Speakers

Chris Messina

Hashtag Inventor | Product Designer

Kat Manalac

Partner | Y Combinator

Anil Dash

CEO | Glitch

Shan-Lyn Ma

CEO and Co-Founder | Zola

Daniel Gross

Founder | Pioneer

The Honourable Mary Ng

Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion | Government of Canada

Harley Finkelstein

COO | Shopify

Jenny Fielding

Jenny Fielding

MD Techstars | GP, The Fund

Dax Dasilva

Founder & CEO, Lightspeed | Founder, Never Apart

Sarah Nahm

CEO & Founder | Lever

Rahul Raj

Founder & CMO | 5&Vine

Tamsen Webster

Founder and Chief Message Strategist | Find the Red Thread

Dr Theresa Johnson

Product Manager | Airbnb

Drew Dillon

Drew Dillon

Freelance | Product Leader

Najla Al-Midfa

Najla Al-Midfa

CEO | Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center

Valérie Pisano

President & CEO | Mila - Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute

Harry Glaser

President, Data Business & GM, San Francisco | Periscope Data by Sisense

Angela Antony

Founder and CEO | Scoutible

Lida Tohidi

Managing Director at Pidari Consultancy | Coach at Pidaar Mastermind

Marvin Liao

Partner | 500 Startups

Maggie Sprenger

Maggie Sprenger

Managing Director | Green Cow Venture Capital

Amanda Outerbridge

Amanda Outerbridge

Managing Director | HarbourVest Partners, LLC

David Nault

David Nault

Co-founder | Luge Capital

Eman al Mahmoud

Strategy and Partnerships Manager | Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center

Nina Stepanov

Principal | Acceleprise

Andrew Ackerman

Managing Director | Dreamit

Aurélie Wen

Founder and Managing Director | Agorize Canada

Cindy Alvarez

Cindy Alvarez

Principal Product Manager | Microsoft

Claude Théoret

Partner, ICE Ventures | Founder, Nexalogy

Jessica Carson

Innovation @ American Psychological Association | Founder @ Wired This Way

Hussam Ayyad

Sr. Director, Programs & Partnerships | DMZ

Alison Nankivell

Vice President, Fund Investments and Global Scaling | BDC Capital

Sylvain Carle

Partner | Real Ventures

Lorrie Norrington

Operating Partner | LeadEdge Capital

Simon Lejeune

Head of User Acquisition | Hopper

Nanon de Gaspe Beaubien-Mattrick

Founder and President | Beehive Holdings

George Favvas

Cofounder and CEO | Circle Medical

Takara Small

Takara Small

Technology columnist for Metro Morning, Tech contributor for CBC | Founder of VentureKids Canada

Isaac Souweine

Partner | Real Ventures

Gillian McCrae

Venture Manager | Creative Destruction Lab - Atlantic

Simon Ferragne

Simon Ferragne

CEO & Founder | TrackTik Software Inc.

Shambhavi Mishra

Investor | Brand Capital, Times Group

Tariq Haddadin

Manager | Techstars Toronto

Sharon Zohar

Founder & CEO | The Big Push

Brady Forrest

General Partner, Enjoy The Work | Co-Founder, Ignite Talks

Margaret Wu

Vice President | Georgian Partners

Jérôme Nycz

Executive Vice President | BDC Capital

Maria Nsoul

Maria Nsouli

Analyst, Strategic Investments and Women in Technology Venture Fund | BDC Capital

Marwan Elfitesse

Marwan Elfitesse

Head of startups | STATION F

Hilary Kilgour

Lead, Operations + Experience | Female Funders

Barry T Whyte

Barry T. Whyte

Strategy consultant | Entrepreneur

Elaine Kunda

Founder and Managing Partner | Disruption Ventures

JF Cote

Jean-François Côté

CEO, President & co-founder | district m

Shingai Manjengwa

Founder, Fireside Analytics Academy | CEO, Fireside Analytics Inc.

Jonathan Lowenhar

Jonathan Lowenhar

Founder & Managing Partner | ETW Advisors

Senia Rapisarda

Senia Rapisarda

Managing Director | HarbourVest Canada

Harper Reed

Entrepreneur | Harper Rules, LLC

Naama Moran

Na'ama Moran

CEO | Cheetah Technologies

JF Gauthier

JF Gauthier

Founder and CEO | Startup Genome

Jane-Hu

Jane Hu

Founder | Nonesuch Media

Ian Jeffrey

Co-Founder & CEO | Breathe Life

Anne-Sophie Caistiker

CEO | Doctibike

Ravi Belani

Director | Alchemist Accelerator

Rosie Atkins

Rosie Atkins

VP of Product | Homebase

Carlo-Perez

Carlo Perez

Founder | Swift Medical

Anne-Marie Bourgeois

Vice President Investments | EnerTech Capital

Mallorie Brodie

Mallorie Brodie

CEO & Co-Founder | Bridgit

Raphael Christian-Roy

Raphaël Christian-Roy

Managing Director | Front Row Ventures @ Real Ventures

Laura Buhler

Executive Director | C100

Pascale Nini

Pascale Nini

Présidente et chef de la direction | ImmerVision

Éric -Aimé Patry

Manager of Outreach and Engagement | Government of Canada

Randy Smerik

Founder/CEO | Osunatech, Inc.

Karen-Walker

Karen Walker

Author | Strategist, Advisor

Jacques Bernier

Jacques Bernier

Co-founder & Managing Partner | Teralys Capital

April Dunford

Founder | Ambient Strategy

Jean-Philippe Sicard

President | Ton Équipier

Nicole Kelly

Community Director | OMERS Ventures

Wes Kao

Marketing Strategist | Former Executive Director of Seth Godin’s altMBA

Jana Eggers

CEO | Nara Logics, Inc.

David Crow

David Crow

Managing Director | Danger Capital

Pierre-Olivier Zappa

TV reporter | TVA Nouvelles and LCN

Jen van der Meer

Founder | Reason Street

Alistair Croll

Alistair Croll

Author | Lean Analytics

Sage-Franch

MC Sage Franch

Co-Founder & CTO | Crescendo

Andy Nulman

MC Andy Nulman

Founder | Play The Future

MC Alyssa Atkins

VP Marketing | CareGuide

Louis-Félix Binette

MC Louis-Félix Binette

Executive Director | Québec’s Movement of innovation accelerators

MC Marie Chevrier

Founder and CEO | Sampler

Vahid Jozi

MC Vahid Jozi

Founder | Yooshi.ai

Chris Shipley

MC Chris Shipley

Author | FUTUREWORK