Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Metro Toronto Convention Centre , 255 Front St. West , Toronto, ON M5V 2W6, Canada

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Event Date Thu Dec 6 EST - Fri Dec 7 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location Metro Toronto Convention Centre
255 Front St. West , Toronto, ON M5V 2W6, Canada
Region Americas

Join this event to strengthen your foresight on the factors that drive change globally—technical, political, economic, environment and social—and how your participation on a board can make a difference. Enormous challenges face members of audit committees for Canadian organizations. This critically acclaimed annual conference is a must-attend for audit committee members and CFOs who work with boards of directors. It also provides a unique opportunity to network with the experts and your peers.


2018 Speakers

Laura Dawson
Director, Canada Institute

Michael Calyniuk
President, MEC Dynamics Inc

Joseph Leuwer
Chief Information Officer, FIRMA Foreign Exchange

Julie Bernier
Assistant Vice President, Compliance and Information Management, BDC

Russell Goodman
Corporate Director, public, private and not-for-profit sectors

Janet McFarland
Reporter, Globe and Mail, Report on Business

Jeremy Justin
Chief Risk Officer and Vice President, Strategy, Canadian Public Accountability Board

Deborah Rosati
Founder & CEO, Women Get on Board Inc.

Daryl Yeo
Corporate Director

Cathy Logue
Managing Director, Toronto, Global Practice Leader, Stanton Chase

Kathleen O’Neill
Corporate Director, Finning International Inc., ARC Resources Limited, Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Invesco Canada

Bill MacKinnon
Board Member

Chris Clark
Audit Committee Chair, Loblaw Companies Limited and Air Canada

Asif Qayyum
Managing Director, Technology Assurance Practice, PwC

Andrew Hanff
Partner, Roland Berger; Robin Grosset, CTO, Mindbridge

Sheila Smigarowski
Founder, Sheila Smigarowski Consulting and Coaching

Christa Wessel
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Clearview

Shaifali Joshi-Clark
Senior Forensic Accountant, Ontario Securities Commission

Jose Hernandez
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ortus

Richard Worzel
Futurist, Business Consultant and Best Selling Author

Carmen Abela
Managing Director, Windreach Consulting and Board member, Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd

Frank D’Andrea
CRO, Hydro One

Vito Camone
CFO Element Fleet Management, Board member EPCOR, former CFO Westjet

Stefan Mihailovich
Principal, Corporate Oversight & Governance, Research, Guidance and Support

Mark Pinch
Associate Chief Accountant, Ontario Securities Commission

Heather Cheeseman
Partner, Energy and Natural Resources, KPMG

Jan Babiak
Chair of the Audit Committee, Bank of Montreal and Walgreens

Laurel Murray
President, Murray Management Consulting

Sophie L’Hélias
President, Leaderxxchange

Alexandra Kindbom
Managing Director and Catherine Evans, Senior Vice President, National Cyber Practice Leader, Marsh

Richard Arthurs
Partner, MNP and Canada Board Chair, IIA

Nancy Russell
Chief Audit Executive, Great West Life

Dan Giurescu
Founder and CEO, Terra Hub

Douglas Heintzman
Blockchain and Disruptive Technologies Practice Lead, Burnie Group

Brian Beveridge
Partner, MNP

Mike Garvey
Audit Committee Chair, Executive Chair and CEO, Kelvin Thermal Energy Inc

Wendy Kei
Corporate Director, Ontario Power Generation, Audit Committee Chair, Guyana Goldfields, Inc.

Salvatore Badali
Partner, Odgers Berndtson LLP

Byron Sonberg
Managing Director, Goodmans LLP

Richard Arthurs
Partner, National Leader Governance, Risk Management and Data Analytics, Enterprise Risk Services, MNP LLP

Gigi Dawe
Director, Research, Guidance and Support, CPA Canada

Richard Fontaine
Professor, Department of Accounting Sciences, University of Quebec in Montreal

Mike Garvey
Chairman and CEO, Kelvin Thermal Energy Inc.

Jim Medeiros
Lead Principal, Financial Reporting, Audit and Assurance, CPA Canada

Sheila Smigarowski
Founder, Sheila Smigarowski Consulting and Coaching

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors

• TD