2015 Speakers

2015 Speakers

Speakers 
Anton Affentranger, Chief Executive Officer, Implenia
Chief Executive Officer, Implenia
Luis Almagro Lemes
Secretary General, Organization of American States (OAS)
Marjorie April, Journalist, Radio-Canada Toronto
Journalist, Radio-Canada Toronto
Louis Audet
President and Chief Executive Officer, Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc.
Alberto Bacó Bagué, Secretary of Economic Development and Commerce, Puerto Rico
Secretary of Economic Development and Commerce, Puerto Rico
Leszek Balcerowicz
Professor, Warsaw School of Economics; former Deputy Prime Minister of Poland; and former Chairman of the National Bank of Poland
Alvaro Baltodano
Minister - Presidential Delegate for Investment, President of PRONicaragua, Republic of Nicaragua
Perrin Beatty
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
John Beck
Executive Chairman, Aecon Group Inc.
Mark Bishop, Co-CEO and Executive Producer, marblemedia
Co-CEO and Executive Producer, marblemedia
Tom Blackwell
Health-Care Reporter, National Post
Terry Boston, President and Chief Executive Officer, PJM Interconnection
President and Chief Executive Officer, PJM Interconnection
Richard Bradley, Editor-in-Chief and Chief Content Officer, The Worth Group
Editor-in-Chief and Chief Content Officer, The Worth Group
Scott Brison, Member of Parliament, Canada
Member of Parliament, Canada
Chief Futurist and Evangelist, Intel
Bruce Campbell
President and Chief Executive Officer, Independent Electricity System Operator; and Chair, Ontario’s Smart Grid Forum
Coordinator and General Manager of Customs, Brazil (COANA)
Jeff Cates, President and Chief Executive Officer, Intuit Canada
President and Chief Executive Officer, Intuit Canada
Michael Chan
Minister of International Trade, Province of Ontario
Elena Cherney
Global Energy Editor, The Wall Street Journal
Simon Chong, Managing Partner, Georgian Partners
Managing Partner, Georgian Partners
Tony Clement
President of the Treasury Board, Government of Canada
Vice President of Research and Chief Economist, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
David Collenette
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (North America), and Vice President, CILT International; and Former Minister of Transport, Canada
Chief Executive Officer, Ripplewood Advisors
Chief Executive, Global Commercial Banking, HSBC
Premier of the Province of Québec
President and Chief Executive Officer, Export Development Canada (EDC)
Deputy Secretary-General, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Nadia Darwish, Vice-President, Market Development, Group Retirement Services, Sun Life Financial
Vice-President, Market Development, Group Retirement Services, Sun Life Financial
Adriaan Davidse, Partner, Deloitte
Partner, Deloitte
Jason Davies, Vice President, Emerging Payments, MasterCard
Vice President, Emerging Payments, MasterCard
Jared Davis, Chief Executive Officer, Precision Frac
Chief Executive Officer, Precision Frac
Lisa Davis, Member of the Managing Board, Siemens AG
Member of the Managing Board, Siemens AG
Chief Executive Officer and Founder, E.L. Rothschild
Janet De Silva, President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Region Board of Trade
President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Region Board of Trade
Marie-Ange Debon
Senior Executive Vice-President in charge of the International Activity, Suez Environnement
Christa Dickenson, Executive Director, Interactive Ontario
Executive Director, Interactive Ontario
Chief Executive Officer, Votorantim Cimentos
Arnold W. Donald
President and Chief Executive Officer, Carnival Corporation & plc
Thomas J. Donohue
President and Chief Executive Officer, United States Chamber of Commerce
Michael Dooijes, Chief Executive Officer, MyOrder (a Rabobank Company)
Chief Executive Officer, MyOrder (a Rabobank Company)
Chairperson of the Board, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
Minister of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure, Province of Ontario
Premier of Bermuda
Janet Ecker
President, Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA)
Michiel Godfried Eman, Prime Minister of Aruba
Prime Minister of Aruba
Minister of International Trade, Canada
Stéphane Forget
Vice-president, Strategy and Economic Affairs, Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec (FCCQ)
Chairwoman, Instituto de Crédito Oficial
Paul Genest, Deputy Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs, Ontario
Deputy Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs, Ontario
Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corporation
Rick Huijbregts, Vice President, Americas Industry Solutions and Innovation, Cisco
Vice President, Americas Industry Solutions and Innovation, Cisco
Sue Hutchison, Senior Vice President, Payments, D+H Canada
Senior Vice President, Payments, D+H Canada
Christopher Jamroz
President and Chief Operating Officer, GardaWorld Cash Services
Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist, Scotiabank
Governor General of Canada
Bill Johnson, Former Secretary of Commerce, State of Florida; and Chairman, Advisory Committee, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
Former Secretary of Commerce, State of Florida; and Chairman, Advisory Committee, World Strategic Forum (WSF)
Founder and Creative Director, Stitch Media
Hannah Kuchler, San Francisco Correspondent, Financial Times
San Francisco Correspondent, Financial Times
Tasso Lagios, Managing Partner, Richter
Managing Partner, Richter
Lucie Lalumière, Chief Operating Officer, supersonic MINDS
Chief Operating Officer, supersonic MINDS
Senior Vice-President of Business Development, Export Development Canada (EDC),
Brett Lawrie, Chief Operating Officer, Brainhunter Systems
Chief Operating Officer, Brainhunter Systems
President and CEO, Invest Ottawa
Cathy Lewis, Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer, 3D Systems
Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer, 3D Systems
Gabriel Lim, Chief Executive Officer, Media Development Authority Singapore
Chief Executive Officer, Media Development Authority Singapore
Betty Liu, Editor-at-Large, and Anchor, “In the Loop with Betty Liu”, Bloomberg Television
Editor-at-Large, and Anchor, “In the Loop with Betty Liu”, Bloomberg Television
Chief Executive Officer, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.; and Chairman, Ferrari S.p.A.
