Wednesday, June 06, 2018

7:00am
Registration Opens
Sponsored By:
Teksavvy
Espresso Bar Opens
Sponsored By:
Ice Wireless Iristel
Business Hub
Sponsored By:
VMware
WiFi Opens
Sponsored By:
Telecon
Breakfast
Sponsored By:
Xplornet
 
8:25am
Opening Remarks
Mark Goldberg
Principal
Mark H. Goldberg & Associates
Michael Sone
Principal
NBI / Michael Sone Associates
 
8:30am
Keynote
Allison Lenehan
President
Xplornet Communications
 
9:00am
Governance in the Information Age
Patricia Meredith
Author
Catalytic Convergence
 
9:15am
Artificial Intelligence
Should we embrace or fear what’s coming?
Rita Trichur (moderator)
Financial Services Editor & Business Columnist
Globe and Mail
Hassan Alzein
CTO, Communications Sector
DXC Technology
Brian Carpenter
Technology Evangelist
Pure Storage
Ian Hood
Chief Technologist, Global Service Providers
Red Hat
Jaime Leverton
VP & GM, Canada & APAC
Cogeco Peer 1
Shawn Mandel
Chief Digital Officer
TELUS
 
10:25am
Coffee
 
10:45am
Cultivating an Innovation Economy
Namir Anani (moderator)
CEO
Information & Communications Technology Council
Robert Asselin
Sr. Director, Global Public Policy
Blackberry
Kapi Attawar
Global Business Development & Alliances
ConsenSys
Samer Bishay
President & CEO
Iristel & Ice Wireless
Victoria Lennox
Co-founder, CEO
Startup Canada
 
11:45am
Lunch
Stephen Howe
CTO
Bell Canada and BCE
Sponsored By:
Bell
 
12:20pm
Keynote
Navdeep Bains
Minister
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
 
1:30pm
Closing remarks
Mark Goldberg
Principal
Mark H. Goldberg & Associates
Michael Sone
Principal
NBI / Michael Sone Associates