2014 Speakers

2014 Speakers

Confirmed Speakers To Date
Speakers 
Chief Economist and Head of Research, Instituto de Crédito Oficial
Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization
Chief Executive Officer, The South African National Roads Agency (SANRA)
Colin Andersen
Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Power Authority (OPA)
Chief Economist, Executive Director of Global Market Insight, General Electric Company (GE)
Louis Audet
President and Chief Executive Officer, Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc.
President, Sun Life Investment Management
Perrin Beatty
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
John Beck
Executive Chairman, Aecon Group Inc.
Minister of State, Small Business and Tourism, Agriculture, Canada
President and Chief Executive Officer, Capstone Infrastructure Corporation
Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, GDF Suez Gas North America (GSGNA)
Richard Bradley
Editor in Chief, Worth Magazine
Interviewer, Author, and Media Entrepreneur
Vice President and Head of International Economics, Scotiabank
Chairman, United States International Trade Commission
President and Chief Executive Officer, American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)
President, Canadian Bankers Association (CBA)
Steven Cernak, Chief Executive & Port Director, Port Everglades Department of Broward County
Chief Executive & Port Director, Port Everglades Department of Broward County
Vice President of Research and Chief Economist, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Export Development Canada (EDC)
Ferry De Kerckhove
Executive Vice-President, Conference of Defense Associations Institute; and former Canadian Ambassador to Egypt, Indonesia and Pakistan
President and Chief Executive Officer, Banco de la Nación (Peru)
Daniel Doctoroff
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Sidewalks Labs
Chief Executive Officer, Bacardi Limited
Janet Ecker
President, Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA)
Managing Director and Global Head, Environmental Finance, Citigroup
Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
J. Trevor Eyton
Board Member, Magna International
President and Chief Executive Officer, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
Partner and Managing Director, Toronto Office, The Boston Consulting Group
President, Investor Education Fund
President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Canada
Group Head: Canadian Banking, Auto Finance, and Wealth Management, TD Bank Group; and President and Chief Executive Officer, TD Canada Trust
Chief Executive Officer, Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)
Rick Huijbregts, Vice President, Americas Industry Solutions and Innovation, Cisco
Vice President, Americas Industry Solutions and Innovation, Cisco
Former Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS)
Christopher Jamroz
President and Chief Operating Officer, GardaWorld Cash Services
Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist, Scotiabank
Secretary of Commerce, State of Florida; and President & Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Florida Inc.
Chairman, UK Pension Protection Fund and Chairman Emeritus, United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority
Donald Kaberuka
President, African Development Bank Group (ADB)
56th Secretary of State, United States of America
President, Sony Computer Science Laboratories
Amanda Lang
Anchor, Bloomberg North, Bloomberg TV Canada
Senior Vice-President, Business Solutions and Innovation Group, Export Development Canada (EDC)
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
Vice President, Development, Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD)
Managing Director and Chief US Economist, Barclays
Senior Vice-President and Managing Director, Real Estate Management, Oxford Properties Group
Attorney General and Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs, Province of Ontario (Canada)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Enbridge Inc.
Managing Director, Sovereign and International Public Finance Ratings, Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services
Minister for Foreign Investments, Government of the Republic of Macedonia
Allan O'Dette, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
President and Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Executive Managing Director, Wealth Management and Life and Health Insurance, Desjardins Group
Executive Advisor, International Affairs, Deloitte, and Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Canada
President & Chief Executive Officer, Global Public Affairs
Gary Rabbior, President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
Gil Rémillard
Founding Chairman, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)
Nicholas Rémillard
President and Chief Executive Officer, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA); and Honorary Consul General of Iceland in Montreal
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Manulife
Financial Literacy Leader, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC)
Michael Sabia
President and Chief Executive Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
Chief Executive Officer, Accelerator Center, Christie Digital Systems Canada Inc.
Provost and Vice President, Academic, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
Managing Editor for Canada, Bloomberg News
Chief Technology Officer, Cisco Canada
Kevin Shuba
Chief Executive Officer, OmniTRAX Inc.
Gregory Smith, President & CEO, InstarAGF Asset Management Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, InstarAGF Asset Management; and Executive Chairman, Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners
President, Republic of Costa Rica
Minister of State (Finance), Canada
Minister of Finance, Ontario
Chief Executive Officer, New Franchise Media Inc.; and Board Member, Export Development Canada (EDC)
Chief Financial Officer, Grupo Financiero Banorte
Ambassador of Mexico to Canada
President and Chief Executive Officer, Mitsui & Co. (USA) Inc.; and Chief Operating Officer, Americas Business Unit, Mitsui & Co.
Michael Thompson
Councillor, City of Toronto; Chair, Toronto's Economic Development and Culture Committee; and Chair, Invest Toronto
Director General and Chief Executive Officer, International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Chief Executive Officer, Grupo Financiero Banorte
Chief Technology Officer, Xerox; and President, Xerox Innovation Group
Senior Advisor, Future of Finance, CFA Institute
Senior Managing Director, and Head of Project Finance & Private Fixed Income, Sun Life Financial
Editor, Report on Business, The Globe and Mail
Geoffrey Wilson
Chief Executive Officer, PortsToronto
John Yearwood
Chairman, International Press Institute; and Former World Editor, Miami Herald
Host, CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS, Editor-at-Large, TIME Magazine, Columnist, Washington Post

Photo Gallery

Perrin Beatty, Sergio Marchionne and Donald Walker
Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario
Rt. Hon. David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, with Janet de Silva, President and CEO, Toronto Region Board of Trade
John Tory, Mayor of Toronto
David Johnston, Hélène Desmarais and Sergio Marchionne
Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, Canada
Germán Vargas Lleras, Vice-President, Republic of Colombia
Thomas J. Donohue, President and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Luis Almagro Lemes, Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS)
Energy Outlook: Responding to a New World Energy Map
Shimon Peres being interviewed by David Shuster
Marvin Odum being interviewed by Matthew Winkler
Lisa Davis, Member of the Managing Board, Siemens AG
Shimon Peres being interviewed by David Shuster