Rob Meikle, Chief Information Officer, City of Toronto
Chief Information Officer, City of Toronto
Carol Melton, Executive Vice President, Time Warner
Executive Vice President, Global Public Policy, Time Warner Inc.
Prime Minister of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique
Alexander Mora, Minister for Foreign Trade, Republic of Costa Rica
Minister for Foreign Trade, Republic of Costa Rica
David Morrison
Assistant Deputy Minister, Americas, Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Development, Canada
Zaydoon Munir, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, RevolutionCredit
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, RevolutionCredit
Professor, Head of Kinesiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
John D. Negroponte
15th U.S. Deputy Secretary of State; Chairman Emeritus, Council of the Americas; and Vice Chairman, McLarty Associates
Allan O'Dette, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
President and Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Marvin E. Odum
President, Shell Oil Company, Director, Upstream Americas
Director General, Instituto Mexicano de la Competitividad (IMCO)
Vice-President, Power Generation Business and Nuclear Operations, Cummins Sales and Services, Eastern Canada Region
President of Israel (2007-2014), and Former Prime Minister of Israel
David Peterson, Chairman, TO2015 Pan American Games Committee
Chairman, TO2015 Pan American Games Committee
President & Chief Executive Officer, Global Public Affairs
Gary Rabbior, President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, Canada
Minister of Transport, Canada
Irwin Redlener
Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Professor of Health Policy & Management and Pediatrics, Columbia University Medical Center; and Co-Founder and President, Children’s Health Fund
Gil Rémillard
Founding Chairman, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)
President and Chief Executive Officer, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA); and Honorary Consul General of Iceland in Montreal
Financial Literacy Leader, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC)
Andrés Rozental
President, Rozental & Asociados; Eminent Ambassador of Mexico; Chairman, ArcelorMittal Mexico; Founding President, Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (COMEXI)
Francisco J. Sánchez
Chairman, CNS Global Advisors; and Former Under Secretary for International Trade, United States Department of Commerce
Laurent Schmitt, Vice-President, Automation and Smart Grid Solutions, Alstom Grid
Vice-President, Automation and Smart Grid Solutions, Alstom Grid
Hans Schulz, Vice President for the Private Sector and Non-Sovereign Guaranteed Operations, a.i., Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Vice President for the Private Sector and Non-Sovereign Guaranteed Operations, a.i., Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
President, UPS Americas Region
Gary Shapiro, President and Chief Executive Officer, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
President and Chief Executive Officer, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)
Jesús Silva Fernández, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, INECO
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, INECO
Executive Committee Member; and Director of European and International Relations, ENGIE
Zin Smati
President and Chief Executive Officer, ENGIE North America
Gregory Smith, President & CEO, InstarAGF Asset Management Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer, InstarAGF Asset Management; and Executive Chairman, Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners
Orlando Smith, Premier of the British Virgin Islands
Premier of the British Virgin Islands
Guga Stocco, Head of Innovation and Strategy, Banco Original; and Co-founder, Koolen and Partners Venture Capital
Head of Innovation and Strategy, Banco Original; and Co-founder, Koolen and Partners Venture Capital
Michael Tang, Partner, and Lead, Global Financial Services Digital Transformation & Innovation, Deloitte
Partner, and Lead, Global Financial Services Digital Transformation & Innovation, Deloitte
Michael Thompson
Councillor, City of Toronto; Chair, Toronto's Economic Development and Culture Committee; and Chair, Invest Toronto
John Tory, Mayor, City of Toronto
Mayor, City of Toronto
Joaquim Tres Viladomat
Coordinator of Integration Instruments, Inter-American Development Bank
German Vargas Lleras, Vice President of Colombia
Vice President of Colombia
President and Chief Executive Officer, BNP Paribas Canada
President and Chief Executive Officer, BNP Paribas Canada
Editor, Report on Business, The Globe and Mail
Donald Walker, Chief Executive, Magna International Inc.
Chief Executive, Magna International Inc.
Paul Warrenfelt
Deutsche Telekom, Managing Director, T-Systems North America
Darryl White
Chief Executive Officer & Group Head, BMO Capital Markets
Bernadette Wightman, President, Cisco Canada
President, Cisco Canada
Cairine Wilson
Vice-President, Corporate Citizenship, Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada
Geoffrey Wilson
Chief Executive Officer, PortsToronto
Matthew Winkler
Founder and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus, Bloomberg News
President and Chief Executive Officer, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB)
Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario
Premier of Ontario
John Yearwood
Chairman, International Press Institute; and Former World Editor, Miami Herald