Speakers – Toronto 2016

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May 11, 2016 at Arcadian Loft, Toronto

Summit Speakers:

Morning Keynote Speaker:
Alison Simpson
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Customer Experience
Holt Renfrew

Luncheon Keynote Speaker:
Danielle Martin, MD, CCFP, MPP
Vice President, Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions, Women’s College Hospital
Senior Fellow, WCH Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care

Closing Keynote Speaker:
Shirlee Sharkey
President & CEO, Saint Elizabeth

Panelists & Moderators:
Evelyn Bailey-Semeniuk
VP, North America Storage Solutions, IBM Canada
Jessica Ching
Co-Founder & CEO of Eve Medical Inc.
Anne Darche
President, Pertinence Inc.
Fiona Deller
Executive Director, Policy and Partnership, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO)
Jackie Dinsmore
Founder, FlapJackKids & Principal, Caravel Law
Natalka Falcomer, Hons. B.A., J.D., C.LO.
Co-Producer and Host, Toronto Speaks Legal Advice (Rogers TV)
Founder, Groundworks Firm Commercial Leasing Services
Rheta Fanizza
Chief Business Officer, Senior Vice President, Innovation
Saint Elizabeth
Heather Fraser
Founder & CEO | Vuka Innovation, Inc./Co-Founder of Rotman DesignWorks
Adjunct Professor of Business Design, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Dr. Gillian Hawker
Sir John and Lady Eaton Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Inez Jabalpurwala
President & CEO, Brain Canada Foundation
Amy Dorn Kopelan
Founder & President
Bedlam Productions Inc.
Dee-Ann Lama
Vice President, Central Sales Operations
Xerox Canada
Fang Liu, MD, PhD
Senior Scientist, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute,
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
& Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Physiology, Institute of Medical Science,
University of Toronto
Lynn Posluns
Founder, President & Board Chair
Women’s Brain Health Initiative
Pamela Ritchie
Anchor, The Daily Brief
Bloomberg TV Canada
Vicki Saunders
President, SheEO
Leslee Thompson
President & CEO
Beth Wilson
Toronto Managing Partner and Canadian Managing Partner of Community Leadership, KPMG LLP
Susan Wortzman
Founder, Wortzmans
Dr. Catherine Zahn
President & CEO, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

Honourary Co-Chairs:
Jan Kestle
President, Environics Analytics
Joanne Schram Mealia
Strategic Sales Leader, Canada
North American Subscription and Support, IBM Software Group
IBM Canada Ltd.
Allyson M. Fischer
Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP

The 2016 Corporate State: Toronto summit is supported by:
KPMG LLP, Saint Elizabeth, IBM Canada, Environics Analytics, Hicks Morley, HUB International, SCM Health Solutions, Burns & Wilcox, Wortzmans, Pembroke Private Wealth Management Ltd., McCarthy Tétrault, Cassels Brock, Lerners LLP and Xerox Canada.

For more information about reserving early seats or sponsorship for 2017,
Please contact Conference Director Katherine Leask at
katherine@bedlamproductionsinc.com or call 1-844-552-3130