General Sessions & Keynotes
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. | OPENING KEYNOTE
The Power of Why
Amanda Lang, celebrated Canadian business journalist, discusses the premise of her new book, The Power of Why. Canada faces an enormous challenge in its productivity gap. The solution is innovation, which is within our reach and can actually make our lives better in every way.
Senior Business Correspondent
12:00 - 1:15 p.m. | LUNCHEON KEYNOTE
New World Rising
Warren Jestin discusses Canada's fiscal position as a strategic advantage for long-term growth and prosperity.
Senior Vice President and Chief Economist
11:15 - 12:15 a.m. | CLOSING KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Crime and Business and the Business of Crime
Go undercover with former agent for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Chris Mathers, as he takes you on a fascinating journey through the illicit world of money laundering, espionage, organized crime and even terrorism. He shares lessons learned from his life investigating crime and offers valuable insights into the thinking of criminals and how to protect yourself from fraud.
Fraud Expert and
Former Member, Royal Canadian Mounted Police