneously
PLANTING THE SEEDS OF SUCCESS
In collaboration with La Coop FédéréeFORUM 3 simultaneously
THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY: AT THE HEART OF A NEW WAY OF DOING BUSINESS
In collaboration with Polytechnique Montréal

FORUM 4 simultaneously
THE FUTURE OF MEMORY: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND CULTURE
In collaboration with Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
EMERGING MARKETS AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY: HOW TO SAVE GLOBALIZATION
In collaboration with  Global Affairs Canada

FORUM 6 simultaneously
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: THE REVOLUTION COMES TO HEALTHCARE
In collaboration with Health Canada

 12:00 PM LUNCHEON
DIVERSITY AS THE KEY TO EMBRACING CHANGE
SPEAKER
Orit Gadiesh Chairman, Bain & Company
2:30 PM FIRESIDE CHAT
THE NEW GEOPOLITICS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
SPEAKER
John R. Allen
President, The Brookings Institution
 3:00 PM

PLENARY SESSION
INNOVATION AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AT SOCIETY’S SERVICE
In collaboration with the Fonds de recherche du Québec et l’Observatoire sur les impacts sociétaux de l’IA et du numérique

CHAIRRémi Quirion Chief Scientist, Québec

MODERATOR
Jean Lebel President, International Development Research Center (IDRC)

SPEAKERS

Max Yuan Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Xiaoi

Catherine D. Wood Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ARK Invest

Charles-Édouard Bouée Group Chief Executive Officer, Roland Berger

Louis Têtu Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Coveo

Jade Leung Head of Research and Partnerships, Center for the Governance of AI, Oxford University, Future of Humanity Institute

4:30 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
TOWARDS A MORE INCLUSIVE ECONOMY

SPEAKER

Ángel Gurría Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

5:00 PM

ROUND-TABLE 1 simultaneously
THE FUTURE OF AVIATION
In collaboration with Concordia University

ROUND-TABLE 2 simultaneously
THE RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
In collaboration with the Université Laval

6:00 PM

RECEPTION

 

JUNE 12 - ENERGY, CITIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

 Presented by the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

7:00 AM REGISTRATION
7:30 AM WORKING BREAKFAST 1 simultaneously
FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS IN INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION
In collaboration with the City of MontrealWORKING BREAKFAST 2 simultaneously
OPEN BANKING AND FINTECH: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF DEMOCRATIZING FINANCE
In collaboration with the Regroupement des jeunes chambres de commerce du Québec (RJCCQ)

WORKING BREAKFAST 3 simultaneously
ENERGY TRANSITION: LOCAL AND REGIONAL INITIATIVES

8:30 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
9:00 AM PLENARY SESSION
TOWARDS A NEW ENERGY FUTURE
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)
INTRODUCTIONRaúl García Barreiro Minister of Energy and Mining, CubaMODERATORChristoph Frei Secretary General and Chief Executive Officer, World Energy Council (WEC)SPEAKERSJosephine Wapakabulo Chief Executive Officer, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC)Nancy Southern Chair and Chief Executive Officer, ATCOEric Xin Luo Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GCL System Integration TechnologyMona Hammami Hijazi Senior Director, Office of Strategic Affairs, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince CourtCONCLUSIONDuško Marković Prime Minister of Montenegro
9:00 AM SPECIAL ADDRESS
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)SPEAKERSheila Watt-Cloutier Environmental, Cultural and Human Rights Advocate
10:00 AM FIRESIDE CHAT
SPEAKERKristine L. Svinicki Chairman, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
10:30 AM

FORUM 1 simultaneously
SUSTAINABLE URBAN MOBILITY
In collaboration with the City of Montreal

FORUM 2 simultaneously
THE RESILIENT CITY: CLIMATE CHANGE, ADAPTATION, AND THE FUTURE OF URBAN LIFE
In collaboration with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

FORUM 3 simultaneously
CIRCULAR AND INCLUSIVE ECONOMY: THE AFRICAN OPENING
In collaboration with the Groupe OCP

FORUM 4 simultaneously
RETHINKING UNIVERSITY EDUCATION: NEW SCALES AND ECONOMIC NEEDS
In collaboration with the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

FORUM 5 simultaneously
PUSHING THE LIMITS OF SCIENCE TO THE BENEFIT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
In collaboration with McGill University

12:00 PM  LUNCHEON
Presented by Hydro-Quebec
CHAIRDavid Murray Chief Operating Officer, Hydro-Québec; and President, Hydro-Québec ProductionSPEAKER
James P. Gorman Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Morgan Stanley
2:15 PM

PLENARY SESSION
SUSTAINABLE INVESTING FOR THE FUTURE OF OUR PLANET
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

MODERATORSandrine Rastello Montreal Bureau Chief, Bloomberg

SPEAKERS

Jeremy Grantham Chief Investment Strategist, Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo

Sean Kidney Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Climate Bonds Initiative

Andrée-Lise Méthot Founder and Managing Partner, Cycle Capital Management

 

3:00 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT
WHAT ROLE FOR THE GOVERNMENTS IN MITIGATING CLIMATE CHANGE?
In collaboration with the Caisse de dépot et placement du Québec

SPEAKERS

Regina McCarthy 13th Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (2013-2017); Director, Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment (C-CHANGE); and and Professor, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Michael Sabia President and Chief Executive Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

4:15 PM

CLOSING OF THE 25TH EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL

6:00 P.M. 25TH ANNIVERSARY'S RECEPTION
Hosted by the Young Leaders Circle of the International Economic Forum of the Americas

 

June 13 - NETWORKING BRUNCH
11:00 A.M. NETWORKING BRUNCH
12:00 P.M. END OF THE 25TH EDITION OF THE CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL