SIDE STAGE AGENDA

Deep dive and “nerd-out” on specific tech topics, go deeper with experts and senior leaders that will breakdown trends and leave you with tangible next steps you can take to work the next day.

Hosted by
Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson  
 Associate Vice President, Technology at TD
Hosted by
Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson  
 Associate Vice President, Technology at TD

Session brought to you by TD

 


Innovation within enterprise 12:15 - 1:15 PM

Keynote Speaker

 

Sladjana Jovanovic Vice President Payments Technology, TD Bank Group

 

Panelists

 

Irfan S. Daya Managing Director, Technology and Innovation Banking, National Bank Of Canada

 

Matthew Rivard  Head of Strategy & Product Acceleration, Google

 
David Spencer President, Americas, Syniti

Moderated by

Saima Malik AVP, Digital and Omni, Universal Messaging Platform, TD Bank

 

Session brought to you by Fasken

 


“At your Service” – Post pandemic leadership in professional services” 1:15 - 2:15 PM

Keynote Speaker

Andrew Nunes Partner, Business and Technology Law, at Fasken

 

Panelists

 

Nicole Singh,  Sr. Associate, Labour Employment & Human Rights at Fasken

 

Terrie-Lynne Devonish General Counsel with Staples Canada ULC

 

Christopher Gordon Partner within the People Advisory Practice of EY

 

Michael Dennis Partner, Management Consulting, KPMG

 

Kevin Johnson Chief Executive Officer,  MediaCom Canada

 

Moderated by

Olivia McKenzie Business Lawyer, Associate at Fasken

 

Session brought to you by SAP SuccessFACTOR

 


Black tech talent & the future of diversity recruitment 2:15 - 3:15 PM

Keynote Speaker

Andrea Yowman Vice President, South Region SAP Alliances and Strategic Initiatives

 

Panelists

 

Omo Akintan Chief People Officer, City of Toronto

 
James Ayres Talent Aquisition Leader for Canada, Okta

Dean Delpeache Sr. Manager, Talent Acquisition, Fiix

 
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Moderated by

Tyrone Webb, Jr. Head of Global Field Communications, SAP SuccessFactors

 

Session brought to you by Salesforce

 


Upskilling, reskilling, and selling transferable skills 3:15 - 4:15 PM

Keynote Speaker

Margaret Stuart Country Manager, Salesforce Canada

 

Panelists

 

Chris Roberts Large Commercial Account Executive | Marketing Cloud, Salesforce

 

Katherine Isaac Vice President, Service Delivery,  Herjavec Group

 

Benny Cifelli General Manager,  NetApp Canada

 

Lawrence Eta Chief Technology Officer,  City of Toronto

 

Moderated by

Nathalie Scardino SVP, Global Recruiting, Salesforce

 

Session brought to you by Shopify

 


Scaling Black Businesses - Understanding Growth vs Scale 4:15 - 5:15 PM

Panelists

 

Vivian Kaye  Founder & CEO of KinkyCurlyYaki 

 

Michael De Los Santos  Founder of Mike D’s BBQ

 

Olamide Olowe Co-founder, CEO of 
Topicals  

 

Richard Emmanuel Co-Founder Parkfield Commerce – Shopify Plus Partner 

 

Moderated by

Amena Agbaje

 

Partner Manager, Shopify Plus

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